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HUF Dylan

HUF Dylan

„I gave them what they wanted. Money talks, but it can’t sing and dance…“ That’s how Keith Hufnagel explained his efforts to get Dylan Rieder and Austyn Gillette onto the increasingly successful HUF train. After the first leaked pictures of Dylans HUF pro model, people realized that he kept his word. Given that the team...
Outfit of the Month: June

Outfit of the Month: June

  Pant: WeSC Eddy Chino (www.wesc.com) T-Shirt: WeSC Dubby Stripe (www.wesc.com) Socks: Stance Belen (www.stance.com) Shoes: Lakai Echelon Camby (www.lakai.com) Hat: HUF 5panel cap Cord Box Volley  (www.hufsf.com)
Nike SB Lunar Oneshot weartest in Berlin

Nike SB Lunar Oneshot weartest in Berlin

During the last week I was fortunate to skate a pair of Nike SB’s newest model. The guys at Nike SB invited me to the European weartest event of the Lunar Oneshot in Berlin to gain some more information about the model and of course, skate it. The following pictures are intended to give you...
adidas Busenitz ADV teaser clip

adidas Busenitz ADV teaser clip

Skateboard MSM just posted our adidas Busenitz ADV teaser clip on their homepage. The full review is part of their current print issue which is in German and will be online in the next few weeks in English on weartested.com.
Bright previews on Instagram and Facebook

Bright previews on Instagram and Facebook

This past week the Bright trade show took place in Berlin, Germany. As every time, there will be a series of posts with the upcoming skate shoe models for 2014 on weartested.com. In the meantime, check our Instagram and Facebook account for previews on a daily basis.

Announcement: Team changes

Due to education-related reasons, I will take a break of being the editor behind all-things-weartested during the next six months. Instead, Christoph and Stefan will take care of weartested.com, the print reviews, as well as the facebook-, twitter- and Instagram-accounts. Different editors, same high quality of indepth skate shoe reviews. Thanks, Clemens
Preview: Emerica G6

Preview: Emerica G6

Originally a shorter “check-out” article about Emerica’s newest pro shoe was planned. Only problem was that the Brian Herman signature model basically didn’t show any wear after 5 hours. The logical consequence was to do a full review which will be online soon. In the meantime, have a look at the shoe after 5 hours of...
Bright January 2013 recap, part III

Bright January 2013 recap, part III

Last but not least, part III of the weartested Bright recap. Have a look at part II here and part I here. Supra With probably the longest shelves and a shoe for everybody, Supra’s booth generated a lot of traffic. besides the recent releases of 2012 in updated colorways, they introduced a vulcanised version of...
Bright January 2013 recap, part II

Bright January 2013 recap, part II

We continue with the highlights of the DC, Vans and Emerica lines for fall 2013. Check out part I here. DC After its hiatus in mediocrety in recent years and after probably the best footwear-brand-comback ever, DC keeps going strong. New models for fall 13 include Nyjah Huston’s first signature style, a solid cupsole that...
Bright January 2013 recap, part I

Bright January 2013 recap, part I

Every year in January, Skateboard-Europe meets at the Bright trade show. After years in the former Stasi-building in Berlin they moved to a new location for this year’s spring iteration. The “Alte Münze” building was well-received, although it was a little tricky to orientate yourself at first. Unfortunately key-brands of recent years didn’t have a...
Weartested at Bright in Berlin

Weartested at Bright in Berlin

The next two days we’ll be in Berlin, Germany at the Bright trade show. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram (@weartested), we will use the hastag #weartestedatbright to mark sneak peak pictures of the fall 2013 product and all other trade show happenings.  
weartested skate shoe recap 2012: our personal top 3

weartested skate shoe recap 2012: our personal top 3

2012 was a game changing year regarding skateboarding footwear. Companies went out of business, newer companies cemented their existence and fought for their piece of the skate shoe market. After all the boredom of recent years, there’s movement, bravery and space for innovation again. Companies that take advantage of it will be the ones that succeed. It’s not the...