Articles by: John

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Solebox x adidas EQT Running Guidance 93 | First Look

Berlin’s Solebox has released enough joint-venture sneakers that fans know what to expect whenever co-owner Hikmet Sugoer announces a new project. More often than not, the shoe is a retro silhouette that stays true to the spirit of its origins, with color blocking that can veer on audacious … READ MORE

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Aimé Leon Dore – 0214 Collection and Concept Shop Preview

NYC-based menswear brand Aimé Leon Dore is set to launch its highly anticipated third collection, entitled 0214 “New York,” beginning November 20th. As this teaser image suggests, the goods will be heavily inspired by the Big Apple of the early ’80s New, paying homage to the the … READ MORE

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LeBron James Covers Sneaker News Volume One

Exciting news from our sister site Sneaker News: the inaugural issue of their new magazine will feature none other than LeBron James on the cover. Inside Volume One, readers can expect an exclusive interview with King James, featuring a sneaker-heavy discussion spanning personal insights from his signature Nike line to his … READ MORE

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Nike Free Inneva Tech

Nike has bestowed a subtle revision to the Nike Free Inneva, appending a “Tech” designation to the shoe’s name while adding reflective elements to the toe area of the woven upper. The craftsmanship that goes into each pair is highlighted by the unique nylon webbing, interlaced by … READ MORE

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Staple x Naturel Holiday 2014 Collection

In keeping with the brand’s tradition of supporting and showcasing artists within their line, the Staple crew announces a new collaborative capsule featuring the artwork of Naturel, an up-and-coming artist from Washington D.C. known for his neo-cubist style, as well as novel interpretations of street culture references. His visual iconography … READ MORE

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Tony Hawk Rides World’s First Real Hoverboard

Last month we got a first look at the Hendo Hoverboard, the world’s first real hoverboard, created by a Los Gatos, California, startup whose Kickstarter page for the project is going strong. And who better to take a ride on the pioneering invention than a genuine skateboard … READ MORE

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The City of Gods – Fall 2014 Collection Lookbook

Emerging NYC-based steetwear label The City of Gods is the latest project from design and lifestyle branding mastermind Dice, an industry veteran whose resume includes partnerships with the likes of Nike, ALIFE and 40oz NY (not to mention his notorious “Bible Study” parties). The City of Gods’ Fall 2014 collection is … READ MORE

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Ken Block’s Gymkhana 7: Wild in the Streets of Los Angeles

Anticipation for Gymkhana 7 was ratcheted up as soon as we laid eyes on Ken Block‘s insane 845-horsepower all-wheel-drive 1965 Mustang — dubbed the “Hoonicorn” — and now the wait is over, as this latest installment of Gymkhana, subtitled “Wild in the Streets of Los Angeles,” is available now … READ MORE

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PUMA R698 “Snow Splatter” Pack

The PUMA R698 has become a popular silhouette for special collaborative releases in recent years, but this season finds the retro runner set to launch as a standalone model, featuring a trio of colorways gathered under the “Snow Splatter” banner. As the title suggests, each pair is inspired … READ MORE

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Nike KD 7 Lifestyle – Black/Metallic Gold

Whereas last month’s Nike KD Lifestyle featured a sterling white colorway reflecting Kevin Durant’s rise to stardom, this upcoming style in black pays homage to the OKC star’s capacity for the daily grind of putting in work behind the scenes. The aesthetic is a reflection of the sweat … READ MORE

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Burn Rubber x New Balance 572

Detroit’s Burn Rubber has teamed up once again with New Balance, coming together on the 572 silhouette as the collaborative canvas. Staying true to their roots, the Burn Rubber crew took inspiration from a homegrown fixture native to their home state of Michigan: Vernors, the oldest surviving ginger ale brand in the … READ MORE