Cinderella tries on Nike Air Yeezy 2s

The Glass Sneaker – Poem

If you’ve read one of my previous posts, you would know that I see sneakers as art and the sneaker culture as the gallery that contains it. So as well as regular posts, this blog contains poems that showcase the sneaker culture in an artistic way.   That being said, check out this Cinderella-inspired, sneaker-themed poem written by […]

To Pimp a Sneaker: Kendrick Lamar Gets a Sneaker Collaboration with Reebok

Hip-hop heads and sneakerheads – here’s something you can both jam to.   Undoubtedly one of the most talked about rappers this year with the drop of his latest album in March, Kendrick Lamar is finally entering the kick collab game with Reebok, a brand who have been pumping out kicks like their classic “Classic” […]

Why Care About Sneakers? (Part 2) – Not Your Average History Lesson

The million-dollar question “why care about sneakers?” was one I started to answer in a piece I wrote last month (yet to read it? Click here to wise up). As it mentions, “Sneakerheads love sneakers not just because of how they look, but because of its history and what the shoe represents.” Well today it’s […]

The Sneakerhead Life – Poem

Like the buzzer that blares at the end of a basketball game, the alarm sounds. The air no longer holds tension, but apprehension for what lies ahead.   Behind the curtain-folds, the sun stands still. Deceptive. The air is chilled like a frozen February, warm yellow beams transform to gamma blue rays of light as […]

Raise Your Glasses!

Life is full of promises. Promises people make to us, promises we make to others and promises we make to ourselves. Today I’m going to talk about the latter.   But before I do, allow me to create for you the slightly exaggerated scenario at hand.   Now a lot of us have been in […]