Posts Tagged ‘Kicks’

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Nike Air Huarache Run Collection


The Air Huarache is without any doubt celebrating a strong comeback these days, one might even say that it is catching mainstream appeal for the first time ever. As part of the Air Huarache Run Collection the sneaker comes in a university red/black colorway and a black/university red colorway. Both priced at $110, the sneakers are expected to release on September 20 at select retailers and Nike.com.

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Saucony Shadow 6000 “Running Man”


A celebrated running classic, the Saucony Shadow 6000 has seen in its adaptations in recent time. The latest of such comes in the form of the “Running Man” pack. Consisting of two colorways — red and navy — the sneaker features a mixed fabricated upper, where suede panels overlay a mesh base, while silver Saucony branding at the vamp provides bold accents. Sitting atop a white rubber midsole and black outsole, the Saucony Shadow 6000 “Running Man” is now available now from RISE at $100 USD.

Friday, September 5th, 2014

Nike Air Max 95 “Triple Black”


Conceptualized 18 years ago and becoming one of the most recognized silhouettes in the footwear industry, Nike has now released a premium iteration of its classic Air Max 95 model. The sneaker’s upper is constructed with suede and leather panels, which then sits upon a visible air sole unit. As the name suggests, the entire shoe features tonal blacks but embroidered branding and 3M reflective detailing brings some contrast to finish it off. The Nike Air Max 95 is now available to purchase at select Nike stockists including Sneaker Politics for $160 USD.

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Air Jordan 1 Retro ’99 “Last Shot”


The “Last Shot” pays tribute to the iconic original with a plush, predominately black combination leather upper and updated details that celebrate an all-time hoops superstar. Contrasting red accents at the Jumpman logo, tongue, heel and sole stitching give the shoe some color, while hits of grey further subdue the pair. As always, an Air-Sole heel unit delivers the same soft, lightweight cushioning that made the shoe famous. The Air Jordan 1 Retro ’99 “Last Shot” will be available at select retailers beginning September 10.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Nike Presents “Genealogy of Innovation” Commercial


A new commercial from Nike sees the sportswear and lifestyle brand track its footwear history over the last 43 years. Entitled “Genealogy of Innovation”, the spot looks at seven key game-changing eras – Genesis, Reformation, Golden Years, Enlightenment, Renaissance, Transformation, and Revolution – showcasing the most important shoes from each. The advert was directed and produced by Shoreditch-based studio Golden Wolf.

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

BLACK COMME des GARCONS x Nike Blazer High Premium


Japanese streetwear label, BLACK COMME des GARCON got the chance to give their take on the popular Nike Blazer High silhouette. CDG decided to deck the entire classic model out with black premium suede on the upper with black outsole, midsoles, and laces. To finish the custom look, the shoes are branded with the letters “CDG” on the upper heel.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

Air Jordan 1 Mid Nouveau | Wolf Grey/White


Constructed from a premium grey leather upper, the shoe features perforated accents across the toe box and side panels for enhanced breathability, and contrast stitching throughout. The upper sits nicely atop a crisp white rubber cupsole which includes an encapsulated Air-Sole unit in the heel for lightweight cushioning, with an icy blue outsole adding the finishing touch to the overall clean design. The Air Jordan 1 Mid Nouveau “Wolf Grey/White” is now available at Sneaker Politics for $135 USD.

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Every Sneaker Release You Need to Know About for This Week


Straight from Complex here are all the sneakers being released this week. Adidas drops a Shanghai-themed shoe, and Kith has finally set a release date for their collaboration with Puma for Dover Street Market.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Air Jordan 3 Retro GS Black/Mint Green-Cement Grey


Arguably one of the most celebrated silhouettes of all time, the Air Jordan 3 Retro will soon be releasing in a new colorway just for the kids. Here, the classic shoe features a black nubuck base spruced up with elephant print around the toe and heel, and a bright streak of mint across the midsole and around the collar. No word yet on a release date but expect these to reach Jordan Brand accounts soon in GS sizes.

Monday, July 21st, 2014

HUGE Eastbay Air Jordan Restock Happening Tomorrow!


Eastbay is restocking a seemingly endless amount of Air Jordans. The drop is set to take place at 8:00 a.m. sharp tomorrow morning. As you probably guessed, people with larger feet are going to have the most options to choose from, but there does appear to be a few exceptions.