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'Fire Shoes,' Today's Comic by Weronika Banasińska

A young man tries to be as kind as possible to everyone so he can get a cool pair of shoes. In doing so, he gains a new friend.
Weronika Banasińska
1.14.19
Fashionating

This Winter's Hottest Shoe Is a Pair of Sandals

Boots are canceled.
Diana Tourjée
1.9.19
sneakers by vice

The Bootleg Nikes That Got Banned by Big Tobacco

After a DIY designer made a pair of sneakers that riffed on Newport’s packaging, its legal team came after him with everything it had.
VICE Staff
10.19.18
spending

I Ran a Marathon on a Shoestring Budget—and You Can Too

Here’s everything I bought (and a few things I skipped) to train for and run my first marathon.
Kelley MacDonald
10.9.18
sneakers by vice

This Nonprofit Donates Sneakers to Homeless and At-Risk Youth

Hav A Sole is trying to help vulnerable citizens get back on their feet, one pair of shoes at a time.
VICE Staff
8.17.18
Asking for a friend

How Gross Is it to Wear Your Shoes in the House?

The final word on whether dragging in all that bacteria on your shoes will actually make you sick.
Elizabeth Brown
5.16.18
Op-Eds

Tyler, the Creator Has Turned the Brand-Artist Collab on Its Head

His Golf Le Fleur link-up with Converse bridges accessible and relatively affordable fashion, striking what has always been a tricky balance.
Ryan Bassil
1.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Omarosa Resigned from Whatever White House Job She Had

The surprise announcement came after 'The Apprentice' star was reportedly escorted by security off the White House grounds.
Drew Schwartz
12.13.17
oktoberfest

Adidas Has Released a Special Beer- and Barf-Repellent Shoe for Oktoberfest

The brown leather shoes have a DPBR coating, which is an acronym for “durable puke and beer repellent.”
Jelisa Castrodale
9.2.17
sneakernet

Inside the Wild World of Sneaker-Buying Bots

Sneakerheads are increasingly relying on automated software to buy limited-release shoes as soon as they go on sale.
Ashwin Rodrigues
8.14.17
Travel

The Real-Life Golden Girl Whose Handmade Clothes Made Her a Miami Icon

Irene Williams walked the entirety of Lincoln Road every day, attracting a legion of gay fans who are now celebrating her in a new museum exhibit.
Mitchell Sunderland
7.17.17
food art

The Art of “Shoe-Shi,” Shoe-Shaped Sushi

Chef Yujia Hu crafts raw fish kicks that look good enough to wear (and eat).
Diana Shi
5.6.17
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