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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
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
Making the physical move from North Andover, Massachusetts, which the Converse has called home for more than 2 decades, to Boston is a BIG deal! Converse, which was founded in Malden and is about 7-miles from the current headquarters, hopes … Continue reading
Adidas, which has been the official sponsor of the Boston Marathon since 1988, announced a new running experience store in the Hub City and it will be steps from the Boston Marathon finish line. The partnership between adidas and the … Continue reading
They’ve been in the sneaker business since 1906, so it’s safe to say that New Balance knows a thing or two about feet, footwear and running sneakers. As a lead up to the Boston Marathon, which takes place every year … Continue reading
They never went away, but for a while there, Reebok PUMP sneakers seemed to have fallen by the way side, but that all changed a few years ago when PUMP celebrated it’s 20th Anniversary back in 2009. Fast forward to … Continue reading
Dante Luna, a local filmmaker that calls Boston his home, attended the 1st Annual Boston Sneaker Jam with his video team and created a documentary about sneakers, the culture and why sneakers are so important to so many people. The … Continue reading
Boston and the entire New England area showed up and showed out for the first annual Boston Sneaker Jam that took place at the Seaport World Trade Center on October 18th and 19th.
The outfit was on point, the knowledge was on point and the sneakers, while they may have been in the spotlight, these just “legal” sneakers took center stage and showed and proved.
They’ve been around the block and in the Brighton, Massachusetts ‘hood for a long time and it’s no mistake that a company that’s been in the footwear biz for 108 years not shine brightly!