PUMA‘s lightweight, contemporary take on the original Disc Blaze is set to return for Fall 2013 in a bevy of brand new colorways. The likes of predominately tonal black and white colorways incorporate subtle “Green Sheen” and “Cherry Tomato” accents, respectively, while additional colorways include “Blackberry Cordial,” a “Limestone” edition with orange accents, and a “Bluegrass” edition with bold hits of teal atop a white base.
Belgian fashion lable Maison Martin Margiela's latest take on their replica German army trainer features a highly textured and reflective treatment. The upper has been done in a python-like leather, with a reflective coating.t
Fullerton’s Beatnic, the creator of this dope camouflage suede Reebok Classic Leather 30th Anniversary edition. The blaze orange sockliner on these happens to be both appropriate to the hunting theme and a reflection of the vast Valencia groves in BTNC’s backyard, and the light gum sole finishes off the look with a beautiful translucency.
The Doernbecher Charity X Nike 10th anniversary celebration continues with a re-release of the Air Force 1 Low designed by Colin Couch. Originally released back in 2008, the unique Air Force 1 Low designed by Colin Couch features a full leather build with laser etched overlays along the toe and heel area. Volt accents add a nice touch to Colin's Air Force 1 Low over the collar lining and midsole stitching, while a translucent outsole sits below.
Colin Couch's DB Air Force 1 Low is set to hit select Nike retail stores such as 21 Mercer this Saturday, August 3rd.
Carmelo Anthony's Jordan Melo M9 signature shoe arrives in another brand new colorway. Perhaps inspired by Melo's Maryland roots, this Melo M9 sports a black and red gradient faded upper with carbon fiber paneling. Metallic Gold fills Melo's logo on the tongue, trim along the heel pull-tab and rear Jumpman branding. University Gold takes care of the laces and outsole to finish off the look.
ASICS brings the GT-II back again with another great looking colorway in navy, red and white. The classic Gel-cushioned runner receives a navy blue suede and mesh upper with accents in red, white and grey for a timeless color combination.
The already popular Nike Stefan Janoski franchise received a new sneaker silhouette for Spring 2014 – the Nike Stefan Janoski Max. The new sneaker features a fully breathable upper constructed almost entirely from mesh. The speckled outer sole is actually the same that is featured on the new Eric Koston 2 Max, a mix of a Free sole and a Nike Air Max 1 outer sole. Look out for a series of colorways of the sneaker come early next year.
Nike have just dropped another tidy tonal Dunk Sky Hi for the ladies. Elevated by a hidden internal wedge, this raised rendition of the Dunk features a rough woven textile through the upper contrasted by a flat grey leather Swoosh, spliced with a white midsole resting aboard a juicy gum outsole.
The Diamond VVS 2 releases today as a revamped version of one of Supply Co.’s originals. Visible changes from the first edition include an eyelet panel that doesn’t extend all the way to the midsole and stops at the toe box, and a new tongue design. Featuring a nappa suede and genuine leather upper with Diamond Blue accent colors, this low top also has a vulcanized outsole for times of skating need. Previewed in black/white and maroon/white colorways, these Diamonds have the versatility to transition from the skate park right to the night life.
Nike unveiled its latest hybrid creation in which the American shoemaker took its iconic LDV silhouette from 1978 and placed it atop its critically acclaimed Lunarlon sole to create the hybrid Lunar LDV Trail Low. Adorned in the neutral shade along with Atomic Red and black accents and complete with a retro-inspired nylon tongue, the above casual trainer is currently available through atmos for ¥12,600 JPY (approximately $128 USD).
Air Jordan 1 ’89 reaches back into the original Jordan IV colorways for couple more upcoming releases. First up for August is the "White Cement" edition, an answer to the beloved OG style that instantly sold out in its retro release last spring. Following those come September is a "Bred" makeup that takes off on one of Black Friday 2012′s signature releases.
Lucky owners of the Air Jordan 1 High XQ got more than just an awesome colorway with Nike Air on the tongue. They also received quite a few goodies that included the Air Jordan 1 Retro Card, a Tech sheet, and a huge poster displaying an illustration of the shoe.