Girls Got Kicks

is the first ever photo documentary of badass females, told from a unique angle: their passion for sneakers. 

Written by the founder of, Lori Lobenstine, and illustrated with powerful portraits by Amanda Lopez.




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GGK Launches in Detroit March 6th

Girls Got Kicks' official launch in Detroit will be a packed event complete with the Michigan Raw Beat Battle and a special performance of the Born in Flames Tour. It will also include a multi-media presentation of Girls Got Kicks, so don't miss it!

Many thanks to sneaker aficianado and artist-about-town, Piper Carter, for helping make this exciting event happen!


Girls Got Kicks Book Tour Dates

Girls Got Kicks is still deadstock, but we're about to break it out the box big time! Forget worrying about creases, these bad boys are heading around the world...


September 15th, Goliath, NYC

September 18th, Bodega, Boston



October 16th, Air Traffic Control, Miami Beach, with music by Djane

October 19th, Heart, Sacramento

October 20th, Dark Side Initiative, San Francisco, with DJ Katrina B

October 29th, Unite Footwear, Northampton


November 4, Akin, Chicago

November 5, Fifth Element, Minneapolis

 November 11, Sole Control, Philadelphia

November 12, Washington DC, Palace 5ive

Los Angeles, TBA

Other possible cities include Detroit, The Hague, Toronto and more...

If you would like to add your city to this list, please contact us.


Girls Got Kicks Begins its Book Tour in NYC


Arguably the birthplace of sneaker culture, New York City is certainly home to the most sneaker fiends represented in Girls Got Kicks! From the photobooth and double dutch at the classic FSF barbecue, to the largest FSF street team in the world, to sneaker-inspired artists including Claw, Vashtie, Toofly, Married to the Mob, Fetti, Pinkeye, JenOne, and more...

Come get your book signed, meet the author and photographer, chill to A$'s good music, and check out the latest at Goliath, New York's only female-owned sneaker boutique!