February 14, 2018

Evolution of YZY

These shoes were first seen in 2008, on Kanye’s Grammy Performance. At that time, people were unaware of his Nike collaboration. In 2009, the shoe […]
February 11, 2018

Sneaker History – Beast of the East

Back in the 90’s, you knew you were a high profile and beloved player, when you had your own signature sneaker. NBA legend, Patrick Ewing, […]
February 7, 2018

Top 5 Sneaker Trends 2018

Of all the trends that will be dominating 2018, sneaker mania has got to be the biggest one of them all, and the selection from […]
January 25, 2018

Sneaker History – Feel the Force

The Nike Air Force 1 started life as a professional basketball shoe. It quickly became a symbol of the culture that was inspired by and developed around the game. Over 35 years after its launch, it still remains one of Nike’s biggest sellers ever.
January 16, 2018

4 Great Basketball Stores in Chicago

When you are a basketball player or fan, it is always nice to visit some basketball stores when you are on a city trip. It’s not always easy to find these stores, so we selected four of the greatest basketball stores in Chicago for you to visit.
January 8, 2018

Sneaker History – His Airness’s Royal Kicks

The seventies were an amazing time for basketball footwear. So many different brands released new basketball shoes, creating more choices for NBA players than they had ever had.
December 12, 2017

Sneaker History – Clyde Style

The story about Clyde Style begins in the late 60’s when Puma wanted to gain a monopoly in basketball, just like adidas and Converse did.
December 11, 2017

Xmas gifts for her

The holidays are closing in, which means it’s time to start looking for the perfect gifts to give your loved ones. We at wearebasket are always willing to lend a hand.
December 9, 2017

EDITORS’ PICK – HOLIDAY SNEAKERS II

The Holiday season is a great time to bring your look to the next level. There are plenty of occasions for which you have to dress up: dinner parties, cocktail parties, new years eve and so on.
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