Founded in 2004, SHOES MASTER is a semi-annual magazine focusing on a variety of issues relating to the world of sneaker design, collecting and inspiration. For Volume 18, they’ve set their trained focus on styles that were birthed between the 1960s-1980s. Amongst the key editorial offerings is a visit to the adidas headquarters in Germany where a variety of cultural nuggets are unearthed – while brands like Nike, PUMA and New Balance are given ample coverage as well. SHOES MASTER Vol. 18 can be purchased at select international outlets for ¥690 JPY (approximately $8 USD).