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Conversation Piece: Don’t Believe The Hype!

This piece will probably be more of a rant than a conversation piece due to the tone that will be used, but it will no doubt always be a consistent topic of conversation when it comes to new releases and the information about them leading up to official confirmation. Over the past week or so, […]

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PUMA x Mihara MY-71

As a part of the PUMA by Mihara Yasuhiro Autumn/Winter Collection, Puma and oft collaborator Mihara Yasuhiro are back with three new colors of the MY-71. With the use of diagonal parallel lines and a soft color palette, the MY-71 could become a sleeper favorite amongst fans of Puma runners or just runners in general […]

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The Midwest Sole Release Date Calendar: How To Set It Up For Apple Devices

IF YOU DO NOT CURRENTLY HAVE A GMAIL ACCOUNT OR CALENDAR: Head to MidwestSole.com from your iOS device or from your desktop (does not need to be a mac desktop) and click on the Release Dates link (if accessing via mobile – click menu>release dates). Click on the DL release dates for Apple products option. […]

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Sneaker Moments: Professional Athletes Memorializing The Victims Of Sandy Hook Elementary School

Image via @espn_afcsouth (Twitter) There are a lot of sneaker moments that can be talked about or written about, but very few, if any, are born out of tragedy. One of the more recent moments in sneaker history to happen was birthed due to the extremely unfortunate and horrific incident in Newton, Connecticut at Sandy […]

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The Midwest Sole Release Date Calendar: How To Set It Up For Android Devices

**Writer’s Note: The screenshots and instructions were performed using Android version 4.3 “Jellybean”. Other Android versions and their operations may vary.** Since the recent updates to the Midwest Sole Release Date Calendar, more and more people are supporting the calendar and downloading it to their mobile devices. Since I’m an avid user of Google’s Android platform, […]

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Discussion Piece: The Gift That Taketh Away

In the days where its hard enough to find someone willing to help you pickup a hard to obtain pair of new sneakers, now those people (as well as myself) will have to be a lot more cautious when it comes to lending that helping hand. Paypal, one of the most used and recognizable merchants […]

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My Grail: The Nike Air Penny 1

For anyone who’s ever visited or follows my Twitter and Instagram pages, it’s very well known that I am a Memphis, Tennessean with every fabric of my being. And being from Memphis, I always love to represent my hometown, especially when it comes to my sneakers. One of my idols growing up was the great […]

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#NeverForget: The Day RSVP Services Lost to Nike and The Nike Destroyer

From the moment Nike revealed the release information for the LeBron X Celebration Pack, everyone knew it would become a mad race to see who could secure a pickup of the extremely limited edition. And true to form, RSVP services were primed and ready to capitalize on the tremendous hype brought on by LeBron James […]

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Conversation Piece: Get Real In The Fight Against Fakes

In the pursuit of being original and authentic in the world of sneakers, there will always be those who will attempt to duplicate someone’s idea, design, or etcetera in hopes of achieving some of the originators success. Unfortunately, as we all know, the sneaker market is now flooded with replicated pairs of some of the […]

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Save On Sneakers Using Online Coupon Codes!

A penny saved is a penny earned. Save on some of the hottest pairs at some of the most popular stores online on the web! LKS13764 http://www.eastbay.com – 15% off – Save 15% Off Sitewide With No Minimum Purchase. Online Only and Exclusions May Apply. Ends 07/23/2013 LKS1323M http://www.eastbay.com – 15% off – Save 15% […]

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Conversation Piece: Is Nike’s Commitment To Fairness Making A Real Difference?

It wasn’t long ago that Nike (@nikestore) gave us a Commitment to Fairness; an attempt to help combat the use of bots and automation software that allows users to add product launches into their cart within seconds of Nike Store launch tweets.  Because of the use of automation software, it has given would be consumers […]

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Conversation Piece: For Charity Or For Sale?

Ever since the announcement was made that Nike and Jordan Brand would begin to re-retro some of their very popular and extremely limited Doernbecher charity shoes, people within the community have been scrambling to do whatever they can to make sure that they can lock down a pair (or two) of these highly sought after […]

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Conversation Piece: Will the KD VI Colorways Live Up To Those Of The KD IV?

via Nike When pictures first surfaced of the since-released Sonic Yellow colorway of Kevin Durant’s sixth installment of his popular Nike KD line, it was initially met with a very lukewarm response and an overall perception that these low top “soccer shoes” were a step further down from the once vibrant and energetic line.  Not […]

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