Trainer of the Week – Diadora Borg Elite

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Diadora is a brand making a come back. Associated with slightly shit trainers in the 90s and Roy Keane it entered the wilderness for a while. But it’s Italian heritage always gave it hope and ensured that it never quite dropped to the depths of Sports Direct. Over the last few years it has been … Read more

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Trainer of the Week – The Valentino Rockrunner Sneaker

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I’m very aware that my trainers of the week tend to revolve around adidas and so for this week I have looked to the absolute upper echelons of not just the trainer world but the world of luxury menswear world as well. Since 1960 the house of Valentino has been considered one of the world’s … Read more

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3 Tips For Shopping In The Sales

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The January sales came early this year with many shops and online stores going into sale pre-Christmas! Now I love a sale as much as the next man and I’ve taken advantage of some great sales at the likes of END Clothing to pick up a few bargains to go into 2016 with. But as … Read more

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The Rant #2 – Tough Mudder

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Not long ago an E-Mail came round my workplace asking if anyone was interested in doing “Tough Mudder.” The suggestion being that we entered as a work team. The Email was from someone my senior and a person who I like and respect very much, so I replied with as much restraint as I possible … Read more

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Can Idris Elba save Superdry?

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Those that know me well know that I despise Superdry. For me it is the epitome of generic, unimaginative and everyday high street fashion. Meaningless garish oriental characters splashed across dull and cheap looking coats worn by Barratt home residing, middle management types who watch top gear. Tedious hoodies worn by that bloke at University … Read more

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Trainer of the Week – adidas EQT Running Support ’93

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Representing adidas’ headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany, Tokyo, Japan and Portland, Oregon, the special adidas EQT Running Support ’93 form the ‘Creation Centre Pack’ was released in November 2015. Rather than fit the lettering of the three world creation centres on the heel tabs they have gone for a bespoke feeling embroidered ‘HZA’, ‘TKO’ and ‘PDX’, with colourways … Read more

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My Picks for the Party Season

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Whether we like it or not the Christmas party season is nearly upon us. That time where we traipse round city centres in Primark Christmas jumpers, drink too many Jagerbombs and try (probably fail) to get off with someone. Well if you want to avoid succumbing the usual Santa themed shitfest you can at least … Read more

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Trainer of the Week – ADIDAS CONSORTIUM w/ A Kind of Guise

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Our trainer of the week this week comes of a beautiful collaboration between adidas consortium and the Munich based label “A Kind of Guise.” Modelled on the base of a timeless 1980s silhouette, the “New York” style combines the aesthetic values of both brands in a premium sneaker. The model retails the iconic mesh midsole along … Read more

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Trainer of the Week – adidas Gazelle Indoor

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The adidas Gazelle is perhaps one of the most iconic trainers. It is an absolute staple for any casual connoisseur. And the legacy continues with the latest release, the Gazelle Indoor in the ‘Rust Red’ colourway. They have been updated with soft, premium uppers, suede overlays and a breathable mesh lining, finished with the classic translucent … Read more

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Trainer of the Week – ADIDAS SUPERSTAR 80S

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Out this week our first featured footwear in our new series “Trainer of the Week” is the adidas Superstar 80s primeknit… Taking to the stage for its 45th year of existence, the latest adidas Superstar 80 stands strong amongst its pack. After international success of the Stan Smith and Campus 80s makeover, the Superstar invites its … Read more

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