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Asics

27/11/2018
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The Hunderds x Mister Cartoon: A collaboration with one of LA’s greatest tattoo artists.

The Hundreds has collaborated with one of LA’s greatest tattoo artists who has done the album artwork for Cypress Hill, Eminem and many more. Mister Cartoon aka Mark Machado grew up in Los Angeles and since the age of 12 has been doing art on t-shirts, lowriders & any sort of blank canvas he can find. Born and raised in Los Angeles Mister Cartoon started out as a graffiti artist and an airbrush artist in the 80’s and his work was soon recognised throughout the LA Hip-Hop,Sports and Streetwear culture... Read More

14/09/2018
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Friday Feeling: Polar Skate Co AW18 Collection + ‘We Blew It At Some Point’

One of our favourite skate brands is set to release the first drop of its AW18 range and to say we’re excited is an understatement. Polar Skate Co has long been a top seller both online & in-store due to their unquestionable quality and unique designs, and this year is no different, with a range of hoods, tees, trousers and caps. As always Polar Skate Co has packed the collection with amazing new pieces from all over print surf pants to a super warm colour blocked puffer jacket. Below we... Read More

22/06/2018
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Friday Feeling – The Adidas Yung-1 – A Retro Classic Reborn

Dropping 21st June 2018, the long-awaited Yung-1 by Adidas is a huge nod to sportswear circa the early 90s and we are loving it… a modern take on this year’s beloved dad sneaker trend, the upper is a contemporary update on the cherished 1997 Falcon Dorf. This captivating shoe features a layered Falcon Dorf mesh upper with reconstructed tongue, imprinted with Trefoil branding. The shoe comes in a bold hi-res orange and a distinctly 90s red, navy and off white colourway. While the red, navy and off white accentuates the retro... Read More

08/06/2018
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Flashback Friday – The History of Nike

Today we are taking a look into the history of Nike and how it became one of the biggest, most well-known sportswear clothing companies of today, born all from the back of a car. First up, a bit about Nike’s heritage… Nike, pronounced ‘Ni-key’, is the winged goddess of victory according to ancient Greek mythology. She sat at the side of Zeus, the ruler of the Olympic pantheon, in Olympus. A mystical presence, symbolising victorious encounters, Nike presided over history’s earliest battlefields. Fast forward to today, “Nike is the 20th century footwear that lifts the... Read More

01/06/2018
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Flashback Friday: From the Court to the Street – The Evolution of Converse

The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star has been in constant production since 1917, and has gone virtually unchanged since 1949. Its gone from the world’s most prevalent basketball sneaker to a lifestyle staple and it remains beloved both for its history and its simplicity. We’re taking you on journey into the history of the famous Chuck Taylor All Star and the evolution of this prominent brand. Converse began in 1908 as a rubber shoe company specialising in galoshes (rubber based shoes). The company was originally called ‘Converse Rubber Shoe Company’, created by... Read More

18/05/2018
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Flashback Friday – Best of British Brands

With the Royal Wedding fast approaching, we are delving into British sportswear heritage with some of the best British born clothing brands around. Starting with a brand most popularly known for its tennis wear… Born in 1990 and raised in the North West of England as the son of a cotton spinner, Fred Perry is a brand we all know and love. After a professional career throughout the 1930s, in which he attained world number one status, smashed Grand Slam records and enjoyed the lifestyle of a professional sportsman, Perry... Read More

04/09/2017
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Autumn Footwear – Top 10 Picks

With the nights drawing in and the Autumn weather creeping up on us, it’s time to step up your seasonal shoe game. This year has seen some serious fire dropped from the likes of Nike, Vans, Adidas and Reebok; so we’ve compiled a list of our top 10 shoes we think you should be copping this season. 10. Vans Old Skool – Black/Pewter The Old Skool silhouette has always been an iconic shape, from the sidestripe right down to the waffle sole, and the turn of the seasons sees a... Read More

23/02/2016
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Natterjacks x The Grime Report | Top 10 Trainers

We had the pleasure of letting our friends at The Grime Report come in and shoot an episode of their famous ‘Trainer Game’ in one of our stores on Fife Road. We got Harry to show off his favourite 10 (or 20) shoes including the Nike Cortez, Asics ‘Valentine’s Day’ Pack and Adidas EQT runner. Check the video out below:

02/02/2016

Asics Valentine’s Day Pack

Asics have kept their tradition of releasing a seasonal trainer pack just in time for Valentine’s Day. Aptly named, the “Valentine’s Day” Pack features two iterations of the Gel-Lyte III, a contrasting pair of all black and all red releases. Representing both love and hate, the all red colourway represent Cupid’s arrow and feature a cupid’s arrow with a white bow and hearts on the insole. The all black pair, have the words “ALL MY HEART” printed above a heart graphic. As in-keeping as a Valentine’s Pack from Asics has... Read More

13/11/2015
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Mid-Season Sale – Top 10

With Christmas around the corner and every sneakerhead looking to pick up a bargain in time, we’ve decided to slash the price on a number of quality shoes from the likes of Nike, Saucony, Reebok, Puma & Le Coq Sportif. Below is a list of the top 10 bargains that you’ll find in our footwear sale category including a Nike Air Huarache Light and a Jordan Future. Click on the images to see the shoes in more detail. 1) Nike Air Max 90 WR – Was £104.99. Now £52.50 2) Nike... Read More

18/09/2015

The Asics “Work Wear Pack”

Asics have been on fire and have given us a number of great releases this year, with out favourite drop probably being the Valentines Day Pack back in February.  Today saw the release of the “Work Wear Pack” and we’ve managed to get our hands on the Gel-Lyte V in Sand/Tan and the Gel-Lyte III’s in Tan/Sand. These colourways are very rustic and come complete with hiking laces and D-ring loops to give them the outdoors treatment. They’re ideal for this time of year and the manual worker stamp on... Read More

asics summer 17/06/2015
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Asics Summer 2015 Highlights

Asics is a brand that really does do things its own way. For a sneaker brand to do that is really very bold and it goes to show that Asics will not change just to gain popularity, they’re popular because the sneakers look good and they feel good.  It’s as simple as that! This summer sees some lovely colourways coming your way in some of Asics‘ best love silhouettes. Don’t take my word for it though, have a peek at some of our favourites. If you like any of these kicks give the image... Read More

spring shoe choices by Natterjacks 17/06/2015
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Footwear picks for this Spring

I think it is fair to say that when it comes to keeping things looking sharp people will always go for footwear first. When it comes to picking the right pair of kicks it can be a minefield but we do all we can at Natterjacks to help you get the right thing and that’s what I hope to do with this blog. So, have a peek at what’s down below and see what you think.  I reckon there will be something you really like! Asics GT-II Burgundy Saucony Grid... Read More

asics gel lyte v outdoor pack 17/06/2015
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Asics Gel-Lyte V ‘Outdoor Pack’

When it comes to delving into the archives Asics have a lot to go through and every kick is a winner…!!! This is the timeless Asics Gel-Lyte V and it really does look as good today as it did back then… I think you’ll all agree that that is one superbly executed sneaker. The colourway is superb and that silhouette is timelessly perfect, it always looked superb! This Asics kick is strictly limited so please do not hang around if you fancy nabbing a pair… As always if you’ve got... Read More