Clothes of the Eighties, British Knights
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Sex: male
Type of clothing: high-top sneakers
When it was popular: 1987-88
Description: The cool boys in my school wore black and white high top BK's.
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dat nugga vizorn - July 29, 2007 - Report this comment
British Knights are the best sneakers ever invented. In millions of years to come, future generations will consider the 1980s the best decade ever - based on the fact that British Knights footwear was worn by 98% of hip hop and techno artists.
Jennifer - September 05, 2007 - Report this comment
I never owned a pair (unfortunately), but I used to think they were cool because they were always one of the complimentary prizes on, like, Double Dare.
taylor - December 19, 2007 - Report this comment
shooooot BK's are the best shoe ever i have had two pairs found them at a local Ross store for like 15 bucks a couple years ago and wish i woulda bought up all of them well tahts it. peace
pfcraynor - December 21, 2007 - Report this comment
i used to have the ratch tech i had the snakeskin, elephant skin wish i still had them pfcraynor21@yahoo.com
mistapipsta - December 30, 2007 - Report this comment
Yo! I had the black and white ones with the black/gold snake skin!!
YoMamaDontDance - January 14, 2008 - Report this comment
British Knights were dope. The new German company is producing wack skate shoe variants which should be avoided at all costs. The O.G. BK's from the late 80s are the shiznit yo!
havok2208 - February 02, 2008 - Report this comment
although BK nights were great shoes they were not of the build quality you might think. I climbed a tree and the whole leather top ripped off but I still love them for remanicing about the past.
Eddie Jay - February 09, 2008 - Report this comment
I got British Knights like 5 years ago, love em still, and Im definatly not into hip hop, they just look cool.
Dominic - April 14, 2008 - Report this comment
I loved Bks so much that I Bronzed my daughters first pair when she was a baby back in the 80s. I still have them on my book shelf I only wish I had bought a couple extra pairs to last me until I was 80!
AnYCE - July 06, 2008 - Report this comment
I HAD THE BKS IN LIKE 88 OR 89, BACK THEN FRSHMAN DAY WAS SERIOUS IN NYC SCHOOLS, I ALMOST GOT ROBBED FOR MINEBUT I HAD THEM LACED SO TIGHT THEY WOULDNT COME OFF. MY S#ITS WAS HOT!! JAMEL INGRAM, YOU A BITC# a$$ nIGG&.
Jenny - September 25, 2008 - Report this comment
I totally remember these! Wasn't MC Hammer in the commercial?
Monica - December 30, 2008 - Report this comment
Most of these came out in like 1990- 1992, very few of these were in style in the 1980s. Well except for Vans Off The Wall and Vuarnets. They were totally popular from 1982 until around 1986. I was a teen from 1981 until 1987. Boy do I remember all of the 80s!
Cherryl - January 04, 2009 - Report this comment
Hey, I had the pink and white ones! I chose BKs over K Swiss! LOL!
hippie dippie - February 03, 2009 - Report this comment
OMG, I had forgotten about those. I had to buy each of the kids a pair before school started. 3 pairs at one time was a killer! But they all took care of their shoes. Too bad they didn't take care of anything else.
none of yours - March 09, 2009 - Report this comment
Crips like 2 wear Britich Knights cuz the BK styands 4 'Blood Killers'
myself - March 25, 2009 - Report this comment
I wish i had BK's
GravediggaNigg - April 23, 2009 - Report this comment
BKs are back in attack baby! Theyre making them again and theyre as hella dope as ever! If you werent wearing BKs in the late 80s, you werent sh*t son! Now... gotta get me some SPX and TRAVEL FOX too!
blueyedevil - June 04, 2009 - Report this comment
I had the greatest pair of BKs. There were white hi-tops with black lace on the side panels. I freakin' loved those sneakers!
NoDiggity - September 14, 2009 - Report this comment
British Knights are hella dope. So too are SPX and Troop. Word to yo' momma.
musicman7679 - November 25, 2009 - Report this comment
Back in the 80's, me and cousin had the baddest bk casual shoes (not sneakers) in n.y.. We had different colors black, gray, dark blue & CHARCOAL Gray. I WISH THOSE SHOES WERE BACK OUT AGAIN THEY WERE COMFORTABLE AND FRESH
joeheadstomp - December 11, 2009 - Report this comment
man i loved my bks!! i went to catholic school in Queens, NY. since we wore uniforms i use to rock the BK shoes. if i remember correct they were slip ons and they had a diamond shape stitching on the toes wit soft rubber soles!! man i would love to rock them again. as well as my Lee jeans with the mad crazy crease down the legs, my chams debaron shirt, le tigre windbreaker and my sheepskin jacket. ohhh the 80"S soo funky fresh!!! lol lol
Bk All Day - January 21, 2010 - Report this comment
I Bought a bks over the internet during the holidays there are the most awesome outdated thing that i own
Jan Griffiths - February 21, 2010 - Report this comment
I had a pair of hightops that were blue, black, and white. I wore those for nearly 3 years before they fell apart. I miss them.
Zee - February 27, 2010 - Report this comment
Will they ever make that brand BK again. I had a pair and they were grear
Ace Thunder - March 13, 2010 - Report this comment
Get off on the right foot. Get off in BK's!
Dan Whitaker - March 16, 2010 - Report this comment
britishknights.com now has all their retro designs half off. Get leather BKs for under $40. Not bad actually.
Laura - March 26, 2010 - Report this comment
My brother was in love with these! When he grew out of them, I would start wearing them!!!
Tings Like Dat - April 09, 2010 - Report this comment
BKs are the illest!
Wes - June 30, 2010 - Report this comment
in the 1980, mid 80,s brittish knigts had a casual leather shoe out cam in multilple colors wtih swead or cloth runing down the sides. i look on line for this shoe it seems they dont makeem any more . how can i get some ?
Kev - January 17, 2011 - Report this comment
Just seen these bad boys on ebay. they are the sickest sneaks i've seen in a long time jut wish i had the funds to buy them! (Item number: 260723177223)
jessica clark - December 03, 2011 - Report this comment
i also had the pink and white ones.....some beeotch stole them from the pool
HipHopHindsite - December 12, 2011 - Report this comment
Check out HipHopHindsite/bigcartel.com We have British Knights in stock right now...
Amanda - January 22, 2012 - Report this comment
It's sad, but all I remember when I think of BK's is how many kids were attacked for their shoes when they wore them

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