Friday, June 28, 2013

Release Reminder: Air Jordan VIII “Playoffs”*~

Air Jordan VIII
Black/True Red-White

Release Reminder: Nike Air Foamposite One “Sport Royal”*~

Nike Air Foamposite One
Sport Royal/Game Royal-Wolf Grey

Quickstrike: Custom Nike Bespoke*~

Air Jordan "Fear Pack" - New Images*~

Here's a first look at the upcoming Air Jordan "Fear Pack", compliments of rapper Fat Joe's Instagram account. Within the pack are three new looks for the Air Jordan 3, 4, and 5 Retros. The AJ3 and AJ4 share similar grey-based colorways with accents in black, while the AJ4 gets the added addition of red accents. The Air Jordan 5 Retro takes on a different look in olive green and includes a speckled olive-to-black fading midsole with red speckles on the "teeth".

Reebok Twilight Zone Pump Red/White/Blue*~

Released just in time for the 4th of July is Reebok’s Classic Twilight Zone Pump in a red, white and blue colorway. As one of the most iconic basketball shoes of all time, the Twilight Zone Pump has since made its way off the courts and has become a staple of street culture.

Custom Kicks: Air Jordan 5 "Noah's Ark"*~

Disney X Vans Vault Classics Collection*~

Vans Vault officially debuts their capsule collection with Disney for the OG Authentic LX and OG Sk8-Hi LX featuring a few of our favorite Disney characters. Within the collection are Donald Duck, Mickey Mouse and Winnie the Pooh adorned across "OG" versions of the Authentic LX and Sk8-Hi LX, each built to the specifications of their original releases. Vault by Vans reissues these character prints that were originally designed with Disney in the early 1980s. Discontinued for decades, these prints re-emerge for Fall 2013. The OG Authentic LX colorways are available in toddler and adult sizing for Vans and Disney enthusiasts of all ages to enjoy.

Nike SB Dunk Low Pro "Blackout"*~

A stealthy black-on-black look hits the Nike SB Dunk Low Pro. This all-black Dunk features a full suede upper and an all-black midsole and outsole. Even the extra laces are black. Pick up this blacked-out Dunk Low Pro now from authorized Nike SB retailers.

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Event Reminder: Sneaker-Con Miami June 29th*~

Bank United Center
University Of Miami
1245 Dauer Drive
Miami, Fl 33146

Rick Owens X adidas Collabo*~

Rick Owens is famous for his high-end luxury footwear designs. He recently took his talents to the three stripes to create a set of luxurious sneakers. This pack includes six men styles and 4 for the women. Here is a first look at one of his designs. The sneaker has a minimalistic approach mixed with futuristic aesthetics. The collection will be available beginning December with prices ranging from 400/500 euros.

Sneaker Pimps Takeover Hawaii June 28*~

Sneaker Pimps will soon take their talents to the Aloha State. The next Sneaker Pimps event will be held in Honolulu, Hawaii. The event will feature prizes and giveaways, along with special performances from Dead Prez.

So if you happen to be in the area on June 28, be sure to stop on by to enjoy great music and dope sneakers.

The Republik
1349 Kapiolani BLVD
#30 Honolulu, Hawaii 96814
18+ 6pm-2am

Nike Air Max Camo Collection*~

Nike Sporstwear pays tribute to the countries and cultures that have made the Air Max line an international icon. Within the pack are updated Hyperfuse versions of the Air Max 1, Air Max BW, Air Max 90, Air 180, Air Max 95 and Air Max 97, all decked out in camo patterns from Italy, France, Germany, the United Kingdom and Japan. The Nike Air Max Camo Collection will launch with the release of the France Air Max 1 and Air Max BW, as well as the Italy Air Max 90 and Air Max 97, exclusively at select retailers in Berlin on July 3.

Nike Basketball & Kevin Durant #SUMMERISSERIOUS*~

adidas Originals T-ZX Runner AMR*~

In 1984, adidas launched the ZX Collection of running shoes. Each model was designed to accommodate a variety of running styles. AMR was introduced over during 2013 NBA All-Star Weekend with the help of Wale in the form of the "Trophy Hunter" TS Lite AMR. Combining the outsole tooling of the traditional ZX 700 with the new AMR technology, the T-ZX Runner is a lifestyle sneaker with both adidas heritage and modern innovation.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Nike SB Dunk Low "Firecracker Pack"*~

Nike SB Dunk Low "Firecracker Pack" are Premium level drops which means luxurious suede uppers, though a definitive separation in limited numbers as with last year’s Levi’s QS/Hyperstrike duo is not clear. Check out the red and black colorways in more images after the jump, then look for these in-store only at your favorite local Nike SB retailer.

Custom Kicks: Nike LeBron 9 “Leopracheebra”*~

Keep Your Sneakers Clean with NeverWet*~

Nike Air Max 1 SP – Multi Color*~

Seen here is the Nike Air Max 1 SP featuring a multi color print on the uppers, volt accents and a two tone midsole displaying White and Pink. For fans of wild colorways or looking to make a good impression with their sneakers this summer.

Disney X Vans Vault OG Sk8-Hi LX "Donald"*~

Vans Vault delivered one of its more unexpected collaborations this week, releasing a new capsule with its Southern California neighbors at Disney. The capsule includes the "Donald" OG Sk8-Hi LX, pictured below, a special colorway of the iconic Vans silhouette featuring Donald Duck graphics across its upper.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Solebox X Reebok OmniZone Pump Butter Grey/Reflective Silver*~

Berlin-based sneaker boutique Solebox has unveiled its third collaborative Reebok OmniZone Pump. You may remember that the last two OmniZones that Solebox worked on featured lighting elements that gave the shoes a unique look. This time around the shoe OmniZone boasts a glow-in-the-dark outsole, TPU lace stays that change color when exposed to sunlight and a reflective silver tongue. The grey upper is crafted from premium nubuck and pairs nicely with the glow-in-the-dark sole.

Balmain Black Velcro Tabs Leather High-Top Sneaker*~

French fashion house Balmain has released a new set of sneakers for nights on the town, the Leather High-Top Sneakers. Taking cues from popular high-top models of the past, Balmain has translated the traditional silhouette to fit in around the runway as well as they do on the concrete catwalks of the city. Despite velcro straps that ensure custom fit, the sneakers retain a relatively slim profile, pairing well with raw denim or other darker bottoms.

New Balance Elite Edition "Propaganda Pack"*~

New Balance introduces the "Propaganda Pack", containing bold editions of the MT580 and 999. Seemingly inspired by bold Soviet propaganda artwork, these two takes on classic New Balance silhouettes feature black, red and white colorways in Elite Edition constructions of premium suede and mesh. Each shoe also comes with a "Propaganda" poster featuring the coinciding model.

Bape Lizard Sk8 Sta Collection*~

With a mix of subtle and more traditionally colorful uppers included, A Bathing Ape has five new colorways of their Sk8 Sta model now hitting Bape locations. Releasing on the online Bape store and at flagship stores soon, each pair of the skate-inspired silhouette features a lizard skin upper and will run you $261.