Posts Tagged ‘Shoes’

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Pharrell x Adidas Collaboration Gets an Official Release Date

Kanye West, Pharrell, and Nigo all joined the Three Stripes in what many perceived as a game-changing move. It looks like Skateboard P will be the first out of the trio to have his adidas sneaker released.

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Jordan Brand x Derek Jeter Collection

In a move we all saw coming, Jordan Brand has released an official Jeter collection to celebrate the storied career of the Yankee shortstop. The label pays RE2PECT to an icon with a special release of the Air Jordan 1 and Flight Flex Trainer inspired by the classic New York uniforms. Midnight Navy and Sail dominate each shoe, with subtle highlights including pinstripes and gold logos inspired by greatness.

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

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Cole Haan LunarGrand Lace Boot

For the coming Fall/Winter collection Cole Haan releases their LunarGrand Lace Boot in a Chestnut-colored leather and canvas upper in Tango Red. With natural storm welt and Nike Lunarlon sole, the boot protects you from the unforgiving winter elements.

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

New Balance M1500 – The Gentleman’s Choice

New Balance is set to continue in the fall with a new slate of thematic releases. One such project centers around the always popular 1500 model, made in the brand’s UK-based Flimby factory and built with premium leather in refined earth tones.

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 27th, 2014

Michael Jordan + Roger Fderer Unveil the NIKECourt Zoom Vapor AJ3

Nike promised an unprecedented collaboration of the Zoom Vapor 9.5 and the Air Jordan 3. Now we get an official look at the NikeCourt Zoom Vapor AJ3 by Jordan. Marking the start of Roger Federer’s 2014 New York grand slam bid, the shoe symbolizes the championship mindset of both Federer and Jordan. Their twin obsessions have a common denominator in Tinker Hatfield, who created signature shoes for both transcendent athletes, albeit decades apart.

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.