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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Undefeated x Nike Air Max 97 "White"

UNDFTD has yet another Air Max 97 collaboration coming in September, with DJ Khaled of all people leaking the first image of the Italy-inspired shoe to the masses. We’ve got an exclusive detailed look at these UNDFTD x Air Max 97 here, detailing the red and green racing tracks, the UNDEFEATED branding, and the all-white leather/mesh upper. While a release date has yet to be confirmed by the sneaker boutique powerhouse or the brand, we can be sure to expect them in September.

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adidas Yeezy BOOST 350 V2 Beluga 2.0

adidas Originals will be releasing another “Beluga” version with the debut of the adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Beluga 2.0 this October 2017. This release comes dressed in a Grey, Bold Orange, and Dark Grey color scheme. Following several preview photos, we now have some detailed looks of the adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 Beluga 2.0. Featuring a Primeknit woven upper that replaces the Bold Orange side stripe and uses it on the “SPLY 350” branding for a more tonal look throughout the upper. It also uses Orange on the stitching of the back heel tab. Look for the adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 “Beluga 2.0” to release this October 2017 at select adidas Originals retailers.

Release Date: Air Jordan 6 Retro "Wheat"

Built in a workoot style, this upcoming Air Jordan 6 comes dressed in a mix of Golden Harvest and Sail making them perfect for the Fall season. Designed for the upcoming season, this Air Jordan 6 is built with an all-over premium suede upper. Other details include a neoprene tongue, perforated detailing throughout along with matching colored laces. Adding for a nice contrast is the Sail accents displayed on the Jumpman logo, midsole and translucent outsole. Look for the Air Jordan 6 “Wheat” to release on November 22nd at select Jordan Brand retailers and Nike.com.

adidas Originals Munchen Oktoberfest Beer Proof Sneaker

adidas Originals is celebrating this year’s Oktoberfest in style by bringing back their classic lifestyle model, the adidas Munchen, but with a twist. Seeing as how much beer will be flowing and (over)flowing with frequent clinging of mugs during cheers, adidas Originals has made the Munchen beer and water resistant as to not mess up your brand new pair of kicks. The Munchen Oktoberfest edition is inspired by Bavarian leather pants for a premium finish while a durable DPBR coating ensures that you’ll have a difficult time getting this Oktoberfest-insprired option dirty. Check out more detailed shots after the jump.

Nike Lil Posite Pro "NERF"

One of Kevin Durant‘s most famous colorways is returning, but not on one of his signature shoes. The Nike KD 4 NERF was the perfect release when it dropped all the way back in 2011 because it paired the then kid-like Kevin Durant’s love of basketball with the kid-staple of miniature NERF basketball hoops. Now the Nike Lil Posite Pro will get an overhaul in a similar motif featuring an aggressive colorway of Racer Blue, Total Crimson, and Green Strike. Initially thought to release mid-September, the pair has been pushed up to release this Friday, September 1st. Check out more official images after the jump.

J.Crew x New Balance 997 Camo Exclusive

J.Crew and New Balance have joined forces again to present a special drop. Its 997 model has been chosen by the duo as the canvas of collaborative expression and will don a “Camo” inspired color scheme throughout. Its upper is dominated by suede olive coloring and is contrasted by white on its midsole and inner lining. The main attraction of this launch is the collaborative box. Fittingly so, its “Camo” theme makes its way onto the packaging as a forest camouflage pattern covers its box withe a co-branded J.Crew x New Balance stripe in orange to give it a finishing pop. Retailing for $210 USD, the J.Crew x New Balance 997 “Camo” is currently available in-store and is also up for grabs on J.Crew’s official website.

ONLY NY x NYC Parks & Rec x PRO-Keds Hi

Streetwear brand ONLY NY partners with legacy footwear brand PRO-Keds and the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation for the second year in a row in a limited edition sneaker release. The collaboration comes as an act of embracing PRO-Keds’ prolific legacy and the sneaker’s rich history with New York street hoop. The NYC Parks Basketball Royal Hi keeps the original aesthetic of the shoe’s silhouette while elevating its classic style with a premium Wolverine suede upper lined with 6oz canvas. The heel features “N.Y.C. Basketball” stamp design printed along with the iconic Parks Department logo. Tri-branding is displayed on the tongue and molded footbed and comes in a cream and parks green colorway. The NYC Parks Basketball Royal Hi will be available via ONLY NY’s online and flagship store August 31st, with proceeds going towards the City of New York.

