Category Archives: Sneakers

Hipsters Run Barefoot

Barefoot running is ‘so hot right now’, that it might knock fixies and wax mustaches off their hipster perch. Apart from the dangers of mashing your feet up on glass, metal or hypodermic needles – running barefoot, is better for you. FACT. … Continue reading

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Adidas: Not So Originals

As part of the Originals by David Beckham S/S 2011 Collection,  ZX 800 DB is probably an attractive addition to the Originals line up. It looks like a Nike…

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Reebok Classic 3D Ultralite

Following in the wake of Nike’s LUNARLITE technology, Reebok has come out with its own proprietary system… 3D ULTRALITE.  Both technologies are meant to be 20-40% lighter than traditional EVAs, but offer superior cushioning and support. The long and short of it … Continue reading

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ASICS: Inspired by Israel’s Elite Special Forces

For fashion brands to take inspiration from the colour and design of military uniforms is nothing new. Elements of military design are found across all sorts from catwalk to high street. Black Watch tartan, associated with the 3rd Battalion, Royal Regiment of … Continue reading

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AIR MARIAH: Nike Say 12, I Say 9.5… and So Do Nike

In an effort to save the UK economy, I bought these AIR MARIAHs in Size. Light in weight, these ‘runners’ almost feel like slippers. Maybe a little too much so. I asked the girl who was helping me for a … Continue reading

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Yo Gabba Gabba x Vans

To celebrate the  Yo Gabba Gabba Vans collection, the show’s co-creators Christian Jacobs, Jason Devilliers and Nate Rogers created five shorts starring each of the Gabba Land characters performing mad tricks Yo. Muno – Muno explores the streets of Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Mash-Up of Patented Technologies

This Chukka Boot is from the forthcoming Barbour vs Rockport collection, which will also include a Cap Toe Boot and Plain Toe Boot. I think they all look great; light-years away from Rockport’s usual pensioner shoes.  They somehow blend the signature qualities of … Continue reading

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