"Knowledge Wisdom Truth"
These three words sum up The Robert Graham apparel and now, footwear collection for men. Beyond creating exquisite and intricately detailed fashions and shoes for men, Robert Stock is passionate about the diverse cultures that influence us all. These influences and inspirations gave birth to the phrase Knowledge Wisdom Truth. This message is sewn into each and every Robert Graham men´s apparel garment, sometimes hidden and sometimes obvious. As each fashion design is unique, so is the meaning behind Knowledge Wisdom Truth. These three words conjure different and unique meanings to each individual who reads them. Like art, the definition evolves and changes with what is special to each observer.
First came the Robert Graham shirt from Robert Stock, then the buzz, and more shirts, and a groundswell of fans and admirers for Robert Graham apparel. And that was just the beginning. And now, the brand that has captivated consumers with its colorful, eclectically styled men´s woven shirts has extended its reach into a range of other categories including knitwear, pants, shorts, jackets, socks and now footwear for men.
With Robert Stock’s attention to exquisite brand design and craftsmanship, the Robert Graham Footwear Collection is driven by a philosophy that demands extraordinary attention to detail in order to deliver footwear qualities which are highly prized by connoisseurs of the fine life. Explosions and combinations of richly colored neutrals are juxtaposed with bright cobalt blues and reds and greens. It is a singular aesthetic which is cultivating devout followers who appreciate each Robert Graham shoe they own as if they were wearable pieces of art. Luxurious Italian leathers and character rich suedes and wools combine make distinctive impressions on the footwear collector. Bench made footwear with hand burnished uppers and eclectic details provide an unexpected but welcome departure from classic silhouettes.
Robert Stock explains that the emotions he experiences when designing for Robert Graham men´s apparel and shoes are the same emotions people have when wearing Robert Graham. Stock explains, ¨Expressing yourself without reservation, without explanation, just feeling confident. Enjoying a life well lived.”