Sneakers: Over 300 Classics From Rare Vintage to the Latest Designs

Sneakers: Over 300 Classics From Rare Vintage to the Latest Designs

by Neal Heard
     
 

ISBN-10: 1847321070

ISBN-13: 9781847321077

Pub. Date: 08/01/2008

Publisher: Carlton Books

Sneakers are an essential fashion and lifestyle statement and have become a form of self-definition for both the average person and the kids in cutting-edge subcultures. A true sneaker aficionado can tell a vast amount about a person's style, values, music tastes, and attitude to life just from the brand they wear. Sneakers pays tribute to this most versatile of shoes…  See more details below

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Sneakers are an essential fashion and lifestyle statement and have become a form of self-definition for both the average person and the kids in cutting-edge subcultures. A true sneaker aficionado can tell a vast amount about a person's style, values, music tastes, and attitude to life just from the brand they wear. Sneakers pays tribute to this most versatile of shoes, and charts the history of the sneaker. With over 300 styles included, from old-skool Adidas to the newest lines from Reebok, from Nike's latest high-tech offerings to the legendary Converse All Star, all photographed in full color, this compendium of casual shoe style tells you everything you ever wanted to know.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781847321077
Publisher:
Carlton Books
Publication date:
08/01/2008
Edition description:
Illustrate
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 5.50(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword6
Introduction8
1Trainer tribes10
2Hall of fame34
3Big players86
4More players264
5Fashion fusion342
6Collaborations354
7Sad, mad or bad366
8Collecting384
Sources & sites394
Index396
Contributors398
Acknowledgements400

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