Today Jack Erwin, an upper-end male shoe ecommerce play, announced that it has raised a $2 million Series A led by Crosslink Capital. The funding event was participated in by Shasta Ventures and Menlo Ventures.

Just as technology and politics are finding themselves increasingly intertwined, so too are technology and fashion becoming increasingly close. I find this personally unnerving as I know essentially as much about fashion as do most politicos, but the crossover is a reality.