Archive for: sneakers

  • DC Shoes Rob Dyrdek Collection

    DC Shoes Rob Dyrdek Collection

    Our favourite DC Shoes skater and basketball video faker Rob Dyrdek drops his Spring 2013 signature collection. The range features jeans, hoodies, jackets and caps and favous more subtle branding, nothing too flashy. Available from Route One>>

  • Converse X Stussy

    Converse X Stussy

    Converse X Stussy The union of Stussy X Converse has been been beneficial before and these CVO Mids keep it simple and premium. The mix of suede and leather on the upper of this classic circular vamp Oxford style is hugely effective and subtle detailing like the Stüssy branding emboss and heel tab are killer [...]

  • Harris Tweed X Vans Vault

    Harris Tweed X Vans Vault

    Harris Tweed X Vans Vault Released just in time for Christmas Vans Vault team up with Harris Tweed for this colourful and tactile collaboration. Reworking the Buffalo Boot LX, Era LX and Old Skool LX these limited edition kicks feature Harris Tweed fabric on the uppers and is teamed up with aged metal eyelets and [...]

  • The Best Ever Adidas Trainers

    The Best Ever Adidas Trainers

    Over the years the range Adidas trainers available have been growing and growing thanks to their continuing collaborations with music artists, fashion houses and ubër cool clothing stores and hipsters on selected trainers as well as dipping into their wealth of classic trainer silhouettes for re-molds and re boots. High tops maybe de rigueur at [...]

  • Saucony Bodega G9 Shadow 5000

    Saucony Bodega G9 Shadow 5000

    The Saucony Bodega Elite collection comes straight from the mind of Saucony and fellow Massachusetts residents Bodega. After several previous projects, the G9 Pack puts the fancy GRID 9000 sole onto some old running favorites and applies some premium materials and offbeat colour combos. Available from Crooked Tongues>>

  • Nike SB Challenge Court

    Nike SB Challenge Court

    In this latest TV spot for the Nike SB Challenge sneaker we see Nike team rider and style icon, Gino Iannucci come face to face with 80′s tennis icon John McEnroe. The Nike SB Challenge Court is based on the classic tennis trainer as worn by John McEnroe but has been adapted for skateboarding. A [...]

  • Kenzo X Vans Autumn Winter 2012

    Kenzo X Vans Autumn Winter 2012

    Kenzo have taken the fabrics they used in their 2012 Autumn Winter collection and directly transplanted them onto the Vans Authentic low top. Each pair of sneakers features white laces and white painted eyelets with a white vulcanized midsole adorned with contrast foxing stripe.

  • Sneaker Collectors

    Sneaker Collectors

    This short film from Thrash Labs illustrates the mentality and almost compulsive and addictive nature of Sneaker collectors.

  • Vans Classic Autumn Winter Collection 2012 Video

    Vans Classic Autumn Winter Collection 2012 Video

    This a quick look at the Vans Classic range arriving for this Autumn Winter collection. One of the highlights has got to be the Doren Collection which takes it’s inspiration from 60′s & 70′s flora prints which look great in a late summer early autumn wardrobe. Available from Schuh and Footsylum. The Vans Doren collection [...]

  • Vans Half Cab 20th Anniversary Party

    Vans Half Cab 20th Anniversary Party

    Twenty years, twenty skaters, twenty photos and one shoe, was the premise for the opening reception of the Vans Downtown Showdown Amsterdam. Featuring live music from Ray Barbee, Tommy Guerrero and Chuck Treese, DJ sets from John Cardiel, artist-customized Half Cabs from over 20 contributing artists selected by Steve Caballero as well as the first [...]