Big Baller Brand Shares First Facebook Show Trailer for "Ball in the Family"

The Ball Family is back at it as they’ve recently announced a new show dubbed Ball in the Family. Previewed via Big Baller Brand‘s Twitter account, the forthcoming series will capture not only the basketball life of the family but personal experiences as well as the family’s unique business methods. Within the teaser we’re presented an inside look at Lonzo Ball‘s love life plus how LaVar Ball juggles being a father alongside the Big Baller Brand business. Besides starring the obvious trio of basketball brothers and entertaining father, we’re also introduced to other important family members and friends as well. Take a look at the preview for "Ball in the Family" below.

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adidas Crazy 8 ADV "Core White" Snakeskin

adidas is stepping out of its comfort zone for a “Core White” Snakeskin iteration of the Crazy 8 ADV. A unique rework of the original Crazy 8 design, the new “Snakeskin” version of the shoe features the material that inspired its namesake, suede paneling and a blend of various off-white colors; faint streaks of black are strewn across scaly textile panels, and a sharply-shaped, curved sole dominates the bottom portion. When it comes to components that steal attention and capture gazes, snakeskin on shoes is definitely one striking way to turn heads. If Kobe was still in the league, you bet the Black Mamba would strap these on and dominate the competition. You can take a look at the new adidas Crazy 8 ADV “Core White” Snakeskin above while the sneaker itself can be purchased at select retailers.

Karhu "Outdoor" Pack 2017

Finnish footwear imprint Kahru, has launched its “Outdoor” pack. Featuring the Synchron Classic and Fusion 2.0 models, the pack’s designs upgrade heritage models with premium materials such as pigskin suede and nylon mesh across three styles inspired by the Karhunkierros Trail (aka the “Bear’s Trail”), a storied path in Finland that attracts hikers and nature enthusiasts from around the world. There are two fall-appropriate colorways of the Synchron classic and one Fusion 2.0 model that features distinctive nylon rope laces. The Karhu “Outdoor” pack will launch on September 2nd at select retailers and online at Karhu’s web store.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Air Jordan 1 High OG "Wheat"

“Wheat” season is almost here once again in the sneaker world, and just when you thought the trend might be dying, the Timberland boot inspired aesthetic appears to be coming back stronger than ever. That’s thanks to Jordan Brand, who is dropping multiple new tan nubuck colorways this fall, including on the Air Jordan 6 and Air Jordan 1. The latter is the one we’re here to take another look at today, because a release date is finally in: November 25th.On par with most previous “Wheat” sneakers from Nike and other brands, the iconic Air Jordan 1 High is presented in its “OG” form for the tan nubuck rendition, characterized by original Nike Air branding and a true high-top cut. Get another preview after the jump.

Air Jordan 1 High Flyknit "Royal"

We’ve seen most of the original colorways of the iconic Jordan 1 retro in recent years including this summer’s premium take on the Jordan 1 Royal featuring tumbled leather accents instead of the smoother rendition seen on 2013’s edition. If you weren’t a fan of the updated shape and material used on this year’s Royal 1s, then you might not be a fan of the experimentation seen on the upcoming Jordan 1 Flyknit given the woven materials mixing with a luxurious leather tooling that’s more expensive than the actual retros at $200 USD. Today we get word that the Air Jordan 1 Flyknit Royal will release at retailers on October 7th. Check out the best look yet at the coming classic colorway after the jump.

Custom Yeezys Raise Money for Hurricane Harvey Relief

This past weekend, Hurricane Harvey hit the state of Texas causing massive flooding, leading to numerous deaths, and leaving many residents without food or shelter. In the wake of the tragic event, people around the country are doing their part to aid in the relief effort of affected families in the city of Houston and beyond. Using sneakers to raise money to to support those in need, Kickasso Kustoms has created a special 1-of-1 pair of the adidas Yeezy 350 Boost V2. The custom uses a "Cream White" pair of Yeezys as the base, which are covered with custom artwork of the Texas state flag. These will be raffled off with all of the proceeds being donated to the J.J. Watt Foundation. Those interested in entering this raffle for a good cause can purchase a sticker to enter here for $20 via Kickasso's website. Spots are limited to 500.

