Tag Archives: New York

Sneaker Spotlight: Nike SB Dunk Low Pro “Pigeon”

Reed Space Pigeon T-Shirt

The Nike Dunk was a popular sneaker long before 2005 but the mid-2000’s was probably the peak of its popularity due to being an integral part of the Nike SB catalog. The Dunk craze was already on full tilt in some areas of the world but on February 22nd, 2005, thanks in part to a special limited pair with a “Pigeon” embroidered onto it’s heel, the worldwide sneaker culture was forever changed. Continue reading

Sneaker Con New York Event Recap

The sneaker gods were being nice this past Saturday as Sneaker Con visited New York City once again. The December event welcomed relatively mild temperatures on the outside while on the inside there was plenty of heat from sneakers brought and amount of #sneakerholics who showed up. The event brought out enthusiasts from all over, traveling long distances to not only show off their best but check out what others had and possibly buy, sell or trade as well. Hosted by adidas the guests were able to check out the Jeremy Scott Spring/Summer 2012 collection in person and up close as well as other adidas sneakers out and set to come out soon. A large contingent of Sneakerpedia supporters were on hand, like DJ Clark Kent and Premium Pete. Heating up the East Coast don’t worry West Coast #sneakerholics as the event heads westward this weekend. Special thanks to FreshnessMag for the images. Continue reading

Sneaker Events: Sole Slam Manila and Sneaker Con NYC

Sole Slam Manila Christmas December 10th

Sole Slam Manila Christmas December 10th

Only a few weeks until Christmas and still looking for that perfect gift for that #sneakerholic in your life or possibly yourself? Well then why not head to one of the sneaker events this weekend to grab some hot sneakers. First off we have Sole Slam Manila the Christmas edition happening. Happening on December 10th, the second annual holiday event will be a place you can buy, sell and trade sneakers with others. Along with sneakers there will apparel brands, vendors, shops, artist and much more. Co-hosted with DunkXChange enjoy a day with fellow #sneakerholics.

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Sneaker Pimps New York Event Recap

Sadly the US Tour of Sneaker Pimps ended last Friday, November 11th (11/11/11) in city that never sleeps, New York City. Another successful tour for the Sneaker Pimps crew and its many sponsors, including Sneakerpedia. The event was capped off with the craziest lineup of the year with performances by scheduled and special guests that included Waka Flocka Flame, Nyemiah, Jim Jones, Stalley, A$AP Rocky and Kendrick Lamar. Continue reading

Sneaker Events: Sneaker Pimps New York

Sneaker Pimps NYC November 11th

Sneaker Pimps NYC November 11th

All good things must come to end and sadly that is what is happening to the Sneaker Pimps 2011 US Tour. The premier international sneaker event has been traveling across the United States since early September bringing together the sneaker culture along with music, art and much more to the lucky patrons of each event. New York City will play host as the final location of the tour showcasing not one, but two musical artist who both happen to be #sneakerholics, Kendrick Lamar and Stalley. Along with the musical acts there will be a special live art exhibit by none other than hometown artist Stash. Buy, sell, trade the hottest sneakers in the market as well as enjoy an environment filled with other sneaker enthusiasts. Doors open at 8pm, be ready to party and enjoy the culmination of the Sneaker Pimps US Tour.