Archive | Footwear

Justin Timberlake’s Air Jordan 3 Gets the Shoe Surgeon Treatment

If you’re following the hype around JT’s AJ3s, here’s another chance to get your hands on the Super Bowl spotlight runners. Dominic Chambrone, aka the Shoe Surgeon, reworks the Tinker Hatfield silhouette providing interchangeable velcro Swoosh logos in white, red, and elephant print. The Timberlake AJ3s carry a white leather upper with hits of grey/black print […]

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Solefly Reimagines 2002’s Air Jordan 17 Low “Lightning”

After months of teasers, Miami’s Solefly finally unveils its limited-edition Air Jordan 17 Low. The collaborative design consists of a lustrous yellow, black and silver colorway; not to be confused with Michael Jordan’s All-Star Game-worn “Lightning” version when he was with the Wizards in 2002 (see below). When it comes to construction details, the basketball shoe is outfitted with a […]

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Nike’s Air Span II Receives “Laser Orange” & “Hyper Royal” Colorways

Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight’s perennial Nike Air Span II silhouette continues to receive updated colorways for 2018. Hot on the heels of the “Volt”-accented iteration are two new makeups consisting of “Laser Orange” and “Hyper Royal” tones. The former rendition sees the retro runner outfitted with the bright Sunny D orange hue on the […]

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A Closer Look at Converse’s ROKIT Capsule

After taking part in Converse’s series of L.A.-themed collaborations — which also included Babylon and RSVP Gallery — ROKIT has now given a closer look at its joint capsule. The collection spans both footwear and apparel with the Fastbreak and Chuck Taylor 70 silhouettes being released alongside a basketball tank, hoodie and embroidered piece. Both the Chuck Taylor ’70 and Fastbreak come in […]

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Vans Treats Four Iconic Models to an Updated Checkerboard Print

The Checkerboard print has become one of Vans’ most signature design motifs since appearing on the Classic Slip-On in the ’70s. Now, Vans is reviving the heritage pattern with a refreshed design that will debut on four iconic silhouettes. The new Vans Checkerboard collection includes the Authentic, Slip-On, Sk8-Hi and Old Skool silhouettes. All of […]

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Kevin Garnett Named New AND1 Creative Director & Global Brand Ambassador

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, AND1 recently announced a new partnership with Kevin Garnett. The partnership will see Garnett, one of the brand’s biggest endorsers, become AND1’s new Creative Director, Global Brand Ambassador and Strategist. Additionally, the sportswear label will be launching a footwear, apparel and accessories capsule collection designed by Garnett. Despite his retirement, […]

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The Nike LeBron 15 Goes “Metallic Pink” & Gold for All-Star Weekend

LeBron James’ latest signature sneaker has already seen an array of different makes and colorways, from the vibrant “HWC” iteration to a floral-embroidered team up with KITH, the LeBron 15 will now see a “Metallic Pink” and Gold makeover for next week’s All-Star Weekend. Adorn in “Rust Pink” Battleknit fabrication alongside “Metallic Gold” and black […]

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Marvel & New Balance Release ‘Black Panther’-Inspired 574 Sport & 990v4

Building on its Black Panther releases, Marvel recently teamed up with Jimmy Jazz and New Balance on two special edition footwear models. Inspired by the Black Panther’s Vibranium suit, the New Balance 574 Sport and 990v4 found in the capsule collection replicates the dynamic lines and tones found on the hero’s battle garb. Utilizing rugged leather and knit materials, the mixed construction […]

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adidas Officially Reveals the Harden Vol. 2

adidas Hoops is moving on to the next chapter in James Harden’s signature sneaker line with the adidas Harden Vol.2. The elusive lefty has already established himself as an unguardable scorer in addition to being an efficient passer. adidas matches the growth of his game with the incorporation of FORGEFIBER, a process which uses TPU-coated yarn […]

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