Sneakerheads are drooling over Flud’s Sneaker Tech Backpack and if they aren’t it’s probably because they haven’t laid eyes on it yet. Offering a clean aesthetic, these backpacks not only look good, but they offer up a practical way for sneakerheads to travel with their favorite pair of kicks. The special compartment allows for a pair of sneakers to fit perfectly inside to protect them while a padded laptop compartment never lets you go without your (more…)
Not sure how many people are looking for a shoe that’s a cross between a hi-top sneaker and hiking boot, but maybe the CLAE Robinson Mid-top Hike Runner for Fall 2014 will turn you on to the idea. The newest model from CLAE carries the ability to be worn dressed down or dressed up for a night out in the city with it’s tumbled full grain leather and rich suede upper. It features a neoprene tongue, (more…)
In an effort to always have a source of fire on you at the most crucial times, Flint Laces are looking to tackle an issue that hopefully doesn’t happen to you. Obviously we should all prepare ourselves when going on a camping trip or hike, but stuff doesn’t always go according to plan, so, Rattlestrap decided it was time to put matches at the tip of shoe laces for a last resort effort to keep you (more…)
We are all used to the canvas adorning the ever-famous Chuck Taylor’s throughout their existence. But the Converse x Jack Purcell Cross-Stitch Leather collection adds a sophisticated twist to the legendary shoe. For their newest release, the popular collaboration comes complete with a waxed cotton cross-stitch detail along with the perfect seasonal leather upper that let’s you wear this with almost anything in your wardrobe. The versatile style is refined and built with absolute comfort in (more…)
Unfortunately you won’t be able to buy the Nike x Sneaker Freaker Genealogy of Innovation book from a store shelf, but you have the chance to win 1 out of 10 copies. Only select members of Sneaker Freaker will have the chance to win the book that chronicles the evolution of Nike. It all started with a simple running silhouette from Nike founder Phil Knight and has since grown to be one of the biggest, if (more…)
Growing older means that you finally realize dressing like a man will get you farther in life. Your taste in style also tends to emerge, trying different things on you normally wouldn’t a few years ago. As a result of that you buy shoes from the Cole Haan 2014 Spring/Summer LunarGrand Collection. With three new silhouettes to choose from; the LunarGrand Chelsea, Moc Chukka, and Two Gore, you’ll realize they made it kind of difficult to (more…)
Leave it to the top shoe brand in Nike to introduce a digital ink sock printing process for their very popular Nike Elite Socks. And with the sock game growing bigger than we’ve ever seen before, the customization of a sock is the perfect opportunity for Nike to cash in. The new printing process gives Nike designers the power to emblazon the Nike Elite sock with high-definition graphics and a myriad of vivid colors free of (more…)
Ace Hotel teamed up with leatherware artisans Hender Scheme to produce a pair of custom slippers for the hotel’s online shop. Ace is no stranger to teaming up with well-known artists and putting out quality product. These slippers are at the top of their class being handmade with soft, uninterrupted line of raw leather surrounding the foot and a detailed, thick stitching that holds the slipper together. The leather is unfinished so that it embraces the (more…)
Already changing the sneaker game one shoe at a time, Greats Brand has introduced their newest creation to the lineup simply calling it The Bab. Versatile in design and function, the Bab blends the diversification of a trainer with the style of a lightweight Chukka. It contains features like a HFD (high frequency weld) nylon mesh upper cradled by a custom blended EVA sole while a super lightweight and airy feel are perfect for the warm (more…)
Going forward with their N7 collection, Nike has unveiled the newest gear for Summer 2014. One of the standout pieces from the collection is the Nike N7 Free Forward Moc 2. They’ve incorporated design elements from the great outdoors such as mountains, sky, floral – while also including the triangles of the N7 mark. A new canvas-feel fabrication upper and a mesh cutout Swoosh on the medial side offer an updated look along with added breathability. (more…)
An interesting take on customizing your shoes come’s from the well-known shoe brand they call Adidas. Calling it mi adidas, the new platform will allow users, for the first time, to easily apply any photographic image to a popular silhouette in the ZX Flux to create their own Photo Print shoe. It looks like we’re witnessing the next level of custom footwear and we aren’t disappointed. Look for your chance to have a one-of-a-kind shoe this (more…)
Slippers are made to be comfortable, but the funny thing is most of them are far from it. Starting with the sole, you’ve probably noticed the slippers you bought from Wal-Mart are hard on your feet. That’s because they were simply designed for convenience and not for comfort. Mahabis however was designed for both, and they are reinventing the slipper game just the way we’ve always imagined.
Inspired by the cultures of Scandinavia, Morocco and India and (more…)
You’re in a frenzy because summer means stepping up your kick game for all of the functions your about to attend. Meanwhile, CLAE introduced the Nathan Runner and you didn’t even know it. The likes of leather and suede grace the classic shaped upper, while the ultra lightweight blown EVA running outsole and TPU heel are designed for more than the usual movement. Oh, and adding a perforated toe box that lets your feet breathe also (more…)
With 4/20 coming up, it’s no surprise that we’re seeing brands release their special edition capsule collections to coincide with the stoner holiday. This year, Nike SB is drawing inspiration from a hacky sack as they’re releasing a collection dubbed the “Hacky Sack” collection. The collection will consist of the Eric Koston SE, Zoom Stefan Janoski and the Project BA’s.