Posts Tagged ‘Kicks’

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Nike Air Max 1 Breathe Summer Collection


By removing the traditional leather, suede or synthetic toe overlay, the Air Max 1 Breathe sheds weight and improves breathability. A dynamic fit tongue ensures the foot stays secure and moves with the body, while an updated phylon tooling makes the sole ultra-light and super comfortable.

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Nike Air Huarache White on White


The Nike Air Huarache reappears for the Spring/Summer 2014 season in this new tonal white/white-pure platinum colorway. Featuring a tonal leather and synthetic upper, the shoes are a complex blend of lines and textures. The overlapping white panels are contrasted by a platinum grey heel cage while finishing touches include a second row of decorative eyelets, a padded ankle and a rugged molded midsole. Priced at €120 EUR (approximately $165 USD), the shoes are expected to release on April 20 at select stockists.

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Nike Air Max Plus


While remaining almost inexplicably absent from U.S. release schedules, the Nike Air Max Plus has continued to turn up across Europe, Asia, and Australia – this time in a brand new “Inverted OG” pack from NSW. Recalling the silhouette’s original “Orange Tiger” and “Hyper Blue” colorways, the retro runners place the signature hues on the shoes’ exoskeletons as the mesh portion of the upper appears in stark white.

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Nike Air Raid 2014


One of our favourite sneakers from our childhood is back. Built using a black, white and grey color palette, the Nike Air Raid is composed of synthetic leather panels at the upper, and is secured with a lace closure and “X” double strap while its white midsole provides a sleek contrasting finish. Check out the Nike Air Raid above and keep an eye out for it at major sneaker retailers.

Thursday, March 13th, 2014

ASICS Gel Lyte III Grey/Silver


This latest ASICS drop sticks to a simple combination of grey, silver and black. The upper features a base of grey and black mesh with black leather overlays and silver leather accents and branding. A crisp white midsole rounds out the details for this shadowy colorway. Pick up a pair now at select stockists including Feature Sneaker Boutique.

Thursday, March 6th, 2014

SLAM Kicks: Basketball Sneakers that Changed the Game


SLAM Kicks breaks down the path of the basketball sneaker, from the birth of the very first iconic shoe, the Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star, to the white-hot best-selling cultural-phenomenon Nike Air Jordan sneaker line. This book showcases the hottest basketball kicks over time, throwbacks and new shoes alike, covering each legendary sneaker and its design, the technical advancements found in the shoe, the athletes who made the shoe famous, and the cultural waves the footwear has made off the basketball court.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014

Nike’s “Pure Platinum” Roshe Run


Nike Sportswear‘s acclaimed Roshe Run is set to drop this summer in a clean “Pure Platinum” colorway. Decked out in a breathable white mesh upper, the kicks come complete with a matching sole, whites laces, and tonal branding to boot. Due out this April, the “Pure Platinum” Roshes can be pre-ordered online now via Switzerland’s Titolo.

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Nike Air Pegasus 89 Woven Wolf Grey-Court Purple


Now 25 years since it first adorned the feet of runners around the world, the legendary Nike Air Pegasus 89 receives an updated makeover for its quarter-century anniversary. Dipped in a grey, purple and yellow color combination, this classic running silhouette will now feature a stylish woven toebox in a grey gradient for added comfort and visual appeal. The Nike Air Pegasus 89 Woven wolf grey/cool grey-court purple will be available at select NSW accounts this spring.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Air Jordan 1 “Shark and Crocodile Bred”


The Air Jordan 1 “Shark and Crocodile Bred” boasts a black and red colour way, looking as the original did, but this time rocking genuine shark and sueded crocodile, which makes for a stunning, eye popping combination. The shoes will be available with JBF taking five custom orders beginning February 28 for any design excluding those which have previously sold out. Prices will begin at a minimum of $1,000 USD, with something like the “Bred” 1s pictured costing around $2,000 USD.

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

Air Jordan 1 Mid Black/Charcoal Suede


While indeed a true modern favourite, the Air Jordan 1 Mid silhouette never fails to show a refreshing new face every so often. The versatile shoe can now be found in a perfectly matchable Mid Black/Charcoal suede colorway for the new season. The upper contrasts smooth black leather at the toecaps and side panels with charcoal suede, giving the shoe a smooth, washed-over look. These features are paired with a stitched white midsole and grey Dunk outsole, adding classic touches to a contemporary staple. Look for this version at retailers like Sneaker Politics for $110 USD.