- ISBN 9780500512159
- 19.70 x 21.50 cm
- PLC (no jacket)
- With over 550 colour illustrations
- First published 2005
‘Stylish … unputdownable’ – Blueprint
‘If you want to take yours out of the gym and into the art realm, let this book be your guide’ – Vogue
This encyclopaedic, profusely illustrated guide displays over 180 sneakers chosen for the impact they have made on sneaker culture worldwide. Eleven leading brands – from adidas to Vans – are discussed in detail with full histories, while a further selection – from well-loved or long-lost classics to new designs – will excite both the novice collector and the committed sneaker freak.
Packed with over 550 specially commissioned photographs, and featuring an indispensable directory of collectors’ shops, resources and websites, as well as practical tips on how to build and care for your collection, this is the definitive guide to the very best and most collectable sneaker designs.
Sneakers is written, photographed and designed by Unorthodox Styles the team behind the leading sneaker website.