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Designer Sneakers

Kickin' It

Alisa Gould-Simon | Posted 05.10.2014 | Women
Alisa Gould-Simon

From wedged to neon, embellished to patterned, sneakers lend a modern -- and comfortable -- edge to any daytime look. Whether offsetting a feminine skirt or finishing off a casual ensemble, get inspired by these street stylers as they prove sporty kicks are just the way to step up your shoe game!

So You're Raising a Sneakerhead

Te-Erika Patterson | Posted 04.01.2014 | Parents
Te-Erika Patterson

Video games I can understand. Model airplanes make sense. But, sneakers, the ones that cost upwards of $100 a pair -- what does that say about my son? Will this interest lead to anything that will actually benefit his future? Am I the only parent asking myself these questions?

WATCH: Artist Paints One-Of-A-Kind Designs On Unusual Canvas

Posted 11.29.2012 | Detroit

Detroit artist Eric Lowry, better known as El Cappy, used an unusual canvas for his artwork -- sneakers. These aren't repurposed old tennis shoes,...

PHOTOS: Introducing Kustome Collabo

The Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 08.26.2012 | Black Voices

The words "luxury" and "sneakers" aren't usually in the same sentence -- unless, of course, you're trying to justify the pricey purchase of a pair of ...

Can A Running Shoe Be Stylish?

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.03.2012 | Style

Mention exercise and its accountrements and you'll see my eyes glaze over within a matter of seconds. I am an occasional runner, but outside of weekly...

Most Expensive Sneakers: Which Are Worth It? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Why wear Keds or Converse when you can splurge on sneakers crafted by your favorite designers? We've rounded up the most expensive gym shoes of the mo...

DESIGN IN ART: Yves Behar's 'TechnoCRAFT'

Paper Magazine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Paper Magazine

To the list of things that have been declared dead over the years -- painting, the author, irony, print magazines -- it's tempting to add the desi...

MIT Math Whiz Designs Sneaks Lined With Code

Wired | Jenna Wortham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Freak for sneaks? And math? This pair of tricked-out kicks might tickle your fancy. John Maeda, renowned mathematician, graphic designer and professo...