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Could the “Raptors” Colorway of the Nike Kobe AD NXT Be Dedicated to DeMar DeRozan

During his 8 years with the Toronto Raptors, DeMar DeRozan has made himself an important asset to the team, as one of the most talented scorers they’ve seen. Though not official, it wouldn’t be a surprise if he was the inspiration behind Nike’s latest “Raptors” colorway of the Kobe AD NXT since the “Compton” colorway […]

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Could the “Raptors” Colorway of the Nike Kobe AD NXT Be Dedicated to DeMar DeRozan

During his 8 years with the Toronto Raptors, DeMar DeRozan has made himself an important asset to the team, as one of the most talented scorers they’ve seen. Though not official, it wouldn’t be a surprise if he was the inspiration behind Nike’s latest “Raptors” colorway of the Kobe AD NXT since the “Compton” colorway […]

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Jerry Lorenzo Breaks Down His Footwear Collection in WAV’s ‘The Sneaker Connoisseurs’ Show

Music app. WAV has created a new series highlighting fashion influencers who are sneaker aficionados. The show, ‘The Sneaker Connoisseurs’ includes Jimmy Gorecki and talent manager Marc De Jesus as hosts. Within the first episode, Gorecki and De Jesus catch up with Fear of God founder Jerry Lorenzo. The Fear of God head honcho discusses how he shows […]

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miadidas Adds Additional Multicolor Options for the UltraBOOST, Available Now

While adidas plans to release a multicolor edition of its popular UltraBOOST sneaker on July 15, those interested in customizing their own pair of UltraBOOSTs can now do so via miadidas. Nearly three months after adding the UltraBOOST sneaker on the miadidas site, the three stripes brand has updated its customizable colorways, adding the “rainbow” […]

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ASICS Gives the GEL-Lyte V a Premium Makeover

ASICS continues to rejuvenate previously-released items. Following the monochromatic “Marizipan” makeover of the GEL-Mai, ASICS gives the iconic GEL-Lyte V a premium rework. Eschewing past designs for more luxury materials, ASICS deliver another sneaker for the discerning consumer looking for an everyday, high-end product. Like many modern luxe makeovers, this new GEL-Lyte V features only […]

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Nike Is Working on a Second Iteration of the Auto-Lacing HyperAdapt

Last September, Nike unveiled its innovative HyperAdapt 1.0 silhouette, and decided to charge consumers a whopping $720 USD. The brand’s first self-lacing sneaker saw a limited release last year in three different colorways, and now Nike is introducing version 2.0. During an earnings call for Nike’s fourth fiscal quarter, the company discussed “delivering new forms […]

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Vetements Teases a First Look at Its 2018 Spring/Summer Footwear Collection

Not long ago, Demna and Guram Gvasalia unveiled their Vetements 2018 spring/summer “NOSHOW” on the streets of Zürich, Switzerland. The invasive presentation showcased a slew of street-cast models of all ages donning the eclectic assemblage that features collaborative pieces with Reebok, Tommy Hilfiger, Umbro, as well as the shipping company, DHL. This time around, the […]

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ASICS Gives the GEL-Mai a Monochromatic “Marzipan” Makeover

Back from the ’90s, the ASICS GEL-Mai makes another return in a special “Marzipan” colorway. The asymmetrically-laced model comes back sporting a monochromatic aesthetic showcasing various shades of tan. Its thick midsole hosts fuzeGEL technology to ensure premium cushioning during active or casual wear. Subtle branding is found on the heel of each lateral side thanks […]

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The Thomas Campbell x Nike SB Zoom Stefan Janoski Also Gets A Colorfully-Patchworked Direction

Thomas Campbell’s collaborative Nike SB Dunk High will soon be getting a partner in crime. The iconic Stefan Janoski model will join the fold sporting the same graphics found in the aforementioned Dunk option. For the new kicks, the toe and heel underlay cream coloring on its suede material while resting atop of a white midsole […]

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sacai & Hender Scheme Connect on a Luxurious Footwear Capsule for 2017 Summer

As fans anxiously await the release date of sacai and fragment design’s collaborative Converse Chuck Taylor All Star, sacai’s Chitose Abe has ushered in a new collaboration with Hender Scheme. The longtime cohorts have teamed up on a limited-edition footwear capsule that is comprised of custom-made oxfords and boots wrapped in jacquard black. Both silhouettes […]

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Nike Coats the Sock Dart SE in a Crisp “Sail” & “Cobblestone” Colorway

Not long ago, Nike equipped the most-popular Sock Dart SE silhouette in a breathable knit upper construction. Accompanying the announcement is a series of new colorways of the newly revamped runner spanning gray, white and orange hues. Now, the Swoosh has offered fans a better look at the “Sail/Cobblestone” iteration. The pared-back rendition exudes elegance […]

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