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Supra Falcon Croc Perf

13 November 2014, 14.55 | Posted in Skateboarding, Sneakers | No comments »

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These are just crazy enough to work. Supra has hooked up their Falcon silhouette with a perforated brown croc fabrication, cork sockliners, a spiced leather lining and a gum vulc sole that makes the Falcon a pretty unmistakable piece of footwear. Check out some more looks after the jump.

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adidas x HVW8 x Kevin Lyons x Jean André

11 November 2014, 16.01 | Posted in artist collaboration, Skateboarding, Sneakers | No comments »

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adidas Skateboarding has linked with the Los Angeles gallery/art space HVW8 for a round of sneaker collabs with artists Kevin Lyons and Jean André. The collabs, which are applied to adidas Seeley and adi-Ease models, will launch with a show at HVW8 in LA on November 15 before moving to Art Basel in Miami and finally being available at Pac Sun locations starting in December. Take a full look at the collection after the jump.

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Vans x Active | Sk8-Hi Pro

30 October 2014, 10.55 | Posted in collabs, Skateboarding, Sneakers | No comments »

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It seems a bit hard to believe but iconic Cali skate chain Active is already 25 years old! To celebrate the milestone of a shop that has supported core skateboarding since day one Vans has produced a super limited pair of Active Sk8-Hi Pros. Limited to 400 pairs worldwide, the Active 25th Anniversary Sk8-Hi Pro shoe will be released Nov. 1 at Active Ride Shop stores and activerideshop.com. Check out more images after the jump.

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dose | Jordan Heads Brooklyn

21 October 2014, 13.34 | Posted in shops, Sneakers | No comments »


This Thursday Bed Stuy, Brooklyn will become home to one of the world’s premier Air Jordan destinations with the opening of Jordan Heads Brooklyn, a boutique dedicated to all things Michael Jordan. Peep it as Timbo goes in before the store’s opening to get a first look at owner Calvan Fowler’s impressive collection. Jordan Heads Brooklyn is located at 302 Malcolm X Blvd and opens This Thursday October 23.

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Nike Sneaker Boots Collection

06 October 2014, 11.34 | Posted in boots, Sneakers | No comments »


Nike may have gotten out of the snowboard boot game but they haven’t dropped the notion of flipping sneakers into boots entirely. While you can’t shred backcountry in these you could probably get in a decent snow skate sesh if you were so inclined. The AF1 is above hit the jump to peep boot versions of the Roshe, AirMax, Air Trainer SC, and more.

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Converse x Polar Collection

22 September 2014, 13.00 | Posted in collabs, Skateboarding, Sneakers | No comments »


While Nike has already released a collabo with Poler, their other brand Converse has switched up a vowel and put together a footwear and apparel collection with Polar. For those not familiar Polar Skate Co is Swedish skate innovator’s Pontus Alv’s brand. If you don’t know who Pontus Alv is, well you’re just kinda fucked in the game. Anyway the collection includes Polar flips on a navy Chuck Taylor Hi plus a black and natural CTAS Ox as well as a couple apparel pieces. See the complete collection after the jump and look for them to drop globally on October 4.

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dose | How to Customize Kicks

11 August 2014, 09.10 | Posted in Sneakers | No comments »


In part two of dose’s look at Sneaker Pawn in Harlem, Timbo gets a demo on how to customize and refurbish a pair of kicks from Chase and Mills. With their secret sauce and and a little sunlight literally anything is possible. Relax and take notes, only on dose.

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dose | Sneaker Pawn Shop

08 August 2014, 16.55 | Posted in Sneakers | No comments »


From a brownstone at the corner of 120th and Lenox in Harlem, NY, 16 year old Chase Reed is changing the sneaker game with his brand new store, Sneaker Pawn. Taking the pawn shop concept and applying it to in-demand sneakers, Sneaker Pawn gives small loans in exchange for sneakers and returns the kicks when the loan is repaid less a small storage fee. Or they sell sneakers on consignment with an 80/20 split in favor of the shoe’s owners. Combine those terms with a collection of the best Jordans and Nike’s in the world and you have a business built to succeed. See the kicks and listen as Chase explains to Timbo how he did it on dose.

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Supra x Hanon

18 July 2014, 11.02 | Posted in collabs, shops, Sneakers | No comments »


SUPRA’s next collab comes from an oft overlooked part of the world – Scotland. Connecting with Scotland’s premier shop Hanon to create a version the Owen Mid and Owen inspired by Scotland’s greatest export, Scotch Whiskey, the Supra x Hanon kicks go on sale Saturday July 26th and are limited to 50 and 500 pairs respectively. So don’t drink too much the night before ya heard!

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Supra x Stevie Williams | Estaban

07 July 2014, 14.58 | Posted in Pro Models, Skateboarding, Sneakers | 1 comment »


Stevie Williams has a brand new pro model with Supra. Although aesthetically the Estaban doesn’t stray far from the Supra mold of the Skytop etc, it’s got the bells and whistles like a SupraFoam midsole and a glow in the dark outsole to make Stevie happy. And that should make you happy. Peep some more looks after the jump and then get a pair here.

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