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Get a dose of soft black boy aesthetics with Tyler The Creator

by: admin - 16 August 2017

Get a dose of soft black boy aesthetics with Tyler The Creator

Tyler The Creator has come through with soft pastel and floral aesthetics for his latest range. The Odd Future rapper partnered with Converse to release the One Star x Golf le Fleur collection which includes sneakers and T-shirts. Tyler has always been a promoter of the Carefree Black Boy movement.  Throughout his career, he has...

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[Gallery] This is what went down at Sneaker Exchange Cape Town

by: Sabelo Mkhabela - 30 May 2016

[Gallery] This is what went down at Sneaker Exchange Cape Town

According to Dr Zulu, co-founder of the Cape Town sneaker shop Shelflife, being a sneakerhead isn’t all about owning the pairs you like. Admiring the craftsmanship and design of a sneaker makes you a sneaker head. He was speaking, alongside other sneakerheads, at Zip Zap Circus School in Cape Town, during the Sneaker Exchange Cape...

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Sneaker Exchange Cape Town in pictures

by: Bulumko Gana - 4 June 2015

Sneaker Exchange Cape Town in pictures

Gardens Commercial High School underground parking turned into some form of sneaker gallery on Saturday May 30 as sneakerheads gathered to trade their kicks. The recurring event, The Sneaker Exchange Cape Town is hosted by Lost Property, a company that specialises in sourcing limited edition products to the world. Heads traded new and second-hand sneakers...

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Why do guys get all the cool sneakers?

by: Jamie Petersen - 7 May 2015

Why do guys get all the cool sneakers?

You see a pair of fresh sneakers on Instagram – it’s love at first sight. You just have to get your hands on this pair. First, you look at local sites, but nothing comes in your size or colour. So you decide to go to different stores, but it’s all sold out. You then scour...

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Cons in Joburg

by: Bongani Mokhine - 10 June 2014

Cons in Joburg

CONS Project is a series of global community projects designed to inspire the next generation of creative spirits through music, art, style and skate. Following on from the success of similar initiatives in New York, Los Angeles and more recently Belgrade and Lisbon,  Converse Sub-Saharan Africa announced the launch of  CONS Project Joburg.  The event took  place...

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Sneaker Heads

by: Nzolo Bidla - 6 November 2013

Sneaker Heads

In the age of Pop Culture, we see the growth of a subculture of Sneaker Heads, a group of young stars that hunt for the rarest and dopest kicks.  The culture went from people just buying to actually collecting sneakers. Social media played a big part in the growth of the culture, having shows like...

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