6ACRE III ROUND UP

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  Having established itself as the North’s premium sneaker event, the 6ACRE team opened its doors for the third time...

NIKE AIR MAX BREATHE COLLECTION

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  The NIKE AIR MAX BREATHE COLLECTION is the perfect answer to the hot summer months. In the past, we’d...

NEW BALANCE 998 – SNS RESTOCK

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  The USA-made NEW BALANCE 998 is continually one of the Boston-based brand’s most successful models, and these colourways are...

VANS VAULT X STAR WARS COLLECTION – 4.5.14

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  As much as we would like to bring you this post as if it were floating through empty space...

#THEDROPDATE SPOTLIGHT – VOL.2

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Another week, another #THEDROPDATE SPOTLIGHT. Since, in our opinion, our hashtag cultivates the very finest #OTF, aka On The Foot...

SAUCONY ORIGINALS SHADOW 5000 PREMIUM – SPRING PACK

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  Along with the hotly-anticipated ‘Burger’ edition in collaboration with END., SAUCONY have just dropped a quartet of PREMIUM EDITION...

ADIDAS ZX FLUX PATTERN PACK – SNS EXCLUSIVE – 3.5.14

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  The ADIDAS ZX FLUX has gone from strength to strength this year, taking the trainer world by storm with...

ETONIC AKEEM THE DREAM – REISSUE – JUNE ’14

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  As we first reported a couple of weeks back, cult footwear brand ETONIC are storming back into the game...

LACOSTE X HANON WYTHAM – ON COURT & OFF COURT – 3.5.14

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  The LACOSTE X HANON WYTHAM unites the classic French reptilian sportswear brand with Scottish legendary retailers Hanon, presenting two...

VANS CALIFORNIA CLEAN WHITE PACK

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The VANS CALIFORNIA CLEAN WHITE PACK is the perfect antidote to all of the technical footwear releases we’ve seen lately....

NEW BALANCE NUMERIC – PINNYTOWN

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The NEW BALANCE NUMERIC range keeps going from strength to strength. The first series of models have recently been refreshed...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS CAMPUS 80S PRIMEKNIT – 26.4.14

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  The ADIDAS ORIGINALS CAMPUS 8Os PRIMEKNIT takes one of our most-loved shoes and brings it bang up to date with...

Nike X PIGALLE – PPP Collection – 26.4.14

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  Continuing a decade-long relationship between Nike and PIGALLE (AKA the Pain O Chokolat crew), the NIKE x PPP (PAIN...

NIKE FREE 2014 RUNNING COLLECTION

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  To many of us who enjoy their products simply for the world-class aesthetics, it’s easy to forget that Nike’s...

SAUCONY X BAIT SHADOW ORIGINAL ‘CRUEL WORLD 2’ – 26.04.14

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  First previewed a while ago when we paid a visit to the opening of their London pop-up store, SAUCONY...

NIKE FREE ORBIT II SP – 24.4.14

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We’re not gonna pretend that the NIKE FREE ORBIT II SP doesn’t conjure up strange tingly feelings in our nether...

#THEDROPDATE SPOTLIGHT – VOL.1

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Welcome to the very first #THEDROPDATE SPOTLIGHT. Since, in our opinion, our hashtag cultivates the very finest #OTF, aka On The...

#SNEAKERBOX BRISTOL – 4.5.14

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  An indication of the rising interest and the solidification of the trainer ‘community’ in the UK is the increase...

NIKE AIR MAX 1 BREATHE COLLECTION

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  Set with the design criteria of making something classic, lightweight and breathable, NIKE left their designers excited at the...

Oki-Ni – FOCUS ON HYBRID TRAINERS

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  Slightly out of our comfort zone, the latest in the OKI-NI ‘Styled’ editorial series focuses on high-end hybrid footwear...

SAUCONY X END. CLOTHING SHADOW 5000 ‘BURGER’ – 3.5.14

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  After a few mouth-watering teasers, we finally get a better look at END. CLOTHING’s new culinary-themed take on the...

PUMA TRINOMIC MESH EVOLUTION PACK – 18.04.14

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  PUMA have become adept at raiding their own archives and giving new relevance to past silhouettes in a crowded...

REEBOK WORKOUT & CLASSIC LEATHER SS14 RELEASES

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  2014 is most definitely the year of the Instapump Fury, as REEBOK look to celebrate its space-age aesthetic for...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX STORIES: JOEL STODDART

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  As the ADIDAS ZX FLUX continues its onslaught on the footwear game, the accompanying promotional #ZXFLUX campaign rumbles on,...

