Sneaker Alert: The Best Sneakers of 2021!

After New Balance had one of its biggest years ever last year, the brand is looking to keep that momentum going in 2021. A big part of that push includes the return of the made-in-USA 990v3 model, the third iteration of the fan-favorite 990 line which hits its 40th anniversary next year. To kick off the 990v3 comeback, New Balance tapped longtime partner Bodega to celebrate a … Continue reading Sneaker Alert: The Best Sneakers of 2021!

Sneaker Alert: 9 of the Best Air Jordan Exclusives for Women

Historically, access to exclusive Air Jordans for women has been limited. In recent years, however, that trend has begun to change. By calling in collaborators such as Aleali May and Olivia Kim, among others, Jordan Brand has begun creating coveted colorways designed by and made for women.  The origin story of female-focused sneakers dates back to 1998 when the Women’s Air Jordan OG debuted. The brand expanded … Continue reading Sneaker Alert: 9 of the Best Air Jordan Exclusives for Women

Sneeaker Alert: The Most Expensive Sneakers of 2021

2021 is almost over and now that we’ve covered the best sneaker designs and best Air Jordans, it’s time to dive into a far less subjective list: the most expensive shoes of the year.  Unlike the other end-of-year lists, there were no heated debates around this one as it’s all about the numbers. Which shoes are bringing in the most cash on the resale market? Some of the … Continue reading Sneeaker Alert: The Most Expensive Sneakers of 2021

Nike exec Ann Hebert departs after ties to son’s sneaker business revealed

A top Nike executive has stepped down after she was linked to her son’s lucrative sneaker-flipping business. Ann Hebert, the sportswear giant’s vice president and general manager for North America, left her job Monday after more than 25 years at Nike, the company said in a brief statement. Nike did not say why Hebert resigned, but her departure came four days after a Bloomberg Businessweek report detailed how … Continue reading Nike exec Ann Hebert departs after ties to son’s sneaker business revealed