Kicks & collect: Three sneaker heads reveal their most prized possessions

While many of us may enjoy a pair of freshly unboxed trainers, for some collecting the latest and most iconic styles is a full-time hobby, not to mention a savvy investment

14th February, 2021
Kicks & collect: Three sneaker heads reveal their most prized possessions
Dave Humphreys, motoring journalist, shows off his kicks. Photos: Marc O'Sullivan

“The right shoe at the right time is perfection” – Darren Thompson, manager, Pichet Restaurant

The first pair of trainers I bought and really loved was Nike Air Cross Trainer Low with a turquoise speckled sole, I remember them like it was yesterday. My mum came with me to buy them and was flabbergasted that I’d spend £50 on one pair of trainers at the age of 10. She even said...

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