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World Cup Video | adidas Originals – Star Wars Cantina 2010

Adidas strikes back! Adidas and George Lucas have released The adidas Originals Cantina Film as part of the “Street where originality lives” campaign.  It features cameos by Snoop Dogg, Daft Punk, Noel Gallagher, Ciara, Jay Baruchel, and Star Wars faves Han Solo, Chewy, ObiWan, and C3PO – plus David Beckham, who plays for the LA Galaxy, far, far away from South Africa.

Snoop Dogg ordering gin n’ juice at the Star Wars Cantinaadidas-star-wars-cantina-snoop-samplesaleshop

This couldn’t wait til World Cup Wednesday, but you can check out all of our World Cup-related posts here.

Watch Nike’s “Write the Future” World Cup video campaign.

Usher in Comme des Garcons & Marc Jacobs

Check out Usher, getting mobbed by fans, in an olive green Comme des Garcons Homme Plus cardigan and Marc Jacobs M2588 sneakers.


Comme des Garcons Homme Plus cardigan

Marc Jacobs M2588 sneakers
Continuing the zipper trend, these Marc Jacobs kicks are convertible: they have removable tops, and can be worn with the tongue flap hanging down.


Vans x Supreme Denim Sneaker Collection

Vans X Supreme bleach splatter & acid wash kicks !!!

Vans teams up with Supreme to release a special collection of denim sneakers this season:

2 variants of Vans Era … and … 1 Sk8-Hi Mid are featured, each with their own particular details. The Eras are available with a dark wash denim upper, or a custom bleached upper, while the Mids feature a combination of both, with suede detailing.

All three will be available in stores and online on May 27th.

OSHMAN’S x New Balance 25th Anniversary

OSHMAN’s Japanese division teamed up with New Balance to release these 1700’s next month for OSHMAN’s 25th anniversary. The shoe features a black upper with a white rip-stop nylon.

oshmans x new balance 25th anniversary 1700s


(source:  Hypebeast)

Sneaker Release: Supra Cinco de Drinko on Cinco de Mayo

Supra Cinco de Drinko

Supra is celebrating Cinco de Mayo with the release of the limited edition Skytop II Cinco de Drinko! These shoes are inspired by the colorful Mexican Zarape blankets.

Supra Cinco de Drinko

Ayayay!  These super bueno kicks are limited to a run of 200 and are only available at Factory 413 in Los Angeles. Hurry up, cuz Cinco de Mayo is big in LA, and these are out today!

We wonder if Supra-lover, Justin Bieber, is getting a pair…

(source: Freshness Mag)

Splurge On ‘Em? Rihanna’s Studded Louboutin Kicks

Check out Rihanna in these Christian Louboutin Louis sneakers, from their spring/summer 2010 collection. White leather with silver studs = hot.

Rihanna in Christian Louboutin's Louis sneakers

At $835, are they too hot to pass up, or would you rather DIY your own and save the cash?
We at SampleSaleshop.com wanna know:
Would you Splurge On ‘Em? Christian Louboutin's Louis sneakers

Christian Louboutin are known for their heels, but they have some pretty sweet flat options available. For real, have you seen the Fred style?!

(source: Upscale Hype)

Jim Jones Wins Converse’s Band Of Ballers 2010

The results of Converse’s Band Of Ballers 2010 are in. The winner is … Jim Jones and The Jones Family – again!

Converse Band Of Ballers 2010 Winners: Jim Jones and The Jones Family

Highlights of the basketball tournament: Jim Jones and Jermaine Dupri talkin’ smack to each other the whole time, and surprise guest, Cam’ron, playing with The Jones Family.

Watch Jim Jones’ victory speech here:

(source: Real Talk NY, Dime Magazine)