As well as Fila’s history in the sports world of Basketball and Tennis it also has established itself with many of the world’s most astounding technical athletes from skiers to mountaineers. On Friday December 19, 2014, Fila will honor this establishment with these athletes by introducing a retro-pack of the KJ7 and the Overpass runner coined, “Snow Expedition.” Both the KJ7 and Overpass sport a fire aesthetic with its bold color combinations in royal blue/black/purple. The KJ7 leads the duo in rich tumble leather with perforated highlights, supporting bits of suede with reflective paneling, tongue embroidery and quarter logos with two choices of “hiker” laces, all atop a speckled mid/outsole. The duo’s caboose is the Overpass runner. Featured is an upper-combination of suede and ripstop, a back heel reflective and contrast embroidery logo, and two options of “hiker” laces as that of the KJ7. The Overpass is priced at $75 and the KJ7 is priced at $80. Cop up at select FILA retailers and fila.com.
Adidas has added an innovative touch to its classic adizero Prime Boost silhouette. After 365 days and 1, 267 meters of reflective yarn, the now primeknit upper features the classic three-striped side panel and tongue logo in a rich core black colorway with reflective accents. Designed with the runner in mind the shoe is brought together atop a BOOST cushioning unit that actually stores and releases energy from capsules stored within its foam. ‘Tis the season to be jolly for sure as these sneakers are in limited supply. Cop up Friday, December 19, 2014 at End Clothing.
As we count the days till the new year closes, Packers Shoes is still continuing with celebrating their 10th anniversary of setting shop in Teaneck, NJ. They could not resist teaming up with In4mation, as the two companies are proud to announce their two-piece collaboration featuring a heather gray crewneck sweater and a black short-sleeved tee. Each piece is marked with the “10th Anniversary” cross-bone and flannel hang-rag logo representative of the bond these two business families have built over the years. Both the crewneck ($60) and the tee ($30) are now available online through packershoes.com.
For Winter 2014 Puma has introduced the Marble Pack featuring two iconic Puma silhouettes, the Blaze of Glory and the XT-2. The modernized shoes are veiled in monochromatic black or white premium leather but keep the signature detailing. Drawing inspiration from current trends, ‘marble’ fabrication embellish part of the Blaze of Glory’s TPU pieces and XT2’s translucent heel cap. The Puma Marble Pack launches on Friday December 19, 2014 both in-store and online at End Clothing for $121.07 (USD).
Professional shredding genius, Eric Koston, has put his innovative touch to work yet again by adding a Huarache twinkle to his Nike SB line. Featured are a suede and nylon upper, and neoprene rear panel in blue pantones; a rear rubber strap, front pull tab and mesh tongue and mid paneling, all iconic of the huarache aesthetic; brought together with a fresh white midsole and a charcoal speckled gum undersole. Upgrade your shredding collection with this Eric Koston Huarache upgrade today, December 17, 2014 exclusively at skate retailers and thepremierstore.com for $110.
GOOD Music’s Pusha T and Adidas Originals bring a soft, classy collaboration with the release of the King Push x EQT Running Guidance 93 sneaker. Reflective of Pusha’s street hustling past, featured in this updated EQT silhouette are a chalk white midsole with three tonal reflective stripes, cracked Italian leather cream accents about the upper, and a natural carpe fish scale heel. If you’re feeling the high class emoted by these kicks, be sure to cop up Tuesday, December 23, 2014 for $200 at Adidas Originals retailers and adidas.com.
The Air Jordan XI’s, dubbed the best Air Jordan ever created, is returning in its classic silhouette but this time in an icy, fresh colorway to match the winter season. With all of the original XI details intact this snowy, all-white sneaker features a patent leather and smooth leather mixed upper, a tongue tag, a Jumpman logo and an opaque outsole tinted in legend blue. Cop your Air Jordan 11 Retro ‘Legend Blue’ Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 8:00AM EST/5:00AM PST for $200, and in full family sizing — infant (1c-4c), toddler (2c-10c), preschool (10.5c-3y), grade school (3.5y-7y) — for $50, $65, $85, and $150 respectively, via nike.com.
Uncle Drew, better known as starting point guard and Cleveland Cavalier, Kyrie Irving, is set to debut his first shoe — the Kyrie 1 ‘Dream’ — in collaboration with his new second team, Nike Basketball. With matching Irving’s on-court speed and quickness as the goal, the finished Kyrie 1 silhouette was designed to deliver responsiveness with Nike Zoom Air cushioning in the forefoot, grip with a 360-degree dynamic traction pattern wrapping the shoe’s sidewalls, and ultra support and breathability with hyperfuse construction for lockdown stability. This black-based colorway features geometric, colorful objects about the upper topped by black mesh, a gradient red to volt swoosh, a fiery red zoom air sole, and Kyrie’s calligraphic on the tongue’s back. Join in the welcome as these sneakers will be ready for copping Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 8:00AM EST (5:00AM PST) for $110 via nike.com.
Nike Basketball‘s big three — Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, LeBron James — each will drop exclusive kicks in celebration of the holiday season.
Nike is expected to drop another LeBron 12 colorway inspired by the King’s tireless work ethic and physical prowess. The performance technology of the LeBron 12 ‘Trillion Dollar Man’ not only provides for on-court explosiveness with its superior cushioning, harnessed support and natural flexibility; but off-court umph too, with its bright orange and teal mesh and silver upper, its volt swoosh, lining, and laces, its teal midsole with orange specks, and cherry-topped with the famed hexagonal zoom airbag sole. Prepare to elevate your game and your style as these sneakers will be available Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 8:00AM EST (5:00AM PST) for $220 via nike.com.