[ 30.7.12 SNEAKER FILES ] Making its triumphant return later this year is the classic Black/Cement Grey-Fire Red colorway of the Air Jordan 4.
[ 29.7.12 HYPEBEAST ] The adidas NEO Label is a range of product from the storied label that aims to blend sport and casual into a seamless fusion of apparel and footwear for all occasions. The latest release from the segment sees a special “NEO SUMMIT” footwear model.
[ 28.7.12 EU KICKS ] Nike Basketball is currently looking back at its catalog of sneakers over the past twenty years. The retrospective kicked off with the Air Force 180 Low and today, the series spotlights another Charles Barkley sneaker, the Air Max2 CB.
[ 28.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Entering the world of knitted running shoes is adidas as they reveal the launch of the adiZero Primeknit, their first one-piece upper performance runner, using a new seamless engineering technology making the complex beautifully simple.
[ 27.7.12 EU KICKS ] Here is another classic from the Nike Basketball arsenal that the label has selected to include in its 20 Designs That Changed The Game series, which chronicles from 1992 to 2012.
[ 27.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] One of our favorite adidas sneaker packs of the season is coming to retailers at the moment. The Snakeskin Pack consists of the Campus 80s and the Superstar 80s.
[ 26.7.12 EU KICKS ] Following on the Air Force 180 Low, the Nike Basketball retrospective that looks at "20 Designs That Changed The Game" from 1992 to 2012, focuses on a second silhouette from 1992, the Air Flight Huarache.
[ 26.7.12 MODERN NOTORIETY ] Popular by demand, the Roshe Run has become one of the best selling running shoes this summer, but it’s no mystery as to why these have become one of the greatest silhouettes ever.
[ 25.7.12 SNEAKER FREAKER ] Playing off the retro skate boom, Vans go back to their sidewalk surfing roots with this new colab pack with the venerable Skate Boarder Magazine.
[ 25.7.12 FRESHNESS ] When the Nike Air Force 180 Low hit the hardwood in 1992, it was not only a turning point for basketball, it was also a milestone in world of sneaker design.
[ 25.7.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] The whole Nike FlyKnit launch is the shoe highlight of 2012. It might seem a little presumptuous to make that statement just over halfway into the year...
[ 24.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] In early 2011, Sneaker News stumbled upon a cluster of impressive eBay listings put together by an unknown individual known only by his eBay handle ‘Sneaks Kicks’.
[ 23.7.12 FOOTPATROL ] Nike mix an OG colourway on an updated version of their classic runner the Air Max 90 Hyperfuse QS Infrared. This make-up last circulated the scene back in September 2011 and is back for summer 2012.
[ 23.7.12 THE DAILY STREET ] The Puma suede is a timeless number and one that needs no altering. However, Puma have altered it recently, not by making changes to the look or feel of the shoe, but to the composition.
[ 21.7.12 THE DROP DATE: REPORT ] As we mentioned earlier here on The Drop Date, the 10th anniversary Supreme Nike SB Dunk dropped this week – and whilst we guessed that interest levels would be high, the actual demand was unprecedented.
[ 20.7.12 HYPEBEAST ] After the recent release of the Air Jordan 4 Military Blue’s saw their release somewhat overshadowed by the heavyweight Air Yeezy 2 drop, the Beaverton boys are showing no signs of slowing...
[ 20.7.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] Nike Air Force 1s and the UK have a decent relationship, but they can be a tough sell in 2012 beyond the hordes of kids who wear JD's white on whites and blacks.
[ 19.7.12 FRESHNESS ] One week ago Liberty and Nike Sportswear unveiled their latest collaborative effort – a quartet of runners, made up of the Air Max 1, LunarGlide+, Free Run+ and Lunar Montreal...
[ 19.7.12 THE DAILY STREET ] Today (18.7.12) rumours that the ‘CTBBQ’ Hyperfuse make up of the Nike Air Max 90 ‘Infrared’ would return were confirmed, as we learn that the much hyped shoe will see a release through Quickstrike accounts next Friday July 27th.
