Posts Tagged ‘Kicks’

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.

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Nike Air Max 1 | White/University Red


Nike unveil a summer-ready colorway of the iconic Air Max 1 sneaker. A white and light grey upper plays host to a bold red Swoosh, sat atop a crisp white Air Max sole unit, with red eyelets added for an extra pop of color. Nothing revolutionary here, just one of the greatest sneakers of all time outfitted in a winning combination of white and red.

Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Air Jordan 3 ‘Wolf Grey’


Soon you will be blessed with yet another strong Air Jordan 3 Retro. The classic is coming with a light grey leather upper, metallic silver elephant print details on the toe box and heel, as well as hints of black. A white mid-sole brings a nice overall balance into the sneaker. The mid top Air Jordan 3 Retro “Wolf Grey” will release in the coming weeks from select retailers.

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Nike Air Odyssey


Nike will be releasing the Air Odyssey from ’87. Although the original introduction was greeted with mixed reviews, the shoe definitely has a place in Nike’s lineup with its stabilizing features for runners and retro aesthetic. Constructed of suede and mesh, the upper is in a predominantly black and grey with subtle white piping. The midsole features different gradients of grey to white, which is then finished with a sleek black outsole. This colorway of the Nike Air Odyssey can now be purchased at select stockists such as Titolo.

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Air Jordan 1 Mid Noveau


A slick new version of the Air Jordan 1 Mid has released this weekend. Entitled the Air Jordan 1 Mid Noveau, Jordan Brand gave it a clean and timeless premium anthracite leather upper and contrasting icy outer sole. A little less athletic and a little more fashionable than your average Jordans, you can get these now for $135 from SneakerPolitics.