Topic: Sneakers

Company That Makes Wendy Davis’ Pink Sneakers Declines To Comment On Political Fervor Surrounding Them

Company That Makes Wendy Davis' Pink Sneakers Declines To Comment On Political Fervor Surrounding Them

As many have pointed out already, the political story behind Wendy Davis‘ heroic filibuster is way, way more important than the sneakers she was wearing on her feet. I mean, who cares? An archaic feat of strength on Davis’ part was all that kept America’s largest state from taking away a woman’s right to choose in this, the 21st century, but hey, what kind of shoes was she wearing? More »

Shopping Guide: Sneaker Wedges You Can Buy Instead Of Those Horrible Daddy’$ Money Ones

Shopping Guide: Sneaker Wedges You Can Buy Instead Of Those Horrible Daddy'$ Money Ones

Okay, allow us to come clean: we think sneaker wedges are horrible. Absolutely dreadful. We first saw them at NYFW a few years ago and thought, “Those won’t last more than a season.” Aaaaaaaaand, we were super fucking wrong. But we still hate them.

However, the recent release of Daddy’$ MoneySketcher’s take on sneaker wedges that sets women back more than a few decades–moved us to compile a shopping guide of alternatives. This way, no one has to support unbelievably sexist marketing/bad taste in the name of owning sporty horse hooves.

In a surprising twist, we found some of them kind of almost okay. More »

Gallery: Kristen Stewart’s Many Red Carpet Sneakers

Gallery: Kristen Stewart's Many Red Carpet Sneakers

The last Twilight installment is upon us (well, tomorrow)! That means an upkick in Kristen Stewart Robert Pattinson romance speculation, lots of sheer dresses and an end to this long dark period in human history. But rather than doing your average “X celebrity’s best red carpet looks” roundup that is typical on the eve of a big premiere–it would just be sheer lace dresses anyway–we decided to celebrate Stewart’s other trademark: the many Chucks, Vans and Nike lowtops she switches into after suffering a few feet of red carpet in towering heels. Let us begin: More »

Adidas, Jeremy Scott Under Fire For ‘Slave Sneakers’

Adidas, Jeremy Scott Under Fire For 'Slave Sneakers'

Meet the Jeremy Scott x adidas Roundhouse Mid “Handcuffs,” a collaboration between downtown designer Jeremy Scott (well known for his colorful, eccentric collaborations) and Adidas, obviously. They’re pretty much just Adidas’ classic Roundhouse style, updated with some funky, bright Jeremy Scott-y colors and, uh, Velcro ankle shackles. They’re scheduled to hit stores in August, but it’s possible public outcry might change that. More »