Karl Lagerfeld Puts His Face on Vans Collaboration

Vans' next sneaker partnership will aim high, teaming up with German fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld. The creative director for Chanel and Fendi will have his way with the Vans Slip-On, seen above, as well as laceless versions of the Sk8-Hi and Old Skool, according to Vogue. The Slip-On pair reworks Vans' iconic checkerboard pattern to incorporate Lagerfeld's silhouette in black and white. Anyone who feels compelled to wear a pair of sneakers bearing the likeness of this vampiric fashion man will be happy to know that the Karl Lagerfeld x Vans pack releases on Sept. 7th. Per Vogue, the sneakers and apparel will be available through Karl Lagerfeld stores and Vans from $30 to $400.

Karl Lagerfeld's Vans Collaboration: See Every Piece

Calling all checkerboard sneaker fanatics-this collaboration is not to be missed.

ASICS Gel-Respector "Taos Taupe"

Preparing for the fall season, ASICS Tiger releases their newest ASICS Gel Respector with an all-over Tan motif that’s officially dubbed, “Taos Taupe". This release features a Tan hue constructed with a premium suede upper including the laces and tongue. Other details include embroidered ASICS branding in Black across the heel, along with a unique distressed finish for a vintage look. You can now find the ASICS Gel Respector Taos Taupe available at select ASICS Tiger retailers.

Jordan Brand Officially Unveils The Air Jordan 32

Jordan Brand officially unveils the Air Jordan 32, a brand new sneaker that draws design inspiration from the Air Jordan II and blends it with the best basketball-specific innovations that the brand has to offer. The upper features a new Flyknit upper with high-tenacity yarns that offers flexibility like never before and a hidden lace harness that provides lockdown “under the hood”, while the actual design of the Flyknit material has been engineered to mimic the toe-box of the Air Jordan II. Paired with the engineered Flyknit is a molded snakeskin leather and molded suede panel with a detail at the achilles that resonates the sporty and aggressive vibe of a Ferrari supercar.

Nike Kobe A.D. Mid "Rise"

After making its debut with the five-shoe "Mamba Mentality" pack, it looks like another new colorway of the mid-cut Kobe A.D. is making its way to retailers in the near future. Dubbed the "Rise" colorway, this pair is presumably connected to Nike's Asian basketball promo tour of the same name. This colorway features a speckled obsidian upper, yellow to orange gradient midsole, and translucent outsole. The standout feature of this particular pair is its stitched white and blue double swoosh, which creates a 3D effect. The Kobe A.D. Mid "Rise" is scheduled to release Sept. 2nd for $150, as confirmed by Foot Locker's release date calendar.

Fear of God Military Sneaker “Infrared”

This past July, Fear of God helm Jerry Lorenzo took the wraps off the imprint’s most-recent Fifth Collection. Slowly but surely, pieces from the line have started to roll out at international retailers. One hot item from the range is the beloved Military Sneaker in a striking “Infrared” color scheme. The high-top shoe is predominantly adorned in a bright red hue coupled with tonal black accents. To top it all off, the silhouette is fitted with a crisp white sole for an overall, balanced look. Peep various angles of the pair, after the jump.

Kevin Durant Disses Under Armour, Sends Stocks Crashing

During an interview on Monday night with Bill Simmons for his The Ringer podcast, NBA star and Nike pitchman Kevin Durant was not one to hold back about his affinity for his brand, and his dislike of teammate Stephen Curry‘s brand, Under Armour. Durant’s diss during the interview also caused Under Armour’s shares to tumble 2.8 percent on Tuesday to close at $15.34 USD. In the podcast, Durant was offering his opinion on why the University of Maryland, which is sponsored by Under Armour, does not recruit better high school athletes. Durant, who played college basketball at Texas, a Nike school, has become one of Nike’s top players in basketball. Check out the entire podcast interview after the jump.

