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29/01/2019
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Vans: A guide to the 5 icons

On March 16 1966 the Van Doren Rubber Company opened up in Anaheim, California and quickly became arguably one of the first brands to really entertain the skating community – Vans. After more than 50 years dominating the industry and managing to slip into our mainstream world, Vans is still at the heart of every wardrobe. “People are wearing athletic apparel now for all kinds of occasions — work, play, and school — without any intention of using them for athletic purposes,” Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at market research... Read More

12/11/2018
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CULT X VANS // A Capsule Collection

Vans and Robbie Morales’ CULT Crew BMX label have come together to create and collaborate, releasing a new limited edition capsule collection. With a tee, long-sleeve, cap and Sk8-Hi Pro, this small collection features CULT’s well-known signature logo with text under the theme “CRUEL WORLD SEND RESCUE.” Whimsical hand-drawn characters are seen on the front of the shirt and cap, while an assortment of characters are portrayed down the sleeve of the long-sleeve tee. The Vans Sk8-Hi Pro being at the forefront of the collection, intricate details include text at... Read More

06/11/2018
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Carhartt WIP Presents // LENTIICULAR

The guys at Carhartt WIP are back at it with another skate video… LENTIICULAR, shot by Roger Gonzalez. LENTIICULAR is the latest Carhartt WIP skate clip, once again with the direction Spanish videographer Roger Gonzalez applying his signature multi-angle, mixed-format style. With a running time of approximately six minutes, it has been compiled from footage shot over the past three years, in cities such as Paris, New York, Lisbon and Madrid. The clip features the following Carhartt WIP skaters: Roman Gonzalez (FR), Felipe Bartolome (SP), Gabriel Engelke (SE), Taylor Caruso... Read More

20/10/2018
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The Only Footwear You Need This Winter

As Summer time comes to an end and the temperature starts to dip, its time to start putting some thought into what creps you will be utilising this autumn/winter season. We’ve had a whole load of winterised shoes coming in to get you ready for it… including some footwear from Nike, Vans, Redwing, Dickies and many more. Having a wardrobe full of warm and cosy clothes is great, but without a good footwear game plan heading into the winter season, you’re setting yourself up for a cold, wet couple of... Read More

06/10/2018
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Nike SB Blazer Low Grant Taylor ‘Bruised Peach’ a nod to the ‘Peach State’ of Georgia

Grant Taylor has been a long standing member of the Nike SB pro team with a selection of signature pro model shoes and countless parts in various skate films. His love for the Nike SB blazer has made him one of the most recognisable skates this year, now Nike SB and Grant Taylor have created a Blazer Low to celebrate his home state of Georgia and his hometown of Atlanta aka ‘The Peach State’. The new Nike SB Blazer Low Grant Taylor is draped in premium suede uppers in the... 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

20/07/2018
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The Air Max 95: It’s Birth and Revolution

The Air Max 95 is one of the most famous Nike models in history and has been released in a variety of colourways. Today we are having a look at the 95’s roots and why it became so popular. The visual design of the Air Max 95 was created by Sergio Lozano, he based the design on the human anatomy. The spine of the shoe resembling the human spine and the materials intended to represent skin, ribs and tendons. The Air Max 95 was the first pair in the line to... 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

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

05/04/2018
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Two Tribes Unite: Vans x A Tribe Called Quest Capsule Collection

Vans, the original action sports and apparel brand, unites with iconic hip-hop collective, A Tribe Called Quest to unveil an exclusive footwear collection that sees a true creative homage come to life. Launch date: Friday 6th April @ 8AM Vans is paying tribute to A Tribe Called Quest’s contributions to music and pop culture with a selection of sneakers that memorialise the group’s iconic album artwork and vibrant song lyrics. The collection (made in partnership with Sony’s The Thread Shop) features a number of Vans staples, including the classic silhouettes:... Read More

05/04/2018
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Throwback Thursdays: Beastie Boys Repping Adidas

Adidas once again dip into the archives of the 1980’s – and have decided to revive one of the classics: the Adidas Campus. There’s nothing better than a nice clean pair of buttery suede Campus‘. It’s one of the more low key Adidas Originals lines that’s held a solid place within the brand for years. Having never really seen the spotlight as much as the Superstar or Stan Smith, it’s a timeless, underrated shoe that will always be a wardrobe staple. Starting off on the basketball court back in the... Read More

16/03/2018
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Flashback Friday: Jordan Not In Jordan’s

