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"The Sneaker Game" A Documentary

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"The Sneaker Game" A Documentary
"The Sneaker Game" is a documentary featuring professional reseller Jacob A. In this short doc Jacob breaks down the ins and outs of the sneaker game from details of his own profits and gains to more general topics such as selling platforms, bots, Nike v Adidas and more! This doc was directed/filmed and edited by Taylor Maher.

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This Dude Destroys $35,000 Sneakers to Create Gas Masks

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This Dude Destroys $35,000 Sneakers to Create Gas Masks

Gary Lockwood has always been obsessed with art, hip-hop, and sneakers, and in 2010, he found a way to combine all three passions: mask-making. The artist started tearing apart shoes—from the common to the ultra-collectible—and piecing them back together into ornate, colorful gasmasks. Now, he’s turned his artwork into a business, selling masks to high-profile clients from Method Man to Kevin Durant, and collaborating with companies like Nike, Adidas, and Versace.

VICE met up with Lockwood (a.k.a. Freehand Profit) to hear what drew him to mask-making, tour his studio, and follow along as he put together a new piece from a handful of coveted sneakers.

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How Vans Makes Its Iconic Sneakers

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How Vans Makes Its Iconic Sneakers
Since 1966, Vans has been producing its iconic sneakers using traditional methods. Each year the company manufactures about 70 to 85 millions pairs of shoes around the globe. Here's an inside look at how the beloved sneakers are made.

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These Pizza Hut Shoes Will Order Pizza For You…

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These Pizza Hut Shoes Will Order Pizza For You…
These Pizza Hut sneakers (Pizza Hut Pie Tops) have the ability to order pizza at the push of a button. They connect to an app on your smartphone and deliver pizza to your location. These Pizza Hut sneakers are incredibly limited and I’m told my pair is one of only sixty-four. The might be the coolest shoes on the planet!

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Who is Money Kicks? Dubai's Billionaire Teenager Taking Over Sneaker YouTube | Full Size Run

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Who is Money Kicks? Dubai's Billionaire Teenager Taking Over Sneaker YouTube | Full Size Run
If you've spent any time on sneaker YouTube and Instagram, then you know about Rashed Belhasa, aka Money Kicks (@rsbelhasa), the wealthy teenager from Dubai who has a habit of blowing tons of money on shoes, cars, and other things. Where does he get all of his money? Is his father a billionaire? What's up with that Yeezy Escalade? How does he know Fat Joe? Watch the Full Size Run Squad grill him on these tough questions and more.

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