Greats Brand has showed no signs of slowing down when it comes to offering high-quality footwear at affordable costs. Releasing new colorway after new colorway, they have now added another member to the Royale family. This time around they drop the Italian-leather shoe that features a “cuoio” colorway. These can easily be worn in casual situations, and even thrown on when you need to dress it up a little. Available now for $159.
Reebok just released a brand new pack featuring the Ventilator. The color-blocking on these is just amazing, and the ballistic mesh utilized is sure to be comfy & durable. All three colors are available now for $89.99. Order yours here.
Nike SB just released the cleanest colorway I’ve seen in the Stefan Janoski Max model. Very simple & clean, the entire upper is “wolf grey” colored mesh, with a white sole that features the classic speckle paint on it. Hats off to Nike SB on these, very dope.
It was announced this week that Universal Studios has agreed to let the famed Nike Air Mag from Back To The Future be sold as a Halloween costume. The costume version of the Air Mag’s are not an actual Nike shoe (they feature no Nike branding), but they still look pretty legit for a movie replica. The Universal Studios endorsed kicks feature light-up soles, a USB connecter, and a collector’s edition box. They are being sold for $100 a pair. That’s not bad compared to thousands of dollars people were paying for official Nike release of the futuristic shoes.
Yesterday, Nike held an event to officially unveil the all-new LeBron 12 model. The LeBron 12 is designed to enhance LeBron’s explosiveness while combining three key benefits: superior cushioning, harnessed support, and natural flexibility. There’s an initial 7 colorways that will be releasing with the first one being available on October 1st. The LeBron 12 will also be available on Nike iD.
KangaROOS has just announced another incredibly dope collaboration for this year. This time around they hooked up with the boutique Overkill for this amazing Grape Pack. The homage to German wineries & winemakers is set to release on September 20th.
There has been no shortage of Retro XIV releases this year from Jordan Brand. This coming Saturday, September 20th will bring another addition to the XIV family. The “Black Toe” which originally debuted in 1998 features a primarily white/black colorway with red accents throughout. Retail price will be set at $170, check with local retailers for availability.
Asics has always made some of the comfiest shoes out there, and now they’re starting to make some of the best looking. This new colorway in the Gel Kayano Trainer just recently dropped, and it’s available at Sneaker Politics. The shoe is mostly white & grey, but has just the right amount of volt. $120, and you can buy your pair here.
With Fall/Winter rapidly on approaching on the horizon, Converse has ramped up their weather-resistant options to keep your feet comfortable no matter the conditions outside. Last week, we showed you the rubber Chuck Taylor, and now Converse debuts the first shoe to ever utilize Polartec technology. Polartec is a premium producer of many innovative fabrics, including weather-resistant membrane technologies. There will be two models available in the Chuck ’70 Polartec, a high & a low. Retail will be set at $110, and expect a release to be very soon.
Brooks Running just recently introduced their Heritage line (take a look here), and now they are approaching the release of their first collaboration with that line. Concepts is a boutique that is no stranger to incredibly dope collabs, and this Brooks Heritage Chariot that they helped design is no different. The shoe is called the “Merlot,” and is set to release on September 13th.
Artist Mateusz Wójcik has combined his two favorite things, sneakers and art, in his new illustrations. Wójcik’s creations are a unique take on some of today’s most popular kicks. The pieces include recreations of the Air Max 90, Roshe Run, and more. Take a closer look below.
This Saturday, Nike will be releasing the highly anticipated LeBron 11 “What The Lebron.” The shoe has start arriving at retailers, so be sure to check your local shops for availability. First rumors of this being incredibly limited have started to go away, and word is this will be more of a general release. Either way be at retailers like Sneaker Politics early.