The Life Style / Sneaker race.

The Life Style / Sneaker race. As previously mentioned in the article Open letter – Cheap quality. there was heavy critique pointed at Nikes cheep-looking remakes of classic shilouettes. Among sneaker-loving friends we all agree, this move was an own goal by Nike and also, in a wider context a slippage of controll in the sneaker market. While other brands …

Cheap Quality – Critique of a Giant

When NIke first started to introduce their new remakes or somewhat improved re:releases of iconic shilouettes, one aspect did certainly not follow – the attributes of quality. All of a sudden the sneaker worls was filled with with cheap or even bad copy-looking Nike sneakers. Holding these shoes in my hands I could easily figure material costs have been cut …

The Monochrome.

Or also known as the Triple X (whatever colour), the All X (whatever colour). If you dont have a pair of Monochromes of some sort yourself, you most likely have seen them around. Most popular monochromes are obviously the fresh All Whites or the elegant All Blacks.  “…,at least in tripple black or tripple white.” During the last 10-5 years …

Collecting Sneakers. – How to collect?

Going from hording sneakers to actually collecting sneakers could be like crossing an invinsible line for someone who is really a horder or for someone who is collecting by heart. Being a horder or a collector by heart, you keep whatever you get a hold of or/and buy whatever you want. Now. The big difference to actual collecting is that …

The SALE

As sales (more likely than not to) become moments of frenetic shopping and potential bad decissions they are also potencial occasions for boosting your sneaker collection. However, the road to success in building your collection through sales might not always be so easy when one-off-buys or other distractions come about to diffuse your focus. As a collector coming to a …

Collecting pt.1 (/ Hording sneakers.)

On arrival to planet earth, my mom happened to have the most influential teacher of my life. She knew I was about to get dropped since my mom was one leave, and as this lovely lady and my mom were on good terms, and of liking each other, she bought me a welcome to earth kind of present. This present …