[ 18.7.12 BORED ] Here at Bored Of Southsea we received the new Lucas Puig Pro model shoe – White/Blue/Gum Suede upper with a gum sole.
[ COMPLEX 17.7.12 ] The amazing thing about '80s sneakers is how broad a span of technical advancements they represented.
[ 17.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Highsnobiety TV went behind the scenes with Vans Styles as he photographed Abella Anderson for Foot Soldiers Miami wearing the upcoming Jordan 7 Olympic color way re-release along with collaborative exclusive caps by Mitchell & Ness x Foot Soldiers.
[ 17.7.12 EU KICKS ] The Dream Team Pack releases from Nike Sportswear keep coming.
[ 17.7.12 EU KICKS ] In celebration of a quarter centery since the origial releease of the 576, New Blance will be releaseing two classic colorways of the 576 with a vintage treatment.
[ 16.7.12 FRESHNESS ] Supreme has a long-standing, tight relationship with Nike, serving as one of their top sneaker purveyors and collaborators, including a pair that many credit with launching the Dunk Low into stardom.
[ 16.7.12 EU KICKS ] Dating back to 1999, the New Balance 991 tech runner has just dropped in a lifestyle look anchored on a speckled midsole.
[ 15.7.12 EU KICKS ] Since its debut in spring, the Nike Roshe Run has been a success with an affordable price and elegant design.
[ 15.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Here is an interesting return for Summer 2012. Nike releases in the coming months the Challenge Court Mid in a summit white/light mid – gym red colorway.
[ 14.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] It looks like the Nike Air Footscape Woven Chukka is receiving some well deserved attention for Fall 2012. Having just showed you the Rainbow Pack versions of the shoe, we present a couple more colors dropping in August.
[ 12.7.12 SNEAKER FREAKER ] With a solid six months already in the books, it's time for us to reflect on the retros, the Roshes and the ridiculous to see which sneakers come out on top!
[ 13.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Following on from the Tabula Rasa and Your Story collections, the next chapter in the adidas Consortium delves back into the archive of 3-Stripes to deliver a faithful reproduction of one of the most influential running silhouettes of all time, the ZX500.
[ 13.7.12 SNEAKER FREAKER ] Long before Odd Future ever thought to Kill 'Em All, metal gods Metallica made it the name of their debut album, which will next year celebrate its 30th anniversary.
12.7.12 FRESHNESS ] Liberty and Nike Sportswear have partnered once again, this time on a footwear collection that celebrates the culture of running.
[ 12.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Today we get a first look at the sneakers that French brand A.P.C. has produced for Fall/Winter 2012 with Nike. After teasing the collaboration for weeks already, these are the first proper images that we came across on.
[ 12.7.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] Judging by their second duo of Saucony colourways, New Jersey's Packer have a decent knowledge of what the people seem to want at the moment. It might just have been a convenient alliteration of Trail and Tech that links both packs thus far...
[ 12.7.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Gourmet goes camo for Fall/Winter 2012 and presents as part of their new collection a full line-up of sneakers covered in the popular pattern.
[ 12.7.12 THE DAILY STREET ] This past weekend, the folks at Crepe City held another of their increasingly popular deadstock sneaker table sales, this time switching up the location and teaming up with Nike for a Swoosh/Jumpman only event at the 1948 space.
[ 11.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] When Sneaker News first broke word of the massively awesome string of Retro releases on their way for 2013 the schedule was, understandably, a little rough.
[ 11.7.12 MODERN NOTORIETY ] Alongside the Air Max 95 ‘London‘, comes another classic runner that will be part of the ‘London’ Olympic Pack.
[ 11.7.12 EU KICKS ] Working on a collaboration made and sourced in the respective countries of both stores, Berlin based Afew and Japan’s Kobi Klub have influence a reworked model of the Asics Gel Lyte III.
