Tuesday, April 30, 2013

SN'EADS by REE: Stacks*~

Future Releases: Air Jordan Retro 5 - "Fire Red"*~

Seen here in detail, the upcoming release features a white leather upper with black and Fire Red accents. A blue-tinted translucent outsole wraps up the look below. The "Fire Red" Retro 5 will be released Saturday, August 31 for $160.
Air Jordan Retro 5
White/Fire Red-Black

Complex: 25 Sneaker Innovations We're Thankful For*~

A countless amount of technologies have been used in sneaker construction throughout the years, some better than others. Complex runs down the Top 25 in an all-new feature. Did all of your favorite tech elements make the cut? Find out the Top 25 Sneaker Innovations

Sample Kicks: Air Jordan Retro 9 - Black/Mesa Orange-Dark Grey*~

Tagged for Holiday '12, this pair features a black nubuck upper with dark grey working the mudguard overlay, tongue, inner lining and laces. Mesa Orange provides subtle pop on the tongue and Jumpman branding, globe border and '23' embroidery on the heel. Below sits a grey midsole and mostly white rubber outsole. As of now, this unreleased colorway will probably stay that way. You can add the sample to your collection by bidding on jordunk23's eBay auction.

Monday, April 29, 2013

Call Of Sole Con: Glow In The Dark Edition Recap*~

NYLON X NikeID Limited Edition Dunk Options*~

NYLON Magazine and Nike have come together again for a special project. This time around, the two reached out to nine influencers around the globe to tell their personal stories on pairs of Nike Dunks through NIKEiD customizations. These influences hale from Paris, London, LA, Japan, and New York. There are numerous color variations coming from all 36 NIKEiD studios for this special iD release. Starting now, you can design your NYLON x NIKEiD Dunks with limited edition options over at NIKEiD. The Dunk Highs cost $150, while the Dunk Lows are $140.

Release Reminder: Air Jordan 5 Retro "Grape"*~

Air Jordan 5 Retro
White/New Emerald-Grape Ice-Black

Nike WMNS Roshe Run "Geometric" - Black / Black / Metallic Silver*~

The Nike WMNS Roshe Run "Geometric," first previewed earlier this month, will soon release at select Nike Sportswear accounts. This unique Roshe offering features a geometric tile upper dressed in all black, complimented by metallic silver accents on the tongue and heel pulls.


A Bathing Ape‘s Superstar-inspired SKULL STA is back this summer in a 1ST CAMO CANVAS iteration. The retro-styled sneaker features the classic rubber shell toe and the white STA logo on the side. The canvas upper features the brand’s 1ST CAMO and is available in light and dark variations.

adidas Originals Superstar “Clear Vivid Red”*~

The classic adidas Originals Superstar model will make it back this spring/summer with a new look. This Superstar shown here sports a tonal vivid red leather upper. It’s then finished off with an icy translucent mid/outsole.

mita Sneakers X Onitsuka Tiger Fabre “Panda”*~

The latest collabo between mita Sneakers and Onitsuka draws inspiration from an endangered animal. Dubbed "Panda", this Tiger Fabre model is inspired by two famous giant pandas at Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo named Ri Ri and Shin Shin.

Friday, April 26, 2013

Custom Kicks: Nike Total Air Foamposite Max "49'ers"*~

Big S/O 2 My Girl Fetti D'Biasi*~ She most definitely got HEAT!!! Don't be a stranger to her site. Make sure to follow the Fairy #EffortlesslyFlyApproved

Jay-Z Signs First Female Athlete in WNBA: Skylar Diggins*~

Roc Nation Sports, Jay-Z's recently formed sports division of his Roc Nation entertainment company, has just signed Skylar Diggins. The current WNBA rookie and former NCAA basketball star was recently selected with the number 3 overall pick in the 2013 draft. This is the first female athlete and first WNBA athlete that Roc Nation has signed.

Custom Kicks: Nike Zoom Revis "Mag"*~

The Evolution of the Under Armour Running Shoe*~

In only four years, Under Armour has made enormous strides in the running shoe category. Their latest Spine technology is one of many options to optimize the running experience. Take a look at Under Armour’s rapid growth in running as Sneaker Report tracks the evolution of the brand’s running sneakers.

Reebok Answer I Returns Next Month*~

The shoe that started all for Allen Iverson and his signature Answer line by Reebok is on its way back to retailers in original form. Laced up by Iverson during his second season in the NBA with the Philadelphia 76ers, the return of the Answer I will kick off with the original Black/Gold colorway. Coming as the first of several retro releases by Reebok, the iconic Answer I is expected to hit later this year in a number of both old and new color schemes.

adidas Consortium adi-color 30th Anniversary Pack*~

The three stripes brand will continue on with another adicolor collection that will be part of the 30th Anniversary Pack. These three colorways shown here is draped in a pastel-like color combinations to complement the spring/summertime weather.

Nike LeBron 10 EXT “Black Denim”*~

The Nike LeBron 10 lineup started its premium lineup with the “Corks” and we can expect more dope colorways to follow including a few denim versions. Spotted a few weeks ago, new images of the Black denim colorway has once again surfaced.

adidas, Wall, Lillard, Holiday & A$AP Rocky: #QuickAintFair*~

Reebok Twilight Zone Pump “Knicks”*~

Reebok Classics will pay homage to one of the most iconic basketball franchises today by releasing a new colorway for their classic 90′s basketball model. This Twilight Pump features a Knicks-inspired colorway of white, orange, and blue throughout the upper.

Foot Patrol X Saucony Shadow 6000 “Only in Soho” Preview*~

Sneak Peek: Inside Joe Haden's Sneaker Closet*~

Thursday, April 25, 2013

Air Jordan "Bel-Air" Pack - Holiday 2013*~

In honor of the Fresh Prince’s dedication to the Jumpman, JB is planning a Holiday drop for a "Bel-Air" pack that will consist of the latest installment in the CP3 line, the Air Jordan XX8, and the Air Jordan 5. The AJ5 was one of Will’s favorite silhouettes and he rocked them often, so suffice it to say we expect big things. No confirmed design details but envision a 90′s themed multi-color print to be part of the final detailing.

Nike Pro Training: Meet Jon "Bones" Jones*~

Stussy Deluxe X Converse CX-Pro Ox*~

Frequent collaborators Stussy Deluxe and Converse team up once again on a special CX-Pro Ox pack, releasing next week at Stussy flagship stores. Arriving in navy and camouflage options, the Stussy Deluxe x Converse CX-Pro Ox features a simple and straightforward build with Stussy brandng on the heel and sockliner.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Reebok GL 6000 Red Attack/Navy*~

Reebok Classics will reach into their retro vault to bring back the iconic GL 6000 model. This GL 6000 features premium Red Attack suede and Navy mesh materials that is perfect for the spring/summer weather.

Future Releases: Air Jordan 5 "Black Grape"*~

Air Jordan V "Black Grape"
Black/New Emerald-Grape Ice-Black

Air Jordan Retro 1 '93 - June Colorways*~

First up is the black-based "Playoff" colorway inspired by the Air Jordan VIII Michael Jordan wore en route to his third NBA Championship. The second pair would be an all-new look for the VIII, adding green, black, grey and red accents to a perforated white leather base.