On Episode 9 of The Channel 8 Podcast, I dive into my love of Disney alongside our honourary Canadian from San Diego, John, better known as @Weekends_With_Walt! John has been wearing Jordans since the mid 80s, and has been a lifelong visitor of Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Check out this episode as we dive into our shared love for sneakers and everyone’s favourite mouse!
UK retailer, End Clothing, teamed up with New Balance to release the 1500 “Rainbow Eucalyptus”. This special tree, native to Southeast Asia, is known for its rainbow coloured bark, and this sneaker draws inspiration from this in its release. Check out my in-depth review to learn more about them, and to see how they look on feet! What are your thoughts on these?
In today’s video I’m reviewing a low-key release from UNTD, an independent brand who recently launched their Love 01 silhouette, in the debut “Neapolitan” colourway. As the nickname suggests, these are inspired by the three-flavour ice cream with a chocolate-based leather upper, strawberry-coloured accents and vanilla laces and midsole.
Check out UNTD at aworlduntd.com and on Instagram at @aworlduntd!
Berlin-based artist, Ruohan Wang, and Nike, joined forces releasing a collection of shoes, including the Air Force 1 that I’m reviewing today. Featuring Flyleather, which contains at least 50% recycled leather, these promote sustainability while incorporating a bold, custom graphic throughout the upper. Check out my review for a closer look and let me know your opinions on this shoe down below!
Two giants combine with this Friday’s release of the LEGO x Adidas ZX 8000. Representing the letter “L” in the A to ZX series, the ZX 8000 is done in a colourway remniscent of the famous toy blocks, along with LEGO branding found throughout. Check out my review for an in-depth look, and share your thoughts about this pair down below! A big thanks to Adidas Canada for the early hook up!
The all-new New Balance 920 has arrived! This brand new silhouette is part of their Made in England line, and combines elements from the 900 and 1000 series of shoes in its design. Mesh, nubuck and suede construction on the upper is complemented by a comfortable midsole with Encap technology. Check out my video for a detailed look and share your thoughts on the design down below!
My latest video gives you guys an early look at the next shoe to release as part of Adidas’ A-ZX series! Representing the letter A, the Atmos x Adidas ZX 8000 is a loud and wild take, with glow in the dark faux snakeskin, and bright neon yellow faux pony hair! Check out my review for a closer look, and grab your pair this Friday, August 28th!
Although these originally released and sold out earlier in the year, I hit on a random Nike.com restock a few weeks back! The “Total Orange” Air Max 90 is part of Nike’s recrafted series of the Air Max 90, to celebrate the model’s 30th anniversary. Check out my review to learn more and to see how these look on feet!