Air Jordan 11 Low IE "Fire Red"

Originally seen as a sample worn by Michael Jordan during the 1996 NBA season, Jordan Brand recently announced that the previously unreleased “Fire Red” Air Jordan 11 Low IE will soon be hitting the shelves. The alternate Jordan 11 colorway features an upper constructed of premium white tumbled leather, which is accented by matching mesh netting and bright tonal red safari print overlays. While contrasting black lining, a pure white midsole and translucent red outsole round up the design of the shoe. Retailing at $170 USD, the “Fire Red” Air Jordan 11 Low IE is set to release online and at select Jordan Brand retailers.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Nike KD 10 "Red Velvet"

After shaking and baking on the court on the way to the 2017 NBA Championship and Finals MVP honors, Kevin Durant certainly isn’t too worried about any of his critics who called him a “cupcake” for leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder. That seems to be a point no-so-subtly hinted at for the next Nike KD 10 in a “Red Velvet” colorway, complete with actual cupcakes for the Nike promo shot.The tasty colorway meant to match KD’s velvety-smooth game was previewed earlier this month in kid’s sizing, but now we can confirm that it will also be dropping in men’s sizing. The sweet colorway features a mix of University Red and black for the Flyknit upper with a speckled Pure Platinum sole.The “Red Velvet” KD 10 drops September 1st at select Nike Basketball retailers, Nike SNKRS, and Nike.com.

Air Jordan 32 "Rosso Corsa"

This week should be a big one for the Air Jordan 32 that will see more info and story-telling around Michael Jordan's landmark 32nd signature model revealed. Ahead of that, another leak has surfaced, this one coming in a red-based colorway with hints of black. This Air Jordan style has been labeled the "Rosso Corsa" by some, a name borrowed from the shade of red used by Italian racing cars. The Air Jordan 32 is inspired by the Air Jordan 2, a sneaker originally produced in Italy, so a Euro connection would make sense. Also of note on this Air Jordan 32 is the launch button graphic on the insole. The Air Jordan 32 "Rosso Corsa" colorway is rumored to release on Sept. 29th.

adidas Ultra Boost Clima 2018

The adidas Ultra Boost is almost ready to release in its fourth edition, the Ultra Boost 4.0, and we’re already getting a look at another upcoming iteration on the horizon for 2018. The most popular running shoe on Earth takes some inspiration from the classic ClimaCool, for this ultra breathable new edition constructed in a looser Primeknit weave with larger holes and the cage switching from TPU to the same airy textile material.Dubbed the adidas Ultra Boost Clima, this is the most extreme makeover we’ve seen for the model since the Uncaged version released. Preview the Ultra Boost Clima in three colorways of triple black (with just a touch of white in the toe), grey/teal, and triple white, and expect the model to release April 13th, 2018.

Nike WMNS SF-AF1 Mid "Orange Quartz"

The Nike SF-AF1 Mid gets one of its most eye-catching looks yet, and this one’s just for the ladies. The new women’s colorways sticks with the on-trend pink sneaker trend, featured in an "Orange Quartz" shade, that’s definitely looking more pink than orange, across the leather and ballistic nylon upper contrasted with a grey sole below. The pink SF-AF1 Mid is arriving now at select Nike Sportswear retailers now.

Converse Explores Youth Culture With Miley Cyrus & Maisie Williams in ‘Public Access’ Series


Converse is set to unveil a new video series that reflects a mixtape of youth culture with Public Access. Debuting via Twitter Live on Tuesday, September 5 at 6 p.m. EST, the show’s first two episodes will feature Miley Cyrus and MaisieConverse is set to unveil a new video series that reflects a mixtape of youth culture with Public Access. Debuting via Twitter Live on Tuesday, September 5 at 6 p.m. EST, the show’s first two episodes will feature Miley Cyrus and Maisie Williams, as it aims to be an open forum of public access tv of days past, and provide a platform and space for today’s youth to be themselves and give free reign to their own self-expression. Williams, as it aims to be an open forum of public access tv of days past, and provide a platform and space for today’s youth to be themselves and give free reign to their own self-expression.

Nike Kicks off the NFL Season With ‘Who You With?’ Campaign


The 2017-2018 NFL season starts on Thursday, September 7, 2017, and to hype up the kickoff, Nike releases a new campaign titled, “Who You With?” Believing that every jersey tells a story, the video emphasizes that the jersey is not just part of a uniform, but a marker of cultural significance to a city. It’s a statement of who and what you represent. In short, Nike wants fans to speak up and share on “Who You With.”

