There's nothing wrong with Nikes, Vans, Jordans, and Chucks, but sometimes you just need to take your kick game to the next stratosphere. Boots, hardbottoms, and casual footwear like desert boots and Wallabees are good for switching it up, but when you really want to show off, you slip on a pair of luxury sneakers. What separates these kicks from their counterparts—besides the price of admission—are the quality and materials. We're talking pony hair, luxe leathers, and Italian suede made by hand in fine European factories— or under the watchful eye of Japanese artisans. You already know Maison Martin Margiela, Rick Owens, and Raf Simons, but there are plenty more ways to step your game up. Here are 10 High-End Sneaker Brands You Should Know.