Natural hues are the theme displayed in the Vans OTW Fall 2014 Collection as they clash the colorways of their Ludlow, Prelow and Tesella designs. The blue perforated leather uppers of the Ludlow can also be seen in the blue hued polka dot print about the mid foot of the Prelow. While the Tesella is a remix of the camo upper featured on the Prelow, but designed in a handwoven checkerboard arrangement throughout the shoe. Both skaters and sneakerologists can flock their local Vans retailer now to cop any pair of these stylish kicks for $85, $90 and $100, respectively.
If you’re partial to the minimalist aesthetic, you probably can’t help but to be geeked up about Nike’s upcoming Flyknit Roshe Run drop. Available in two colorways — black/neo turquoise – blue glow – black and black/sequoia – light armory blue – black — Nike blends minimalist styling with maximum innovation to create the perfect everyday sneaker. The flyknit upper conforms to your foot contour yielding you a personalized sneaker experience; within the one-piece mid/outsole are forefoot flex grooves that provide for increased flexibility for gait support; and the ortholite sock liner for so these sneakers can be worn, comfortably, throughout the day. Add this clean yet efficient sneaker to your collection Friday, August 29th via nike.com and select Nike Sportswear retailers for $125.
Great news hoopers — and so-called hoopers — the Jordan Brand is dropping a sneaker designed to cater to your in-game speed, agility and quickness needs. Ideal for ballers with an uptempo game, the Jordan CP3.VIII, codesigned by the Los Angeles Clippers’ All Star Chris Paul, provides a TPU chassis for lateral stability; a textile upper for lightweight support; and a herringbone pattern on the heel to aide in your comfortable, fluid movement up and down the court. This fresh yet minimalist aesthetic sneaker might be just the thing to elevate your game from average to magic. Expected to launch in two colorways — black/infrared 23/white and cool grey/white/black — grab your pair of Jordan CP3.VIII sneakers at most popular sneaker retailers and Jordan.com on Saturday, November 1st for $130.
Basketball meets tennis as the king of the hardwood, Michael Jordan, fuses his Air Jordan 3 silhouette with that of Roger Federer’s Nike Zoom Vapor 9.5 to create the ultimate training sneaker in the NikeCourt Zoom AJ3. Uniting the dynamic fit technology for individual adaptability and a low-profile upper of the Zoom Vapor 9.5 with the infamous white/cement Air Jordan 3 colorway and Jumpman-Embroidered tongue yields a sneaker that personifies the creative genius of two of this century’s renowned athletes — Roger Federer and Michael Jordan. If these sneakers tickle your fancy, good news, they drop Wednesday, August 27th; cop your limited edition NikeCourt Zoom Vapor AJ3′s in white/fire red-cement grey at Nike and Flight 23 retailers as well as online at nike.com. [Read more →]
“Oh God!!!” adidas originals has officially partnered with Big Sean to drop an interpretation of his favorite adidas originals sneaker — the Metro Attitude. With the multicolored snakeskin floral print upper, illuminating off of the black leather detailing with the foot bed gold foil print, which features a lyric from “First Chain”, a song from his recent album on your feet, you’re sure to join your boy in stopping dreams from being just dreams by turning them into goals instead. Cop yours Saturday, September 13, 2014 at adidas originals retailers, and adidas.com/originals for $165.
Two well known Japanese sneaker stores Whiz Limited & Mita Sneakers have linked up with PUMA to release there signature style of the Trinomic XT2 running shoe. The cool flowing sky blue strip across the sides help offset the navy blue and red color way of the shoe. Along w/ the printed brands on the sole, the leather collar on the inside helps increase comfort while keeping a sense of style and flavor. This shoe will be releasing on Wednesday, August 27th at Packer Shoes for $110.
This past weekend Mr. Ayye Ladies himself, Travi$ Scott, not only smashed the stage with his surprise performance at the Trillectro Music Festival in Washington, D. C., but was also spotted bringing a classic sneaker — the Reebok Ballistic Ventilator. Available in three colors, this timeless Reebok Classic sneaker continues its steady come up with the introduction of new monochromatic colorways. Suede uppers, ballistic mesh toe boxes and Reebok’s signature Hexalite Technology come together to produce a wholly comfortable and crowd stopping stylish sneaker. The Reebok Classic Ventilator is available now at select Reebok retailers for $90.
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This week rapper Wiz Khalifa released his fifth studio album Blacc Hollywood while Converse unveiled his new Fall 2014 sneaker collection featuring the all new Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ILL. Available in two colors, the new silhouette is inspired by the artist’s rebellious individuality and fashion-forward style. This marks Wiz Khalifa’s second sneaker collaboration with Converse following the successful launch of his Fall 2013 collection. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ILL by Wiz Khalifa incorporates several distinct accents including the Wiz Khalifa branded logo tab and eyelet, while staying true to the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star silhouette. The sneakers also feature a leather upper with an oversized Chuck Taylor logo on the medial side. Available in black and white, the black style features a translucent outsole with gold fleck detailing. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ILL collection by Wiz Khalifa will be available at Foot Locker, Footaction and Eastbay beginning Friday, August 22 for $70.
This year the 25th anniversary of Streetmachine celebrates being voted best European skate shop by the bright European skateboard awards. Inspired by Adidas and the cultural hub shares combined passion for skateboarding and football the collection contains a retro football jersey and a pair of Adi Ease both customized by Streetmachine to represent their home of Copenhagen.
The Reebok Pump Omni Lite secured its place in history back in 1991 when it showed up on-feet for a legendary slam dunk performance. Over two decades later, the sneakers have persevered and become a fan favorite, thanks to both their rich history on the court and an overall sleek silhouette. The Reebok Pump Omni Lite returns this year in sizes tailored for the ladies, with one colorway mixing purple and yellow for a classic West Coast look and the other echoing an original flavor with a black/white/red mix. Find more photos of the Reebok Classics Women’s Pump Omni Lite “OG Pack” after the jump and look for this new collection at global Reebok accounts and Reebok.com now for $114.99.