World Sneaker Championship Experience 2/23

osdlive-wscx16-8127On another unbelievably warm day in New York City, students from the Business of Sports School (B.O.S.S.) visited the World Sneaker Championship Experience and learned about the various careers that exist in the footwear industry and they were able to try their hands at using Wacom Cintiq tablets to learn how to draw sneakers using Adobe Illustrator. Continue reading

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World Sneaker Championship: Maxwell Lund

MaxwellLund-WSC-7981The champion is in the building and we have to say that Maxell Lund made a lot of noise and let folks know that he was in NYC to claim his crown and a big ass check! Continue reading

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SOLEcial Studies x St. John, USVI

Sean Williams and Dee Wells with students from JESS on St. John, USVI. We’ve been busy taking SOLEcial Studies to another level and we’re obsessed with teaching youth about the ever-changing footwear industry, the various jobs that exist in the field, and, more importantly, the role that they play in shaping the future of what sneakers y0u and I will wear.

Dr. Sean “Paper Chasr” Williams and I headed to the US Virgin Islands and when we touched down it was all love! Continue reading

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H-Town Sneaker Summit Summer ’16 on July 31st

H-Town Sneaker Summit Summer '2016 flyerHOUSTON, June 2016 – The school year is winding down and summer is nearly here, which can mean only one thing…on Sunday, July 31st the legendary H-Town Sneaker Summit returns to the historic NRG Center in Houston, Texas for their highly anticipated 13th annual summer event! Continue reading

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #365 12/9

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Obsessive Sneaker Disorder Episode #365 12/9 @ 10 pm ET

Join the Sole Doctors & Disorderlies for Episode #365 as we share what sneakers we feel are the hottest sneakers for 2015 and what ‘heads can expect to see in the new year!

Also, make sure you head to www.Laced-Up.com to buy your copy of “Laced Up” a sneaker documentary, which was produced by sneaker connoisseurs for sneakerheads and gives you a firsthand look at the culture from within the culture! 

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #364 12/2 @ 10 pm ET

Cover art for Obsessive Sneaker Disorder talk show #364 on December 2, 2015, at 10 p.m. ET. Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #364 12/2 @ 10 pm ET

​We’re back and we’ve got some stuff things that we have to get off our chests and our soles!!  

Join the Sole Doctors & Disorderlies TONIGHT at 10 p.m.ET as we discuss the upcoming H-Town Sneaker Summit taking place in Houston, TX on Sunday, December 6th at the NRG Center.
For more information about Sneaker Summit, you can visit their website at www.SneakerSummit.com.

Also, we haven’t forgotten about #TheComeUP and we’d love to see photos of the sneakers that you got a great deal on, so when you post them on Twitter or Instagram, make sure you use the hashtag #TheComeUP so we can share them!

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #​363 10/21 @ 10 pm ET


Cover art for Obsessive Sneaker Disorder talk show Episode #363 on October 21, 2015, at 10 p.m. ET.
Obsessive Sneaker Disorder Episode#​363 10/21 @ 10 pm ET

​Joining ​the Sole Doctors & Disorderlies on Wednesday (10/21)  is Josh Luber the Founder and creative mind behind Campless, the sneakerhead data website that shows collectors what a pair of sneakers are worth and what similar sneakers have sold for on eBay, etc.

Earlier in September, Campless announced that they had received, “a significant investment from Detroit Venture Partners, a Detroit-based venture capital firm that invests in seed and early-stage technology companies.”

The investment calls for Campless to relocate it’s headquarters from Philly to the One Campus Martius building, which is located in downtown Detroit’s growing tech hub.

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder Episode # ​362 9/30 @ 10 pm ET

Cover art for Obsessive Sneaker Disorder talk show Episode #362 on September 30, 2015, at 10 p.m. ET. Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder  Episode #​362 9/30 @ 10 pm ET

Join Sole Doctors & Disorderlies on Wednesday at 10 p.m. as we prepare for the upcoming OSDLIVE x SneakerTube x You Gotta Eat This TweetUP at the Brooklyn Museum on Sunday, October 4th, at 1 pm!

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Also, we haven’t forgotten about #TheComeUP and we’d love to see photos of the sneakers that you’re s, so when you find a great deal on a pair of sneaker, post them on Twitter or Instagram and make sure you use the hashtag so we can reshare them!

Also, make sure you head to www.Laced-Up.com to buy your copy of “Laced Up” a sneaker documentary, which was produced by sneaker connoisseurs for sneakerheads and gives you a firsthand look at the culture from within the culture!

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TweetUP: OSD x SneakerTubeTV x You Gotta Eat This 10/4 at the Brooklyn Museum!

TweetUP flyer for October 2, 2015 to see "The Rise of Sneaker Culture" exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum.Circle the date on your calendar….Sunday, October 4th from 1-4 pm to be at the Brooklyn Museum as Sean “Paper Chasr” Williams, Premium Pete and yours truly tour “The Rise of Sneaker Culture” exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum!!

This is the last day to see the exhibit before it leaves and heads to Toledo Museum of Art (Ohio).

More information will be shared on Twitter and Instagram so make sure you follow @OSDLIVE and @DeeWellsOSD.

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SOLEcial Studies Fall 2015 Registration NOW OPEN!

Photograph of SOLEcial Studies logo in black. The course is offered by Obsessive Sneaker Disorder.That’s right sneaker lovers and future footwear professionals.  The world renowned SOLEcial Studies 8 week (online) program is back again for Fall 2015. Registration is NOW OPEN for classes starting on October 13th, 2015.

If you’re ready to have your perception and knowledge of sneaker culture and the athletic footwear business changed forever then now would be the time to sign up.

Early registration and 2 for 1 discounts are in effect (FOR NOW). You can register here through Eventbrite. We even offer rebates for referrals :) 

SOLEcial Studies has so much to offer future footwear professionals BUT, you’ll have to experience it for yourself to know exactly what that is. Students from 7 countries around the world since 2011 can’t be wrong :)

Questions about the program?? Hit us with an email at info@osdlive.com

SEE YOU IN CLASS..IF YOU DARE!!

 

 

 

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