Articles by: John

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Supra Unveils the Hammer Run

Based on Jim Greco’s signature Hammer skate shoe, the Supra Hammer Run is a streamlined reinterpretation of its predecessor, built for optimum comfort and maximum support. The stripped-down silhouette features an upper composed of lightweight, breathable mesh and microfiber, mounted on a soft EVA SUPRAFOAM midsole. The padded … READ MORE

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AFE Tokyo x CHAMP Magazine “Black Night Run”

As previously noted, the Nike Genealogy of Free Black Pack, celebrating the 10th anniversary of Nike Free, comprises three shoes equipped with Nike Free technology — the Free 5.0, Free Run+ 2, Free 5.0 OG — as well as three additional silhouettes influenced by the Nike Free … READ MORE

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New Balance M530GNO

Following the release of a duo of OG colorways, the New Balance 530 gets a launch this month in a new grey-based hue, featuring a combination of mesh and synthetic leather across the build. Contrasting hits of navy and orange add pops of color to the ’90s-era … READ MORE

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Afew x KangaROOS Coil R1 “Peanut Butter” – Teaser

Last month we saw a premium take on the KangaROOS Coil R1, courtesy of German retailer Suppa. Now we get a preview of the same silhouette, made in collaboration with yet another Teutonic sneaker boutique. This time around it’s Afew, who’s done up the retro runner in … READ MORE

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Nike Blazer Mid – Marble Mesh

Nike bestows a new look to a historical hardwood classic, one that’s been granted a second life as a street-ready lifestyle sneaker. We’re talking, of course, about the venerable Nike Blazer Mid, which arrives in a breathable mesh build finished in a combination of basic black and … READ MORE

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HUF Fall 2014 Apparel Collection – Delivery 1 | Available Now

We’ve already seen HUF‘s capsule collection that pays homage to famed post-punk New York band Blondie, and now we get a look at the skate brand’s larger apparel range for Fall 2014. The goods feature easy-to-wear athletic-inspired basics — including a football top and raglan-sleeve baseball tee … READ MORE

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Herschel Supply Co. – 3M Scotchlite Wallet Collection

For Fall 2014, Herschel Supply continues to its mission to develop new material combinations for the brand’s supremely functional suite of products. The latest project finds assorted wallet styles finished in reflective 3M Scotchlite, complemented with contrast red accents to highlight the luminescent qualities of the 3M … READ MORE

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adidas Basketball – Crazylight Boost

In addition to the D Rose 5 Boost, adidas has installed the brand’s game-changing Boost technology to another new basketball shoe, the Crazylight Boost. Weighing in at just 11.6 ounces, the Crazylight Boost is built to maximize the energy benefits of Boost, featuring performance elements like a … READ MORE

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Levi’s Vintage Clothing – Fall/Winter 2014 Collection Lookbook

Levi’s Vintage Clothing — the premium, retro-inspired arm of the denim giant — offers up an inventive Fall/Winter 2014 lookbook, fraught with a ’70s aesthetic that extends both to the clothes as well as the charmingly vintage Close Encounters of the Third Kind-inspired narrative. Looming storm clouds … READ MORE

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size? x PUMA Wilderness Pack – Part 2

On the heels of last month’s size? x PUMA Wilderness Pack, the two parties have reconvened for the hotly anticipated follow-up. Part 2 comprises the PUMA Blaze of Glory and Disc Blaze silhouettes, spanning the harsh terrain environments of the jungle and the mountains, respectively.  The Blaze … READ MORE

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adidas Basketball Unveils the D Rose 5 Boost

adidas has taken the wraps off Derrick Rose’s fifth signature shoe, the D Rose 5 Boost. As the moniker suggests, the high-top silhouette features full-length Boost cushioning technology, delivering heightened energy return and step-in comfort to ensure maximum performance, as well as an all-new EVA fit-cage good … READ MORE