PUMA TSUGI Blaze evoKnit

PUMA TSUGI Blaze evoKnit
After having a rough patch from 2010 – 2013, PUMA made a comeback into the spotlight with its signings of some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry. Rihanna, Kylie Jenner, The Weeknd and Big Sean. The recent signing of Selena Gomez is an indication that they wish to continue with their focused cultural...

Brand in Focus – Aureus – Part II

Brand in Focus – Aureus – Part II
Aureus® should now be a familiar name to the readers of this site who’ve had a glimpse of the brand and its offerings in our Brand in Focus segment. In part 2 of our feature on the brand, we dive into four more diverse pairs which have transcended from their drawing boards onto the ever...

Sneakerhead in Focus: Christopher “Christopherlom” Lombardo

Sneakerhead in Focus: Christopher “Christopherlom” Lombardo
Sneakerhead stories continue as we return to the East Coast and the Lombardo brothers. After doing a feature on Joseph, we got the chance to interview his brother Christopher who as mentioned by Joe was the one that got him hooked onto sneakers. In this piece, he tells us all about how his journey started,...

Brand in Focus – Aureus

Brand in Focus – Aureus
Fashion sneakers and people who have tried them have a love and hate relationship with them. Those who have rocked runners all their lives and are just getting into the more dressy sophisticated stuff, find it absurd to have a shoe with minimal arch and heel support, no matter how good it looks. But then...

History of Vans Sk8-Hi

History of Vans Sk8-Hi
On March 16, 1966 at 704 East Broadway in Anaheim, California, USA, brothers Paul Van Doren and James Van Doren, Gordon Lee, and Serge D’Elia opened the first Vans store under the name – The Van Doren Rubber Company. Formerly known as Style 38, the Sk8-Hi was a groundbreaking style that made it a staple...