With all eyes on Brazil, Nike has released the Brazil pack featuring two separate designs each inspired by the country’s biggest cities. Outfitted in a textured jacquard, each pack will include three distinct styles. The colorful Rio pack features bright and natural colors that recall the wildlife found in the city by the sea, and includes the Lunar Force 1 Mid, Air Max 97, and Zoom Tiempo Mid 94 silhouettes. Inspired by Sao Paulo’s cobblestone sidewalks, the monochromatic grey and white design also arrives on the Lunar Force 1 Mid and Tiempo Mid 94, as well as the Zoom Blazer Hi. Continue reading
Reebok links with German retailer SNIPES to rework the athletic giant’s famed Classic Leather silhouette. An arresting color palette of red, blue, yellow and beige is featured along the upper, sole and laces, while the sneaker comes outfitted in a supple suede construction. Look for the premium sneaker beginning July 5 at select SNIPES locations and online. Continue reading
Nike presents the LeBron 11 EXT in a new limited edition premium version, boldly entitled “Kings Crown.” Featuring a full black nubuck upper with embossed details, metallic Armorposite overlays and an icy outer sole certainly make this basketball shoe stand out of the crowd and bring it right into the fashion arena. Look out for a release of the Nike LeBron 11 EXT QS “Kings Crown” soon at select retailers. Continue reading
Perfect for the summer ahead, Nike has released the Air Tech Challenge Hybrid in a new chilling red colorway. The sneaker is celebrating a strong comeback this season and has been seen in numerous tournament-specific colorways already. These tonal chilling red and black ones look fantastic, especially with the contrasting outer sole, as well as the signature Air Tech Challenge details on the side panels and tongue tag. Priced at $130 USD, you can get them now from Packer Shoes.
Following their luxuriously inclined Air Jordan 4 “Don” Custom, Dank Customs presents the “Red Don.” Taking cues from both Kanye West’s collaboration with Louis Vuitton and the recently released Red October, the sneaker customizer’s latest effort douses the one-of-a-kind basketball shoe in red with intricate details taking the form of the French fashion house’s iconic monogram. While the all-red sneaker looks fantastic overall, perhaps most impressive is the seamless blend between materials like plastic, leather and suede.
The Nike Air Foamposite One returns in a simple and clean black and white version. In contrast to the clean upper, the sneaker features a checkerboard pattern on the translucent outer sole. The Nike Air Foamposite One “Black White” will see a release on June 28, priced at $230. Continue reading
In honor of upcoming Independence Day, J.Crew has decided to celebrate it their own special way by teaming up with two classic American brands, New Balance and Ebbets Field Flannels. Inspired by the proud history of American craftsmanship, the New Balance 998 was designed in New York City and made in Skowhegan, Maine featuring a patriotic red, white and blue colorway and ABZORB sole. An extremely limited number of J.Crew x New Balance 998 Independence Day sneakers will be released at 10 a.m. local time on June 14 at the Liquor Store New York, The Grove in Los Angeles, and On Lan in Hong Kong, with the first 20 customers each receiving an exclusive Ebbets Field Flannels cap. The sneakers will be available on general release from the J.Crew webstore June 18. Continue reading
The World Cup-themed releases keep coming with this hefty footwear and apparel pack from Jordan Brand. Both the Jordan VI and CP.VIII have been given Brazilian-inspired colorways of black, green and gold, with staple Jordan cement and speckle prints utilized on heel and sole panels. The CP3.VIII has been given a stitchless upper comprised of Nike’s dynamic Flywire technology designed for quick play on the court, while the VI will no doubt go down a storm amongst fans of the brand’s Retro models. Both sneakers come in a joint pack and will not be available for purchase separately.
Versace joins the high-end sneaker game once again with these black leather high-top sneakers and raise the stakes while they’re at it. The ultra-luxe pair feature an upper crafted from black buffed premium leather, with tonal croc-embossed trims at the sides and toe wrap. In true Versace style the shoes are dripping in gold hardware. With a gold-tone side-zip, eyelets, woven chain detail at the velcro straps, metal accent plaque at the sole and not forgetting the one and only applique Medusa head at the tongue – in 3D no less. The sneakers are finished off with a black and white sole and tonal stitching throughout. All made in Italy. You can purchase these decadent creps now from SSENSE. Continue reading