Take Five with Diana Karen
Athlete and Sneaker Collector
Where are you from?
Los Angeles, CA
What’s one thing most people don’t know about you?
I’ve never had a PBJ sandwich in my life (random one lol). But my age, everyone always thinks I’m in my early/mid 20s. I’m 30.
What’s your go-to sneaker?
Air Max 90s
When styling yourself, what comes first? Shoes or outfit?
Shoes! cuz that sets the mood all the way!
What’s one sneaker that is on your wishlist right now?
Vashtie Jordan 2s
How would you define a sneakerhead?
Someone who has a passion for sneakers and the sneaker culture.
What’s the last book you read?
The Ultimate Sneaker Book
How would you define yourself in three words?
Most Social AntiSocial Tomboy
How has your hometown influenced your style/taste in sneakers?
Sneakers and streetwear have always been a big part of LA. LA is so big yet so small so you get influenced by the city and the people.
If you had to create a hashtag for your life, what would it be?
#OneWayOrAnother – always gotta find a way to do/get what I want