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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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