Leave it to Vancouver designer John Fluevog to boldly go where no shoe has gone before.
Footwear in the show Star Trek: Strange New Worlds created by Fluevog made its debut with the launch of the recent season on May 5.
Fluevog is a legendary designer known for his innovative, whimsical, and unexpected work, which has been worn by stars like Beyoncé, Madonna, and Dr. Bonnie Henry.
— Star Trek (@StarTrek) May 5, 2022
The announcement for the iconic partnership says Fluevog “has always felt a strong kinship with those who share his utopian vision of a world free from the conflicts and prejudices of the past,” inspiring him to launch the Starfleet boot.
“Little did he know that these shared values would lead him neatly into a partnership with one of the world’s greatest science fiction franchises,” says the statement.
The shoe really does look like it was made for a sci-fi world, with sleek silver accents and mostly neutral tones.
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His Starfleet boot can be spotted on the officers in the show. It will become available online and in Fluevog stores everywhere as part of the designer’s fall/winter 2022 collection.
It’s already available for pre-order on the Fluevog website.
“Extensions of John’s futuristic Manifold Family, the boots feature soft leather and elastic uppers with a leather harness and a gunmetal finished Star Trek delta insignia at the ankle,” says the statement.
In Canada, fans can watch the 10-episode season of Strange New Worlds on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and Crave.
The series will air on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and stream on Crave in Canada with additional international availability to be announced at a later date. The series is distributed by Paramount Global Content Distribution.
— Star Trek (@StarTrek) May 4, 2022
Additional international availability will be announced later.
John Fluevog has several locations in Vancouver, including one that opened this year in Kitsilano.