Tuning 98: Final Summer Anthems

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*+-The summer of 2015 is practically on its last leg, meaning there isn’t much time left to complete that summer must list you worked on all last winter. While some of us aren’t ready to leave the summer behind, others can’t wait to get their fall layer game going. In honor of the upcoming season,

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Just In: Doughnut Backpacks

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*+-  Established in 07, Japan based Doughnut is gearing up for their stateside arrival. While not nearly as old as other players like Fjallraven – What Doughnut lacks in age, they make up for in innovation. Focusing on integrating fashion and functionality, Doughnut pushes the boundaries on what a bag should be, offering modern day

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Tuning 98 – Jazz Age Law Party Playlist

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*+-  Image via JALP   In case you missed our post yesterday,this coming weekend, Governors Island will jump into its very large and spacious Delorean (see what i did there) and travel back in time to the 1920s and early 1930s for the Jazz Age Law Party. Held only two week-ends per year, the prohibition

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Must Have Summer Kicks

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*+-As far as New York is concerned, summer is in FULL effect. That means shorts, light tees and (for me especially) it means fresh kicks! As a self-appointed full time sneakerhead, the game is always afoot (see what I did there). I’m always on the lookout for my next pair, next big drop, or my

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Tuning 98: Greenpoint Spotlight Playlist

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*+-Yesterday we got an look at our Greenpoint store, our staff and an inside on some of their favorite shoes, local spots and favorite tunes. Continuing our Greenpoint spotlight, we’ve put together a playlist featuring some of the store staffs’ favorite artist. Give it a listen below, and make sure to check out our previous

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Introducing the Converse Chuck II

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*+-Nearly a century in the making, Converse is getting ready to follow up their 1917 classic with a sequel. Dubbed the Chuck II, this is actually the second time Converse has attempted to follow up on the All-Star (the first came in the form of the All Star II in the 70s’). For this take,

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How To Wear: Soludos Dali Slip-on Espadrilles

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*+-Summer is a full event in the city. That means rooftop BBQ’s, beer gardens, and midnight movies in the park. It also means we gotta figure out the best possible way to stay cool. While I’ll always be a sneaker-head at heart, recently the espadrille – specifically the Dali Slip-ons from Soludos has made their way

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Vans x Disney – Young At Heart Collection

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*+-Sharing a rich heritage rooted in Southern California, both Vans and Disney are dedicated to those who are young at heart and never stop following their dreams. The collection features iconic Disney characters like Mickey Mouse,  Winnie the Pooh and a whole lot of the Disney Princesses – including Ariel, Belle and more  across a

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Just in: Diadora Summer 2015 Collection

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*+-Over the past few years (slowly but surely) the retro runner has risen from its 80’s/90s’ grave and now sits the throne. Among the many brands to reach way back into their archives and join the retro wave is Diadora. A first for us here at DNA, we’ve opted to go with some of the

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Introducing The Supra Noiz

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*+-Since the brands inauguration, Supra has focused on blending and blurring the lines between fashion and skateboarding. Recently, the brand has its sight set on retro trainers and is doing a heck of a job. Following the introduction of the Owen, and Hammer Run, Supra continues their foray into the casual trainer game with the

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