[ 11.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] Don’t forget that outside of the boundary busting Jeremy Scott releases and the contemporary basketball bangers within the adidas Crazy Light line the Three Stripes still has a huge stable of revered retro models waiting in the wings.
[ 11.7.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] TheNike Lava Dome is a thing of beauty. Don't agree? You're on the wrong website.
[ 11.7.12 THE DAILY STREET ] adidas Originals have collaborated with a gamut of respected brands from across the globe in order to bring you a new take on the Rod Laver silhouette.
[ 10.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] A year before the Air Jordan 1 (much less Air Jordan 2011) and a quarter-century before the Nike Zoom Kobe VII System, adidas introduced the ‘peg system’ cushioning platform on a variety of its 1984 releases.
[ 10.7.12 EU KICKS ] Nike Sportswear debuted the military boot style as part of its 30th anniversary Air Force 1 Collection back in May.
[ 10.7.12 FRESHNESS ] A direct tie-in to Nike Skateboarding‘s “Camouflage” Collection of apparel and accessories seen back in April of this year, this upcoming Nike Dunk High Pro SB edition features the same Lowland “ERDL” Woodland Camouflage motif.
[ 10.7.12 MODERN NOTORIETY ] The good ol’ Air Force 1 High strap is back this season with another colorway guaranteed to break necks.
[ 9.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] Now that you’ve got this weekend’s massive retro release (the Air Jordan VI ‘Olympic’) out of the way, let’s shift focus to a pair arriving later in the year that should have even more folks scrambling to cop.
[ 9.7.12 EU KICKS ] Yesterday we gave you a look at an up coming Vans Sk8 Hi "Island Print" that will come out in the early part of 2013, here is a look at some of the Half Cabs that will be dropping around the same time.
[ 9.7.12 SNEAKERPEDIA ] After many great submissions and hours of deliberation by our judges we are delighted to announce FeetHeat as Winner of our first Crate of the Month competition.
[ 9.7.12 HYPEBEAST ] For Spring/Summer 2013, Gourmet introduces two new colorways for its popular “Quadici” shoe.
[ 8.7.12 SLAMXHPYE ] Nike are set to drop several new colourways of the groundbreaking Flyknit Trainer+, seen here in a collection preview.
[ 7.7.12 SNEAKER FREAKER ] UK rapper Tinie Tempah and his Disturbing London clothing line have created another killer colab with these regal red Blazers.
[ 7.7.12 THE DAILY STREET ] In an interesting and very secretive move, Vans have launched a new range of footwear called LXVI, focusing on lightweight technologies and materials.
[ 7.7.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] We haven't been this taken by a Nike running design since we saw the Flyknit offerings and GYAKUSOU Elites.
[ 6.7.12 SNEAKER FREAKER ] We revisit the Sneaker Freaker Museum and look at one of Nike's renowned runners, reportedly their top-selling running franchise of all time, the Nike Air Pegasus.
[ 6.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] Just yesterday, Ewing Athletics hit us with a nice teaser preview of the four upcoming colorways of the Ewing 33 Hi, revealing just the heel-shots of the two Knicks colorways, the Red/Black and the Black/White originals
[ 5.7.12 KICKS ON FIRE ] The Nike Air Max 1 is one of several classic silhouettes that has been reworked to feature Nike Hyperfuse technology.
[ 4.7.12 THE SHOE GAME ] Sometimes collaborations can be taken over the top and we’re left with the thought, “what were they thinking?” but with Solebox, they haven’t steered us wrong yet.
[ 4.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] The Nike Air Safari continues to overshadow big brother Air Max 1 in their shared 25th anniversary summer, this latest pair managing another connection to Nike Sportswear’s 2012 lineup via 1990.
