The much anticipated Pink + Dolphin San Francisco store opening last Saturday, October 12th, was blazing with energy as an earnest 2,000 fans waited in one long line on Haight Street to get their fix of Cali's freshest urban boutique. The party, which we mentioned a few weeks back, was...

Just for authenticity, UMBRO throw in a bit of Manchester, the label's hometown, with fish & chips, pint glass and sounds by DJ William Robbins of Fac Off. Though members of each team were more fixated on their competitions and those little men on a peg. 3 hours of rolls, spins, coerces, and...

In Chinese traditions, a wedding is generally known as an occasion of "Double Happiness", where an already auspicious event is enumerated by several more. The most recent Sneaker Con New York City, which took place on Saturday, was just such occasion. As a wedding party of several hundreds...

Aptly called Original Penguin by Munsingwear, Original Penguin's first signature scent is now available at all flagship stores and select department stores around the globe. And from what we heard, Pete the Penguin is quite happy about the new aura too. Original Penguin SoHo 103 Greene...

But the fervor is actually taking place in Europe, where countless sneaker-themed events have opened its doors in recent years. The newest is SneakerMuseum in Cologne, Germany, a gallery devoted to sneaker oriented exhibition. Doubt there would be a huge turnout to something so "formal"? The...

The turn out of attendants was beyond anyone's expectation as hundreds lined up to enter. Once in, the rotunda on the first floor served as the "marketplace" with treasure trove of deadstocks, hard to find, and unique footwear. Just beyond decorated columns, manufacturers set up special rooms...

Billed as "Sport Is Art", the campaign is the culmination of artists from the 5 continents, each exemplify his or her interpretations between art and sports. Honored guests had the opportunity to acquire the collection early over the weekend as well as a preview of tees representing China by...

They recently opened the doors of their San Francisco flagship store, awesome news for fans and customers. Located on Haight Street, the store carries goods from Diamond Supply Co., Grizzly Griptape, Fillmore Wheels, and Ace Trucks, making it a one-stop shop for skateboarders and shoppers....

Where else but here would you see a converted RC car in the shape of a giant PUMA Clyde or someone with a New Balance tattoo? Hundreds across Switzerland converged upon Europe's most comprehensive sneaker convention for the opportunity to swap, buy, or just to see the festivities. And if you...

But there were moments that even the large circus tent could not accommodate all who came to visit as a record number of visitors descended on the event. The deal making got hot and heavy right from the start as many bargain hunters sought exclusives not available elsewhere. But one odd...

 

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