***OFFICIAL FILA THREAD***

Discussion in 'Other Brands' started by trethousandgt, Jun 23, 2011.

  1. trentbg

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    I would prefer to have a real 2A instead of just foam, but thats me. As for the leather they have a few pair branded premium, whatever that means.
     
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  2. ragin3ull

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    Yo I just picked up a pair of these and I thought they were fake LOL. The whole damn shoe is now Full Synthetic leather! SMH It smells and feels like fake Jordans. They even rolled the toe box, there is no stitching WTF!
     
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  3. TURBO UNO

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    That foam that Fila uses is pretty comfy, used them as work shoes until I had to throw them out due to them getting so much paint on them (house painter here).

    I’ve tried on those premium versions and they’re great. My only problem with them is that the didn’t cut the bottom parts of the tongue properly. There is excess material that hangs, rolls up and rests at the where your toes begin once you put the shoes on. It’s terribly uncomfortable.
     
  4. noblekane

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    the 2A in the original gh 2 was just for show. it was placed at the bottom of a cut out of the hard midsole then they put clear rubber plastic over it. i pulled that **** a part in high school. it was basically a silver dollar sized inflated whoopy cushion with bumps. no impact protection whatsoever. there was little bit air in it but when u squeezed on it it went flat.

    the retro midsole is much better. much more forgiving. the og midsole was pretty firm with little give.
     
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  5. vood99

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    @TURBO UNO They've actually got Grant Hill back in the fold so it's strange that they aren't using his logos.

    I agree with you completely on the overall quality. They are doing some things right and a whole bunch of things wrong.
     
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  6. hoopsboy

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    Waiting on a sale on Fila.com to pick up the GH lows. Have no interest in rocking the OG mids anymore. Too big and bulky.
     
  7. c flyness

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  8. TheRealAlleygator

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    That left jacket go hard af with these 44499E35-CD7C-4F5E-A3CF-8097D68E376B.jpeg

    For some strange reason I’ve been feeling the strange urge to cop some retro fila b-ball shoes lately ...maybe a pair of these or 166AE37A-8398-4053-B1C8-C43518FC7680.png E7E712CB-343F-41E0-A1E0-3553D8E9F0A1.jpeg 36FBA60C-0627-45B3-8A5A-1AE6A8AA6D0B.jpeg
     
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  9. TheRealAlleygator

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    Champs just did a collab with rugrats and fila...has to grab the tee...thought about the shoes but wack silhouette choices. Wanted the hat but I think it’s only at one champs downtown NY. If anybody run across it lemme know I need it E5D9EBF2-114B-4255-A390-A2353D5BBF70.png 5F7A6B81-2148-4FC9-93A6-980935689F40.png F42CFB4C-8F64-4D12-A492-7C10E8E9F770.png EA64045B-ADFC-474A-AC00-5C7D3E7D5A21.png
     
  10. ozboi

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    Man.... Grant Hill 2s... man.... middle school for me...
     
  11. 05fordgt

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    Just waiting patiently for the OG GH4!!
     
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  12. Grimee

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    Release the Muscle Ball already ! Adm - When You Wanna Move (1).jpg
     
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  14. TheRealAlleygator

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    Called a fila mb I think u can search it on google and find em for not too much
     
  15. masagipatron

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    Might have to cop the 96's. In 2014, I was copping a ton of FILA retros.
     
  16. freshouthebox

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    Man!.... u and me both ive been patiently waiting every since they dropped the 97s like 4 or 5 yrs ago Lol
     
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