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Finally!  Hope these are available locally in NYC.

1 week ago on New Balance 996 “Distinct Collection”

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How hard is it going to be to make counterfeits of these?

1 week ago on A Closer Look at the KITH x Puma XT-2 “Achromatic” Pack

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Wow, the Authors Pack is coming out very slowly. Very much like this 1400, next up should be the 1300 denim and the 996.

1 week, 1 day ago on New Balance 1400 “Catch-22″

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Seriously adidas, you only make 200 pairs of the better colorway (blue mid sole and yellow sole) for people like josh duhamel and you churn out the generic white mid sole for the masses who puts the coins in your coffer? Screw this, I won't buy this boring ass shoe that looks like every other boost shoe adidas makes.  They should start making only 200 of every model they come out with an sell them to celebrities only, see if that moves your profit margin.

1 week, 3 days ago on adidas Originals SL Loop – Royal – White

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@youngballcoach All Gel Lyte 3s shown available at Journeys in the USA.

2 weeks ago on An On-Feet Lookbook of Upcoming Asics Releases

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Interesting, nice color.  Those rope laces are kind of a Ronnie Fieg signature, looking forward to more pics.

2 weeks ago on UBIQ x Asics GT-Cool – Teaser

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Seriously, New Balance needs to stop making 574's.  Maybe it costs less to make a 574 instead of another model, whatever their reason it's time to let the 574's become a rare model to find.

2 weeks ago on New Balance 574 “Neon” Pack

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Damn these Smiths are nice.  Saw them a long time ago, thought they were already out.

2 weeks, 1 day ago on Primitive x adidas Skateboarding A League Collection

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Why was there a tease for this?

2 weeks, 2 days ago on Footpatrol x Nike Air Huarache Light “Concrete”

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These look like women's hi top.  Would love to see this blue perforated pigskin on a 1400 or 1600, very nice material.  I've seen the fresh foam mid sole crushed from wear on the runners fresh foam.  What's up with new balance shoes showing up in Europe before the U.S, if it does hit the U.S. at all?

3 weeks, 4 days ago on New Balance MH988 Freshfoam

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Still waiting for the slate blue but this is way too nice to pass up.

1 month ago on Nike Air Huarache – University Red – Black

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I would buy these if they made them for adults.  Gum, orange sole and camo all in one…. Nice.

1 month ago on Kevin Durant Debuts a Nike KD Lifestyle Sneaker for Kids

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I've seen really hideous designs by designers working with big sneaker brands, even from Owens but this is pretty good.  Not too over the top, an acceptable blend with new adidas running technology.  Would like to see on foot pictures though.  Like the black runner spring blade.

1 month ago on Rick Owens Tech Runner with adidas Springblade

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It's about time to put a fork in the 574's, most of what new balance puts out are 574's.  Hopefully the Authors pack will have a nicer one.

1 month, 1 week ago on New Balance 574 “Tonal Grey”

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This was not a pretty shoe to begin with, there's only one out of the lot that is a little likable and it's by 24 Kilates.  Seems like every one was trying to stay away from a simple colorway, and no one did anything to the mid-soles.

1 month, 1 week ago on Firmament, Hanon, 24 Kilates and Sneakersnstuff reintroduce the New Balance CT300

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I always had a problem with sheet like this and anything glove like.  These better have a billion functions cause if these were designed for the look alone it is ass ugly.  What a lazy design, there is no form following function here at all.  Can't believe most of the complaints are thrown at the colors.

1 month, 1 week ago on Jordan Future “Light Jade”

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One of these is available at pickyourshoes, plus there's one with yellow.

1 month, 1 week ago on A Detailed Look at the New Balance 530

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Curious to see how the Gold pair holds up after a few months of wear.

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Ronnie Fieg x Asics “KFE” Collection – Release Date

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No pics of the brown one?  Hmm, the green Lyte 3 is like RF Miami without the orange stripes.

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Asics “Outdoor” Pack for Fall 2014

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Huaraches always seem to have glue oozing from the seams.  Don't think there's a great deal of quality control when they're made, I recently bought 3 different pairs and they're all the same.  Somehow all black or the all white Huaraches are not that appealing.  The slate blue which didn't seem to have been released was the colorway I was holding out for.  Oh well.

1 month, 2 weeks ago on Nike Air Huarache “Black” – Available at Foot Locker

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Nice colorway but the mid-sole texture is too busy, this is a pair I would have to see in person.  Love that hat though.

1 month, 2 weeks ago on J.Crew x New Balance 998 “Independence Day”

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@robertvaldes6 These are in Europe, urbanindustry have a few pairs.  Sure you can find them elsewhere.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Nike Sportswear City Pack “Milan” – Release Date

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@nonameguy @jungleants Thanks man.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Asics Gel Lyte 3 “Exploration”

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First off the hender scheme looks like the New Balance 373 not a 1300.  The lagerfeld looks like someone who don't wear sneakers approved the design.  And I'm not sure designers can be sued for making shoes similar to other companies' design, if they say it's a homage to whatever brand and didn't get permission then yeah.  Most of the retro sneakers coming out from all the big companies look alike, maybe it was a common style that every company used and put their take on them.  Converse running shoes & Asics Onitsuka, adidas country, Rebook classic leather, Saucony Jazz.  All of those shoes used wedge mid sole and they all look similar.  I am not a fan of most sneaker designers that make over the top stuff like Raf Simmons or Rick Owens adidas, I like stuff from designers like Yohji Yamamoto & most of Ronnie Fieg designs. Simple creative stuff always appeal to me.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on New Balance Suing Karl Lagerfeld for Sneaker Ripoff

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Is it possible for SneakerNews to say if the kicks they write about will ever be released in the US? Been a fan of Gel Lyte 3s ever since Fieg touched them.  Now I can't say no to any of them.  My recent favorite is the blue glow in the dark.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Asics Gel Lyte 3 “Exploration”

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Best Internationalist colorway.  I love these but if it fits the same as the internationalist I tried on from Jcrew then it's gonna be narrow as hell on my foot.  I read an article that said something about the original ones having different widths but I haven't seen any being sold that way.  Oh well back to new balance for me.