ADIDAS CONSORTIUM X NEIGHBORHOOD X UNDEFEATED COLLECTION – 19.4.14

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The ADIDAS CONSORTIUM, NEIGHBORHOOD & UNDEFEATED – MICROPACER & OFFICIAL MID 80s 2014 Spring/Summer Collection has begun to filter out...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS SELECT COLLECTION ‘MEMPHIS’ – SIZE? UK EXCLUSIVE – 18.4.14

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The ADIDAS ORIGINALS SELECT COLLECTION ‘MEMPHIS’ – SIZE? UK EXCLUSIVE pack lands here in the UK just in time for...

SAUCONY X PREMIER SHADOW 6000 – ‘LIFE ON MARS’ PACK – 12.4.14

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  At last, the amazing SAUCONY X PREMIER SHADOW 6000 ‘LIFE ON MARS’ PACK lands here in the UK this...

LE COQ SPORTIF FLASH FRESH REVIEW

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  Whilst the Le Coq Sportif Flash is a fairly simple mesh running shoe, it can’t be accused of being...

PUMA TROPICALIA RUNNING PACK – 12.04.14

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After catching a glimpse of them housed in a glass Trinomic-branded pyramid at Crepe City 10, we are now getting...

NIKE + R.T. AIR FORCE 1 COLLECTION – 11.4.14

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  You’ll have probably seen some of the images and discussion surrounding THE NIKE + R.T. AIR FORCE 1 COLLECTION...

SAUCONY ORIGINALS X OFFSPRING “RUNNING SINCE ‘96” PACK REVIEW

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  The SAUCONY SHADOW 6000 is a shoe that is getting a lot of mileage of late; premium general releases...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS PRESENTS: ERAS IN FLUX WITH GAVIN WATSON

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Continuing the momentum of the recent ZX Flux launch, ADIDAS ORIGINALS PRESENTS: ERAS IN FLUX: a photographic journey through the...

SIDEWALK AND KINGPIN AT THE HTC ONE SKATEPARK, SELFRIDGES, LONDON

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  Everyone in London’s been talking about the new skatepark that sprung up under Selfridges recently, and this video of...

NIKE X LIBERTY LONDON COLLECTION – SS14 – 7.4.14

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  NIKE always cause quite the stir when they collaborate with LIBERTY of LONDON, year after year the partnering exceeds...

SAUCONY ORIGINALS X OFFSPRING SHADOW 6000 – RUNNING SINCE ’96 PACK – 5.4.14

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  SAUCONY are going full throttle right now – barely has the red space dust settled from the US launch...

CREPE CITY 10 ROUND UP

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  This past weekend marked the culmination of four months of anticipation, hard work, and a whole load of pocket...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX 25TH ANNIVERSARY NEGATIVE PACK

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The ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX 25TH ANNIVERSARY NEGATIVE PACK has onlookers scratching their heads: there’s an aire of familiarity to the...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX FLUX BASE PACK – 29.3.14

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  You’ve seen them, you want them – and now they’re finally arriving! As part of the immense FLUX roll-out,...

SNEAKERSNSTUFF ARE COMING TO LONDON

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  When Eric Fagerlind and Peter Jansson opened SNEAKERSNSTUFF in Stockholm in 1999, they started something rather special. Over the...

CREPE CITY 10 – 30.3.14

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  So it’s that time again. After months of legit checks, hook ups and outlet runs, the forum is coming...

SAUCONY ORIGINALS POP-UP STORE DROPS – 27.3.14 – 18:00hrs GMT

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  Available from 18:00hrs GMT this evening, THURSDAY 27.03.14 are the SAUCONY ORIGINALS UBIQ ‘Dirty Martini’ Grid 9000, the BAIT...

NIKE AIR MAX DAY: A PERSONAL RECAP ON TWO FAVOURITE AIR MAX 1S

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  With NIKE AIR MAX DAY: 24 HOURS HONOURING 27 YEARS OF GREATNESS coming up later this week, we thought...

NIKE INTERNATIONALIST

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Just in case you missed it the first time around, NIKE are celebrating the 30th birthday of one of its...

ASICS GEL KAYANO OG REISSUE – 22.3.14

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Seizing on the massive surge in popularity for retro runners in the past couple of years, ASICS have delved into...

REEBOK PUMP OMNI LITE VINTAGE REVIEW

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  Few footwear trends define an era like REEBOK PUMP did the early 90s, and Reebok has just given us...

THE SAUCONY STORY OF RUNNING – EVENT ROUNDUP

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  Last week The Drop Date had the pleasure of attending the opening of SAUCONY’S new venture: an exhibition space...

ADIDAS SKATEBOARDING PRESENTS SKATE COPA

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  Our friends at ADIDAS SKATEBOARDING have been mixing things up nicely between soccer and skating for a while now,...

SAUCONY GRID 9000 – NEW COLOURWAYS

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  END. CLOTHING have just dropped a bumper set of new colours in the SAUCONY GRID 9000 right on time...

