Tag Archives: Sneaker

The “Sneaker Grail” Rug Displays All Your Favorite Sneakers

Banking on the absurdity of consumer hype affiliated with sneakerhead culture, online retailer Spilled releases the “Sneaker Grail” rug featuring some of streetwear’s most-loved and recognizable sneakers. The limited edition plush rug comes in two sizes:  a “closet” size of 2′ x 3′ and “room” size of 4′ x 6′. Featurin…

Via: Highsnobiety

The Special Sneaker Box That Nike Gave President Obama Is Incredible

President Barack Obama was the guest of honor at the Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton this past Friday, and we learned that Mark Parker, Tinker Hatfield, and Michael Jordan collaborated on a sneaker design just for the POTUS called the Jordan MTM. While that sneaker has yet to reveal itself, Obama did not leave the HQ empty…

Via: Sneaker News

Palace Skateboards x adidas Originals Pro Primeknit Sneaker

Following the unveiling of Palace Skateboards and adidas Originals’ hotly anticipated collaboration collection of apparel, two pairs of sneakers complete the set. Utilizing adidas Originals’ Primeknit technology, the pairs of Pro Primeknits follow the monochromatic colorways that the rest of the collection boasts wi…

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Sneaker Reselling A Topic of Interest For Investment Bank Goldman Sachs

 

Investment bank giant Goldman Sachs recently had a meeting with Josh Luber, who runs the sneaker resell data analysis website Campless, to get a better grip on the future of reselling and how it effects stock value of sneaker retailers such as Foot Locker and Finish Line. Goldman Sachs believes that there is indeed a connection with retail performance and the weakened state of reselling, which was previously reported as a robust $ 1 billion on eBay from November 2013 through Octo…

Via: Sneaker News