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Portland, Ore. – Oct. 21, 2021 – Forsake, the ultra-versatile, Climate Neutral Certified sneakerboot brand and a division of Weyco Group, Inc (NASDAQ: WEYS), announces two new sneakerboot styles for Autumn/Winter 2021. Forsake’s new Men’s Mason Mid and Women’s Lucie Chelsea are stylish updates to fashion industry mainstays: a mid-top sneaker for men, and a Chelsea boot for women. Forsake excels at combining technical features like water-resistance and rugged materials with stylish silhouettes that can take you from city streets to the trail and never look out of place, and perfect for standing up to wintry weather.
- Forsake’s Mason Mid boot for men is a casual mid-top style that looks great for everyday wear, and also provides excellent support and traction for off-road fun. This shoe is fully waterproof, thanks to a full internal waterproof breathable membrane and premium waterproof-grade, full-grain leather certified Gold by Leather Working Group for environmental responsibility. It also features a rugged outdoor tread design, on the brand’s signature Peak-to-Pavement® outsole, full EVA midsole, and a premium memory foam footbed with LAVA XL® anti-odor treatment. The versatile Mason Mid is the perfect blend of fashion and function, equally primed to deliver exceptional style for aprés ski, and outdoor performance for adventures around town or off the beaten path. Available in black, walnut, and gunmetal. MSRP $150.
- Forsake’s Lucie Chelsea boot for women is the perfect shoe for post-ski mountain town adventures. It brings supreme comfort, style, and functionality together in one super-versatile, iconic slip-on bootie. The Lucie Chelsea features a waterproof, breathable membrane and premium full-grain, waterproof leather certified Gold by Leather Working Group for environmental responsibility, memory foam footbed for exceptional comfort, internal EVA midsole, and Forsake’s renowned Peak-to-Pavement® outsole, for stable grip from the street to the trail. Available in black, tan, and plum. MSRP $150.
As a brand born from a love of the outdoors, Forsake is committed to reducing the environmental impact of its operations in a variety of meaningful, measurable ways including Climate Neutral Certification and working exclusively with leather suppliers who received Gold ratings from Leather Working Group auditors.
Forsake is known for reinvigorating the sneakerboot category, creating footwear that can be used year-round for any activity, no matter the elements. The rugged performance qualities of a boot meet a stylish aesthetic and tout an amazing grip and tread, waterproofness, breathability, and more. Its Peak-to-Pavement® philosophy combines all-weather protection, rugged construction, and versatile styling to deliver footwear that’s prepared for whatever adventures await outside your door. Forsake is Climate Neutral Certified. For more information, visit Forsake.com or follow @Forsakeco on Instagram.
ABOUT WEYCO GROUP, INC.
Weyco Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: WEYS), designs and markets quality and innovative footwear for men, women, and children under a portfolio of well-recognized brand names including; Florsheim, Nunn Bush, Stacy Adams, BOGS, Rafters and Forsake. The Company’s products can be found in leading footwear, department, and specialty stores worldwide. Weyco Group also operates Florsheim concept stores in the United States and Australia, as well as in a variety of international markets.