Sunday, October 24, 2010
In an interesting collaboration mastermind Japan has linked up with Citizen to work on yet another watch collaboration, after previously having presented collaborations with Hublot, G-Shock and Rolex. Limited to only 80 units worldwide, the watch features dual spherical sapphire glass, a photovoltaic eco-drive radio clock, black dials, radio reception function during the day (U.S./Europe), and water-resistance to 10 ATM. Furthermore the watch will release January 2011 with a metal bracelet and also a leather bracelet.
Friday, October 22, 2010
More often than not, LeBron is spotted rocking his own shoe line. However, when we do get a glimpse of the Miami transplant off the court, he is often is a pair of fresh sneaks. From custom AF1s to the Nike Air Max 24/7 “Neon, LeBron’s shoe game is on par with a lot of folks who are known for their collections. To get the full scoop, hop on over to Complex for some of LeBron James’ Greatest Off-Court Sneaker Moments.
Supra presents a quick strike pair of Society sneakers. “The limited edition Society features a color-story inspired by the Japanese Flag and pays homage to Japan’s tremendous influence on sneaker-culture globally. The Society is one of the most popular and sought after silhouettes from SUPRA, featuring a high profile upper adorned with two Velcro straps on top of a vulcanized sole.” Now available through select Supra dealers worldwide.
Here we see a couple of new look at the Nike Air Max Penny 1 “Orlando”. The model takes on the original colorway of the signature basketball sneaker, including the white side panel that feeds into the outsole, and the black forefoot with white stitching. Other similarities include the black and white striped tongue and the royal blue accents throughout. If you are into retro releases, this one will be about as close as you are going to get to an original. Look for these to drop in the Spring of 2011.
As part of the 2010 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle collection, Nike will be releasing this pair of Nike Zoom Vomero for ladies. The shoes were actually created by 16-year-old Claire Logue, who did have some help from Nike designer Laura Myre. The shoes feature an eye-catching design, which includes brown, white, and pink hues. Look for them to release to select accounts on December 11, 2010 and retail for $130.
Seen here is the Nike Zoom Huarache Trainer in a Gorge Green/Volt/Black-Green Apple colorway, and dubbed the “Green Hornet.” It is no doubt that the Nike Zoom Huarache has made a “superhero” like come back this year. Following the release of the Superman and Flash versions, it was only right for Green Hornet to get his shine. The model sits in a gorge green upper highlighted with volt on the Nike Swoosh and parts of the outsole. Black is the secondary color and covers the sock liner as well as the tongue and laces. Look for this to drop at select Nike accounts on November 5.
Back in September we received word of the Jordan Rare Air releasing in a Varsity Red/Black-Cement Grey colorway, and today we have some additional looks at the model. Using leather on the upper, we see it dominated by red with cement grey print on the toe and heel. As we travel up the lace stays and tongue, we are exposed to cool grey as well as black eyelets and laces. Down at the midsole we have a mixture of black and grey enveloping the rear air unit. Look for this hybrid model to release in November for $140.
First launched in 1989, the Reebok Pump Running Dual is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a limited edition release. Without a doubt we have to say that this is one of the nicest colorways to come from the brand in recent years, featuring a light grey premium suede upper and acqua accents. The white outer sole finish is also nice, making it a very well designed sneaker.
The Nike Trainer SC Premium has been released for Holiday 2010 in three solid color ways. Next to two tonal versions, the sneaker also comes in a great brown/dark army colorway, perfect for this season.
After having presented to you already several colorways of the Nike Lunar Wood+, we can show you the fourth colorway today – black and cool grey. For those of you who found the previous colors a little bright, these may do the trick.
Previously seen in Marble (and with actual wings) the Leather Wings 2.0 sneaker from adidas’ Originals by Originals Jeremy Scott Fall/Winter 2010 Collection comes in a new “Flames” version. First spotted at Bread & Butter, the mid top Attitude-inspired sneaker comes in an eye-catching yellow to red gradient color up with black accents throughout. Available for pre-order from Opening Ceremony soon.
After the success of the Nike Air Royalty Macarons Pack this summer, the high top sneaker returns for Spring 2011 as part of the Satin Pack. Today we preview two color ways of the sneaker, entirely covered in satin on the upper and featuring a white outer sole.
Today we can give you a first detailed look at the next Converse (RED) collaboration with artist Aaron “Angry Woebot” Martin. Known for his panda artwork, he has placed the animal on the upper of the sneaker, on the inside of the tongue and has put further graphics on the-insole. The Angry Woebot for Converse (RED) sneaker officially releases tomorrow October 23rd. Kicks Hawaii has produced a matching t-shirt with the artist for the release, coming in both black and white.
New Zealand retailer Qubic debuts a collaborative G-Shock GA-100 watch. Dubbed the “Beacon”, the timepiece features a matte black base with a grid pattern and NZ’s coordinates printed on the band. 77 units have been produced and come in a custom laser engraved and embossed wooden box.
Friday, October 15, 2010
The mainly Anthracite sneaker almost falls in line with the all grey everything trend thats going on right now but that Orion Blue really does snap when set against it and the subtle black accents. These are color blocked very well and the white midsole does a great job of neutralizing things. These are available now at select retailers.