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Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max – Black/Volt

This latest colorway of the Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max highlights a number of fan-favorite details, including a Max Air unit, speckled Free-inspired Phylon midsole and bright Volt coloring at the quarter panels. While the neutral black and vibrant Volt color scheme plays off nicely against the … READ MORE

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Footpatrol x Reebok Instapump Fury 20th Anniversary

Reebok‘s ongoing 20th anniversary celebration of the Insta Pump Fury finds the groundbreaking shoe getting a design assist from London’s own Footpatrol. The resulting build features a mix of different materials — including suede, leather and synthetic — used in the service of a navy and tan … READ MORE

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Baskèts Amsterdam x Quick QR78

Baskèts Amsterdam has teamed up with the historic Dutch sportswear brand Quick, founded in 1905 as a manufacturer of football boots. The joint ventures centers around the latter’s QR78, originally released in 1978 and updated here with detailing and materials fit for contemporary wear. The traditionally styled … READ MORE

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Public School x Air Jordan 1 – “PSNY” | Detailed Look

After toiling for years in sweats and tears, Public School’s designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne are enjoying the fruits of their labor with a succession of awards. First came the 2013 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, then the 2014 CFDA award for Menswear Designer of the Year followed … READ MORE

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New Balance M1400HB

We already know that New Balance‘s literary-inspired Connoisseur Authors Collection features one pair of the brand’s classic 1400 silhouette, but it appears another one has joined its ranks. This one — the new Balance M1400HB — carries a tonal black mesh and suede upper with accenting hits … READ MORE

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adidas Unveils Customizable Energy Boost ESM

The adidas Energy Boost has been reworked with both aesthetic and functional details, featuring a new upper made from seamless engineered stretch mesh, combined with Techfit layers that hug the foot. The revamped upper is mounted on a midsole providing superior cushioning and unmatched energy return, via … READ MORE

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visvim Skagway Slip-On – Summer 2014

For Summer 2014, visvim presents its Skagway Slip-On in two-tone designs, featuring lightweight denim on the forefoot portion of the upper, paired with soft suede paneling bringing up the rear. Details include a leather lined interior, contrast white rubber Dainite sole unit (lightly distressed for a one-of-a-kind … READ MORE

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Ronnie Fieg x PUMA for Dover Street Market XT-2 “Achromatic”

We present a detailed look at the Ronnie Fieg x PUMA for Dover Street Market XT-2, the joint footwear venture to complement the KITH x Dover Street Market “Achromatic” apparel collection. In formulating the design for this special edition of the XT-2, Ronnie took the achromatic concept … READ MORE

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Vans California Collection – Material Mixup Pack

For Fall 2014, Vans California Collection debuts new menswear-inspired colorways of the Old Skool Reissue CA and Slip-On 59 CA. Mixed material combinations cover the uppers of both, with suede and corduroy featured on a duo of Old Skools, plus two additional styles using suede and a … READ MORE

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adidas Originals ZX 6000 W – “OG Snakeskin”

In what some are calling “OG Snakeskin” design, the adidas Originals ZX 6000 W is making its way to selected stores worldwide. Part of the new adidas Originals Women’s Luxury Snake Pack, the ZX 6000 features an all-mesh upper in Chalk White with hits of St Deep … READ MORE

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ASICS Gel-Lyte III – Grey/Sax/Red

By now, we are familiar with the ASICS Gel-Lyte III, and its very distinct split-tongue design. Over several years of high profile collaboration projects, the now-famous model transitioned from athletics sneaker into a lifestyle one. Furthermore, ASICS is rolling out more styles than ever, as we witness … READ MORE