The Complex Sneakers Podcast is co-hosted by Joe La Puma, Brendan Dunne, and Matt Welty. This week, the cohosts are joined by Alex Dymond, a behind-the-scenes designer who’s worked on sneakers with the likes of Quartersnacks, Alltimers, and his wife, Olivia Kim. Dymond discusses the early days of sneaker and streetwear culture in New York City, touching on his time at legendary stores like Nort and Supreme. Also, Welty talks about his workout playlist, Joe extolls the values of scuff remover, and Brendan heads to Mexico.
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00:00 - 10:00 - Intro, Is Welty Good? New/Old Drake, Gucci x Adidas
10:00 - 20:00 - Best guest for Truest Hawaii Sneaker shopping, Big Slide Talk, Weekly Ebay Sneaker Give Away
20:00 - 30:00 - Shoe of the year? Guest Arrives, Stark Shoe laces, Alex Dymonds work, Sneaker cam
30:00 - 40:00 - Alex and Olivia, Alex And Olivia's Sneaker designs
40:00 - 50:00 - Working at NORT/recon, LES sneaker culture
50:00 - 1:00:00 - Working with nike for the first time, Nike SB's
1:00:00 - 1:10:00 - Supreme stories, IRAK colab, Virgil wearing IRAK, Quarter snack SB
1:10:00-1:20:00 - Dream shoes Alex wants to work on
1:20:00-1:23:00 - Celebrity stories / reseller stories
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