New In-House Shoes Designer: Italian Style for Our New Sneakers

New In-House Shoes Designer: Italian Style for Our New  Sneakers star

GrannaLi’s heritage is always bound to its Italian-American traditions. With our company’s founders being 3rd generation Sicilians, living in Brooklyn, we couldn’t be more delighted with the country of our newest designer’s origins. Yes, you guessed, our new footwear designer Alberto Perrelli is an Italian American! So tonight we caught up with a former Nike…

Tennis and Golf Shoes Lineup: New Collection Released

Tennis and Golf Shoes Lineup: New Collection Released

A little reminder to our customers: lately he was appointed as a new designer to our sports footwear company while he was in Toronto. We sat down to find out what he’s been up to, his most challenging sneaker designs and his future plans at. A little reminder to our customers: lately he was appointed…

Basketball Sneakers: Designed to Bounce Off the Court

Basketball Sneakers: Designed to Bounce Off the Court

I enrolled myself into footwear design because I had my kicks with the sports, sportswear, and the sports footwear well since seventh grade. I used to be a quarterback in my high school team at my University campus. Loved Nikes. For me, it wasn’t just shoes. It was Nikes because of the innovation and the…

Shoes of the Week: Nike Air

Shoes of the Week: Nike Air

Why Basketball department was where you wanted to work at Nike? It was an inspired decision. As I finished my football “career” at the high school, and during the time I started working at Nike I spent a lot of time with former basketball players… Also, there are only two kinds of sports shoes that…

Basketball department was where you wanted to work at Nike

Basketball department was where you wanted to work at Nike

I enrolled myself into footwear design because I had my kicks with the sports, sportswear, and the sports footwear well since seventh grade. I used to be a quarterback in my high school team at my University campus. Loved Nikes. For me, it wasn’t just shoes. It was Nikes because of the innovation and the…

Good old days’ style of the 50s

Good old days’ style of the 50s

A little reminder to our customers: lately he was appointed as a new designer to our sports footwear company. With our company’s founders being 3rd generation Sicilians, living in Brooklyn, we couldn’t be more delighted with the country of our newest designer’s origins. Yes, you guessed, our new footwear designer Alberto Perrelli is an Italian American!…

Are there specific sports shoes designers

Are there specific sports  shoes designers

It was something I desired. I saw that all my friends had it and I was also into drawing so I put together – design, art, and shoes. It wasn’t until I went to college (Rhode Island School of Design) that I forgot about it… All because I didn’t think it would ever happen. But…

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Why Basketball department was where you wanted to work at Nike? It was an inspired decision. As I finished my football “career” at the high school, and during the time I started working at Nike I spent a lot of time with former basketball players… Also, there are only two kinds of sports shoes that…

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Hello, Alberto! Please introduce yourself to our readers. My name is Alberto Perrelli. During the last 10 years, I have been overseeing all the footwear that came out at Nike’s Basketball department. Also, I’ve been working on Kevin Durant’s signature sneakers, since the very beginning. It’s been really fun. It’s been a dream coming true for…