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skate shoes.

Discussion in 'Style' started by mr.e, Nov 19, 2001.

  1. mr.e

    mr.e Senior Member

    Joined: Apr 8, 2000 Messages: 2,343 Likes Received: 0
    any new favorites for the holiday season? just copped the cab 6's. except havent had a chance to break them in yet, because I FUCKING FELL DOWN A HUGE SET.

    fucked up my jaw and knee real bad like. anywho, sneaks, anyone?
     
  2. HAL

    HAL Guest

    Skate shoes look like moon boots now.
     
  3. mr.e

    mr.e Senior Member

    Joined: Apr 8, 2000 Messages: 2,343 Likes Received: 0
    only the DC's hal, only the DC's...
     
  4. dai

    dai Senior Member

    Joined: Oct 30, 2001 Messages: 1,052 Likes Received: 0
    i'll stick to the timberlands and dc's...i can't stand skate shoes really...they're too bright and they got too much shit on them.
     
  5. Tyler Durden

    Tyler Durden Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 18, 2001 Messages: 5,263 Likes Received: 40
    no article of footwear ever conceived by man or beast (probably man...) can ever come close to the glory provided by my Osiris D-3 2001's, i love these shoes more than life itself, which isnt saying much i suppose. but i love these shoes and plan on forming a deep and meaningful relationship with them. so what if they look like moonshoes? the bitchezzzzzzzzzz like it (i wish....)

    is that wedding bells i hear for me and my D-3's...............?
     
  6. HAL

    HAL Guest

    Reflective strips, bright yellow laces, and other assorted garbage doesn't help me skate. The only thing it's gonna do is provide some humor in 5 years. I'll be happier when skating ceases to be a sport again.
     
  7. Smart

    Smart Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Apr 14, 2000 Messages: 17,017 Likes Received: 175
    man, I went from Chucks to 2 pairs of the original Jordan's, then I rode Avia 420's for a few years , I had some Vision StreetWears and Airwalks, then I just skated what I was wearing for a while, bowling shoes SUCK, and then Simples came out... that original shape, HOLY INDESTRUCTABLE!.. these days I skate what I can find at Ross, usually Airwalks, whatever, it's only $20 or so...
     
  8. stentoria

    stentoria New Jack

    Joined: Oct 29, 2001 Messages: 85 Likes Received: 0
    lakai's and ipath's
     
  9. graffitiSUX

    graffitiSUX Senior Member

    Joined: May 18, 2001 Messages: 1,659 Likes Received: 0
    'es koston 1's. the best skateshoes ever made. comfy as a mofo
     
  10. Bloody Fetus

    Bloody Fetus Member

    Joined: Apr 19, 2001 Messages: 262 Likes Received: 0
    If ever a skate shoe could outshine another, it would be done by the original "Sal 23". Simply a milestone in higher skateboarding footwear.
    -
     
  11. Tyler Durden

    Tyler Durden Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 18, 2001 Messages: 5,263 Likes Received: 40
    apparently you didnt read my previous post.....

    mr. fetus,
    it is my pleasure to inform you that my d-3's will indeed beat the shit out of the sal 23's, i also did not mean that my shoes merely outshine other shoes, they outshine EVERY OTHER MEASLY AND UNIMPORTANT CREATION OF THIS WORLD. bask in theyre glory i say...bask.
     
  12. beardo

    beardo Guest

    yes graffitisux.. im sporting the koston 1s right now. only beef is the soles wear out way before the ollie spot. good ol super glue on the stitches, boys... dont sleep.
     
  13. I found some old emerica models.
    I bought them. I really dislike "astro boots"
     
  14. Dr. Dazzle

    Dr. Dazzle Veteran Member

    Joined: Nov 19, 2001 Messages: 8,147 Likes Received: 3
    Exactly. I have D3's too. Silver and white. Mmmmmmmm, I suddenly feel all wet........:king:
     
  15. shameless self promotion

    shameless self promotion 12oz Legend

    Joined: Mar 7, 2001 Messages: 16,306 Likes Received: 104
    I too have had a pair of dc d3's, they are nice..but not the greatest skate shoe ever invented, im gonna have to go with eric koston ones, or maybe the old etnies, like the mc raps....nice lotop skate shoes with durability and dont cost you an arm and a leg, plus no reflectors, which is very important for city bombin and shit, i have heard of kids gettin caught from the reflectors at night...oh, and yes, go to ross!! I got some cabs there about 2 years ago for 15 bucks, when they were still in the stores for almost 65-70..
     
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