S8000 Italia “Einsign Blue” By Diadora Official

As we continue to bring new sneakers to our shelves every week,  some may question why people are absolutely obsessed with the sneaker culture. Its not just the style that causes one to purchase or lose their mind over but the history a sneaker leaves behind as years go on. Diadora as introduced a couple weeks ago into our store is a Italian Sneaker company made with the best materials you can ask for. Especially for the buyers who enjoy the beauty of real Italian leather and suede. The Diadora S8000 Italia is a classic considering the cushion technology and a magical mixture of style; always staying faithful to the silhouette and warm color waves. It is a unique touch of Italy and have been a popular pair on our shelves. With Diadora making its introduction into our store, we hope to change the sneaker culture of Chicago with bringing back the old school wave that were the founding fathers of the sneaker culture we look up to now. Sizes: 8.5-10. $220. For any inquiries please call the store at (312) 787-7144.


NMD R1 “White & Black” By Adidas Originals

The Adidas Originals NMD R1 “White & Black” fell off the truck this week and are now available on our shelves! The modern construction of the shoe has brought lots of popularity in the sneaker world. With a shoe that is comfortable as it is we can see why Adidas is on top with having some of the best sneakers in the world right now and consistently having success. For many people it is the design of the NMD’s that they fall in love with and then all the innovating colors style. Other are attracted to the boost technology in the shoe that helps increase new levels of flexibility, stability, and strength for the runner. “A running inspired sneaker with some of Adidas top innovations” said by the company’s specialists. Not forgetting the reflective material all around the sneaker. The shoe is now available in-store and online through phone orders via PayPal. Sizes: 9-12. $140. For any inquiries please call the store at (312) 787-7144.

Leaders Cursive Script Designs Are Back!

The Leaders Cursive Script Tees are here! Were ending our summer with the classic design in a simple way for our loyal customers. Normally we never do pocket Tees, but we as a team we wanted to twist it up and see the response. Like all our T-shirts they fit true to size and mold really well around the body. You can find these Tees in-store and now online; for any questions please call the store at (312) 787-7144. Sizes: S-2X. $30.

Leaders 1354 “Hyde Park Script” Tees!

The time has come where we have brought back the classic “Hyde Park Script” tees! The design has been with us ever since our start back in Hyde Park with the original Leaders 1354 store and the skate shop that is now closed. We will always have our heart Hyde Park as the community has done nothing but great things for us. But be on the look out for the collaboration made by Ellen Ma we have coming up with the Elite Chicago brand of Sir and Madame that will be celebrated with a pop up in the community. More to come from us as were just getting started! Sizes: S-2X. $30.

Leaders 1354 Summer ’16 Lookbook

The Summer ’16 Lookbook is now out! Be sure to check out some dope shots from Araba Ankuma, she did an amazing job on bringing the urban experience and the new collection together. Check out http://www.leaders1354.com/lookbook/ for more pictures that are available. #LeadNeverFollow

Nike Air Python PRM “Black”

The new Air Python PRM “Black” is now available in-store and online through phone orders via PayPal! The sneaker is covered in a snakeskin-embossed leather adding a premium look for a comfortable shoe. Sizes: 9-13. $150. For any inquiries call the store at (312) 787-7144.

Nike Dream Team Air Force 1 High 07′ “Black/White”

A new Dream Team Air Force 1 High’s are now available on our shelves. The “Black/White” combo is built with the basic silhouette and a leather upper strap for enhanced ankle support. Tips of the laces include a red finish with “Nike Air” printed on them. Sizes: 9-13. $100. Now available in-store and online through phone orders via PayPal; for any inquiries please call the store at (312) 787-7144.

Seoul Taco x Leaders1354 Collaboration Party Recap

We had a blast the night of the Seoul Taco Event and want to share you part of the night with a recap video! Thank you to all who showed up and enjoyed the Asian twist on a traditional meal. Here’s a short bit of the night but you can find a whole video online at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmpsDh83oZs

Thank you to Tommy Twarowski our videographer for doing an amazing job on the edit. Check out his instagram for more of his work- @delusional_thomas

Nike Air Presto SE “Midnight Navy”

One of the most comfortable and stylish sneakers in the game has been once again been added to our shelves. The Nike Air Presto style has been in our store for the past month and catching the public’s eye with the classic silhouette! But now we give you another color wave with the clean look of a “Midnight Navy”. The shoe is built with lightweight construction giving your foot a chance to breathe as you walk. Included with a mid-cut collar snug giving a supportive feel around the foot. Overall the shoe is hot and Nike is consistently “wowing” us with releases of the classics we all know and love. The Nike Air Presto SE “Midnight Navy” is now available in-store and online through phone orders via PayPal. Sizes: 9-13. $130. For any inquiries please call (312) 787-7144.

Leaders 1354 Summer 2 Collection ’16

Its now the end of July as were heading into the last days of the Chicago Summer ’16. Going into August we want to introduce you our new Summer Two Collection bringing back the ‘Lead design’ in colors of black, white, heather, and navy blue with designs along the back of all the Tee’s. We want to bring a simple concept back to our Leaders Family and continue with focusing back on what made us so popular around the city of Chicago. Not forgetting giving love to the people of Chicago at the same time. Also adding more of the Seoul Taco Collaboration T-Shirts to our line considering the love we have received! Thank you to all who supports us and we will continue to be Leaders around Chicago and the rest of the world.

Now available in-store and online! Sizes: S-2x. $30.