Panda Ruì Bù inspired this Reebok Collaboration

The Reebok Club C is actually a combination of two silhouettes. It combines the upper of the 1986’s Revenge tennis shoe with. The midsole of the Club C. This combiner-shoe was taken by Fulda’s 43einhalb and made part of Reebok’s “International Food” pack, that include collaborative offerings from Overkill and asphaltgold. This Club C revenge is inspired by Ruì’s Restaurant, a famous London-based noodle eatery. Panda Ruì Bù always dreamt of becoming a chef in London’s finest restaurants. On breaks from his dishwashing job, he would he would prepare his…

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Pizza-Inspired Asphaltgold x Reebok Classic Nylon

This pizza-themed Reebok Classic Nylon was birthed out of a collaboration between German sneaker retailer asphaltgold and Reebok and is also part of the brand’s “International Food” series. Pizza inspired features on the shoe are found on the tongue label (which features a pizza with a few slices missing on one and the missing slices on the other) the tablecloth inspired insole, and on the laces. The special packaging is that of a calzone box. The asphaltgold x Reebok Classic Nylon “Pizza” is scheduled to release July 27 online and…

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Eric Manuel x Reebok Answer 5 “Track Gold” to release soon.

This Reebok Answer 5 was birthed via a collaboration between Eric Emanuel and Reebok. It features a track gold leather upper overlaid with creme at the toecap; the same hue is used on the rear heel strap. A metallic silver shows up for the lace cover. This upper sits atop a white midsole and outsole of the same color. The Eric Emanuel x Reebok Answer 5 is set to release July 20 during ComplexCon Chicago and select retail establishments. The sticker price is set at $140 USD. Eric Emanuel x…

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The Reebok Answer 5 OG has a release date

The white and red Reebok Answer 5 will be releasing for the first time since its original debut way back in 2001. This version also sports a white lather upper with patent leather overlays at the forefoot and wrapping the heel. Power red is present on the lace cover, top eyelet, rear heel strap and at the top of the heel collar. This upper sits atop a white midsole that houses a DMX cushioning unit. The white rubber outsole sports multiple red areas- one with an I3 logo at the…

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BAIT x Reebok Toy Story Instapump Fury

BAIT and Reebok have collaborated to create this Toy Story inspired Instapump Fury.  One shoe of the pair is inspired by Buzz Lightyear and Woody on the other.  The Buzz Lightyear are sporting the white, purple and green colors of his spacesuit complete with the same striping and red button that also appear on the suit. It sits atop a white midsole and purple outsole.  The Woody shoe is yellow and blue with bovine print overlay inspired by his vest. A white midsole and gum rubber outsole sits below the…

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White and Red Reebok Answer V returning

The white and red Reebok Answer V makes it first return to retail since its original release way back in 2001. It sports a white leather upper with a red shroud over the laces with the same hue appearing at the top eyelet, lateral side Iverson logo and on the heel. On the insole is a picture of Allen Iverson. A white midsole and a outsole with sections of red complete the aesthetic of this sneaker. This Reebok is already available in Japan at venues such as Gallery2.co.jp. A domestic…

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Reebok has been offering shoes to those who burned or tossed their New Balances

Earlier this week we covered the, at the time, growing movement of people filming themselves burning or throwing out their New Balance shoes in lieu of perceived company support of President-elect Donald Trump. This ire was derived from comments made by one of their execs. .@newbalance for publicly endorsing a racist, sexist, hate mongering President elect pic.twitter.com/BpXleYQPAS — J. Su (@jonnnysan) November 10, 2016 As a result of this recorded sneaker destruction, there were now a myriad of people that now were down at least one shoe in their rotation.…

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The UFC and Reebok: A match not made in heaven

As most fight fans know, the UFC and Reebok signed a six year, $70 million deal late last year. By and large this arrangement has been riddled with problems and ridicule,from not only fight fans , but the fighters themselves.  The arrangement has been a colossal flop for both sides, as it has made Reebok appear incompetent and UFC, even more greedy and dictatorial towards its fighters. Fighters have claimed this deal has cost them thousands of dollars, as it no longer allows the 3rd party sponsorships. When longtime cut…

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SOLEcial Studies fall 2015 registration now open

Obsessive Sneaker Disorder’s SOLEcial studies class has paved the way for many people’s entrance into the footwear industry. The 8 week course stretches the participants’ conceptions of the footwear industries and builds a sturdy foundation upon which a career in the footwear field can be built. The registration for the fall session, which commences October 13,2015,  is now open. Interested parties can apply here through eventbrite. If you have questions about the class ask away at info@osdlive.com.  

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