Igor Vovkovinskiy is 7 feet 8.33 inches tall, wears a size 26 shoe and hasn’t had a pair that properly fit since 2006 when this nice German shoemaker Georg Wessels flew to America and hand delivered three pairs. Apparently Reebok wants $16,000 from Igor to get custom molds made, and being America’s Tallest Man doesn’t really pull in any cash… so Igor has turned to us, the American public to help raise funds to get him some comfort for his feet. But seriously, why hasn’t a shoe company stepped up to equip this man with a pair of sneakers? We all know some of those companies have crazy budgets…
When you become too rich for Wallys, you get these.
Vans OTW and The Blackouts (Ako and Atiba Jefferson) got together and produced a vinyl record featuring a compilation from VP Record’s catalog. The LP is free, and available at select OTW retailers. Tracklist after the jump.
The VBS.TV Pampa Tactical Boot made by Palladium “for VICE correspondents, field producers and camera operators.”
A small batch will be available to the public here
About the same price as a small TV set, but nobody’ll ask where you got your TV from.
By the artist Sit
Complete with duct tape. 20 pairs will be available soon in 2012.