1 month, 3 weeks ago on Nike Sportswear City Pack “Milan” – Release Date

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Picked up the France over the weekend. It came with both pairs of flat white, flat red laces and of course Kith's blue & white rope laces.  The suede is so soft on these.

2 months, 2 weeks ago on Asics Gel Lyte III Re-issues at KITH

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Don't think more pictures will make these any better, I now truly appreciate colorways.  Interesting to see if "Kith or RF" will make it onto these.  

2 months, 3 weeks ago on Ronnie Fieg x Puma XT-2 for Dover Street Market

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I like MJ but for a wealthy guy his wardrobe is dated.  Guess he's comfortable with it, which is sad cause he can easily advertise a clothing line with what he wears.  MJ needs a stylist, the right kind of Air Jordans go with anything.  It works for David Beckham.

3 months ago on Michael Jordan and Son’s Courtside Air Jordans For Game 4

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I had a mask when I use to ride my bike often in the city, it had a removable filter.  There were times when I hyperventilated and had to remove it before I passed out.  Hope this filters street pollution and it's a lot easier to breathe in.

4 months, 1 week ago on Nike Flyknit Mask by Zhijun Wang

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This is almost nice, not liking the idea of a removable 'N'.  The multicolored N is tacky, they should've just stuck with a permanent solid color N an be done.

4 months, 1 week ago on Shelflife x Dr.Z x New Balance 574 “City of Gold”

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Why would anyone want to get these?  you can customize your own 574 at new balance dot com and make a better colorway, you might not get to choose the same colors though.  The Ronnie Fieg's Liberty Fairs was a simple colorway that was nice.  If new balance stops making 574s then it'd be hard to get your hands on these.

4 months, 4 weeks ago on Size? Harrods x New Balance 574 Collection

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Nice, it's the classic stan smith in a reversed color way.  The suede gives it that slight two tone shade of green.  Very nice.

5 months ago on adidas Stan Smith Skateboarding “Amazon Green”

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Wow, if branding were only on the toe box this would be nice.  with branding on the toe box, heel and tongue makes an otherwise clean Smith in a nice color way very busy. 

5 months ago on NEIGHBORHOOD x adidas Consortium Stan Smith – Global Release Date

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Why???

5 months, 4 weeks ago on Extra Butter to Restock Entire Asics #DL5 Pack

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These are available on Kith's website right now.

6 months ago on SELECT 1 on 1: Ronnie Fieg on his Puma “Coat of Arms” Project, Paris Pop-Up, & More

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These are nice, I love simple color ways. Like almost all of the old school huaraches these will probably be a european only release.

6 months, 3 weeks ago on Nike Air Huarache “Slate Blue”

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Wow, how do you design 5 uniquely ugly pairs of sneakers?  I stopped buy EB's store in manhattan after the copperhead was released, I was hoping that seeing the actual shoe would be different than watching em on the web but there weren't any available.  I wondered who bought them all, now I see lots of copperheads available on ebay.

7 months ago on Extra Butter x Asics GT Cool “Sidewinder” – Release Date

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the polka dots looks like snow flakes, every time I look at them I want to dust em off.  hope i'm lucky enough to buy the camouflage.

7 months, 4 weeks ago on BAIT x Asics Gel Lyte III “Basics Model-001 Vanquish” – Polka Dot

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Wow, what a waste of of gum sole.

8 months ago on Saint Alfred x New Balance 1500

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These Reebox Camo NPC2 are very light and flexible, they fit a bit snug.  The tongue is attached to the shoe all the way up to the top eyelet, so you can wear them without laces if you want.  My pair was made a bit sloppy, found glue where there shouldn't have been, the stitching around the sole was uneven(very long and short stitches ).  Will see how long it holds up.  They're also supposed be water proof, will take them out when it rains.

9 months, 2 weeks ago on Sneakersnstuff x Reebok NPC II Gore-Tex “Camo”

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I loved the New York and Miami (mostly the NY) Asics Fieg did, I'm not that keen on the colors of this one.  Maybe I need to see them in person. That line was a joke, these will never be on shelves.

12 months ago on Ronnie Fieg x ASICS Gel Lyte III “Flamingo” (Detailed Look)

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Love this collection, I haven't worn an adidas in about 12 yrs but these got my attention.  I was fortunate to get the Superstar 80s and the country, country is not shown.  Both the Superstar and Country came with an extra pair of white bones and laces(bones kinda heavy).  I usually wear new balance so I'm used to the wide fit, the adidas are narrower and a bit snug.  I'm currently breaking in the Country, it's like my driving shoes.  Reason why MasterMind Japan is closing shop is because the designer wants to end the brand while it's popular.

12 months ago on mastermind JAPAN x adidas Originals (Detailed Look)

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The blue and yellow is my favorite, sad the rugby stripes are only on the lace tip.  They look as durable as the M574 backpack.

12 months ago on New Balance 574 “Rugby Pack”

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Their MT580 was a lot better than this one, this is OK.

12 months ago on Burn Rubber x New Balance 574 “The Miggy”

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 @DomingoTorresJr I just ordered a pair from www.tiltedsole.com I think it's the same one.

12 months ago on Asics Gel Lyte 3 – Grey / Navy – Red

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