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”

Day 17: “I am the Light”

As of now, three days in Oregon seems woefully inadequate. However, I am racing the weather as I sit here.  The country up here is absolutely stunning and my drives have been long but enjoyable in that the scenery is very different from Southern California and there's a lot to see.  One of my points of emphasis … Continue reading Day 17: “I am the Light”

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”

Sneaker Sunday: Nike ‘Hemp’ P-Rod II

Throughout my childhood I was a kid stuck between two worlds.  On one hand, I lived in the gym.  I had basketball tournaments every weekend, basketball practice everyday after school and basketball shoes littered the floor of my room on a daily basis.  On the other hand, when I wasn't playing basketball, I was skating.  … Continue reading Sneaker Sunday: Nike ‘Hemp’ P-Rod II