We all know that Michael Jordan is famous for his supreme basketball skills which led him to 6 NBA championships  along with his introduction of the popular Jordan brand which has graced us with some of the most iconic styles like the Jordan 1, Jordan 3 & Jordan 11. As a sneaker fan myself I find this picture of Michael Jordan wearing a pair of Huarache’s one of the coolest pictures out there! Hope everyone has a great weekend! Remember to keep up to date with all of our social media accounts... Read More

15/03/2018
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Nike Air Max 180: A sneaker that wears the Swoosh with pride

When it comes to iconic sneakers Nike have them in droves, their archives are bulging at the seams with retro goodness. A Natterjacks favourite is the Air Max 180 and Nike have well and truly killed it with this sublimely fresh colourway, vibrant purple accents and hints of orange sit nicely on the crisp white upper to give you that authentic retro look. We know you will like the Nike Air Max 180 just as much as we do so have a look at the Air Max 180 right now.... Read More

15/03/2018
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Adidas Forest Hills: A 1970’s classic brought into the modern world…

We all know Adidas and we all know their legendary archive collection is simply vast. The Adidas Forest Hills  is one of the most iconic styles they have created and it’s back again and we could not be more happy here at Natterjacks. All the iconic Forest Hills details are in evidence so have a good look and get your pair right away. Forest Hills – White/Gold – £79.99 Forest Hills – White/Gold – £79.99 Forest Hills – White/Gold – £79.99 You can shop our full Adidas collection here. Remember... Read More

15/03/2018
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Saucony: Footwear legends back on the map…

Saucony have been making premium, imaginative footwear for decades now and they have got more than enough experience to come up with the goods. As well as looking to the future Natterjacks likes to look to the past and with the Saucony Spring/Summer 18 collection, there are some stunning archive footwear on offer, you will be astounded by the sheer classic simplicity of these sneakers. We cannot begin to explain how good Saucony is looking right now so take a look at the collection below… Jazz Originals Vintage – White/Blue/Gold – £69.99... Read More

15/03/2018
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Huf x Felix the Cat: The Cartoon legend mixes it up with streetwear giants…

One of the oldest and iconic cartoons characters in the land is Felix the Cat. A truly legendary creation that stands the test of time and transcends trends. In collaboration with Huf we see some iconic Felix the Cat artwork adorning key pieces that you can wear every day. The Huf x Felix the Cat collection is strictly limited so get your hands on it whilst you can… Triple Triangle T-shirt – £44.99 Slides – £44.99 Satin Jacket Black – £119.99 You can shop our full Huf x Felix the Cat... Read More

07/12/2017
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The All New Adidas Prophere

Unapologetic. Bold. Experimental. The countdown to the end of the year see’s a brand new silhouette from Adidas step forward, and this time, they mean business. The Prophere takes inspiration from the experimental pieces from the Adidas archive, with a bold sculpted midsole taking centre stage. A soft knit construction on the upper of the shoe makes this one of Adidas’ comfiest shoes to date, with a raw leather heel cage adding them gritty details; Adidas also implement some technical details into the sneaker to finish it off. Due to... 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

21/08/2017
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Nike Air Max 1 Jewel Black Silver

Dropping at 8am on Thursday 24th August, this polished shoe is not to be slept on… The Air Max 1 has long been an iconic silhouette from Nike, and this year the shoe has hurtled into the limelight with an array of new colourways being released as part of the much celebrated Jewel pack. A full monochromatic look envelopes the shoe, with soft leather uppers extending around the shoe, it’s got that premium feel that we’ve come to expect from Nike. The unique selling point of this shoe, as hinted... Read More

Adidas Swift 24/07/2017
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The Adidas Swift comes to Natterjacks

Adidas Originals and Natterjacks go hand in hand, and everyone knows about their one of a kind silhouettes and boost technology, but this year Adidas have decided to serve up something fresh: the adidas Originals Swift. The Adidas Swift is a brand new silhouette from Adidas, and it’s promised to be one of the best to date. Promised to rival their boost sole, this is one to keep an eye on. Described as a shoe for ‘the urban commuter’, it has a whole list of performance attributes that make it the perfect shoe fit for... Read More

05/01/2016
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Air Jordan Spike 40 – Black/Photo Blue

The Air Jordan brand have ushered in 2016 with a new colourway of the third Spike Lee silhouette, the Spike Forty. The newest colour of the Spike Forty comes in a vibrant Photo Blue with pink, black and atomic orange accents. 2016 looks like another big year for the Jumpman with some major drops expected such as the “Legacy” collection and the “Dunk From Above” range. The Spike Forty Photo Blue will be online to buy from 8am tomorrow morning and is crafted with a textile and TPU upper, along... 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

adidas zx8000 boost running shoes 17/06/2015
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The Adidas ZX8000 Boost

