Those that know me well know that I am a massive trainer fan who spent most of his youth dreaming of the trainers I wasn’t allowed to have (for both financial and practical reasons). I certainly am not from the ‘they’re just a pair of shoes’ crowd and will often use superlatives to describe a trainer.
Having spent the last couple of years wearing through several pairs of Nike Dunks (and a pair of Adidas Decade), many of which were slowly wearing out, I had the perfect opportunity for a complete revolution in my choice of trainer style. I have decided to choose a more varied selection of shoes with a common theme in slightly more muted tones, rather than the same shoe in different (and particularly bright) colours as the last revolution. (more…)