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Sneaker Buying Guide

Which stores are good and carry the latest and freshest sneaker styles? Where are the best places to buy hard-to-find editions or the latest releases online? Where can you find the best colors and designs imaginable in the entire world? You can get started right here.

The Best Kicks for Christmas Kicks!
Cool holiday and birthday gifts for the sneakerhead in the family or office (2102-2013).

High Top Basketball Shoes
Here's a list of the most visible high top basketball shoes.

High Top Sneakers by Nike
Here's a list of the most visible high tops by Nike.

Sneakers of Hip-Hop
Hip-hop sneakers infamous in Bboy culture.

Saucony Running Sneakers
The coolest running sneakers from Saucony.

Winter Sneakers Under 75 Bucks!
Winter Sneakers Under $75

Top 10 Mid Top Sneakers
The list for the hottest mid top sneakers.

Nike Sneakers for Kids
A list of sneakers and clothing for kids: boys, girls, and toddlers.

Top Sneaker Styles
Which sneaker styles are the best of the best?

Pleather vs. Leather Shoes
Pleather vs. Leather Shoes

Cute Kicks Under $30 For Kids
Here's an awesome selection of sneakers for kids and toddlers for under $35.

Top 10 High Top Sneakers
Here's the list for the slickest high tops out now.

Cool Kicks For Men Under $50
There is no reason why buying sneakers should put a dent in your piggy bank. Here are some cool and versatile ones under fifty.

The Best Adidas Sneakers
Here's a list of the best Adidas sneakers out there today.

Converse High Tops
The coolest editions of Converse High tops.

Toning Sneakers
Here's a list of the best toning sneakers for women and men.

Canvas Sneakers
Looking for canvas sneakers? Here is a list of the coolest ones out in the market today.

Hottest Sneakers in Toronto
Montreal is a melting pot of styles and languages. Here are the most commonly seen sneakers on the Canadian streets.

The Best New Balance Sneakers
Here's a list of the best New Balance sneakers out there today.

Reebok High Top Sneakers
Looking for high top sneakers? Here is a list of cool ones from Reebok.

Adidas High Top Sneakers
Here's a sweet and simple list of the hottest Adidas high tops out there today. You can find the majority of these styles in different colors and materials.

Reebok Shoes for Men
Check out the list for the best casual Reebok shoes for men.

Nike for Women
Puma sneakers for women.

Hottest Sneakers in Montreal
Montreal is a melting pot of styles and languages. Here are the most commonly seen sneakers on the Canadian streets.

Converse Sneakers for Men
The coolest selection of Converse sneakers for men.

Casual Work Shoes
Sneakers for the casual work environment.

Jordan for Men
A complete list of Air Jordans from Nike for men.

Sneakers for School and Campus
Check out the trendiest sneakers on school grounds.

Coolest High Top Sneakers
Looking for high top sneakers? Here is a list of cool ones out in the market today. There's something to appeal to every taste in this selection.

Nike's Bestselling Sneakers
The list of Nike's best-selling sneakers.

Check out the list for the best casual Reebok shoes for men.
Check out the list for the best casual Reebok shoes for men.

Supra High Top Sneakers
Here's a sweet and simple list of the hottest Supra high tops out there today.

Coolest Sneakers for Men
Check out the best and most popular sneaker styles for men.

Check out the list for the best casual Reebok shoes for men.
Check out the list for the best casual Reebok shoes for men.

Fall Sneakers for Men
Check out the hottest sneakers styles for fall.

Classic Sneakers from Adidas Originals
The list of timelessly cool sneakers from Adidas Originals.

Easy Sneakers for Kids
Strap-on sneakers are the easiest sneakers for toddlers and kids of all ages. Check out these kids sneakers that can be found in all sizes.

What Makes the Perfect Sneaker?
The most important factor in buying sneakers is something other than design and price. It could save you a big bunch of money and all that wasted space in your closet and storage.

Sneaker of the Day
Sneakers of the Day puts the spotlight on the coolest sneaker finds every day of the week.

Cool Kicks For Men Under $50
There is no reason why buying sneakers should put a dent in your piggy bank. Here are some cool and versatile ones under fifty.

