Hudson is a London based company whose mission is to make innovative, directional Mens footwear. For them – quality, form and great design are the cornerstones of thier philosophy. They are not afraid to experiment with new techniques, leathers and technology always trying to innovate and push boundaries. Often imitated never rivaled Hudson shoes cannot be replicated as it is the painstaking attention to detail which makes them unique. Hudson have grown over the last decade by staying true to their roots ensuring that they are the footwear brand of choice for the style conscious, forward thinking man of today.
Hudson was launched in 1990 after spotting a gap in the market for well priced directional men’s footwear. At that time its creators were working with a Mens factory in Italy who understood the ethos behind the shoes and are still realizing their designs to this day. By working in Italy they have been able to tap into the abundance of new leathers and shoe making advancements enabling us to be innovative and experimental whilst always ensuring the highest quality. The design team travel the globe and visit the factories on a regular basis constantly developing new collections to keep the ranges fresh and pioneering. Over the last decade the brand has continued to evolve but has stayed true to its roots.
In 2002 Hudson collaborated with Paul Weller on a unique collection that became known as Chrome by Hudson. That same year Hudson shoes were voted Maxim magazines “Best Mens Footwear Brand.” With the launch of H by Hudson in 2004 the brand has continued to grow in popularity and diversity securing its reputation as a leader in Mens contemporary footwear. Hudson shoes always looks to innovate, not imitate.
Launched in 2004 H by Hudson is their errant younger brother, pioneering, subversive and rebellious. H by Hudson offers affordable innovative footwear whilst echoing the Hudson philosophy. Picking up trends and giving them thier own idiosyncratic twist they are heavily influenced by youth culture and music both past and present. With H they offer an eclectic product mix from the much imitated modern day espadrille to sharp formals. With their finger on the pulse, H by Hudson shoes can be expected to lead the way in footwear trends ensuring the ongoing success of this fast moving brand.