Sneaker Sunday: Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG, “Turbo Green”

"Got em."  The two most sought after words in Sneaker culture. For the last two years, I've doggedly pursued every release on Nike's SNKRS app. with little to no luck.  Every time there is a release (that I want), I wake up at 6:45 to get in a virtual line to possiblymaybebutprobablynot secure the sneaker that … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG, “Turbo Green”

Sneaker Sunday: Nike SB Dunk High “Send Help II”

Definitely one of the more unique shoes I own.  They feature a navy blue suede and white leather upper with purple elephant print on the heel.  It also has "SEND HELP" embroidered on the heel and tongue tag.  The sole is lime green and I bought the lime green laces to match the sole.  Originally, … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Nike SB Dunk High “Send Help II”

Sneaker Sunday: Nike Kobe XI Elite Low “Brave Blue”

For years, I stayed away from anything pertaining to the Kobe brand (as any respectable Celtic fan would do).  Secretly though, I was envious.  I had always wanted to play in a low top basketball shoe.  When Kobe started rocking lows in 2008 with the Kobe IV's, he was the first and only one doing.  … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Nike Kobe XI Elite Low “Brave Blue”

Sneaker Sunday: Vans Sk8-Hi MTE NASA Space Voyager

It's been a few years since I've bought a pair of Vans but when I saw these coming up the pipeline, I knew I had to try and get them.  The Sk8-hi is a classic Vans model that I had never worn before.  I'm pleasantly surprised at how comfortable they are although this version of … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Vans Sk8-Hi MTE NASA Space Voyager

Sneaker Sunday: Rukus x Nike SB Dunk Low QS “Crawfish”

Released in 2014, these were a special release by Nike in collaboration with a Louisiana skate shop, Rukus.  The theme of the shoe is "crawfish" and everything on the shoe stays true to that theme.  The red speckled suede represents the crawfish, the silver toe represents the pot, the yellow stitched leather represents corn on … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Rukus x Nike SB Dunk Low QS “Crawfish”