It turns out this is not exactly the case as this is a collection that was in one of his 'many cribs' and that he can 'lose track of my stuff sometimes' and this part of his collection was in storage for the last 13 years , ending up in them being auctioned off.
Apparently permission was sought from Dash's lawyers to use his name in the sale and was given through his lawyers. Dash states that as he 'fires lawyers regularly' he never heard about it. The inaccuracies in the story do not make browsing the ebay listing any less enjoyable however as there are some nice sneakers up for grabs! Click the link above for a look. I'll leave the last word on this to the eminently quotable Mr Dash himself...
'I do wish there was a little more respect, but y'all know I aint gonna be auctioning my sh*t'
If you cop any pairs make sure to use SneakersER for the best cleaning and protection for your kicks!
Nothing official has been disclosed in terms of numbers but Admins on the Facebook Forum have been seen commenting that as long as you arrive this weekend you should be able to pick up a pair of the Dunks, as for the Work Jacket and Waist Bag insiders have claimed there are no more than 10 each.
If you are in London this weekend make sure you drop in to the Pop Up at 147 Wardour Street, W1F 8WD. Also dont forget to check out our SneakersER stand at Crepe City 18 today.
U.K Streetwear/ Lifestyle Facebook Forum have reinvented themselves once again as a more politically conscious sister to the Mega Forum Suptalk UK/EU.
The Basement A.K.A BSMNT, have launched their new campaign "Real People do Real Things". Initially highlighted by their "The Statement" video, touching on topics of disparity towards the current youth population by Society and Government. Further episodes in the series have showcased individuals who are involved in the community but are also at the upper echelons of their chosen fields, presumably to inspire younger members of the community to chase their goals and become independent from the Bourgeoisie.
Joe Kellaway is very dedicated individual, who apart from being a visible upstanding member of The Basement Forum since the very early days, he is also a future Olympian, one of the U.Ks best Sports Karate Martial Artists and is currently ranked 6th Globally in the -75 kg Kumite Male Under 21 Category.
Perpetually Shirtless, Slow Thai is a Northampton based Music Artist of Bajan descent whose story tells of financial struggles and few opportunities, overcome by parentage happy to encourage the creative arts, which has now flourished into a solid music career.
Watching the videos you can't help but catch the dropped hints, something big is happening with The Basement on the 29th of July (and you might need some SneakersER for it), keep your whits about you because you might miss out, especially considering its the same day as Crepe City.