Monthly Archives: April 2012

Sneakerpedia Twitter Sneaker Showcase

@JavierTxteacher

Lightning strikes to kick off this week’s Twitter Showcase. #Sneakerholic @JavierTxteacher kicks off the last showcase of April with his vibrant Air Jordan 4 Retros. Spring is in full bloom around the globe so it’s no surprise to us to be seeing gems everyday of the week. With many #sneakerholics sharing shots of their kicks everyday making it into the showcase is increasingly more difficult. Remember to increase your chances of being randomly chosen by sharing your shots with us on Twitter direct to the @Sneakerpedia account or using the #sneakerholics tag.

Continue reading

Sneaker Showcase: Happy Birthday Andre Agassi

Andre Agassi

Although John McEnroe was Nike’s original bad boy of tennis, no American player was more responsible for making the game and tennis sneakers popular as Andre Agassi. Recently inducted into the Tennis Hall of Fame, Agassi changed both tennis sneakers and apparel with his vibrant colors and flair for fashion.

Continue reading

Sneaker Events: Sneaker Freaker Swap Meet and S.A. Sneaks Up 6

Sneaker Freaker Swap Meet

It’s that time of year again. Sneaker Freaker’s giant annual swap meet is coming to the Carbon Festival on Sunday, April 29 from 11am to 6pm. Right in the heart of Melbourne, Australia save your spare change and get down to the Federation Square Atrium for an awesome array of kicks, clothing, bikes, vinyl and who knows what else. Find some great kicks and meet #sneakerholics from all around. With free entry in to the meet there is no reason to miss out if you are in the area. Continue reading

Sneaker Showcase: Supreme x Nike SB Blazer

Supreme x Nike SB BlazerWhen there is word that Supreme and Nike SB are teaming up the anticipation grows quickly. This was clearly evident in the mid-2000’s when the two brands collaborated on three versions of the Blazer SB. Supreme is a brand that will forever be tied together with Nike SB with the likes of iconic Dunks in low and high cut options. Continue reading

Sneaker Spotlight: Hanon x Asics GT-II

Hanon x Asics GT-II Northern LiitesTo commemorate 20 years of helping #sneakerholics with their sneaker fix, premier Scotland boutique Hanon teamed up with Asics for a special release. Deciding on the very popular GT-II model, the shop received inspiration for the design from their geographic location as well as portions from their former projects. Continue reading