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Bodega

Boston

This Back Bay boutique is famous for stocking Boston’s most fashionable array of kicks. Choose from the latest lines of Nike, Converse, Reebok, and Vans, plus plenty of special-edition hats and graphic tees. The shopping experience, like the inventory, defines… read more »

2009 BEST Sneakers
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Bodega

Boston

We wanted to love the Attic, Central Square’s newish ‘lifestyle’ shop that broke up the Payless-Blockbuster-Gap oligarchy. And we do like that its stock of Dunks is readily available in women’s and kids’ styles. Still, it’s only a slice of… read more »

2008 BEST Sneakers
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Bodega

Boston

By now, everyone knows what lurks behind the Snapple machine inside Bodega’s convenience store-cum-sneaker depot. But a gimmick lasts only so long. Two years in, this cleverly hidden retailer still outruns the competition with an authoritative array of old-school and… read more »