PUMA Crushed Jewel Pack

PUMA has officially unveiled their latest PUMA Crushed Jewel Pack, featuring a jewel detailed toe that is sure to make a statement. PUMA has transformed its classic PUMA Suede Platform into next level bling, by adding allover suede for a completely sleek style. Whether you’re looking to sport a chic all-black look in the PUMA Black pair or finish off summer brightly in the Marshmallow pair, PUMA has you covered. The pack features Metallic foil logos that highlight the shoe’s vibrant gems. The pairs take inspiration from PUMA’s recent Gold toe pack, with complementary suede uppers and an updated high-end gem material on the toe. A seamless addition to your fall and winter wardrobe. Look for the PUMA Crushed Jewel Pack to release on September 1st at select PUMA retailers and PUMA.com.

First Look: Nike Air Max 97 OG Retro "Atlantic Blue"

Just when you thought the 20th anniversary celebration for the Nike Air Max 97 couldn’t get any bigger, we all got word that two rarely seen OG colorways in navy and royal were making a comeback. Three months after that news broke, we’re finally getting a good look at the 2017 retro of the anticipated “Royal” version, featuring an Atlantic Blue upper with silver and Voltage Yellow accents. Expect them to hit select Nike Sportswear retailers and Nike.com soon.

Nike PG 1 "USA"

There’s no Olympics or any other international basketball tournaments happening this year, but that isn’t stopping Nike Basketball from dropping a patriotic edition of the PG 1. Paul George’s first signature model gets coated in a red, white, and blue colorway to rep the greatest basketball nation on Earth, featuring a navy mesh upper with red forefoot straps, silver accents, and a white speckled midsole. The "USA" PG 1 drops September 16th at select Nike Basketball retailers and Nike.com.

Jordan Brand Unveils Uniforms for Michigan Football's Season-Opener

Jordan Brand will make its presence felt beyond the game of basketball once more when the University of Michigan football team dons an all-maize Jordan Brand uniform for the squad's season opener against the University of Florida on Saturday. The uniforms are part of the University of Michigan Bicentennial celebration and the college's 150-year anniversary of its iconic color scheme. This is the second year that the Michigan football team will wear Jordan Brand uniforms featuring the Jumpman logo. On the sneaker side, Jordan will release a Michigan-flavored pair of its Jordan Trainer 2 on Aug. 30th.

adidas Ultra Boost ATR

adidas is transforming the Ultra Boost again, this time with a mid silhouette that the brand is positioning as a more rugged take on the runner. The Adidas Ultra Boost ATR is intended for all terrains, and based on these photos seems reasonably suitable for harsh conditions like leaf-laden ground and metal grates. The silhouette differs the most from standard Ultra Boosts in its height, which offers a higher cut with a sock-like knit collar. The adidas Ultra Boost ATR will release on Aug. 30th, as confirmed by adidas Originals on Twitter on Monday.

UNDEFEATED Fukuoka Opens With an Exclusive T-Shirt Capsule

Streetwear mainstay UNDEFEATED has opened its seventh store in Japan this past weekend. The fledgling establishment is located in the heart of Fukuoka City, a bustling metropolis known for its ancient temples, lovely beaches, and contemporary shopping outlets. To commemorate the opening, the label has created a limited-edition capsule of T-shirts spanning, black, gold, and white color options. Each shirt features the imprint’s iconic “Five Strikes” logo alongside Japanese lettering that spells “Fukuoka.” Peep the capsule above and head over to UNDEFEATED Japan’s official blog page to learn more.

Jordan Spiz’ike Retro “Gym Red”

Jordan Brand has brought back the Jordan Spiz’ike in its OG black/red/green colorway as well as a new navy/white rendition. The latest color scheme to join the pack is a fresh “Gym Red” edition, which features a red and white leather upper, black collar lining and lace eyelet detailing, a crisp white midsole and an understated “Wolf Grey” outsole. Replacing the signature elephant print at the toe bumper and heel counter is a textured white material, while the rest of the hybrid sneaker’s design blueprint is kept true to the original. The Jordan Spiz’ike “Gym Red” is set to release sometime this fall for a retail price of $175 USD at select Jordan Brand retailers and Nike’s online shop.

Converse CONS x Chocolate Skateboards Collection

Converse continues its partnership with skater Kenny Anderson with a Chocolate Skateboards x Converse CONS collection. Pieces include a One Star and two Chuck Taylor All Star high tops, all with an upper made of 100% recycled poly cotton. Footwear also features CONS traction rubber for increased grip and durability, a rubber overlay and Lunarlon sockliner for comfort. Footwear will retail for $80 USD with apparel ranging from $30-$100 USD and the collection will launch on September 1st at Converse retail stores, select retailers and on converse.com.

