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Sneakers by VICE
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Skateboarding’s Most Iconic & Controversial Sneaker

The Osiris D3 is one of the most successful yet divisive skate shoes of all time. VICE met creators of the Osiris D3 to learn how the notorious sneaker came to be and the fallout that resulted in the wake of its success.
Sneakers by VICE
15:47

From Dorm T-Shirts to Paris Fashion Week: KidSuper | Common Threads

Colm ‘KidSuper’ Dillane went from selling handmade t-shirts out of his college dorm room to having artists like Lil Uzi Vert, 21 Savage and J Balvin buying up his work.
Sneakers by VICE / Extra Scene
4:15

Inside the Secret $4 Million Sneaker Vault

VICE took a tour of Project Blitz, one of the world's most exclusive sneaker collections, with sneakerhead and influencer, Yeezy Busta, who gave us the story behind many of the vault’s most priceless pairs.
Sneakers by VICE
8:41

Creating Kyrie Irving’s Next Custom Sneaker: Bandulu

Following sneaker collaborations with Converse and the Boston Celtics, Bandulu received his biggest collaboration to date - creating a sneaker with Nike and NBA player Kyrie Irving for his 5 series shoe.
Sneakers by VICE
13:02

Exposing Celebrities' Fake Sneakers and the Counterfeit Hype Economy: Yeezy Busta

Meet Yeezy Busta, a sneakerhead who, after being gifted a pair of fake Yeezys in 2017, trained himself to became a skilled authenticator of real versus fake sneakers.
Sneakers by VICE
9:08

Meet the NBA’s Favorite Custom Shoe Artist

Salvador “Kickstradomis” Amezcua has created beautiful one-of-a-kind sneakers for more than 50 athletes in the NBA— from James Harden to Karl-Anthony Towns.