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Nike Waffle Sole Soft Case for Apple iPhone 5/5S

Perhaps seeing the popularity of the http://freshnessmag.com/2013/08/21/belkin-x-vans-rubber-waffle-sole-cases-for-apple-iphone-5-ipod-touch/” target=”_blank”>Belkin x VANS Rubber Waffle Sole Cases for iPhone 5/5S, http://nike.com” target=”_blank”>Nike decided to follow suit with its own version. Though not as identifiable as the version by VANS, Nike devotees will recognize the studded outsole design that http://freshnessmag.com/2011/03/01/nike-holy-grail-bowerman-family-unveils-long-lost-waffle-iron/” target=”_blank”>Bill … READ MORE


Nike Basketball 1992-2012 Nike Air Hyperflight (2001)

Following on the heels of the technologically advanced http://freshnessmag.com/2012/08/02/nike-basketball-1992-2012-nike-shox-bb4-2000/” target=”_blank”>Nike Shox BB4 released in 2000, http://nike.com” target=”_blank”>Nike continued with the futuristic theme by designing a shoe that, as lead designer Eric Avar put it, would be exactly what Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman would make himself: the Nike … READ MORE


Nike Sportswear BB51 Destroyer Jacket

While current sports news headlines are dominated by the latest dispatches from London, as well as updates from the last-minute maneuverings in the wake of the MLB trade deadline, we sports fans are also tracking the latest news from NFL training camps. http://nike.com/” target=”_blank”>Nike, named the official … READ MORE


NIKEiD Air Force 1 iD 10th Mountain Division Design Options | Available on May 1st

Not only will it be the latest edition honoring the 30th anniversary of http://nike.com” target=”_blank”>Nike’s iconic basketball sneaker, the Air Force 1. The latest design option to be available on the http://nikeid.com” target=”_blank”>NIKEiD customization program also adds a humanistic prospective by paying tribute to the storied http://army.mil” … READ MORE


RE-Fresh: Nike Cortez (1985)

Produced by: Dan Hwang Written by: Jesse Carr Our next segment for the http://freshnessmag.com/category/re-fresh/” target=”_blank”>RE-Fresh project looks at what may be Nike’s most iconic running silhouette—the Cortez. The Cortez, in short, launched the http://nike.com” target=”_blank”>Nike brand. Some sources have the origin of the Cortez reaching back as … READ MORE

Courtsey of Geoff Hollister & The Oregonian

R.I.P. – Geoff Hollister 1946 – 2012 | Nike Employee #3 + Father of Windrunner Jacket & Aqua Sock

Often called “Nike’s Employee #3″, Geoff Hollister passed away yesterday, just three days after his 66th birthday, after a long battle with cancer. The Oregon native was born on February 3rd, 1946 and was an Oregonian in every sense of the term. After graduating from South Eugene … READ MORE


Liberty x Nike Sportswear WMNS SFB Premium QS

Over engineered to withstand the rigorous terrains elite U.S. military units face daily in armed conflict zones worldwide, the http://nikesportswear.com” target=”_blank”>Nike Sportswear’s Special Field Boot is also a tribute to selfless contributions made by men in the military, including those of http://nike.com” target=”_blank”>Nike Co-Founder Bill Bowerman, who … READ MORE


Freshness Week In Review: 2/27/2011 3/06/2011

The focus this week depends a bit on perspective; there were a number of notable announcements, spanning a number of themes. For the Cult of Mac, the biggest event this week was obviously Tuesday’s unveiling of the iPad 2, by Steve Jobs, who came off a leave … READ MORE


Nike Holy Grail – Bowerman Family Unveils Long Lost Waffle Iron

At best, it looks like a rusted bear trap. But what Melissa Bowerman stumped upon that fateful day was the Holy Grail to one of the world’s most successful corporation, http://nike.com” target=”_blank”>Nike. What Ms. Bowerman found in her late father’s home was the very waffle iron that … READ MORE