Cool Sneakers For Women Under $50
In these unpredictable times, the smart woman will seek out verstaile sneakers under a bill. Here are a few cool finds that will make your day.

Womens Nike Dunk SB Heels
A selection of Nike Dunk SB heels for women.

Counterfeit Kicks in Foreign Countries
Fake kicks are being sold everywhere on the internet and even in our local barber shops. Take a look of some of the kookiest knock-off sneakers and an inside view of the counterfeit sneaker market abroad.

Where to Buy the Top 5 Sneaker Styles For Men
Too many sneakers our there to pick from? Don't know what's hot and what's not? Look no further, here are the top 5!

How to Be a Smart Sneaker Shopper
Buying sneakers is only easy when you know exactly what you want. If you don't, the process can get overwhelming. Here are the 5 points every sneaker buyer must think about before finalizing a sneaker purchase.

Buy Sneakers for a "Casual" Office
Many offices have adapted a more casual environment for their employees. Dress codes have become more relaxed. Wearing what makes you feel comfortable is alright with many companies if it helps get your job done. Many major sneaker brands have embraced the growing casual work environment and have designed a number of sneaker suitable for the office.

How to Identify Fake Athletic Shoes
Before you hand over your money for sneakers, take some time to be sure you're not being scammed.

Kooky Sneaker Knock-Offs
Sneaker knock-offs and counterfeit designs have become a large problem. Nike and Adidas, the two highest-grossing sneaker brands in the world (Nike as number one), also are the two most counterfeited sneaker brands. Not every attempt by these counterfeiters is successful. The following are some laughable sneaker knock-offs.

Know Your Foot Type and Shoe Needs
There are basically five shoe types and what you buy depends upon your foot type. Learn more here!

Converse Sneakers for Boys
The coolest selection of Converse sneakers for boys.

Things to Look for in Basketball Shoes
Good tips on what to look for before buying basketball shoes.

Quick Tip For Buying Kicks Online
Avoid buying fake sneakers online! Use this helpful tip to make the best purchase decisions when shopping for kicks.

Business Casual Styles for Work
Here are some brands that have taken into account the importance of comfort in business casual sneakers. Selecting one of these will allow you to maintain a clean, upscale look in any workplace.

Sneakers For Preppies
Sneakers For Preppies

Sneakers For Preppies
Sneakers For Preppies

Converse Sneakers for Women
The coolest selection of Converse sneakers for women.

Top 10 Mid-Top Sneakers
Top 10 MidTop Sneakers

Classic Sneaker Styles
Here is a list of timeless sneakers that never go out of style.

Puma Sneakers for Men
Puma sneakers for women.

Sneaker Stores in Chicago
Sneaker Stores in Boston

Puma Sneakers for Kids
Puma sneakers for women.

Puma Sneakers for Women
Puma sneakers for women.

Sneaker Stores in Los Angeles
Here's a list of the best sneaker stores in New York.

Sneakers for the Gym
The best gym sneakers!

Sneaker Stores in New York
Here's a list of the best sneaker stores in New York.

Hottest Sneakers in New York
In Los Angeles, style is king.

Kicks in Los Angeles
In Los Angeles, style is king.

Adidas for Men
Adidas for Women

Adidas for Women
Adidas for Women

Popular Sneakers for Holiday Gifts
Popular Sneakers for Holiday Gifts

Best Place For Sneakers in Japan
Looking for fresh kicks but tired of waiting for new releases? You can find a lot of new stuff hitting this place first.

Sneakers for Kids with Foot Problems
Do you one of your kids have one leg longer than the other, or heel issues? Do they often find shoes uncomfortable and complain of chronic pain? These sneakers come padded with added support to make every kid happy.

Winter Sneakers
Winter Sneakers

What You Need To Know About Buying Sneakers
There are important factors to consider when buying new sneakers. Make sure you keep them in mind for your next purchase.

Puma Boots
A selection of Puma Boots.

One of the Largest Sneaker Retailers
These guys have been around forever and offer something for everybody. You are guaranteed to find something you like from their wide assortment of styles.

Nike Boots for Men
Nike Boots for Women

Nike Boots for Women
Nike Boots for Women

Popular Sneakers in Rhode Island
The hottest sneakers found on kids in Rhode Island.

