VANS SYNDICATE X ODD FUTURE PACK – 19.7.14

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  The VANS SYNDICATE X ODD FUTURE PACK is something slightly different from Vans this summer, but that’s not to...

ADIDAS EDBERG 86 – OG & WIMBLEDON – REVIEW

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  With some brands beginning to run out of steam in their retro runner archive, tennis shoes appear to be...

PUMA BRASIL REISSUE

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  The curtain is coming down on Copacabana beach after the end of the summer’s footballing festivities but PUMA are refusing to...

PUMA GV SPECIAL EXOTIC – AVAILABLE NOW

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  PUMA push on with their ‘A Touch of Class’ campaign, following up last month’s release of the Court Star...

SUPRA x HANON OWEN ‘WHISKY GOLD’ & OWEN MID ‘ANGEL’S SHARE’

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  Skate brand SUPRA have teamed up with Scottish heavyweights HANON for a collaborative project with an alcoholic theme. Taking...

HOUSE OF VANS LONDON

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  Today sees the reveal of a very exciting new project from the brand with the original waffle sole: the...

VANS VAULT x PEANUTS COLLECTION – AVAILABLE NOW

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  VANS VAULT have been industrious with their capsule collections this year having produced graphic-heavy collaborations with the Star Wars...

FOOTPATROL X NIKE AIR HUARACHE LIGHT – CONCRETE – 18.7.14

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  After a week’s worth of greyscale teasers involving lead balloons and U.S. patent documents that turned every one of...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS MI ZX FLUX – AN INTRODUCTION

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  Following on from the huge success of the ZX Flux, the good people with the Three Stripes are hitting...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX FLUX WMNS WEAVE PACK

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  The past few months have seen ADIDAS ORIGINALS treat the ZX FLUX silhouette to an array of uppers and...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX FLUX WMNS PRINT PACK

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    ADIDAS ORIGINALS’ latest drop is certainly not for the faint-hearted and far from subtle, but it’s the summer...

NIKEiD – KOBE 9 ELITE LOW iD

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  Hopefully you’ve already seen our last NIKEiD feature over here, where we explored the world of classic colourways across...

SAUCONY ORIGINALS – CAVITY PACK – JULY 2014

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  Kicking their AW14 campaign off with with a dental-themed double drop, SAUCONY ORIGINALS present the ‘CAVITY PACK’. Made up...

SAUCONY X OFFSPRING SHADOW 6000 – EUROPEAN RELEASE – 12.7.14

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

REEBOK x CROOKED TONGUES INSTAPUMP FURY – 5.7.14

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  The REEBOK x CROOKED TONGUES INSTAPUMP FURY takes one of our favourite technical shoes ever and carefully rolls it...

NIKE LUNAR TRAINER 1 – AVAILABLE NOW

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  The NIKE LUNAR TRAINER 1 is a technical-looking member of the Nike Lunar family – and ticks all the...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS CONSORTIUM X FOOTPATROL EDBERG 86 LAUNCH EVENT ROUNDUP

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  It’s been four years since ADIDAS ORIGINALS CONSORTIUM and FOOTPATROL last came together to produce a shoe, so a...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS STAN SMITH SUEDE PACK – JULY 2014

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  The ADIDAS ORIGINALS STAN SMITH SUEDE PACK takes one of our favourite shapes of all-time and covers it in...

NIKE LUNARSPEED MARIAH HYPER COBALT – JULY 14

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  The NIKE LUNARSPEED MARIAH HYPER COBALT follows up on the good news that the Nike Mariah has recently returned...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS CONSORTIUM X FOOTPATROL EDBERG 86 – 28.6.14

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  Another special summer surprise from our friends with the Three Stripes, the ADIDAS ORIGINALS CONSORTIUM X FOOTPATROL EDBERG 86 is...

PUMA COURT STAR REISSUE – 4.7.14

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  The PUMA COURT STAR will have some people simply labelling it as another tennis classic from the archives, but...

REEBOK X SNEAKERSNSTUFF INSTAPUMP FURY OG – A SHOE ABOUT SOMETHING – 28.6.14

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  This REEBOK X SNEAKERSNSTUFF INSTAPUMP FURY OG is going to be a popular shoe out of the forthcoming Reebok...

