Scott Frederick

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Scott Frederick is a self-proclaimed sneaker historian, whose site DeFY. New York is a bridge between the past and the present with vintage and rare sneakers, throwback references, music and lifestyle stories.
Why Are OG Sneakerheads Dumping Their Massive Collections?
Footwear  

Why Are OG Sneakerheads Dumping Their Massive Collections?

Mr. Foamer Simpson, TheSneakerAddict and more are all jumping ship for different reasons.

Have All Sneaker Factory Outlets Lost Their Appeal?
Footwear  

Have All Sneaker Factory Outlets Lost Their Appeal?

A look at how the outlets we loved have drastically changed.

Real or Fake: There Is No Such Thing as a Grey Market for Sneakers
Footwear  

Real or Fake: There Is No Such Thing as a Grey Market for Sneakers

A look into how sneakers get leaked, and why we’re so confused about their authenticity.

A Look Into the Past, Present and Future of Chalk Line's Sports-Inspired Streetwear
Fashion  

A Look Into the Past, Present and Future of Chalk Line's Sports-Inspired Streetwear

We sit with head David Goldberg to discuss the brand’s impact then and now.

adidas' Secret Weapon for the U.S. Footwear Market Is Actually Reebok
Footwear

adidas' Secret Weapon for the U.S. Footwear Market Is Actually Reebok

The three stripes falls into third place behind Nike and even Skechers.

A Definitive History of Black Friday Jordan Releases
Footwear

A Definitive History of Black Friday Jordan Releases

Spanning 13 years of Jordanbeast heaven.