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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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OSD’s SOLEcial Studies Returns for Summer 2015

OSD is happy to announce the return of it’s acclaimed footwear industry training program called SOLEcial Studies. Having previously been taught in New York at the Parsons New School of Design, and the University of Oregon as part of the … Continue reading

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[Talk Show] Episode #335 “Everything Nice” 1/28 with Patrick Walsh of Villa #EmeraldBoots

Episode #335 “Everything Nice” 1/28 with Patrick Walsh of Villa #EmeraldBoots ​Our guest for this show is Patrick Walsh, the VP of Marketing, at VILLA who tells us about their Timberland collaboration and the #EmeraldBoots that go on sale beginning … Continue reading

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Bare Your Sole: Nordstrom and New Balance Partner to Help Kids

“It’s remarkable what a pair of new, well-fitting shoes can do for a child and their self-esteem,” said Amy Fass, executive director at Shoes That Fit. “When a child feels comfortable and confident, they’re better able to succeed and thrive at … Continue reading

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PENSOLE’s SOLEHOLDER: Change Has To Make Sense (Cents)

D’Wayne Edwards, the Founder of PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy, is a change agent!  What more needs to be said? Change has to make sense (cents) and D’Wayne Edwards has been making a lot of sense for well over 2 decades … Continue reading

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[Event] All- Star Sneaker Summit New Orleans, LA 2/16

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, February 10, 2014 SneakerSummit.com   ALL STAR SNEAKER SUMMIT NEW ORLEANS Sunday, February 16th, 2014 at Pontchartrain Convention Center    Sunday, February 16th the All Star Sneaker Summit returns at the Pontchartrain Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana! Named … Continue reading

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OSD Episode #250 “Exponential Growth”

You know that feeling you get when things just click and you have an eureka-moment that leaves you gasping for air? Episode #250 is such a show and we’re sure you’ll enjoy every minute of it!

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OSD Ep. #246 “Pump Up….And Air Out”

OSD hits the Internet hard every Wednesday at 9:30 pm. EST, and while you know you’re going to hear the opinions from the Crew, one thing you can count on is that you’ll also hear us agree and disagree with … Continue reading

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[Event] DeadstocksVA (7/21-Virginia Beach, VA)

With the sneaker culture growing everyday, and society as a whole realizing that the culture, much like Rap, isn’t a fad and is here for the long haul.

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PENSOLE x SOLEcial Studies Contest…

For those of you who missed the registration deadline for OSD’s SOLEcial Studies, D’Wayne Edwards of PENSOLE has come up with a way for 1 LUCKY SNEAKER LOVER to win a spot in OSD’s 8 week program. If winning a … Continue reading

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