Articles by: Greg

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ASICS Rebrands Lifestyle/Sportswear Line as ASICS Tiger

In 2013 ASICS Americas’ segment surpassed the European segment in net sales, an accomplishment that was repeated in 2014. While both segments experienced significant growth in 2014, it’s clear that ASICS’ focus is on continued growth in the Americas. Given that ASICS readily acknowledges the primary driver of its … READ MORE

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Nike Solarsoft Moc QS “Monotone Camo” Pack

The Nike Solarsoft Moc QS “Monotone Camo” Pack consists of an all black and an all white monochromatic pair of the moccasin inspired shoes. At first glance these appear to be closer to white and black leather walkers than a lifestyle sneaker, but upon closer inspection each … READ MORE

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NikeLab Teases Upcoming Air Force 1 “Uptown” Release

NikeLab has hit us with an Air Force 1 teaser, showing a white midsole with the signature AIR and piping done up in a graffiti type font. They added one more clue by tweeting, “uptown is calling”. Given the type font and uptown reference there is a … READ MORE

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Nike Dunk High CMFT | Available Now

Anyone with flat feet who’s worn a pair of Nike Dunks can likely tell you that the only drawback to the sneakers is they aren’t always the most comfortable when worn for an extended period of time. However, fear not my flat-footed brethren, as the Nike Dunk … READ MORE

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Nike Lunar Force 1 ’14 Suede | Available Now

It’s always a risky venture whenever a brand attempts to redesign a classic shoe. Nike’s Lunar Force 1 stayed true to the most important design elements of the iconic Air Force 1 however, and as a result has reaped the benefits. The most recent iteration to hit … READ MORE

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Puma NYC Collection – Spring 2015

Later this spring Puma is set to release a New York City and Brooklyn inspired collection of kicks. The XT2 and R698, two of Puma’s classic runners that have seen retro success in the last few years, are presented in an all over newspaper print along with black … READ MORE

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Nike Air Force 1 ’07 LV8 “Croc and Gum” Pack | Available Now

As we previewed back in December, the Nike Air Force 1 ’07 LV8 “Croc and Gum” pack is now available. Consisting of four crocodile emobossed upper Air Force 1s, each pair of this foursome sits atop a clean gum sole. This pack shows why when it comes … READ MORE

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Nike Fingertrap Max – Super Bowl Edition | Available Now

Taking its name from the toy finger traps that you could always get for just a few tickets at the arcade, the Nike Fingertrap Max is designed to both hug and move in step with your foot. The Super Bowl Edition, featuring a white sole and a … READ MORE

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Nike Kobe X “Blue Lagoon”

On January 31st , Nike will officially lift the veil on the 10th iteration of Kobe Bryant’s signature sneaker. All week long they have been dropping hints about the features and inspirations for the shoe on Nike Basketball, but here we get a sneak peak of one of the … READ MORE

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Nike WMNS Lunar Control

Comfort, control and customization. These three facets are the driving forces behind the new Women’s Nike Lunar Control golf shoes. The comfort comes from a Lunarlon midsole, making these the first women’s shoes to have the Nike innovation on them.   The control comes from seven spikes as … READ MORE

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UBIQ x ASICS Gel Lyte V “Hazard” | Release Reminder

Adding to the already impressive list of releases this weekend is the UBIQ x ASICS Gel Lyte V “Hazard” (previewed earlier in the week). Sporting a Gore-Tex outer and a neon lime green colorway, these kicks are clearly meant to stand out and stand up to the elements. … READ MORE