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10 Pieces of Air Max-Inspired Art

Nike, perhaps earlier than any footwear/athletics company, understood that the sneakers we choose and the clothes we wear are a representation of who we are.  For most of us we dress ourselves in a way that reflects the choices we’ve made, couldn’t or didn’t care to make, …

Très Bien x Haerfest Japanese Nylon Backpack Collection

Along with the retailer’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Très Bien has teamed up Haerfest to release the Japanese Nylon Backpack. The minimalist carryall — finished in olive, navy and black hues — features a Japanese nylon body with traditional top zip closure, leather trim and a reinforced leather bottom. …

Why adidas Passed On Michael Jordan

By now we all know that Michael Jordan considered making the jump from Nike to adidas long before the Air Jordan line became the legend it is today. What we don’t know, however, is that MJ nearly signed with the Three Stripes as a rookie. In 1984, …

ASICS Gel Lyte III – White/Black/Orange

Just ask any San Francisco Giants fan, black and orange make for an unbeatable combo. The complementary hues take center stage on this latest colorway of the ASICS Gel Lyte III, which also features a clean white mesh base, leather side stripes and neutral grey suede overlays. The …

Nike Sneakerheads Put Apple Fanboys To Shame

According to Business Insider, sneakerheads are “rabid collectors and aficionados of rare, limited and exclusive sneakers”. In a new segment titled “Nike Sneakerheads Put Apple Fanboys To Shame”, they compare Jordan releases to product launches from the Cupertino-based tech giant. Their research showed that a new iPhone …

Nike Training – What Drives World No. 1 Golfer Rory McIlroy

Nike Training has launched a new documentary series that explores “obsession with athleticism” and first up is four-time major champion and current world number one golfer, Rory McIlroy. He revealed to Nike that less than five years ago, he was unable to stand on one leg for …

Freshness Curated: 10 Online Destinations for Menswear

A recent study by the research firm IbisWorld indicated that growth in online sales of menswear, covering the period from 2010 to 2015, outpaced all other categories that the analysts examined, which included groceries, computers and tablets, and cameras and camcorders. According to retail industry experts, part …

Beats by Dr. Dre Exclusively Premieres Blur Live Fan Gig

English rock band Blur formed in 1988 and went on to gain a massive following, helping popularize Britpop around the world. After spending some time away from the limelight, they’re prepared to make a grand return with their first studio album in twelve years, sixteen as a …

Nike Basketball “Net Collectors Society” Collection

Nike Basketball‘s “Net Collectors Society” collection honors the March Madness tradition of championship teams cutting down the net after winning the NCAA tournament. The collection features a duo of Nike Basketball silhouettes in the form of the Hyperchase and Zoom HyperRev 2015, along with a matching men’s basketball …