Monday, August 28, 2017

Counterfeit Culture "Seoul" Documentary #FAKEisNotFLY

In recent years, Korea has emerged as one of the world’s fastest-growing fashion markets. The country is obsessed with fashion, and produces scores of talented designers, many of whom are now breaking out onto the global stage. Beneath the surface, though, there’s an insane market for counterfeit streetwear, and there’s places in Seoul, Korea’s capital, that are openly selling convincing knockoffs of hyped brands like Raf Simons, Off-White, Balenciaga and Fear of God. Check out the video below.

Pharrell and Stan Smith Host "Don't Be Quiet Please" Event in Harlem, NY

This past Saturday Pharrell Williams, adidas, and Stan Smith hosted a special event at the Frederick Johnson Community Court in Harlem, NYC to launch the “Don’t Be Quiet Please” campaign. The initiative invites the local community to let their voices be heard by delivering personal messages to inspire change through love. Pharrell shared the following manifesto at the event:“Every tennis match starts with the same two words: ‘Quiet Please’. But change can be noisy and our love can transform anything. Outside the court we will let our voices be heard as loud as we can. If you see the potential for good, speak up. Together, we can change the game for the better.”Along with the “Don’t Be Quiet Please” campaign, Pharrell and adidas announced a partnership with HORIZONS, a non-profit organization aiming to establish tennis scholarships for children.

Floyd Mayweather Knocks Out Conor McGregor in Custom adidas Boots

Perhaps not the fight of the century, but the spectacle of the century took place in Las Vegas earlier tonight when Floyd "Money" Mayweather put his undefeated record on the line against MMA crossover star "The Notorious" Conor McGregor. Also surprising was Mayweather's choice of footwear, for the past several years of his career, he's boxed exclusively in Reebok boots. For the McGregor fight, he stepped in the ring wearing a pair of gold and black custom Adidas bearing his name and a fringe collar. It doesn't appear that any official business with adidas is being done, just another good look for a brand with all of the momentum right now.

Air Jordan 5 Retro "Camo"

This summer’s Air Jordan 5 wave have all taken inspiration from the retro flight jackets featured in the late 80s and early 90s Jordan catalogs. The outlier here has to be this upcoming Air Jordan 5 “Camo” due out September 2nd for $190 USD. For those of you who missed out on the Supreme x Air Jordan 5 “Desert Camo” collaboration from 2015, this pair doesn’t quite have the same camouflage appearance, but it’s as close as you’ll get with a general release option. The Jordan 5 Desert Camo comes equipped with a simple Dark Stucco suede upper paired with camouflage accents on the tongue and heel. A vibrant University Red contrasts on the Mustang fighter jet-inspired midsole shark teeth, lining, and branding. You can find your pair from Nike.com and select nike retailers

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Release Info: Nike Kyrie 3 Bruce Lee Mamba Mentality

The Nike Kyrie 3 “Mamba Mentality” will release via Nike SNKRS on September 15th featuring an overarching theme of wisdom and philosophical similarities that connect Kobe, Kyrie, and Bruce Lee. The pair references the time that Kyrie laced up the Kobe 5 Bruce Lee when he was 17 and playing in the Nike Extravaganza in California. Since then, Kobe has become a personal mentor for Irving and this is referenced through the sleek yellow and black Kyrie 3 colorway, red slash marks in homage to Bruce Lee, and a brand new "Kyrobe" logo that combines both Kyrie and Kobe’s signature Nike logos on the tongue. Nike even brings back the pattern from the Kyrie 3 Samurai to reference Kyrie’s big game-winning shot over Klay Thompson from last year’s Christmas Day game. Check out more official shots of the Nike Kyrie 3 Bruce Lee aka "Mamba Mentality" colorway after the jump.