[ 4.7.12 SOLE REDEMPTION ] Gear up your ends with the latest ACG release that’s fitted to go with you for the summer fun. Nike unveils the new hybrid All Conditions Gear Okwahn 2 in a tone that mixes up delicate and flashy hits.
[ 3.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] While the status of the SB umbrella is still undergoing some minor construction, we do know for a fact that the heritage models like the Dunk, Blazer, etc. will still carry the prized ‘SB’ designation.
[ 3.7.12 COMPLEX ] Growing up, Saturday mornings were nothing without a mixing bowl of Cinnamon Toast Crunch and 30 minutes of "Saved By The Bell"...
[ 3.7.12 ART & SOLE ] Nike recently asked Intercity (authors of Art & Sole) to commission two canvas artworks for the NikeTown London store. With an extremely tight turnaround, we worked with graphic artists Fran Marchesi and Rich Fairhead to get the job done...
[ 3.7.12 MODERN NOTORIETY ] 2000′s Air Jordan 6 Olympic Retro remained a classic in the AJ 6 line and it returns this summer, just in time before the Olympic games.
[ 3.7.12 THE DAILY STREET ] As the adidas Consortium ‘Your Story’ drop two collection hits the stores, we take a look at the classic Baltic Cup that celebrates 20 years of adidas Originals.
[ 3.7.12 NASH MONEY ] It’s been a long time coming, but we’re proud to announce that the ellesse heritage x Alex Nash ‘N117’ is finally here!
[ 3.7.12 SLAMXHYPE ] With the Olympics around the corner, I have a feeling we will see numerous ‘Great Britain’ and ‘London’ make ups of sneakers and more. Nike’s Air Safari is making a big charge this season, and we’re not complaining.
[ 2.7.12 SNKRFRKR ] 1987 was one hell of a year… Ronnie Reagan ruled the roost, Hawkie was in the lodge and greed was good! Fashions were fluoro, Homer hit the small screen and kids were Dirty Dancing in the aisles, just as MJ ‘fessed up to being Bad!
[ 2.7.12 HYPEBEAST ] When Supreme released its COMME des GARCONS SHIRT collaboration back in March, it highlighted a duo of Vans footwear silhouettes alongside the apparel and hat range.
[ 2.7.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] The Air More Uptempo belongs to a strange time for Nike, operating in the middle of a time when there seemed to be an internal struggle to strip down the conventional branding on Nike shoes.
[ 2.7.12 END ] This August marks 30 years of New Balance production in the Cumbrian town of Flimby, and to commemorate this New Balance are releasing a highly limited series of trainers, designed by three stalwarts of the UK plant.
[ 2.7.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] With all the recent attention given to the Big Bubbled Hyperfuse refresh and the equally new No-Sew style, it’s nice to see that a store known for its Nike Air Max 95 exclusives can still come through with new twists on its signature style.
[ 2.7.12 FRESHNGOOD ] The Paul Rodriguez VI is the latest signature shoe in Nike Skateboarding’s collection. Since his first shoe in 2005, each sneaker in the Paul Rodriguez lineage has been tailor-made with the latest innovation and infused with insights from Paul himself...
[ 2.7.12 SLAMXHYPE ] UK retailer size? drop another exclusive on Nike fans with the release of the Nike Tennis Classic Vintage.
[ 1.7.12 WEAREHQ ] Continuing the celebrations of the Nike Air Force 1’s 30th anniversay is this great take on a military pattern and Nike have certainly gone in.
[ 1.7.12 CREPE CITY ] Crepe City and Nike have teamed up to put on this summers hottest event for UK sneakerheads. Hosted by Nikes stunning 1948 space, attendance to this event is essential to anyone who takes sports footwear seriously.
[ 30.6.12 WEAREHQ ] Very recently announced by Tinie Tempah on Twitter, he unveiled his label Disturbing London’s collaboration with Nike. The release has been a long time coming,
[ 29.6.12 NICE KICKS ] After this weekend of big releases, 2012 will be halfway over. The first six months have been loaded with heat...
