Throwback Thursday: THE ETONIC ‘AKEEM THE DREAM’


There are a lot of sneakers that have been forgotten out there due to the dominance of the bigger brands on the market. But, it is always refreshing to see them make a resurgence back into the sneaker scene to show the younger generation what we had available to us back in the day.



So let me paint a picture for you…it’s the 80s and you and your friends are playing outside in your tight fleece shorts and t-shirt with your name spelled on the front with felt letters (I know you’re not laughing…because we all have photo album that will show the TRUE you!).  As I was saying…do […]

THROWBACK THURSDAYS: Reebok – Above the Rim Series


Before all these 2 cultural staples made their appearances, Reebok worked to create a small brand that had coined the phrase “Above the Rim” for some of their hoop wear that they had begun to promote in California. It was released in the late 80s…some people state that it was in 1989

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