Archive for the ‘Sneakers’ Category

Lanvin Carf Sneaker

In Fashion, Sneakers on September 18, 2011 at 6:30 pm

Lanvin’s footwear department continues to expand as the French fashion house unveils a new low top design for this season. Arriving with a textured neon orange material on the upper, the sneaker comes complete with tonal stitching, white lacing and contrasting rubber outsole. Undoubtedly flamboyant, this footwear choice is now available for ¥74,550 JPY (approximately $969 USD) at Restir.


Y-3 Spring/Summer 2011 Campaign Billboard New York City (Video)

In Fashion, Sneakers on May 3, 2011 at 12:21 am

We present a time-lapse video showing the painting of Y-3’s new Spring/Summer 2011 campaign billboard on the intersection of Houston & Broadway in NYC’s Soho neighborhood.

Credits: Billboard by Colossal Media Group, featuring model Jacob Coupe, Video directed by Aaron Wesner.

Kanye West Wearing Nike Air Yeezy II

In Fashion, Sneakers on April 24, 2011 at 1:02 pm

Kanye West teases with a look at the Nike Air Yeezy II, a design that will surely see a release sometime down the line. Looking a bit less flashy than the previous model, the kicks sport a leather upper with off-white midsoles, textured paneling and glow-in-the-dark outsoles, matching a colorway similar to the original Grammy-worn Air Yeezy. Stay tuned for further new and closer looks in the coming weeks.

Jordan Tokyo23: Air Jordan 5 + CP3.IV

In Sneakers on April 8, 2011 at 2:46 pm

There has been some mystery as to what the Jordan Tokyo23 is all about. Push the confusion to the side because we have the scoop. Jordan Tokyo23 is an outdoor basketball tournament that will take place in Japan. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Japan relief efforts, and the Air Jordan 5 and Jordan CP3.IV will be exclusive to the Tokyo23 event. Both shoes are set to release in May. If anything changes, I will let you know.


Nike Wmns Gladiateur 2 Concord/White

In Sneakers on April 8, 2011 at 2:30 pm

Some ladies hate them, some ladies like them, and some ladies love them. The Nike Gladiateur 2 sandals is now available in a new color for spring/summer. Ladies, before you unveil your toes, PLEASE make sure they are presentable. Thank you. As for the women’s Gladiateur 2, a new color is now available. The official colorway is concord/white/metallic silver/black. Ladies you can grab a pair, or fellas you can pick up a pair for your lady. Retail is $80.

A total of five colors are available at the NikeStore.


Michalsky x MCM “Urban Nomad”

In Sneakers on April 7, 2011 at 6:07 pm

Some of you might know that German designer Michael Michalsky, does not only operate his own fashion label, but also acts as the creative director of luxury leather house MCM. Ever since the designer took over MCM has celebrated quite the comeback and therefore this new collaboration only seems natural.

The Michalsky “Urban Nomad” high top sneaker got remixed with the signature MCM monogram leather. Today we showcase the more classic light brown colorway of the sneaker. In true MCM spirit, the iconic gold label tag of the leather brand has been placed on the tongue of the sneaker, sitting right behind the ankle strap.

The limited edition sneaker will see a release later next week, with more info on that coming here soon.

After the jump you get a detailed look at the Michalsky x MCM “Urban Nomad” high top sneaker.


Nike Air Max 1 “Brown Kelp” @ 21 Mercer NYC

In Sneakers on April 7, 2011 at 5:29 pm

The Nike Air Max 1 has been a popular sneaker design as of late, being done-up in a number of interesting colorways. But if you had your eye particularly on the one boasting a “brown kelp” upper, which we reported on a little over a week ago, then here’s some release information. This Nike Air Max 1 is now available from select Nike retailers including the Nike Sportswear flagship store located at 21 Mercer street in New York City. If you can’t make it, however, these are also expected to release from other in-store Nike carriers soon.