You must know by now that ‘The Sequel’ is referring to the now infamous upgrade on the original All Star, the Converse Chuck Taylor II. The upgrade has now been kicking around for almost 2 years now, and what was possibly the biggest sneaker news of 2015, has now become a fan favourite among those who want to marry up the look and feel of a Chuck Taylor with the comfort of a Nike. So with that in mind, the brand has drafted in two brand ambassadors at the top of their chosen professions – match made in heaven.
You might not have noticed but the last year or two once forgotten sportswear gems have leapt back into the mainstream. It’s hardly surprising given the ‘90s revival that’s been unavoidable over the last few years. Bold colour blocking, oversized branding and strong primary colours – the glory days are back.
SHOP | Nike Roshe Two Flyknit
As we approach the Nike Flyknit’s 5th anniversary we thought we’d give you a run down on everything Flyknit. We’ve gave you what you need to know about Nike’s Hyperfuse technology, so it’s about time we gave you the same about Nike’s pride and joy. The comfort and flexibility of a sock but in a shoe, who doesn’t want to know more?
Since Valentine’s Day is just under a week away, it got us all emotional and thinking why can’t things last forever eh? Calm yourself we’re not getting too soppy here, seeing as we’re all about the shoes we started thinking about the relationships past and present we’ve seen between some of our brands and their celebrity endorsers and collaborators.
There’s little worse than getting yourself a new pair of boots, you slip them on for the first time and go a jaunt about the town. What a time you had, looking great in your new boots, except from that blister you’ve now got yourself. No matter how many times it’s happened, you would never see it coming. What the real problem here is not knowing how to break them in – that’s where we come in with our handy guide on how to break in those new boots of yours.
So now that we’re firmly into January, you’ve probably given up on those New Year’s resolutions and all you can think about is getting away for some of that Winter Sun. It really is the bluest of Mondays. But if there’s one thing that will lighten up those January blues it’s a pair of navy trainers – and have we got some screamers for you?!
When it comes to gift giving, it is the thought that counts. That’s what we were always told when we were younger but let’s really be honest with ourselves here, no one really wants that set of Lynx Africa again. So to avoid opening yet another barking gift, we’ve got 5 handy tips to make sure you get what you want come Christmas morning.
Despite their name suggesting they would be best suited trekking through sand in the heat; desert boots are one of those staple pieces of footwear that will work for all seasons, even those nippy months when you’re smuggling peanuts. Sturdy, warm and are sweet with a whole range of looks. So let us give you the rundown on why you need to have a pair of dezzie’s in your collection.
Now this is a combo that needs little in the way of an introduction. There are jeans and shoes then there’s ‘Jeans and Sheux’ – the latter being what we’ve all seen stinking out the streets, with a Tumblr page even being set up to show off these absolute screamers. Think a tasty pair of bootcut jeans and a slip-on pair of formal shoes – primarily hidden by said bootcuts. So let us give you a run-down of our jeans and shoes – do’s and don’ts.