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how to wear high top sneakers?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by pibbs, Feb 19, 2007.

  1. pibbs

    pibbs Active Member

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    i mean ones like these.
    http://www.revolveclothing.com/image...Z25_V1-BIG.jpg

    laces out, velcro thing strapped?
    laces in, velcro thing strapped?
    or with the velcro thing just open and flapping around like the "cool" kids seem to be wearing them today..

    i cant tell which way is proper.
     
  2. Max

    Max Senior member

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    Laces loose, velcro thing open. Wear them with narrower jeans and stuff them behind the tongue.
     
  3. RobZ

    RobZ Active Member

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    I actually do like those. I completely agree with Max...that is the only way to wear them. I'd recommend Mihara for Puma though, they really put some details into their shoes that separate them from the normal Pumas.
     
  4. Johnny5

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    yep that's the way to go.....
     
  5. LA Guy

    LA Guy Opposite Santa Staff Member Admin Moderator

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    ... Wear them with narrower jeans and stuff them behind the tongue.
    Um, only if you are stuck in the 2004... pretending to be riffing on 1985. Dude, aren't you the guy who is always raging against the ironic hipster look?
     
  6. ghulkhan

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    I actually do like those. I completely agree with Max...that is the only way to wear them. I'd recommend Mihara for Puma though, they really put some details into their shoes that separate them from the normal Pumas.

    those are by mihara ..im pretty sure
     
  7. RobZ

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    those are by mihara ..im pretty sure

    Yes they are. I was just saying that I own a pair of Mihara's shoes (not that same model) and I'd suggest getting his shoes because they do have some awesome details.

    FYI the product link is: Mihara MY-25
     
  8. Max

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    Um, only if you are stuck in the 2004... pretending to be riffing on 1985. Dude, aren't you the guy who is always raging against the ironic hipster look?
    Yeah, but hypocrisy is way underrated.

    Anyway, It's not ironic if you actually like the way it looks and it's not hipster unless it's accessorized with atrocious too-tight t-shirts, asymmetric bangs, sweat bands, aviator sunglasses, and neon colors.
     
  9. ghulkhan

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    Yea, I kind of like that model. Most Puma shoes are too "futuristic" or weird looking for me.
     
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    It's not ironic if you actually like the way it looks
    Exactly.
     
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    I wouldn't spend $150 on them, but i do like them. It seems like i shouldn't like them but i really do.
     
  12. db_ggmm

    db_ggmm Senior member

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    Dead Thread.

    I saw a chixx in the grocery store who was wearing nike hi tops (blazer mid or dunks) and the whole look did it for me. But I was so focused on the shoes I didn't absorb what about the outfit as a whole made the look work. Help me out? Photos, links, blogs, hit me, thanks.
     
  13. postabo1

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    however u want to...
     
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    Listi Senior member

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    Interesting how ghulkhan was banned for no reason.

    Good riddance anyway I like his new sn better.
     

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