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Sneaker Spotlight: Ronnie Fieg x Asics Gel Lyte III “Salmon Toe”

Ronnie Fieg x Asics Gel Lyte III "Salmon Toe"

A dope colorway on a classic silhouette doesn’t have the same ring as “A sound mind in a sound body,” but both tie back to Ronnie Fieg and the Asics Gel Lyte III. First given away as a sample, the Ronnie Fieg x Asics Gel Lyte III “Salmon Toe” was initially just a sample. As Ronnie tells it, he “friends” gave him a hard time about releasing a show with a “pink toe” and decided to not release it. However, thanks to the power of the internet, the show finally make it to the public in September of 2011. Continue reading

Sneaker Spotlight: Sneakerholic’s Top Ten Summer Kicks

We are near the end of August as well as the end of Summer (for many of us). The warm months of the year is a time when we can expect a variety of models to be rocked with no worries about rain or snow. So as we transition into a time when #sneakerholics may have to worry about the weather conditions, we look back at some of the favorite Summer choices. We’ve been asking enthusiasts on Twitter what their favorite Summer models were. From the responses we got these were the top 10 choices in no particular order.

1. Nike Air Force 1 Low (White on White)

Nike Air Force 1 Low White-WhiteThe white-on-white Air Force 1 is a staple in many #sneakerholics collection. The clean canvas is a customizer’s dream and available in a few different incarnations, including the new Lunar Force 1.

2. Asics Gel Lyte III

Asics Gel Lyte III

Thanks to many successful collaborations from the mind of Ronnie Fieg and Summer time releases from the likes of St. Alfred, this Gel runner has never been as popular as it has now. Some great GR colorways helps with that as well.

Sneaker Spotlight: Ronnie Fieg x ASICS Gel Lyte III “Aqua”

Ronnie Fieg x ASICS Gel Lyte III “Aqua”

Though he is known now for creating his own lane at KITH, there was a time when Ronnie Fieg studied under the tutelage of DavidZ. While working there, Ronnie quickly rose up the ranks and was creating collaborations in no time. Of the many he has created, one that stands out in the minds of #sneakerholics everywhere is the Ronnie Fieg x ASICS Gel Lyte III “Aqua” or as properly called Navy/Aqua.  Continue reading

Sneaker Spotlight: Slam Jam x Asics Gel Lyte III

Slam Jam x Asics Gel Lyte III

Italian boutique Slam Jam and Asics are set to release a vibrant green/lime version of the Gel Lyte III this Winter but it was back in 2010 the two brands first teamed up for special collaboration nicknamed the ‘5th Dimension’. Continue reading

Sneaker Spotlight: Sneaker Freaker x Asics Gel Lyte III “Alvin Purple”

Sneaker Freaker x Asics Gel Lyte III "Alvin Purple"

In the business of all things sneakers for over a decade, the team at Sneaker Freaker knows what works on sneakers. Over the years their numerous collaborations with various brands always find success and are highly sought after by many sneaker enthusiasts. That trend continued in 2010 with their “Alvin Purple” version of the popular Asics Gel Lyte III. The first time the two brands teamed up the most popular ASICS retro model was the obvious choice to kick off the partnership. Continue reading