[ 29.6.12 THE DAILY STREET ] Last night saw both followers of Converse and Footpatrol’s collaborations descend into Soho for the launch of their joint effort, the Pro Leather Hi & OX pack.
[ 28.6.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] After 2008's pre-Olympic Nike Hyperdunk premiere, it's safe to say that more than a few people on these shores alienated by the era's Nike Basketball output (many great shoes, but most were difficult to wear with jeans) were lured back in by Flywire.
[ 28.6.12 END ] To celebrate their 5th Anniversary Rotterdam’s Woei ‘Patta’s et Pret a Porter’ store have teamed up with Japanese trainer manufacturer Asics to rework the iconic the GEL Lyte III.
[ 28.6.12 HANON ] adidas & Kazuki Kuraishi have once again joined forces with Hong Kong based Clot on the Superstar 80s. This joint development is reminiscent of the Kzklot silhouette that Kazuki released as part of his ObyO collection back in 2010.
[ 27.6.12 THE DAILY STREET ] Footpatrol and Converse team up for this collaboration project which sees the expertise and knowledge of both sides combined, resulting in these two new distinct Pro Leather styles.
[ 26.6.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] Everyone is described as a class act when they leave us — it's kind of the done thing...
[ 26.6.12 THE DAILY STREET ] London based illustrator Stephen Cheetham has created a series of sneaker illustrations focusing on his favourite Nike silhouettes from the ’70s to the ’00s.
[ 26.6.12 SNEAKER NEWS ] Older classics like the Kukini and Footscape have been revamped with the Free-soled footbed, but before you can devise an opinion on Nike Sportswear allowing ‘Free’dom to reign in a seemingly unlimited reach...
[ 26.6.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] The Nike Roshe Run sneaker has become one of the biggest successes for Nike with a brand new silhouette.
[ 26.6.12 FRESHNESS ] Earlier we gave you a sneak peak at an upcoming Nike Footscape Woven Chukka in a white colorway, and now we offer a look at its black-hued counterpart from the aptly named Rainbow Pack.
[ 26.6.12 COMPLEX ] Take a look through the Complex list of The 25 Best Sneakers Of 2012 (So Far)...
[ 26.6.12 HIGHSNOBIETY ] Not only was the Nike Dunk SB ‘Danny Supa’ the first “real” Nike Dunk SB, when it was released over 10 years ago, in 2002, it also looks like the sneaker will mark the first retro release of the Nike skateboarding division.
[ 25.6.12 HYPEBEAST ] In collaboration with filmmaker Neil Chester, Converse and its skateboarding division release a UK exclusive dubbed the CTS MID UK.
[ 22.6.12 SIZE? ] In the summer of 1992 fifteen men left the United States and headed east. Their destination was Barcelona and the 25th Olympic Games. Their goal, to return with Olympic gold.
[ 20.6.12 SNEAKER FREAKER ] As part of our awesome ‘Ten Years of Sneaker Freaker’ anniversary celebrations, we have doubled down with Saucony to produce the BUSHWHACKERS, our take on the sturdy GRID 9000 runner.
[ 18.6.12 FRESH HABITS ] For its final release before retirement this month, the Asics Gel X-Tra system will drop in a pack consisting of '97's A6-Gel X-Tra and Gel-III.
[ 12.6.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] There's long been an irreverence to Nike's footwear designs, harking back to the early days when their rebel runners disrupted the status quo, but few shoes retain as much mystery as the Nike Air Safari.
[ 11.6.12 CROOKED TONGUES ] The Nike Air Current is a better shoe than the Nike Air Flow. We base that grand statement on the way the shoe just looks less awkward in its transition from a more conventional rear to that neoprene toe.
[ 4.6.12 COMPLEX ] Each year you gain more knowledge and with that knowledge comes responsibility. We know that as you stay locked to our blog you realize your kick game and wardrobe gets more and more complex like the magazine...