The DQM x Nike Air Max 90 “Bacon” Is Confirmed To Release On Air Max Day

First rumored to return at the top of 2020, the iconic Nike Air Max 90 “Bacon” by Dave’s Quality Meat (DQM) has only recently been...

By Jovani Hernandez March 4, 2021

How The DQM x Air Max 90 “Bacon” Was Made

Last week, we launched the first episode of Beyond The Box, a sneaker “unboxing” series with the artists, designers, and collaborators who worked directly on...

By John Kim March 26, 2018

DQM and Vans Release Sk8-Hi Collection Inspired By Early Era Of Skating

DQM is taking us back to skateboarding 101 with a simple and timeless collection of the Vans Sk8-Hi LX in honor of the skate scene...

By Patrick Johnson June 15, 2016

You’ll Never Have To Unlace The Vans Old Skool Zip LX

Laces are overrated. For whatever reason the sneaker industry has kept the technology around since 3300 BC when in reality, shoes like the legendary adidas...

By Patrick Johnson May 7, 2015

Vans and DQM Collaborate With Iconic Jazz Label Blue Note Records

Legendary Jazz record label Blue Note Records recently celebrated their 75th Anniversary. The label has housed some of the most important and legendary jazz recordings...

By Patrick Johnson April 29, 2015

Sneaker News NINE@NINE: Food Inspired Sneakers

Special edition sneakers are increasingly showing up with elaborate back stories and themes attached to helped build their mystique. This has been going on for...

By Brendan Dunne April 29, 2014

DQM x Vans “Herringbone Twill” Pack

Dave’s Quality Meat is a longtime partner with Vans; the two even have two shared retail locations called The General.  The respect for tradition reflected...

By Aaron Hope November 4, 2013

DQM x Vans “I Love NY” Collection

New York’s own DQM has whipped up a Big Apple tribute with their latest Vans capsule, one that puts on a print inspired by Milton...

By Brendan Dunne April 8, 2013

DQM x Vans “Woven Pack”

Teamed up with Vans on New York’s The General, Dave’s Quality Meat has offered some fairly muted Off the Wall collaborations of late.  The latest...

By Aaron Hope November 26, 2012