Monthly Archives: November 2013

Sneaker Showcase: Happy Birthday Dee Brown

Dee Brown Action Portrait

While many people are getting over a food hangover or shopping for some crazy sneaker deals and releases, one sneaker fan will be blowing out the candles on a cake. Former NBA player and Dunk Champion Dee Brown celebrates a birthday today. Known for pumping up his Reebok Pump Omni Lite’s before his 1991 Dunk contest dunks, he helped ensure that kids and adults wanted a pair of black/white/orange Pumps in their closet. Continue reading

Event: Crepe City 9 – Saturday 30th November – London

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Crepe City 9
Saturday 30th November 2013
Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London
11 AM – 6PM
 

The Crepe City Sneaker Festival is back to end the year with the largest sneaker culture event that the UK has ever seen. Since its’ first outing in 2006 was attended by a handful of sneaker collectors, Crepe City has grown to become a cant-miss event for London’s street culture and a celebration of art, fashion and music and all things sneaker. It attracts people from around the UK and Europe looking to pick up a unique pair of rare and vintage trainers at a fair price, as well as ‘sneakerheads’, fans of streetwear and 90’s throwback fashion. As the first sneaker festival in the UK Crepe City has inspired other events to pop-up in the past year but a 2000 strong crowd and 20,000 instagram supporters are testament to it’s popularity and cross-over appeal.

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Sneaker Spotlight: Nike Air Max 90 “Warhawk”

Nike Air Max 90 "Warhawk"

If you love custom sneakers right now is a great time to be alive. The craftsmanship and work put into customs are at an all time high right now. The funny thing is that when these “Warhawk” Nike Air Max 90‘s were first spotted they were initially mistaken as a custom. But Nike let it be known that this special runner was straight from their minds and factories, set to release in limited quantities. Continue reading

Sneakerpedia Twitter Sneaker Showcase

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This week will be chock full of new releases but this past weekend DJ Clark Kent’s 112 them was released on a few different sneakers. Sneakerholic @SKUNKYPOCKETS got his pair and didn’t hesitate to rock them. But those were just one of the many special pairs seen in this latest Showcase. Be sure to hit all six pages to enjoy sneakers from around the globe. You might find some sneakers to add to your stacks or someone new to follow on Twitter. And be sure to share your sneaker shots with us daily, you might be sighted in Showcase next week!

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Sneaker Spotlight: Nike Dunk Low CL “Blue Denim”

Nike Dunk Low CL "Blue Denim"

Denim and sneakers are a combination that just works. Not separately though, but together. That is proven as the Nike SB Dunk Low “Reese Forbes” is one of those very rare sneakers many wish to get their hands on. Sadly though more times than not, a pair of sneakers is very hard to track down. Whether due to availability or price or a number of reasons. Luckily for fans of the look of denim and the Dunk Low Nike hooked it up in the mid-2000’s with a more general blue denim release. Continue reading