Year in Review: Top Reads of 2013

From an FN exclusive with Sarah Jessica Parker about her new shoe line to a Q&A with Converse’s media-shy Jim Calhoun, there was no shortage of insider content on Footwearnews.com this year.

Among the 10 most shared articles on our site this year were pieces about the hottest trends and industry leaders shaking up the industry, including FN’s annual Power 100 ranking and a roundup of the hottest places to purchase sneakers.

View all the buzzed-about articles below:

Comeau Duo Departs Bernardo
The label’s creative heads and former owners sold the company last year.

On Star: Q&A With Converse’s Jim Calhoun
The CEO talks about his ambitious plans for the brand.

FN’s 2013 Power 100
The Footwear News’ editors rank the industry’s movers and shakers of 2013.

10 Best Sneaker Shops
In a crowded landscape, FN surveyed vendors, bloggers and influencers to determine the most highly regarded and authoritative stores in the U.S.

FN Exclusive: SJP Sounds Off on Shoes, ‘Sex’

Sarah Jessica Parker opens up about the TV show’s influence and her favorite fashion memories from the set.

Sneakers Wedge In

The trend isn’t going to slow down for fall, retailers said.

Obit: Joe Famolare, 82
The footwear pioneer and founder of Famolare Shoes died Thursday.

Marilyn Monroe Shoes Set for September Debut

Authentic Brands Group and Will Rich Shoe have partnered for the line.

Top Sneaker Influencers Talk Shop
Five of the top sneaker influencers gather for a candid and revealing conversation.

Adidas Creates New U.S. Model, Becker Exits Reebok

Patrik Nilsson will head up a newly combined Adidas Group North America.

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