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adidas Originals Micropacer OG | A Closer Look

Originally previewed here in July, the adidas Originals Micropacer OG is available now in stores. The vintage runner is currently enjoying its 30th birthday, having originally released in 1984 as the first shoe to feature a built-in pedometer, located for easy visibility on the exposed tongue. The … READ MORE

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How to be a Sneakerhead, According to DeMar DeRozan’s Instagram

Straight out of Compton, DeMar DeRozan made a name for himself when he became one of the most sought after college recruits in 2008. His meteoric rise continues when he joined the USC Trojans later that year, becoming the third highest scoring freshman in USC history. Now … READ MORE

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adidas Skateboarding x Streetmachine – “A League” Collection

2014 sees Streetmachine being voted as the best  European skate shop by the Bright European Skateboard Awards, the same year it celebrates its 25th anniversary. The Copenhagen based retailer is celebrating the quarter century mark by joining forces with adidas Skateboarding, producing the A League Collection that recognizes a shared … READ MORE

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Nike Lunar TR1 “Week Zero” Collection

Twenty-seven years ago Nike invented the cross-training shoe to meet the needs of multi-sport athletes, and the latest development in state-of-the-art performance training footwear takes the form of the Nike Lunar TR1. And now the Swoosh is using the shoe to celebrate the upcoming college football season, with special colorways dedicated to the Texas … READ MORE

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Buscemi 100MM – Orange

Buscemi, Jon Buscemi‘s namesake brand, releases another new colorway of the premium 100MM sneakers. As we approach the fall season, the orange tone evokes falling leaves in autumn. Constructed from full grain Italian calf leather, each pair is crafted masterfully in Civitanova, Italy, a mecca for luxury … READ MORE

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Nike SB Zoom Stefan Janoski CNVS PRM QS – “Beach”

Releasing very soon from Nike SB is the latest design from popular skateboarder Stefan Janoski. Reverting to the original silhouette, this quickstrike sneaker is constructed from canvas uppers with custom designed pattern. Dubbed as the Beach, the summer themed pair features an aerial view of a crowded … READ MORE

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Air Jordan 3 “Shark, Alligator, & Kangaroo” by JBF Customs

As part of its tribute to Shark Week, JBF Customs unveils one of the more attractive Air Jordan custom jobs we’ve encountered in recent times. The design features a tonal black upper utilizing mostly shark leather, complemented with alligator in lieu of the shoe’s iconic elephant print, … READ MORE

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Nike KD7 “Calm Before the Storm”

This latest edition of the Nike KD7 — dubbed the “Calm Before the Storm” — features neutral grey base accented with pops of pink throughout, giving rise to the imagery of deceptively tranquil skies abruptly giving way to stormy skies. Nike designers wove the transitory weather narrative … READ MORE

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Nike Solarsoft Moccasin QS – Tour Yellow/Black

With Summer 2014 coming to a close, Nike Sportswear is wrapping up the season with its new “Solar Summer” Collection. Consists of two Solarsoft Moccasin, including this Tour Yellow/Black edition seen here, all with distinctive palm leaf imprint in multicolor. Featuring a Neoprene mesh sock line and … READ MORE

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Native Apollo Moc – Black/Gum | Release Info

The Apollo Moc is Native‘s sure-to-be future classic, featuring a no-sew upper built with a special microfiber blend. Perforations at the forefoot make for ventilated comfort, while the minimalist silhouette is ultra-lightweight, weighing the same as 23 and a half regulation-sized marshmallows. This sleek all-black colorway is … READ MORE

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Rukus x Nike SB Dunk Low “Crawfish”

Based in Baton Rouge, Rukus Board Shop is the latest shop to offer their take on the iconic Nike SB Dunk.  Given the previous successes of Concepts crustacean themed dunks (both red and blue lobsters), Rukus’s choice of a crawfish themed shoe was certainly an ambitious one.  Fear … READ MORE