Collection Name : Philip John Noel-Baker
This model was named Philip after Philip John Noel-Baker. Noel-Baker was a British politician, diplomat, academic, an outstanding athlete, and a renowned campaigner for disarmament during the World War I era. He won the nobel peace price in 1959.
The shoes take heavy influence from the Double Rider`s Jacket, well known in the UK Rock scene. The sneakers has made gossip among circles and some even call it the ultimate sneaker. Just like a real riders jacket, it features a functional belt, which has a snap fastening. The inner layer features a lining, strong red pig leather lining. With the smooth pig leather and the cushioned insoles, the shoes are a guaranteed for comfort when wearing.
Made in Japan
About the Brand
White Flags is an innovative footwear label headed by Japanese Designer, Tatsuya Okonogi, a former designer of Issey Miyake. White Flags concentrates mainly on sneakers, collaborating with artists from various countries, continuously thinking outside of the box. The sneakers fuse a wide variety of cultures, which makes them able to go beyond streetwear of mode and into other genres. Each model is named and influenced after a nobel peace price winner, deriving the name from the person. White Flags strives to make a better world with each pair of shoes they make.
Below is a guide of how we measure the items. Each clothing garment is laid flat when we measure it.