Martin Margiela Sneakers

Reclusive Belgian fashion designer Martin Margiela will release this slim front high tops for the fall Fall/Winter 09 collection. The collection is inspired by the film " The usual suspects" and the 70s and offers a retro collection, made by basic and simple pieces. They can be purchase online from French store Colette.
via LA Times

Nike Charles Barkley Auto Force 180

This model of the Charles Barkley Air Force 180 in the New York Mets colors will come out this summer.
via Leaders 1234

Basquiat Ex-O Fit by Reebok

Reebok is taking the sneaker as art thing to a new level with the Ex-O-Fit Hi. Taking inspiration from Jean Michel Basquiat the sneakers feature Basquiat's white graffiti influence sketches and another with black and white strokes from his paintings.
via BPM Mag

Eco-Friendly Hemp Sneakers for a Happy Planet

If you're feeling Green this summer and would like to do something positive for the environment consider hemp sneakers. Simple sells eco friendly floral sneakers made of hemp, certified organic cotton knit linings, non-toxic glues, and recycled tires with eco friendly packaging.

Favorite sneaker name,Suede Clark Knockoffs,Carbon Emission ... and more

1. Sneakers reducing carbon emission [Green Patriot Poster]
2. Do you know how your favorite sneakers got their name? [Mental Floss]
3. Classic suede Clarks knockoffs all over the place [NY Observer]
4. New Sharpies can personalized sneakers [Chi Sun Times]

Foot Locker Targeting Sneakerheads

Foot Locker launched a campaign with the endline “It’s a sneaker thing” targeting sneakerheads. The mini films are all about the idiosyncrasies of a sneaker fiend. Can you relate?

Jordan Brand Motorsport L'Style

Jordan brand is set to release the L’Style model sometime this Fall. These kicks are inspired by Michael Jordan’s love for motorsports. With visible air bubble toward the heel, rich brown leather upper and a subtle perforated Air Jordan Wings logo on the side. Jordan L’Style will set you back $135.