Cheating on my long term partner

We’re all human. You might be sat there in the pub with your beloved, giving them admiring glances every few minutes. But then something catches your eye on the way to the bar. It’s a lovely pair. But wait… they’re not adidas? Shit. What are they? Saucony. Interesting. Friends and regular readers will know I […]

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Trainer Focus -adidas x Raf Simons

adidas By Raf Simons – The RS Stan Smiths Since first teaming up in 2013, adidas and the esteemed Belgian fashion designer Raf Simons have been hellbent on pushing the boundaries when it comes to both classic and contemporary footwear silhouettes. Some I’ve loved, some I’ve loathed, but their latest collaboration I’m quite a bit […]

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Trainer Focus – Y-3 Adizero Runner

The clash of high fashion and street wear is surely at its height, with trainers having led the way and a particular designer and brand getting there before anyone else – Yohji Yamamoto and adidas. The Y-3 range was breaking boundaries before the little rich kids of Bristol and London had even clapped eyes on a […]

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Label Discovery – Duke & Dexter

The Duke & Dexter Story Duke & Dexter are just the sort of brand that I adore, modern and contemporary but with a (sartorial) foot firmly in tradition. Launched in 2014, the footwear label has risen to prominence as one of the finest purveyors of quality footwear out there. Specialising  in traditional, smart British footwear […]

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Trainer Focus – adidas Lacombe SPZL

Now the dust has settled on the latest adidas Originals Spezial drop (Spring / Summer ’18) I thought I would select something from the footwear selection for my trainer of the week this week. adidas SPEZIAL and Gary Aspden return for its fourth year with a SS18 collection inspired by the Acid House scenes in Ibiza […]

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