Sneakers Category

Friday 12 June, 2015

Va$htie x PUMA | R698 “Gray/Violet”

Creative director for PUMA, Va$htie gives us a look at her collaborative sneaker which is a reflective R698 model in her signature iridescent ‘Violet.’ The sneaker features iridescent 3M upper, metallic overlays branded with Vashtie’s logo on the tongue and a Trinomic midsole. The sneaker is priced at $135 USD at Take a look at [...]

Friday 12 June, 2015

Nike Air Force 1 | LV8 VT “Star” Pack

Nike Air Force 1 takes on a patriotic transformation in the LV8 VT Star Pack which comes in four colorways: Gym Red, Midnight Navy, White and Black. According to Hypebeast, the sneakers are already available at Kinetics in Tokyo but should be at NSW retailers in time for Independence Day (July 4). Check out more [...]

Thursday 11 June, 2015

JBF Customs | Air Jordan 1 x BAPE

Jacob Ferrato aka JBF Customs is giving BAPE-heads and sneakerheads alike a chance to cop a pair of custom Air Jordan 1s that will enhance the collection.   JBF Customs will only customize a total of 4 pair of Air Jordan 1 with A Bathing Ape 1st Camo pattern at $1,500 per pair. In order [...]

Thursday 11 June, 2015

STAMPD x PUMA | Desert Storm R698

L.A-based brand Stampd and Puma designs a Desert Storm R698 model in a ‘Whisper White’ colorway which contains suede and leather upper featuring perforated panels at the sides and toe box, with reflective 3M details at the heel, toe box, and tongue. A cracked earth pattern can be seen at the heel and within the [...]

Friday 01 May, 2015

Preview: adidas Yeezy 350 Boost Low

Here’s a sneak preview of the highly anticipated Yeezy 350 Boost Low sneaker in the heather grey colorway. Last seen during Kanye West’s NYFW debut of the adidas x Kanye: Yeezy collection, @thesneakerilluminati gives us a full look at what to expect from the low model of the infamous Yeezy Boost series. The sneaker features [...]

Monday 13 April, 2015

Kendrick Lamar x Reebok | ‘Be Ventilated’ Commercial

After leading a mobile concert in Los Angeles about a week ago, Kendrick Lamar stars in the latest commercial from Reebok which story lines K. Dot’s revolutionary involvement with the ‘Ventilator Day-Glo’ sneaker. Watch the ad on the player below.    

Friday 06 February, 2015

Preview: adidas Originals x Kanye West | ‘YeezyBoost’

  Creative director designer and close friend Ibn Jasper revealed the Kanye West x adidas collaboration while driving and posted the images via Instagram. There has been mixed reviews regarding the design aesthetic behind the YeezyBoost composition. The sneaker features a suede body with a forefoot strap band and perforated toe. Take a look at the [...]

Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Pusha T x adidas Originals | EQT Running Guidance ’93 Event Recap

G.O.O.D. Music’s Pusha T and adidas Originals kicked off the launch party for his collaborative sneaker with the lifestyle brand. King Push describes the EQT Running Guidance ’93 to GQ:   the fish scale nuances, the cracked leather, everything–is inspired by street culture because I feel like I’m synonymous with that. Even the gum sole [...]

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Wednesday 03 December, 2014

Solange x PUMA ‘Wild Wonder’ Collection Lookbook

Solange teams up with PUMA once again for another collaboration. This time around, Solange describes her inspiration behind the latest ‘Wild Wonder’ collection. This season takes inspiration from Solange’s color-blocking methods and expressive tribal adoration. Read the interview behind Solange’s inspiration + view the collection lookbook in the gallery below.   Tell us about the [...]

Tuesday 07 October, 2014

Pendleton Customization Options Return to NIKEiD

In a fitting move for the cold season, Nike has resumed its relationship with fellow Northwestern heritage brand Pendleton, re-introducing the brand’s penchant wool material to their own NIKEiD customization platform. Eight silhouettes will be eligible to receive this special treatment, with an array of 10 leather styles also being introduced for the season – [...]

Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Chris Brown Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

Chris Brown and Complex’s Joe La Puma goes sneaker shopping on the release date of C. Breezy’s latest album X. Breezy gives us some insight on what types of sneakers he’s mostly attracted to buying at New York-based sneaker vendor Extra Butter. Stream Chris Brown’s new album X here + watch the video on the [...]

Adidas Originals 2014 Summer Battle Pack
Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Adidas Originals 2014 Summer Battle Pack

adidas Originals is celebrating the beginning of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil with a new ‘Battle’ pack of classic silhouettes like the Stan Smith, Rivalry Hi, Samba Super, Superstar 80s, and ZX 5000 RSPN. The following ‘Battle’ pack sticks to the black, white, and powder blue themes with fiery accents. The collection will be available [...]