THE ADIDAS ZX LEGACY FILM

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  The recent unavailing of the ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX FLUX has certainly been a positive move from the brand, in...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS SELECT CROSS KNIT ZX 500 – 21.3.14 – 08:00

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The ADIDAS ORIGINALS SELECT COLLECTION CROSS KNIT ZX 500 sees our friends at SIZE? back at the adidas drawing table...

NEW BALANCE M576GRS

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The Made in UK NEW BALANCE 576, regarded by many as the quintessential NB shoe has returned for another year...

NIKE FLYKNIT LUNAR 2 – REVIEW

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  Nike’s Flyknit Lunar One was a smash hit – it quickly gained rave reviews and a huge fanbase amongst...

NEW BALANCE 577 – NEW COLOURWAYS

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  The NEW BALANCE 577 is a classic archive running shoe from the 80s, and a must-have in any collection....

THE SAUCONY STORY OF RUNNING

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  SAUCONY are getting set to celebrate its long history with the opening of a new space in London. Situated...

NIKE AIR MAX DAY: 24 HOURS HONOURING 27 YEARS OF GREATNESS

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  March 26th: a truly important date, not only for anyone who’s ever slipped their feet into a pair of...

NIKE ACG LUNAR INCOGNITO – 14.3.14

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  Fans of Nike’s venerated All Conditions Gear division have a real treat coming their way: behold the NIKE ACG...

PUMA STATES REISSUE – 14.03.14 – 08:00

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  After a few years underground, PUMA have reintroduced their top-tier suede-built trainer: the PUMA STATES. The differences between PUMA’s...

REEBOK INSTA PUMP FURY 20TH ANNIVERSARY – 15.3.14

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When we first heard about the plans for the REEBOK INSTA PUMP FURY 20TH ANNIVERSARY series, we had to check...

PUMA TRINOMIC XS850 OG REISSUE – 15.3.14

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  PUMA have moved into the next stage of their TRINOMIC bringback crusade with the impending re-release of the XS850. PUMA...

REEBOK X END INSTAPUMP FURY – CLARET – 15.3.14

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  The Pump Fury is twenty this year and Reebok are marking the occasions with a huge collection of collaborations...

NEW BALANCE X SIZE? HARRODS US574 – 15.3.14

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  To celebrate the opening of their latest retail space in Harrods, Size? have roped in New Balance for a...

NIKE SB x AIR JORDAN 1 – 15.3.14

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  If you weren’t skateboarding in the 1980s, the connection between one of the most significant pieces of basketball footwear...

NIKESTORE EUROPE IMPLEMENT ANTI-BOT MEASURES

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  We can confirm that NIKESTORE EUROPE will be taking action against bots this week. The ‘rise of the bots’...

NIKE AIR SAFARI – SS14 COLOURWAYS

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  Apart from when it releases in its legendary original colourway, the NIKE AIR SAFARI is a shoe that happily...

NEW BALANCE M1300TT

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Another stunning shoe that is part of the Spring/Summer ’14 collection to kick off the year for Made in USA...

NIKE FLYKIT TRAINER CHUKKA FSB REVIEW

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  When we first heard the words ‘Winter Olympics’ and ‘knitted tie-in merchandise’ you won’t be surprised to hear that...

ÉS ANNOUNCE THE ACCELITE, ACCELERATE & ACCENT

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  Still buzzing from the news that éS are back, we’ve heard that the three (re)introductory models – THE ÉS...

SAUCONY SHADOW 6000 PREMIUM PACK

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  After first setting eyes on the SAUCONY SHADOW 6000 PREMIUM PACK a couple of months back we’ve been thinking...

UBIQ X FOOTPATROL FATIMA MID GIRAFFE – 7.3.14

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  London’s premier footwear retailer are set to drop their first collaborative release of 2014 with the UBIQ X FOOTPATROL...

REEBOK INSTAPUMP FURY OG REVIEW

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  Fury seemed to be a theme in 1994.  We don’t know if it’s a coincidence, but Pulp Fiction came...

INTERVIEW WITH PIERRE-ANDRÉ SENIZERGUES FROM ÉS

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  When éS disappeared from the shelves almost overnight back in 2011, many of us couldn’t believe what we were...

NIKE AIR TECH CHALLENGE II ‘HOT LAVA’ REVIEW

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  With Andre Agassi back under contract with Nike we’ve already seen the Tech Challenge Huarache make a comeback, but...

NIKE AIR JORDAN VI WHITE INFRARED REVIEW

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  As you’ve probably noticed, NIKE dropped the AIR JORDAN VI WHITE INFRARED a couple of weeks back. It’s set to...

NEW BALANCE MT580MBK

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  The NEW BALANCE MT580 is a cult NB silhouette and has become a definite fan’s favourite, mainly due to...

