Sneakers

33 posts

What are you wearing right now?  What do you want to wear in the future?  Is this a Cop or a Drop?  Get the latest rundown on the best kicks that are rocking our world.

Spotlight on Smir

By Mia Fortugaleza, Quickstrikeasia Manila Yes, she’s that girl who spends $10K on streetwear a month. Sneaker hobbyist Smirnov’s interest grew from a simple inclination to the streetwear aesthetic to it being an opportunity to thrive in a kind of community that compliments her tomboyish personality. Much like the other females in this male-dominated industry, she strives to inspire and […]

Dycoco

A heart-to-heart with renowned sneaker artist, James Dycoco

By Andy Tubig, Quickstrikeasia Manila Meet James Dycoco, founder of IED Customs, a premium sneaker customizer that specializes in graphic designs and collabs on leather, suede and canvas sneakers. His affinity with sneakers started back in 2014, when he purchased his first few pairs with cash prize won from a photography competition during his days as a Fine Arts student in Singapore. […]

Basics of Off-White

By Mia Fortugaleza, Quickstrikeasia Manila It all began with Pyrex Vision, a fashion project that merely printed its own logo on Ralph Lauren flannel shirts and sold them at luxury brand prices. It was consequently featured in a fashion video that played around with the preconceived notions of getting out of the ghetto. Naturally, not everyone loved the idea. Unlike […]

ASICS, Weapon of Choice for @one_man_army.07

If you’re a sneaker aficionado and a runners/trainers fan, particularly on the ASICS brand– your Instagram could use the feeds from this guy, @one_man_army.07 from Singapore. Joe, literally, is the only person shooting all these stunning photos that showcase the colours and depth of the Asics brand, specifically the Gel Lyte III silhouette. ASICS, a company that originated from war-torn Japan […]

Grails for Retail : Underrated Boost

It is somehow impossible to cop a pair at retail price, most especially when a particular pair is given added value of ‘boost technology’ but more often than not, there are still grails left unnoticed. Today let us name one that we consider GRAIL for RETAIL. End x Bodega x Adidas Consortium Iniki Boost Runner [Image:  http://baitme.com] Boston-based retailer Bodega, […]

In the face of negativity, CREATE POSITIVITY: 'Here to Create' by Adidas

Adidas latest campaign ‘Here to Create’ was celebrated yesterday 24th July 2017 at the famous circuits in Singapore. Adidas Singapore hosted Singapore’s first ever and by far the longest Football Relay in the country. The relay started Jalan Besar Stadium to Marina Barrage then Gardens by the Bay and all the way to Fullerton. The event was joined with overwhelming […]