Canadian boutique, Livestock, recently collaboration with Adidas to release an EQT Support 93, as part of Adidas Equipment’s 30 year celebration. This pair is inspired by the prototype and development process of design, with elements like a translucent mesh toebox inspired by tracing paper, and a TPU wing which mirrors the look of a ruler. Check out my review for a closer look!
We are twenty episodes in, and joining me on the show today is Judyna Pres, who goes by Juberry – a Montreal-based illustrator and designer with a passion for food, tech, and of course, sneakers. We talk about her father’s role in sparking her love for sneakers, her recent Air Max 90 design that was put into production for Solesavy members, and the importance of using art to speak out for issues that matter.
Imagining what Canadian hero, Terry Fox, would’ve worn in today’s day and age, the Adidas Ultraboost DNA released last week inspired by Fox’s classic blue Orion sneaker. Limited to 2020 pairs, and with 100% of the net proceeds going to the Terry Fox Foundation, these were a must have for my collection. Check out my review to get a closer look!
Check out my video on the Adidas Orion “Terry Fox” here: https://youtu.be/XRY0zkDN6OU
Vessi Footwear produces footwear that claims to be 100% waterproof! I got my hands on a pair of the Slip-On model in “Orca Black”, and put it to the test! Check out my review to learn more about this Canadian brand and see how they are on feet!
Check out Vessi at https://vessifootwear.ca and on Instagram at @vessifootwear
If you guys are a part of the Canadian sneaker scene, chances are you’ve heard of the Canada Got Sole crew. What started out as a simple hashtag has over the years grown to become a big Instagram presence, a website, branded merchandise, and now, their very own podcast. I was approached to be a guest for their eighth episode, and was definitely honoured to accept that invitation. Take a listen for yourselves to as I delve into my favourite shoes of all time, my origins as a sneaker aficionado, and what my future holds!