NIKEiD – THE WORLD OF CLASSIC COLOURWAYS

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  When NIKEiD first launched in 1999, we were genuinely excited at the news: create any Nike shoe, using an...

PUMA TRINOMIC FLURO MESH EVOLUTION – DISC BLAZE – REVIEW

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  To say World Cup fever is in full effect this summer is an understatement, and the footwear tie-ins are...

NIKE GENEALOGY OF INNOVATION

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  The NIKE GENEALOGY OF INNOVATION website is a mindblowing experience – and something that’s going to need a bit...

URBAN INDUSTRY #UIGRID – THE DROP DATE TOP TEN SALE PICKS

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With the Summer Sales now in full flow, the URBAN INDUSTRY crew invited us to pick our Top Ten from...

PUMA R698 SAHARA & XS850 INNER CITY – WILDERNESS PACK – 21.6.14

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  The PUMA R698 ‘SAHARA’ & XS850 ‘INNER CITY’ WILDERNESS PACK double set shows yet again just how skilled the SIZE?...

ADIDAS ADIZERO PRIME BOOST – REVIEW

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  It’s safe to say that so far, ADIDAS has been the brand of 2014. Unless you’ve been living under...

NIKELAB LAUNCH EVENT ROUNDUP

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  With only a mysterious, laser-heavy invitation to go on, The Drop Date made our way down to Bateman’s Row...

ADIDAS CONSORTIUM PRIMEKNIT STAN SMITH – 14.6.14

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  The ADIDAS CONSORTIUM PRIMEKNIT STAN SMITH continues the strong campaign to bring the well-loved tennis classic up to date....

NIKE MERCURIAL COLLECTION – 12.6.14

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  The Swoosh’s off-field football plans have just been turned up a notch with the announcement of the enormous NIKE...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS BATTLE PACK – AVAILABLE NOW

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As part of the ‘#allIn or Nothing‘ campaign, the ADIDAS ORIGINALS BATTLE PACK consists of five iconic silhouettes, rendered in...

NIKE AIR MAX 93 – MENTHOL & CITRUS RETROS

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  What can you say about the NIKE AIR MAX 93 that hasn’t been said elsewhere recently? Unfairly underrated, especially...

VANS VAULT X STÜSSY COLLECTION – 6.6.14

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  A welcome addition to this summer’s selections, the VANS VAULT X STÜSSY COLLECTION truly represents the best of both...

SAUCONY X SOLEBOX THE GREEN LUCANID SHADOW 5000 – 7.6.14

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  The first part of this bangin’ Saucony release came out last year – and the second half looks just...

ADIDAS SKATE COPA JAM – 7.6.14

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  With the start of the World Cup just nine days away, ADIDAS are really starting to ramp up their...

NIKE SB X AIR JORDAN 1 BY LANCE MOUNTAIN – 7.6.14

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  The NIKE SB X AIR JORDAN 1 BY LANCE MOUNTAIN continues the skate and basketball crossover seen with the...

NIKE RISK YOUR SOLE ROUNDUP – PHENOMENAL HOUSE

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  Popping up at the bottom of London’s New Oxford Street with a flurry of high-profile, star-studded events over the...

SNEAKERSNSTUFF LONDON LAUNCH ROUND-UP

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  Unless you’ve been hiding under a shoebox recently, you’ll probably be aware that our friends at SNEAKERSNSTUFF opened their...

PUMA TRINOMIC FLURO MESH EVOLUTION PACK – 21.6.14

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  The PUMA TRINOMIC FLURO MESH EVOLUTION PACK is a definite head-turner and a perfect antidote to the grey skies...

CONVERSE ANNOUNCE THE ICONIC WEAPON COLLECTION

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  Earlier this month, CONVERSE UK announced the return of the much-loved CONVERSE WEAPON collection: one of the most important...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS SELECT COLLECTION CENTAUR RAYLEIGH SIZE? UK EXCLUSIVE – 30.5.14

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  Our friends at SIZE? continue with the exclusive treats – and this week’s offering is as good as ever....

