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Sneaker Con Detroit August 2015 Event Recap

This past weekend, Sneaker Con rolled into the Motor City for the first time in the history of the event. Detroit’s legions of dedicated sneaker aficionados convened in Cobo Center to participate in their requisite buying, selling and trading, while also showing off the heat on their …

McLaren 650S Spider Nürburgring 24H Edition – Revealed

Nearly a year after the event itself was held, Frankfurt-based Dörr Motorsport has just unvield their own limited McLaren 650S Spider Nürburgring 24H Edition. Designed to mark the achievement of team driver Kevin Estre clocking the fastest qualifying time (8’10”) on the iconic 24 Hours of Nürburgring, …

Nike Air Huarache Utility

After releasing a slew of retro styles this past summer, Nike gives its iconic Air Huarache a fairly radical makeover to produce the Air Huarache Utility, set to hit store shelves in four introductory colorways. The build uses the signature hallmarks of the retro runner — including …

Shwood Introduces the Oxidized Collection

For its latest material experiment project, Shwood harnesses the visual appeal of a simple elemental reaction to introduce the Oxidized Collection. The offering uses two styles of the Canby frame, available in either Fifty/Fifty or Select versions of the classic silhouette. The former uses a premium Mazzucchelli acetate build, …

Nike Running “Modern Gold Rush” Pack

Nike Running introduces the “Modern Gold Rush Pack,” featuring a trio of silhouettes collected as a paean to the Santa Monica runner. This athlete is laid back until he or she laces them up, meaning the one place you can count on to find this runner is …

The IWC Portofino Hand-Wound Monopusher: A Sophisticated Chronograph

After proving themselves invaluable for decades, traditionally-designed chronograph timepieces have always enjoyed a deep following. However, for those looking for the functionality, but with a slightly more sophisticated and subtle look, this IWC Portofino Hand-Wound Monopusher might be the answer. Known for their technical sophistication, the IWC …

OTH x Vans Slip-On LX

Montreal-based retailer Off the Hook has teamed up once again with Vans, and for this go-round the joint venture centers around a special-edition Vans Slip-On LX, celebrating the shop’s 15th anniversary, as well as its dual Greek and Quebecois heritage. The Greek letters for alpha and omega — symbolizing …

Will Smith Takes on the NFL in the Gripping Trailer for “Concussion”

Sony Pictures has released the first trailer for Concussion, a film that’s sure to raise the hackles of Roger Goodell and the NFL. Based on a true story, Concussion stars Will Smith as Dr. Bennet Omalu, the forensic pathologist and neuropathologist who originally made the link between chronic …

Nike SB Zoom All Court CK

Nike SB team rider Cory Kennedy has always enjoyed skating the Nike All Court, so the Swoosh designed one specifically for him. The resulting Nike SB Zoom All Court CK features the signature rubber toecap and a vulcanized outsole, treated with a high-grip herringbone pattern. Innovative tweaks come in the form …