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Fall Out Boy’s Pete Wentz Talks Kanye, Vans and More While Sneaker Shopping At Stadium Goods

Fall Out Boy’s Pete Wentz caught up wit Joe La Puma at Stadium Goods in New York City for the latest edition of Complex Sneaker Shopping. In this week’s episode, the two discussed what Vans mean to LA, Kanye’s influence on the sneaker industry, and Jerry Lorenzo’s Fear of God collection. Wentz shared a personal story about being stuck in traffic on his way to the Cubs vs. Dodgers playoff game, and Lorenzo let him merge ahead of him in traffic, and his appreciation for …

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Why the Nike Epic React Flyknit Is a Sneaker for All Athletes

While the Nike Epic React Flyknit has been introduced and labeled as a running sneaker, the reality is that it’s a sneaker for all athletes. Featuring React technology which first made its debut last June on the hardwood in the form of the Nike React Hyperdunk 2017 Flyknit, the latest variation has taken the soft foam bounce and responsive feel eve…

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FILA Joins the Chunky Sneaker Trend With New Venom Model

Jumping on the chunky sneaker trend, FILA recently dug into its archive of footwear models to create the new Venom footwear model.

Referencing its popular ’90s sneakers, the Venom features a mesh and leather-paneled upper which utilizes a black, red and white color palette to highlight the aggressive lines found on the shoe. While a chunky white foam …

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adidas Is Bringing Back The First-Ever BOOST Sneaker For 5th Anniversary Celebration

Five years ago, adidas unveiled BOOST cushioning at a global summit in New York City. Based on the sheer size of the event, it was clear that the German sportswear brand, who at the time was still struggling mightily to make its mark in the American footwear industry, was all-in on their new creation. You might even remember those somewhat gimmicky ads in which a side-by-side comparison of a metal ball bouncing off BOOST as well as traditional EVA foam was used to display the “return&#8…

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The Sneaker Lab: Dissecting the adidas 3D Runner

It’s been awhile since I’ve written something for The Sneaker Lab. Life got in the way of something I enjoy doing, dissecting and exploring constructions and innovations in the world of sneakers.

In the last 12 months, anybody and everybody have dubbed themselves a sneakerhead and things are bigger than ever. If you’ve been around for awhile, you’ve seen the …

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