NIKE SB X SIZE? CARNABY STREET EVENT ROUND UP

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  Last night saw NIKE SB and SIZE? celebrate the opening of their new space on Carnaby Street with the...

REEBOK EMBOSSED CAMO PACK

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  Reebok had a very productive 2013 which led to them to the top of many end of year lists...

BEHIND THE BRAND: FOOTPATROL – A FILM BY LESTER JONES

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After recently giving us a nice insight into the workings of Le Coq Sportif, Lester Jones from www.idigyoursoleman.com has just...

VANS OTW COLLECTION PALM CAMO PACK

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Following on from their tiger camo exploits on the Old Skool, VANS are dropping another set of print-heavy trainers with...

NEW BALANCE BARBER SHOP PACK

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  For their latest themed three-way release, New Balance have drawn inspiration from the colours and patterns of traditional male...

NEW BALANCE BARBER SHOP PACK LAUNCH ROUND-UP

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  Last Thursday saw New Balance take residency in Woodhouse Clothing’s Westbourne Park store to celebrate the launch of their...

ADIDAS CONSORTIUM EQT RUNNING SUPPORT 93 WHITE PACK – 22.2.14

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  adidas are, to borrow a topical sporting term, on a power play right now when it comes to raiding...

ADIDAS SKATEBOARDING REVEALS STAN SMITH’S SECRET LIFE OF SKATE

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  When you receive an email entitled ADIDAS SKATEBOARDING REVEALS STAN SMITH’S SECRET LIFE OF SKATE it gets your curiosity...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS HAMBURG REISSUE – 1.3.14

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  adidas are really killing it at the moment when it comes to one-to-one reissues of archive classics; they’re paying...

NIKE AIR TECH CHALLENGE II HOT LAVA – 21.2.14

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  It has been proclaimed that 2014 is the year of the tennis shoe, meaning that the big brands exhausted...

ADIDAS CONSORTIUM X CLOT STAN SMITH

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  In the aftermath of the OG reissue and the Consortium spinoffs, Stan’s return is moving into the next phase...

EWING SS14 RELEASES

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  Following 2012’s retro resurgence, we saw EWING ATHLETIC – Knicks legend Patrick Ewings’ brand and brainchild – pivot and...

BEHIND THE BRAND: LE COQ SPORTIF – A FILM BY LESTER JONES

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  It’s been interesting to see how LE COQ SPORTIF has developed as a brand these past three or so...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX7000 – SIZE? EXCLUSIVE

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  The ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX7000 often hides in the shadows of its bigger brother, the ZX8000, but don’t underestimate this...

NIKE SB ZOOM STEFAN JANOSKI ‘TIGER STRIPE’ PACK

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  NIKE SB have whipped up something a bit extraordinary for us with the ZOOM STEFAN JANOSKI TIGER STRIPE PACK....

NEW BALANCE M998CH MADE IN USA

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This year has started  strongly for all brands, and the Spring/Summer collection for Made in USA New Balance features some...

ADIDAS X OFFSPRING RETRO VS MARBLE PACK

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After dropping a six-way exclusive “Pattern Pack” back in October, Offspring have once again joined forces with adidas to bring...

NIKE X SIZE? ARMY & NAVY PACK – 31.1.14 + 21.2.14

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  Nike and size? have had a close relationship for some time and in that time they have delivered some...

ADIDAS EQT RUNNING CUSHION 91 – 15.2.14

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  The ADIDAS EQT RUNNING CUSHION is another strong retro release from our friends in Germany, yet despite being originally...

THE NIKE AIR JORDAN VI TURNS 23

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  The NIKE AIR JORDAN VI is an important shoe. From footwear collectors, basketball obsessives and ’90s kids trying to...

SNEAKERS: THE COMPLETE LIMITED EDITIONS GUIDE

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  Speaking as someone who was personally involved in both this and the first book, when the previous installment (‘Sneakers:...

ADIDAS TECH SUPER SS14

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The ADIDAS TECH SUPER, along with the Torsion Allegra, was most definitely the brand with the three stripes’ frontline trainer...

NEW BALANCE BLUE TAB COLLECTION

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  Four months have passed since the first set dropped, and New Balance are back with their second take on...

NIKE AIR FOOTSCAPE DESERT CHUKKA QS REVIEW

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  Nike’s Footscape has come a long way from its original design and intention, and it has taken another step...

NEW BALANCE M997GY MADE IN USA REISSUE

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  For many of us, we’ve been eagerly awaiting the drop of the NEW BALANCE 997 reissue and now, we...

NIKE AIR HUARACHE LE WMNS

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  This perfectly feminine duo of NIKE AIR HUARACHE LE WMNS are sure to fly off the shelves after a...