“Jeff Staple: Not Just Sneakers” is a must-have for any streetwear and sneaker aficionado out there. This monograph is a celebration of the past 25 years of the legendary streetwear designer and sneaker king, Jeff Staple. From his early days of running a small handmade T-shirt line, to collaborating with heavyweights such as Nike, The Fader, and Hypebeast, this book documents it all.
One of the highlights of the book is undoubtedly the story behind the creation of the iconic Staple Pigeon Dunk SB for Nike. This shoe not only put Jeff Staple on the map, but it also exposed sneaker culture to a mainstream audience. The book offers a fascinating glimpse into the design process and the mindset behind this iconic shoe.
But the book is not just about sneakers, it’s also a visual feast for the eyes. With archival sketches, drawings, magazine covers and contributions from industry leaders such as Hiroshi Fujiwara and Futura, this book will transport you on a journey through the intricate maze of streetwear history. It’s an insider’s perspective that only Jeff Staple can provide.