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...

History of Air Jordan 4

History of Air Jordan 4
Tinker Hatfield had already created history with the Air Jordan 3 that was the most popular sneaker of its time. Once again in 1989, it was upon him to design a shoe that would outdo its predecessor. The infamous Mars Blackmon (Spike Lee) was called into action once again to work with Nike and Michael...

History of Air Jordan 1

History of Air Jordan 1
Back in 1985, nobody knew that one sneaker release would kick-start a legacy in the world of shoes and revolutionize how we would look at footwear both in terms of aesthetic and business sense. 1984 was a remarkable year for both the NBA as well as Michael Jordan, who would later on become the greatest...