TAG: Mache

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 25, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Mache Designs Custom Air Jordan 5s For Wedding

Air Jordan V

Sneaker customizing has gone to another level over the past few years, and artist Mache has always been at the forefront. His latest project might not have the same hype as some of the customs he’s done in the past, but it is definitely more meaningful. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 21, 2014 / 5:00 pm

Mache Designs Custom Kicks Inspired By Seagram’s Gin


As part of the search for the 2015 Seagram’s Gin Calendar Models, famed sneaker artist Mache is customizing shoes for four key markets, L.A., Philadelphia, Atlanta and Chicago. The sneakers are inspired by the newly redesigned Seagram’s Gin bottles and each pair will be sporting a different “flavor” (Extra Dry, Peach, Lime and Pineapple). While not all of us have Mache‚Äôs level of talent, there are other ways to get involved in the campaign. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 12, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Mache Celebrates UConn Women’s Title With Custom Nike Kobe 9 Elites

Nike Kobe 9 Elite

Geno Auriemma and the UConn women won yet another basketball championship this year and to celebrate, famed sneaker artist Mache presented them with some custom Nike Kobe 9 Elites. Made specifically for Auriemma, they are meant to honor the program’s ninth title and feature special words and phrases such as “Conquer and dominate”, his personal wine and restaurant, 9 championships and “Philly raised”. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 8, 2013 / 5:00 pm

NFL Star Gets 2 Amazing Pairs Of Custom Air Jordans

Air Jordan 4, Air Jordan 11

Sneaker painter Mache regularly creates custom shoes that make us drool. But the recent “Past Meets Present” pack he did for Justin Tuck of the New York Giants is one of his best ones yet. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / May 16, 2013 / 2:30 pm

Amazing Nike LeBron X “Killer Elite” Customs

Nike LeBron X "Killer Elite"

The Nike LeBron X has become a favorite among custom sneaker designers, and the “Killer Elite” custom created recently by Mache shows again why he is held in such high regard. By popular demand, these were put up for sale on Mache’s online store earlier today. Only five pairs will be sold and they’ll not be recreated or restocked. Read More »

Smack / Apr 21, 2013 / 2:24 am

Andre Miller Is A Playoff Hero; Deron Williams Is A Monster; Insane Jordan Player Exclusives

Andre Miller

In the battle of the game’s best jerseys, it’s funny that old man Andre Miller is using the same tactics to embarrass people in the NBA that the old, fat dude with the nasty back sweat is using to bust your ass at a local YMCA. Golden State/Denver was supposed to be crazy — uptempo and out of control — and instead, their Game 1 developed into a back-n-forth mud bath. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 11, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Nate Robinson Gets 4 Pairs Of Custom Air Jordans From Mache

Nate Robinson's custom Air Jordans

Everyone knows Nate Robinson loves Air Jordans, and recently, he had famed sneaker painter Mache hook him up with four new custom pairs. Mache, known as one of the very best at what he does, opened the lid on Instagram and posted what he’s been working on for Chicago’s point guard: a couple of Air Jordan 13s, a blackout Air Jordan 11 and an Air Jordan 6. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 27, 2013 / 5:00 pm

From Dime 72: How Mache Blew Up In The Sneaker Industry

Mache Custom Kicks

This piece was originally printed in Dime 72. Check your local newsstands now to see the feature in its entirety…

A few years ago, Dan “Mache” Gamache tried to get a job with Dime Magazine. Now he’s being featured in the magazine. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 4, 2013 / 1:00 pm

Crazy Nike LeBron X “Ironman 3″ Custom Design

Nike LeBron X "Ironman 3"

By this point, everyone should know who Mache is. He’s unique, creative, and probably the best custom sneaker painter out there. We’ve featured some of his past work, but if you’re still blind to his talents, you should check out the new issue of Dime Magazine. For now, take a look at these insane Nike LeBron X custom joints. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 11, 2012 / 2:00 pm

Air Jordan IV “Jesus Piece” Custom Sneakers

Air Jordan IV "Jesus Piece" custom

Is there anyone better at making custom sneakers than Mache? I doubt it. His latest project, done exclusively for Game to commemorate his latest album, is a pair of Air Jordan IVs “Jesus Piece” customs, and they’re as crazy as you would expect. Read More »