SNEAKERSNSTUFF LONDON | OPENING MAY 30TH

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  Summer’s about to kick off here (although you wouldn’t know it, looking at the rain outside) and what better...

DIADORA X HANON SHOP N.9000 | THE SATURDAY SPECIAL | 31.5.14

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  This Saturday 31.5.14, sees the release of the DIADORA X HANON SHOP N.9000 ‘THE SATURDAY SPECIAL’ – people from the...

NIKE RISK YOUR SOLE TOURNAMENT | MAY 22ND–25TH

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  RISK YOUR SOLE sees our friends at NIKE put London’s lead sneaker retailers and legends of the industry head-to-head...

PUMA AW14 PREVIEW

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  Recently, we checked out some highlights from the forthcoming PUMA AW14 footwear range, and believe us when we say there’s...

LE COQ SPORTIF AW14 PREVIEW

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  Last week, we at The Drop Date caught a little look at the forthcoming AW14 range from LE COQ...

NIKE MAGISTA COLLECTION – AVAILABLE NOW

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  The Swoosh’s off-field football activities have just been pushed into overdrive with the announcement of the enormous NIKE MAGISTA...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS SELECT COLLECTION ‘TOURNAMENT EDITION’ – 23.5.14

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  SIZE? and ADIDAS ORIGINALS continue their strong partnership, dubbed the ‘Select Collection’, with the forthcoming release of the ‘TOURNAMENT...

NIKE X SIZE? AIR MAX 93 ‘METALS’ PACK – 30.5.14

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  SIZE? has had quite a lot to do with the AIR MAX 93, with its string of exclusive colour-ups...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX FLUX WITH MIADIDAS – AUGUST 2014

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  The forthcoming ADIDAS ORIGINALS ZX FLUX MIADIDAS project from our friends with the three stripes is definitely a game...

#UIOTF – URBAN INDUSTRY ON THE FOOT #004 – ASICS

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  URBAN INDUSTRY have come through with the fourth instalment of their #UIOTF feature (Urban Industry On the Foot) and...

SNEAKER FREAKER: WHAT IS THE REAL COST OF MAKING A SNEAKER?

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  With so much information being shared and so many new articles continually being published online, it’s always a treat...

LE COQ SPORTIF R1000 SS14 COLOURS – REVIEW

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  Since being let out of the archive last year, the LE COQ SPORTIF R1000 has blessed the feet of...

NIKE AIR MAX 90 EM NATIONAL PACK iD – AVAILABLE NOW

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If you love football as much as we do, then the NIKE AIR MAX 90 EM NATIONAL PACK iD is...

#THEDROPDATE SPOTLIGHT – VOL.3

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

ADIDAS AW14 PREVIEW

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  The Drop Date recently paid a visit to ADIDAS HQ where we caught a glimpse of some highlights from...

NEW BALANCE W576 – NEW COLOURWAYS

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  When it comes to trainers, we expect nothing less than expert craftsmanship and flawless finishes from NEW BALANCE and...

REEBOK PUMP GRAPHLITE VINTAGE – REVIEW

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  After a strong start, the Reebok Classics team hits us with the second instalment of the Vintage pack, in...

#SNEAKERBOX EVENT ROUND UP

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  Saturday saw the inaugural #Sneakerbox event hit Bristol, and with the promise of a pile of kicks, discounts from...

NIKE SB PREMIUM COLLECTION – 10.5.14

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  The NIKE SB PREMIUM COLLECTION has become a victim of copyright red tape; the direct influence for the textures...

PUMA R698 OG 93 – 17.5.14

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Following on in a line of strong offerings in the silhouette, PUMA present the R698 in its original form, with...

ADIDAS ORIGINALS APS – REISSUE – 10.5.14

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  The ADIDAS ORIGINALS APS is back again for 2014, almost 30 years after its original launch in 1986. When...

ETONIC BRAND – AW14 PREVIEW

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  With the ongoing obsession with retro running footwear showing no signs of abating, cult favourite ETONIC have jumped back...

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...