Breaking the mould is not always easy when it comes to fresh-thinking in the sneaker world. There are so many brands doing so many things that sometimes the exceptional gets overlooked! You know that will never happen with Adidas and with the ZX 8000 Boost things really are very interesting indeed. Comfort, support, slick aesthetics, this sneaker has it all in abundance and you will be amazed when you try a pair on! This is a very unique kick and although you may not be able to see it through these... Read More

Nike Air Jordan Spizike 17/06/2015
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Nike Air Jordan Spizike

2015 sees the celebration of Jordan’s 30th year making fine sneakers and this Spizike commemorates that fact in fine style. From the elephant print uppers to the oreo-esque colourway this kick pays homage to the favourites we’ve seen come and go in the past. So, take a peek and see what you think of the Jordan Spizike. CLICK THE IMAGE TO PURCHASE THE SNEAKER So, what do you think of those?!  The Jordan brand just keeps getting stronger every day and with a heritage that spans 3 decades it’s easy... Read More

adidas palace shoes 17/06/2015
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Adidas x Palace Footwear

I am sure you do not need me to tell you how popular any Adidas x Palace product is right?! Well, when it comes to footwear things get even better! What you see below is a wonderful collection of unique kicks that look absolutely spot on. Please not that these are very unique and they are limited to STRICTLY 1 pair per customer as we have to do all we can to ensure each and every one of you fine folks get a pair of these wonderful sneakers. RELEASED 00:01hrs SATURDAY 16th... 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

adidas supercolor 17/06/2015
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Adidas Supercolor Collection

There isn’t much to say about this particular Adidas Superstar release, it speaks for itself. It is bold, it is brash and it just looks so good! Adidas Originals have teamed up with musical genius and fashion icon Pharrell Williams to bring you wonderful people something very special indeed. All the colours of the spectrum?! Indeed. So there you have it. A very special collection of something that was already very special in the beginning!  Limited stock and high demand means you lot will have to be quick or you... Read More

jason markk sneaker cleaner 17/06/2015
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Jason Markk Saves Sneakers

Jason Markk products offer the sneaker connoisseur’s of this world peace of mind. Wearing prized sneakers out can be a dangerous thing for those that adore their specially selected footwear and with the rightJason Markk products safely stashed away you can be sure that any marks, scuffs or unwanted dirty mark are banished in a few easy steps. Have a look at the video below then scroll right down to purchase these amazing Jason Markk products. As always if you’ve got any questions about anything you see above or any other queries give us... Read More

thames and hudson sneakers top trumps game 17/06/2015

Sneakers: The Trump Card Game

Over the years we’ve seen many a special sneaker present itself to us. So, what’s the best and why?!  Hopefully this superb Top Trumps game can answer any questions you ever had.   So, there you have it folks, something to while away the hours with your mates. Let’s hope it doesn’t cause too much tension! As always if you’ve got any questions about anything you see above or any other queries please do give us a ring on 0208 974 6732 or drop us a quick email at sales@natterjacks.com Follow... 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

nike huarache nm 17/06/2015
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Nike Huarache NM – What do you think?

One of the biggest kicks of the last few years is the Nike Air Huarache, it has hit the highs and beyond and I’m sure you all know that already? A new take is with us now and I thought you’d like a peek. The Nike Air Huarache has gone from strength to strength over the years…  It has evolved into a myriad of different things but it has always remained true to its roots and that shows through with every new release. Here we have the Huarache NM which is... Read More

Nike Air Max 90 Monotone 17/06/2015
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Nike Air Max 90 ‘Mono-Tone’

The Nike Air Max 90 is a sneaker that needs no introduction or lengthy prologue, it is a legendary piece of footwear. A mono-tone colourway suits every sneaker and the Nike Air Max90 is no exception so check these out! A legendary silhouette that ticks every box. The evergreen Air Max 90 comes in 2 knock-out mono-tone colourways and I urge you to add these to your collection right now. Click the image to buy the kicks…   So, a great silhouette in a great colourway?!  Job done… As always... Read More

Big Adidas releases. 16/01/2014
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This is the year of the Superstar…

The Adidas Superstar is beyond legendary. This year sees a big celebration for a real legend in the world of footwear.  The Superstar hits 45 and there are going to be some BIG things happening. Keep your ears open and your eyes peeled. This year you can expect a myriad of releases of this most famous of sneakers and you will not want to miss any of them!   GET READY…!!! Follow us on Instagram @natterjacks