  • Vans iPhone 4 Waffle Sole Cover

    Vans iPhone 4 Waffle Sole Cover

    What started out as a limited edition iPhone 4 case which was doing the rounds just before Christmas has now been official launched in the UK priced at a modest £12.99. The Vans iPhone 4 case features the famous waffle vulcanized sole and is available in white, black and pink. Available from Amazon>>

  • Vans 106 Vulcanized ca shoes suede

    Vans 106 Vulcanized ca shoes suede

    This make up of the classic Vans 106 Vulcanized shoe features a rich and sumptuous suede upper aloft that rock solid Vans’ sticky vulcanized soles. Branding is kept down to a minimum with a small tag on the back heel. Available from Urban Industry>>

  • adidas Originals by Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

    adidas Originals by Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2012 Lookbook

    The collaboration between adidas Originals and Jeremy Scott continues into this Autumn/Winter’s collection. Scott remains true to his own visions and takes adidas classics and adds his own inspiring twist on them. The new collection has a 90′s feel about it with references to flower and animal patterns and there is also a new in [...]

  • Best Ever Hi-Tops for less than £70

    Best Ever Hi-Tops for less than £70

    The popularity of Hi-tops hasn’t seem to have dropped off over the last couple of years and with so much choice on the market, it’s possible to get a stylish pair without breaking the bank. Here are our favourite top ten all for under £70. 1. DC Spartan Hi Skate Shoes £50 from Route one>> [...]

  • Van OTW Lupe Fiasco

    Van OTW Lupe Fiasco

    In this latest installment of the Vans Off The Wall TV show they catch up with current OTW advocate Lupe Fiasco. Lupe talks about his journey into making music and experiencing his perfect moment of performing on stag

  • Vans OTW Chris Kong

    Vans OTW Chris Kong

    In this latest installment of the Vans Off The Wall TV show they catch up with current OTW advocate Chris Kong in his native Hong Kong. Chris talks about his how he got into designing toys and collectibles and describes what inspires his work.

  • Vans E-Street Sneaker

    Vans E-Street Sneaker

    These e-Street surf sneakers have a lighter  and more relaxed construction than it’s older brothers the 106 or new era silhouette. They feature contrasting stitching with metal eyelets and Vans branding tag to heel with rubber ‘off the wall’ branding to heel and they also feature a fully removable and washable foot bed. Available online [...]

  • Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Premium Ox

    Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Premium Ox

    These premium Ox  Chuck Taylor All Stars feature a grainy matte like leather upper with a cup sole and a white leather toe “bumper.” A leather tounge tab and white on white rubber heel patch finish off this very understated lo top from Converse. Available online from Crooked Tongues>>

  • Vans Half Cab Denim

    Vans Half Cab Denim

    The classic Vans Half Cab mid top gets a denim treatment which features contrasting fabric shades on the toe, body, back heel and upper ankle cuff. The shoe also features double stitching in the ollie area, padded collar and toe with Vans branding to heel, tongue and outstep. Also available in black. Available online from [...]

  • Crooked Tongues Summer Sale

    Crooked Tongues Summer Sale

    It’s that time of year again! Our favourite sneaker pimps Crooked Tongues have just started their summer sale. Save up to 50% off kicks and clothes from adidas, Nike, Converse, Vans, Puma, New Balance, Carhartt, Billionaire Boys Club, Lee Jeans, Nike NSW, Pendleton and Stussy. Crooked Tongues Summer Sale>>

  • Vans Sale at Urban Industry

    Vans Sale at Urban Industry

    Save up to 45% off selected Vans sneakers including OTW, Era and Old Skool ranges from Urban Industry>>

  • KIKS TYO Girls

    KIKS TYO Girls

    Self proclaimed sneaker sneakerholics KIKS TYO from Tokyo continue with their annual Sneaker & Girl collection which is in essence a series of graphic t-shirts of beautiful Japanese models wearing some very limited edition and rare sneakers. This year KIKS TYO have also produced a DVD which shows the behind-the-scenes footage from their photo shoots [...]

  • Vans Atwood

    Vans Atwood

    The Atwood is a new take on the classic 106 shape and features soft fabric upper with suede overlays at the toe and heel. This mark up features chambary like body with vans branding on the side, tongue and back of heel. Available from Schuh>>

  • Pretty Green Hessian Pump

    Pretty Green Hessian Pump

    This modern twist on the summer Espadrille combines a rubber sole which you would associate with a low top basketball sneaker with a dressy hessian and suede upper. The pump also features  a lace up front with contrast lime eyelet with an elasticated tongue which features an embroidered Pretty Green logo. The sole has a classic [...]