Category Archives: SOLEcial Studies

Timberland 50009: Let’s Do This Like Brutus!

When you’re obsessed with footwear that means that you look at ALL footwear and while there are a bunch of shoe companies out there, one that caught my attention in 1987 is Timberland. I was introduced to Timberland boots by … Continue reading

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Video: PENSOLE x OSDLive Footwear Industry Panel Boston Public Schools

On Saturday, October 28th, D’Wayne touched down in Boston and when I say that he assembled an all-star cast of footwear designers, Product Line Managers (PLMs), materials and trends folks and sales folks, my words don’t do justice to the … Continue reading

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PENSOLE: Footwear Industry Panel At Boston Public Schools Open House

When you enter the doors at PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy, located in downtown Portland, Oregon, you’ll quickly realize that you’re entering a studio that is unlike any other space that exists in the world. No, I didn’t mistype the words … Continue reading

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World Sneaker Championship Experience 2/23

On 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 … Continue reading

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SOLEcial Studies x 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 … Continue reading

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #365 12/9

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 … Continue reading

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #364 12/2 @ 10 pm 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 … Continue reading

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Talk Show: Obsessive Sneaker Disorder #​363 10/21 @ 10 pm 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 … Continue reading

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TweetUP: OSD x SneakerTubeTV x You Gotta Eat This 10/4 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 … Continue reading

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SOLEcial Studies Fall 2015 Registration NOW OPEN!

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 … Continue reading

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