Tennis players and non-tennis players alike will likely recognize the classic court shoes KSwiss has produced since the ’60s. Founded in Los Angeles in 1966 by two brothers living the American dream, KSwiss came about from the inspiration of leather ski boots to create the first all-leather tennis shoe. Since, the 5 stripes and leather comfort have become the signature trait for the brand. Evolving over the years, KSwiss continues to produce some of the most comfortable shoes on the market while still competing to be produce the highest quality performance tennis shoe.
KSwiss — an All-American Heritage Tennis Brand
the KSWISS shoe vault including shoes worn by the Woodies at the 2000 French Open
KSwiss maintains its reputation based on quality products loved by tennis players around the world. And it doesn’t hurt that two of the best doubles teams in the history of our sport have spent their tenure playing under the KSwiss brand. Between the Woodies and the Bryan Brothers, KSwiss has provided shoes for more than a handful of Grand Slam titles. With the Bryan Brothers winning their 100th title this year, who better than to represent this American Heritage Tennis brand?! This California court brand isn’t stopping there and promises to continue to provide us tennis players with high performing shoes.
The temps are rising and summer is here, which means the fashionistas are out and about making their style statements on the courts. Maybe you are making the trip across the pond to enjoy some tennis with the Queen or maybe you are just getting the ladies together for a Wimbledon Whites party at the club or wanting to look on trend this year. Either way, we have some wicked white outfits for you to check out to keep your style in check this summer. While white is definitely in this season and look great on the court, one of our favorite things to do is pair our white looks with some colorful pops of accessories — so check out our White Hot looks!
As Tennis Warehouse playtesters, we playtest a handful of shoes…to say the least. So I like to think we know a thing or two about what makes a shoe great. But after the playtests are over, the real test of a shoe comes down to what the playtesters are wearing when they can wear any shoe of their choosing. So as we have had a week or two without any playtests on our feet, it’s been interesting to see how many of us have been wearing our KSwiss Ultra Express shoes. Continue reading →