Here you go. A little Sneaker Porn might ease the pain of being back at work.
Nike Sportswear is gearing up for some big releases over the next couple of months. A lot of silhouettes with slight updates in technology and features. Look for these to start hitting retailers over the next week or so.
The Nike Kaishi is supposed to serve as the successor to the ultra-popular Roshe Run. The similarities between the two shoes are pretty obvious. The Kaishi will be available in 3 colorways for its first release, Grey, Black, and Red, which are the same colors the Roshe was originally released in. Check out the kicks below and head over to Packer Shoes to cop a pair.
If you’re not familiar with the “Kermit Meme,” it’s a picture of Kermit sippin’ a casual glass of tea that usually features the postscript of “…but that’s none of my business.” There’s a couple examples towards the bottom. Anyways, Gourmet Kickz customized these Roshe Run’s in a Kermit Meme colorway, and they turned out very dope. Purchase info here.
Air Jordan is releasing the first Retro XIV colorway of the year this coming Saturday, July 4th. The XIV in a “Thunder” colorway features a primarily black colorway with yellow accents. The Jordan XIV drew a good amount of inspiration from the Ferrari 550 M, and you definitely see the automotive inspiration on this particular model when they use colorways like this. Check with your local retailers on availability.
“I DRAW SHOES” is a new sketchbook that aims to be the ultimate tool for practicing the basics of footwear design. The sketchbook is in iconic moleskin form. The contents include global footwear industry manufacturers, reference tools, and commonly used perspectives and proportions, as well as 100+ pages of templates. Purchase it here.
The newest collaboration between Stash & Reebok is available at retailers starting today. The Question Mid that features an array of blue & grey shades with a splash of dots on the sole retails for $140, and is available at places like Extra Butter. With the popularity of graffiti artist, Stash, there’s no doubt these will move fast.
adidas Originals has introduced the newest member of their SL family, the SL Loop runner. The shoe features a very lightweight upper, and a sculpted concave midsole. Looks for these to start hitting retailers on July 1st.
In celebration of the release of Paul Rodriguez’s new signature shoe, the P-Rod Citadel, Nike SB released this commercial showcasing the sneaker. Paul Rodriguez shows off his skills on the skateboard while his Nike SB teammate Theotis Beasley makes an appearance as an angry football player. Check it out above.
Greats Brand has added two new colorways to their all-new model “The Bab.” One is the Monaco featuring a “Sport Blue,” and the other is the Moto which features that features a very bright green to help you stand out. Both colorways are available now over on their webshop for $59.