Meek Mill Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex


While PUMA has released plenty of collaborative sneakers with Philly rapper Meek Mill since signing him in 2012, the brand has been quiet on projects with him in 2017. The reason for that is revealed in the latest episode of Sneaker Shopping, in which Meek confirms that the deal is done. "We don't really get down with it no more like that," he says. "We done moved on." The rapper goes on to say that while he was in his Puma deal, he didn't restrict himself to wearing Puma sneakers. That famously manifested in a hilarious Instagram photo from Nicki Minaj in which she blurred out Meek's Air Jordans, presumably to keep him from getting in trouble with PUMA. Check out the full interview above.

adidas Yeezy Boost Wave Runner 700

Following the debut of the adidas Yeezy Wave Runner 700 early August, today we take a look at an upcoming colorway of Kanye West’s newest Yeezy Runner. This adidas Yeezy Boost Wave Runner 700 comes dressed in a Tan and Grey color scheme. Featuring neutral colors throughout the upper, with Black overlays, Green mesh collar atop its signature thick midsole. No word on a release date just yet, but check out the first set of photos after the jump.

Air Jordan 13 Retro "Love & Respect"

Jordan Brand is set to debut an all-new Air Jordan 13, the Air Jordan 13 “Love & Respect” during the 2017 holiday season. This release reflects on the “Love” and “Respect” Michael Jordan has for the game. It's to dressed in a White and Black color scheme. Highlighted with 3M reflective letters of the words “Love” and “Respect” scattered on the medial side and heel with a White upper atop a Black midsole. It’ll also come with matching printed wrapping paper. Look for the Air Jordan 13 “Love & Respect” to release later this holiday season at select Jordan Brand retailers. Check out more detailed photos after the jump.

Sneakerness x ASICS Gel Lyte V "Passeport"

Inspired by the European passport, Sneakerness has teamed up with ASICS Tiger to release an extremely limited ASICS Gel Lyte V. Completely dressed in a Burgundy suede upper with Gold detailing to mimic the UK’s passport sitting atop a White midsole and Gum rubber outsole. Other details include “Sneakerness” printed on the laces, stamped graphic insoles that comes housed in a themed wooden box. Limited to only 100 pairs, look for the Sneakerness x ASICS Gel Lyte V Passport to release on September 9th and 10th via Sneakerness Paris.

First Look: Air Jordan 1 "Los Primeros"

A subject of constant reinvention, the Air Jordan 1 undergoes yet another transformation for this upcoming release. @ZSneakerheadz drops off the first look at the "Los Primeros" (or "The First") Air Jordan 1 Retro High. The shoe features a graphic-printed black upper, but it's the colorful illustrations along the tongue, toebox and insoles that will grab your attention. Notation on the heel indicates that this make-up is the work of Brazilian artist Thales Fernando, also known as POMB. Check out more detailed photos after the jump.

John Mayer Designed 'Pickle Rick' Nike Air Max 90s

Fresh off his unique "Spirit Level" release, John Mayer is sharing another one of his NIKEiD Air Max 90 creations. This time, Mayer draws inspiration from Rick and Morty, particularly the Pickle Rick episode that recently had social media buzzing. The green-based runner features a complementary palette of grey, red, volt, blue and white. This time, Mayer didn't wait until options were pulled from NIKED to share his concept, so he probably isn't planning another release. If you're a fan of the design, you can order "Pickle Ricks" now for $130 at nike.com.

adidas Ultra Boost 4.0 White "G.I.T.D."

In need of a fresh approach to its all-white Ultra Boost releases, Adidas added a glow-in-the-dark cage to the fourth generation version of the runner. The Ultra Boost 4.0 is previewed here sporting its new Primeknit pattern and standard full-length Boost cushioning setup. In addition to the cage, the translucent outsole glows in the dark. There's no confirmed release date for this pair yet, but it's expected to drop during the first quarter of 2018. We'll keep you posted when more is known.

There's an Entire Fake Yeezy Store in China?!?!

There are reportedly plans for adidas to open official Yeezy stores, but Chinese counterfeiters have already beaten the brand to the punch. Spotted by Hypebeast, a full knockoff Yeezy establishment has opened its doors in Wenzhou. Filling the shelves is a wide array of fake Adidas Yeezy Boost product, including colorways that haven't released. The shop didn't even bother switching up its name a bit, like New Balance knockoff neighbor New Bunren. Kids #FAKEisNotFLY.

