TEN SIGNATURE SNEAKERS THAT DIDN’T TAKE OFF
The shoe does not maketh the baller, and the baller does not maketh the shoe. Creating a revered signature sneaker takes a lot more than aligning a brand people like with a player people like – sneakerheads still demand style, attitude, comfort and a back story they believe in. We’ve seen more signature models fall by the wayside than be brought back due to demand, and even the most venerated lines have made missteps. So, here we look back at 10 signature shoes that never really took off even when they may have been well placed to do so, and conduct an autopsy on just what went wrong.