Where to Buy Limited Edition Kicks
Sold Out is an online store which specializes in limited edition and small run sneakers ranges.

Sneaker Stores in Chicago
Sneaker Stores in Boston

Shop for Hard-to-Find Kicks
If you do not see what you are looking for, these guys will scour far and wide to bring you the hottest kicks!

Sneaker Stores in Boston
Sneaker Stores in Boston

A Paradise for Dunk Lovers
This online boutique has more in store for men than women. If you need your Dunk fix, this is where to go.

Toronto Sneaker Stores
Sneakers stores in Toronto.

Montreal Sneaker Stores
Sneakers stores in Toronto.

What Your Sneakers Reveal About You
Find out what your sneakers say about you.

Valentine's Day Sneakers
A list of Valentine's Day sneakers

Adidas Running Sneakers
From Nike to Saucony to New Balance, everybody has their favorite brand when it comes to running shoes. Here's a list of running sneakers from Adidas.

Asics Boots
Asics Boots

Sneaker Stores in Philadelphia
A list of sneaker stores in Philly.

Sneaker Stores in San Francisco
Where to buy sneakers in San Francisco

Sneaker Stores Rhode Island
Where to buy kicks in Rhode Island?

Tips for Choosing Great Kicks!
Great source of information on what to look for before buying new kicks.

Phoenix Sneaker Stores
Where to buy sneakers in Phoenix, AZ.

Sneaker Stores in London
Where to buy sneakers in Miami.

Sneaker Stores in Miami
Where to buy sneakers in Miami.

Best Sneaker Store in Singapore
One of the best sneaker stores in Singapore with three outlets which carry almost anything you are looking for. Find that sold out size here.

Books About Sneakers
Books on sneakers

Popular Sneakers of the 80s
80s sneakers, retro sneakers

Basic Anatomy of the Sneaker
Learn the basic anatomy of your sneakers.

Popular Sneakers of the 70s
Popular Sneakers of the 70s

Sneakers of the 90s
Popular Sneakers of the 90s

Sneaker Stores in Bangkok
Sneaker Stores in Bangkok, Thailand

Online Sneaker Stores
Where to buy sneakers online.

Best Place For Skate Shoes Online
One of the best joints for skate shoes. These guys have a vast variety of brands and styles.

Sneakers for hot weather.
Casual Summer Sneakers

The Best of Vans Shoes
A slick collection of past and present sneaker styles from Vans.

Popular Asics sneakers by Onitsuka Tiger.
Popular Asics sneakers by Onitsuka Tiger.

Adidas for Toddlers
Adidas for Toddlers

Outdoor Camping Sneakers - Boys and Men
Sneakers for outdoor camping and hiking.

Outdoor Camping Sneakers - Girls and Women
Heading into the wilderness this summer? Here's a list of versatile sneakers made for camping, hiking and other outdoor uses.

Nike Stores and Nike Outlets in North America
The list of Nike stores in North America. NIKETOWN locations, Nike Factory Outlets, Nike Clearance stores, Nike stores, and everything NIKE for Nike sneakers right here.

Slip-On Sneakers For Women
Slip-Ons are the hot thing for summer. Find yourself a cool pair to throw on those lazy feet then sit back prepare for the heat.

Brand profile for Keds
Brand profile for Keds Shoes

Great All Purpose Sneakers For Kids!
In an uncertain economy, buying several shoes to serve multiple purposes is rarely doable these days. Here is a list of versatile sneakers that work well in your kid's school gym, in the field, around the mall and in your neighborhood.

Sneaker Stores Dallas
Sneaker Stores Dallas

Nike Air Sneakers for Women
Nike Air Sneakers for Women

Where to Buy Sneakers For Kids
One of the best places to buy all the best sneaker styles for kids.

All Things Sneaker Related
Buy kicks, sort through valuable information, and get connected. This is a great shopping resource!

Classic Retro Sneaker Styles
You can't go wrong with any of the following classic sneaker styles. These timeless picks have been around for nearly two decades and are still top sellers in casual sneakers. Just pick a style and you can find it available in almost any color combination imaginable.

Converse Sneakers for Toddlers
The cutest selection of Converse sneakers for toddlers.

College Sneakers
Here's a list of great sneakers for the college lifestyle.

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