Articles by: John

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New Balance MT580 – Racing Pack

While the New Balance MT580 was built for the trail, this MT580BY style is inspired by the fastest cars in the world, featuring a suede and mesh build in contrasting blue and yellow — an iconic racing color palette. The shoe’s uniquely constructed midsole, highlighted by a TPU … READ MORE

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Nike Free Orbit II SP Cool Grey

Designed by Nathan VanHook (the designer responsible for the Nike Yeezy 2), the Nike Free Orbit II SP is updated with a Free 5.0 sole unit, atop of which is a visually striking upper, featuring a raised geometric design in different variations throughout, plus a mesh toe-box … READ MORE

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Vans LXVI Python Pack

The mission of the Vans LXVI line is to offer footwear that takes advantage of the latest technology, resulting in stylish shoes that place the emphasis on performance and comfort. This latest pack from the advanced sub-brand uses python-print throughout the range, whether it’s used as decorative … READ MORE

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The Hundreds x Reebok Pump – Teaser

Los Angeles-based streetwear brand The Hundreds has entered into countless joint ventures in its 10-plus years in the business, but this teaser reveals an upcoming collaborative project of an entirely different kind, one that should get The Hundreds loyalists pumped up in anticipation. The image depicts Reebok‘s … READ MORE

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atmos x PONY Slam Dunk Hi – “Statue of Liberty Green”

Twinned with a “Big Apple Red” colorway, the “Statue of Liberty Green” edition of the PONY Slam Dunk Hi makes up the footwear contingent of the co-branded atmos x PONY “New York State of Mind” collection. Based on the ’80s hardwood classic, the retro high-top sports a green … READ MORE

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Danner – Spring 2014 Stumptown Collection Lookbook

Based out of Portland, Oregon, Danner continues to build on its archive-inspired “Stumptown” collection, first introduced in 2011. For Spring 2014, the heritage footwear brand finds inspiration from the great outdoors, with standout silhouettes taking the form of the new low-cut Mt. Tabor, built with rich Horween leather … READ MORE

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atmos x PONY Slam Dunk Hi – “Big Apple Red”

We present a close-up look at the PONY Slam Dunk Hi “Big Apple Red,” one of the two colorways of the no-frills high-top from the atmos x PONY “New York State of Mind” collection. As the name suggests, the shoe is draped in a tonal red hue, … READ MORE

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BAIT x Saucony Shadow Original – “Cruel World 2”

The first BAIT x Saucony Shadow Original “Cruel World” was built with absolutely zero materials derived from animals, promoting awareness for animal rights while at the same time raising over $15,000 for the Los Angeles-based charity A Place Called Home. Now the SoCal sneaker boutique has teamed up … READ MORE

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Stampd – Black Gods Jersey Tank

Summer isn’t far off, and the best way to keep cool is to lose your sleeves while donning ventilated and breathable fabrics. The Black Gods Jersey Tank from L.A.-based Stampd fits the bill, featuring black mesh jersey construction with white leather applique “GODS” lettering across the chest. … READ MORE