In preparation of this year’s fall & winter season, Converse has announced a new rubber collection that will keep you dry on those wet & rainy days. Rubber upper on the outside, and a cozy soft fleece lining. So not only do you stay dry, but warm in these bad boys. Available in the US on September 15th.
Two recent Nike staples have been combined into one in this amazing shoe. The Flyknit Roshe Run is available now in two different colorways that both look amazing. Two of the most cozy shoes you could combine, and only $125? Count me in. Available at KITH now.
Kickstarter has helped a number of new & interesting products come to life. This could potentially take the cake as the coolest one yet. If you’re a sneakerhead or Jordan lover that is. Jay Lawrence from Orlando is putting together an Air Jordan Encyclopedia that will feature pretty much every Jordan shoe ever. It will be the most comprehensive and informative hardcover book on the history of Jordan Brand ever. $60, and you can reserve your copy. Check it out on Kickstarter.
Artist JC Ro creates these insanely dope Jordan prints out of thousands of triangles (literally). JC Ro has featured such classics as I’s, III’s, IV’s, V’s, VI’s, IX’s, and XI’s in these prints, and they vary in size from 28″x36″ to 18″x24″. All of this featured work (and more) is available for purchase at his webstore: triangleshit.com
Two new colorways of the Gel Lyte V are on the horizon thanks to Ronnie Fieg. As usual, his color schemes turned out incredibly dope, so you can be sure these will go fast. The “Rose Gold” & “Sage” Gel Lyte V’s will be available at KITH locations & online August 30th. Retail price is set at $170.
Converse has jumped into the high-tech category with their latest shoe model. Their latest collection of the Auckland Racer is modernized with an innovative engineered canvas jacquard fabric. The modern take on a Converse staple makes for one great looking shoe.
Nike has taken inspiration from Jordan Brand for this new version of the Zoom Vapor 9 Tour. The kicks feature a tumbled white leather upper with iconic cement elephant print details. The red Jumpman logo is featured on tongue while Roger Federer’s logo is featured on the midsole. Tinker Hatfield, who designed both the AJ3 and the Zoom Vapor, has to be very pleased with the outcome. Take a closer look below.
This Saturday, Air Jordan will load up another bomb to drop in the form of their Retro VI model. This time around the shoe will be releasing in a “Sport Blue” colorway that is primarily white with blue accents throughout. Available at retailers like Sneaker Politics this coming Saturday, the 30th.
Wish ATL has received their stock of the upcoming Polka Dot Pack from Bodega & Saucony. The pack features Saucony’s Grid 9000 and Shadow 6000 models each sporting some doses of polka dots throughout the colorway. Look for these to release very soon.
Right now, there’s a ton of talks going on about whether or not Kevin Durant will end up leaving Nike for Under Armour, but that has certainly not stopped Nike from releasing a ton of great KD models & colorways. The newest from the KD line-up is this lifestyle version of the KD 7. It’s definitely not something you would expect, but they look pretty dope!
adidas Originals just recently opened a flagship store in London. This store is the second of what will be six new stores coming to major cities around the globe. The next stores are planned to be opened in Seoul, Moscow, New York, and Paris. adidas Originals previously opened a flagship store in Shanghai about a month ago.