C.C. Sabathia's Custom Air Jordans Celebrate 'Game of Thrones' Finale

As his New York Yankees cruised their way to an important victory over the Seattle Mariners earlier today, pitcher C.C. Sabathia had one question on his mind: How in the hell do you defeat a blue-eyed zombie dragon? Though it was an off day for Sabathia, he took to Instagram to show off another pair of custom cleats for MLB's Players Weekend. This time he used his preferred model, the Air Jordan 11, to celebrate tonight's highly anticipated Game of Thrones season finale. According to Mache Customs, the overlay print represents the texture of stone. 'The Dragon and the Wolf' concludes Season 7, Last night on HBO.

BBC Exclusive: Pharrell x adidas NMD Hu "Cotton Candy"

This November 11th marks the next wave of adidas NMD styles from Pharrell’s globally conscious Human Race collection. Of the wildly colorful and perhaps garish styles comes this subdued take that blends super-soft greys, pinks, and blues for a “Cotton Candy” colorway that is clearly one of the best of the entire set. According to The Yeezy Mafia, this particular November 11th release is exclusive to BBC chapter stores, which suggests that the “Cotton Candy” NMD iteration is the rarest of all of Pharrell’s NMD Trail shoes. Check out more detailed photos after the jump.

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A$AP Ferg x adidas Skateboarding Collaboration

A$AP Ferg launched his first adidas collaboration back in November 2015. Since then, his career has blown up even more thanks to his second album Always Strive And Prosper and he’s become a mainstay in the hip-hop world for his unique artistic sensibilities and his fashion forward mentality. Now Ferg and adidas Skateboarding are back to working together for a mysterious collaboration due out September 1st. The three stripe’s skating imprint released the following teaser video to get everyone ready with inspirations from the mismatched style and creative direction of Harlem kids. Stay tuned for more updates here.

Friday, August 25, 2017

SoleFly x Air Jordan 3 "Lotto" Golf Cleats

Miami’s own SoleFly is literally part of the Jordan Brand family given that Michael Jordan and owner Carlos Prieto are brothers-in-law. What’s resulted from the partnership has been an awesome array of collaborations ranging from the SoleFly Air Jordan 3 “Lotto” to a premium Air Jordan 16.None of those compare to the look that SoleFly just gave everyone on Instagram though, as an alternate Jordan 3 Lotto showcased a bold flamingo logo stitched onto the tongue and what appears to be iridescent panels instead of the traditional elephant print found on the actual friends and family pair. SoleFly even showcased an Air Jordan 3 Golf “Lotto” edition to further the envy on this Thursday afternoon. Check out full snapshots of the rare samples below.

Virgil Abloh Wants You To Customize Your Chuck Taylors for His Off-White Store

Virgil Abloh’s OFF-WHITE x Nike “The Ten” Collection is scheduled to start releasing in September. On Twitter, Virgil announced a “PSA” that includes his Converse Chuck Taylor collaboration from the anticipated collection. He’s looking for you to “DIY” your own pair of Chuck Taylors and share them using the hash tag #OFFCAMPUSCHUCKS. The winners will have their custom Chucks displayed in New York City for September’s Nike “Off Campus” event. The OFF-WHITE Converse Chuck Taylor “Revealing” along with the rest of the collection will be available for pre-release at select NikeLab locations beginning in September with a wider release set for November.

Karl Lagerfeld x Vans Collaboration

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Jerry Lorenzo and his Fear of God imprint won’t be the only notable fashion tour de force collaborating with classic skate company Vans. Streetwear and classic skate style continue to seep into the fashion world beyond Supreme, Palace, oversized Thrasher t-shirts, and vintage denim. Chanel’s creative director Karl Lagerfeld will team up with Vans on a new footwear and apparel collection according to InStyle revolving around six new interpretations of classic Vans silhouettes. This is rumored to include the classic checkerboard version of the Vans Slip-On and more, each available September 7th. Stay tuned.

Travis Scott's Air Jordan Collaboration Popped Up at a Thrift Store

Thus far, Travis Scott's surprising "Cactus Jack" Jordan Trunner LX collaboration has only landed in the hands of friends, family and a handful of lucky recipients on his tour stops. The exception is Instagram user Mo aka @mws8, who says he located his pair at a thrift store. Mo found the pair at Beacon's Closet, a highly regarded New York City buy-sell-trade spot. Perhaps even more shocking is the price tag, just $55 for a pair that would likely fetch four figures if he decided to part with them. The "Cactus Jack" Trunner LX first surfaced in July. No plans for a retail launch have been announced, but it may be worth stopping by your local thrift spot for a possible come up.