Why Is Nike Suing Sneaker Customizers? Mache Responds | The Complex Sneakers Podcast

The Complex Sneakers Podcast is co-hosted by Joe La Puma, Brendan Dunne, and Matt Welty. This week, the three co-hosts sit down with Mache, a sneaker customizer who has done work for rappers like Wale, NFL stars like Stefon Diggs, and wrestlers like Kofi Kingston. Mache reacts to Nike's recent lawsuits against custom sneaker designers, explaining how he thinks those entities could move differently in order to avoid legal action. He also breaks down a new footwear business he's entered—making his own silhouette in the Mache Runner. Mache details how he gets those shoes made and how well they've been selling so far. Also, Brendan and Welty give a recap of last week's special kebab dinner and Joe gives some behind-the-scenes on the Soulja Boy episode of "Sneaker Shopping."

Chapters:

0:00 - Intro
5:00 - Joe La Puma talks his most recent interview with Soulja Boy
10:00 - Brendan skips a cruise to spend time at home? We're all confused.
15:00 - Sneaker Giveaway of the Week
18:33 - JLP talks Dick's Sporting Goods having the best Dri-Fit, that's no cap.
21:45 - Guest of the week, Mache joins the crew
26:02 - Mache talks making customs for The Rock
30:51 - Mache's talks making Jay-Z x Puma Clyde 4:44 customs and how they're going for crazy prices on StockX
38:13 - Mache's wife punches 50 Cent
45:25 - The guys talk Nike's latest lawsuits against other custom sneaker designers
51:57 - JLP talks young Hip-Hop artists having a love for custom sneakers
56:22 - Brendan and Welty talk Nike's lawsuit against former Nike employee, KickRich LLC
1:02:00 - Mache talks sports cards and if he's about that life
1:07:00 - Mache makes Mets player, Kevin Pillar, custom cleats
1:09:40 - Mache talks his new sneaker dropping this Friday and the inspiration behind it

Enter here for next week's sneaker giveaway: https://ebay.complex.com/

Looking for the Complex Sneakers Podcast Dad Hats? Shop on Complex Shop now!

The Complex Sneakers Podcast Dad Hat - White

The Complex Sneakers Podcast Dad Hat - Black

Subscribe to Complex on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Complex

Check out more of Complex here:
https://www.twitch.tv/complex
http://www.complex.com

https://www.facebook.com/complex
http://instagram.com/complex
https://plus.google.com/+complex/

COMPLEX is a community of creators and curators, armed with the Internet, committed to surfacing and sharing the voices and conversations that define our new America. Our videos exemplify convergence culture, exploring topics that include music, sneakers, style, sports, and pop culture through original shows and Complex News segments. Featuring your favorite celebrities, authoritative commentary, and a unique voice, our videos make culture pop.

45 comments

  1. on web hosting 28 August, 2021 at 04:27 Reply

    Excellent article. Keep writing such kind of info on your blog.
    Im really impressed by your blog.
    Hello there, You have done a great job. I’ll
    certainly digg it and for my part suggest to my friends.
    I’m sure they’ll be benefited from this site.

  2. bitly.com 29 August, 2021 at 14:38 Reply

    Hey I know this is off topic but I was wondering if you knew of
    any widgets I could add to my blog that automatically tweet my newest twitter updates.

    I’ve been looking for a plug-in like this for quite some time and was hoping maybe you would have some experience with something like
    this. Please let me know if you run into anything. I truly enjoy reading your blog and I look forward to your new updates.

  3. bitly.com 30 August, 2021 at 04:58 Reply

    For most up-to-date news you have to pay a quick visit world wide web and on the web
    I found this web site as a most excellent website for hottest updates.

  4. http://tinyurl.com/n9np6pw 31 August, 2021 at 06:03 Reply

    First of all I would like to say wonderful blog! I had a quick
    question that I’d like to ask if you don’t mind.
    I was interested to find out how you center yourself and clear your thoughts prior to writing.

    I have had a tough time clearing my thoughts in getting
    my thoughts out. I do enjoy writing however it just
    seems like the first 10 to 15 minutes are usually wasted just trying to figure out how
    to begin. Any suggestions or tips? Kudos!

  5. scoliosis surgery our 1 September, 2021 at 05:54 Reply

    Hi there just wanted to give you a quick heads up. The
    text in your article seem to be running off the screen in Firefox.
    I’m not sure if this is a formatting issue or something
    to do with browser compatibility but I thought I’d post to let you
    know. The design look great though! Hope you get the problem fixed soon. Thanks

  6. your asmr 1 September, 2021 at 07:14 Reply

    Wonderful goods from you, man. I’ve take into accout your stuff prior
    to and you’re simply too wonderful. I actually
    like what you’ve bought here, certainly like what you’re stating and the best way in which you say it.
    You are making it entertaining and you continue to
    take care of to keep it sensible. I cant wait to learn much more from you.
    That is really a terrific web site.

  7. asmr when 2 September, 2021 at 15:24 Reply

    Just desire to say your article is as surprising.
    The clearness to your put up is simply great and that i
    can assume you’re an expert on this subject. Well along with
    your permission let me to clutch your feed to keep updated
    with forthcoming post. Thanks one million and please continue the
    enjoyable work.

  8. bitly.com 2 September, 2021 at 23:44 Reply

    Its like you read my mind! You appear to know so much about this, like you wrote the book in it or something.

    I think that you could do with some pics to drive
    the message home a little bit, but other than that, this is
    excellent blog. A fantastic read. I will definitely be
    back.

  9. are asmr 3 September, 2021 at 20:57 Reply

    Great post. I was checking continuously this blog and I am inspired!
    Extremely helpful info particularly the closing section 🙂 I maintain such information a lot.
    I was seeking this particular info for a very long time.
    Thank you and good luck.

  10. j.mp 3 September, 2021 at 23:07 Reply

    Heya i’m for the first time here. I found this board and I find It truly useful & it helped me out much.
    I hope to give something back and help others like you aided me.

  11. and asmr 5 September, 2021 at 00:08 Reply

    Thanks on your marvelous posting! I genuinely enjoyed reading it, you might be a
    great author.I will ensure that I bookmark your blog and will often come
    back later in life. I want to encourage that you continue your great posts, have a nice holiday weekend!

  12. quest bars an 10 September, 2021 at 02:17 Reply

    May I simply just say what a comfort to discover somebody that
    actually knows what they are talking about on the web.
    You actually understand how to bring an issue to light and make it important.
    More people should read this and understand this side of your story.
    I was surprised that you are not more popular because
    you certainly have the gift. quest bars http://j.mp/3jZgEA2 quest bars

  13. bit.ly 12 September, 2021 at 09:36 Reply

    When I initially commented I clicked the “Notify me when new comments are added” checkbox and now each time a comment is
    added I get three e-mails with the same comment. Is there any way
    you can remove people from that service? Thanks!
    ps4 games https://j.mp/3nkdKIi ps4

Leave a reply