Check Yourself is a new column from Albotas. Our goal is to highlight awesome stuff that we simply haven’t been able to get to, from current games and TV shows to emerging trends. So without further adieu, here’s four places to design your own sneakers.
What Is It: Some sneaker manufacturers have caught onto the customizing scene and have decided to capitalize on it. Most of these sites let you choose specific colors, patterns, or sometimes even material and text to customize your sneakers with.
Why You Should Check It: If you’re like me, you love customized sneakers but don’t have the resources [read: talent] to make your own. These sites let you unleash your creativity via Flash-based interfaces. You can get surprisingly detailed, customizing right down to the color of the stitching.
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