August 26th, 2013 by Brendan Dunne
The MTV VMAs touched down in Brooklyn last night, bringing plenty of stars into the borough and its Barclays Center in search of a moon-man award. There were plenty of solid sneaker sightings for said stars, a group that sort of reflected the current sneaker-culture peak as well as the hip hop world’s obsession with the most luxurious of footwear. Kanye West split his time between the Balenciaga Arena and some Visvim footwear, Wiz Khalifa proudly showed off his Converse Collab, and Kendrick Lamar kept true to his promise of “No more designer” with his Nike Cortez on feet. Continue reading to see those and more in our 2013 MTV VMAs celebrity sneaker recap below.
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February 12th, 2013 by Brendan Dunne
There are a few sneaker categories that we know Wale has on lock: Foamposites, LeBrons, and Air Jordan retros. His collection doesn’t end there though, as the rapper apparently does his thing in the luxury category as well. Shown here is a set that Wale recently touted including Swoosh goodies like the Nike LeBron X ‘Cork’ and the Nike Air Max 2013. Rounding out the group is the recently released Holographic Space Sneaker from Raf Simons, a red pair of the Balenciaga Arena sneakers, and the animal print Christian Louboutin Rantus Orlato. Let us know if you’re feeling Wale’s high end pairs or the sneakers featured more (Don’t forget the Air Jordan 1′s on feet) in the comments below.
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