Tag results for: G.I. Joe

BAIT x G.I. Joe x New Balance 574 “Cobra Commander”

It turns out the G.I. Joe-themed 710 “Roadblock” from New Balance and SoCal retailer BAIT was just one pair of a larger pack. The sneaker-boot hybrid is joined by a New Balance standby, the classic 574, featuring a design inspired by the nefarious Cobra Commander. The colorway reflects the character’s …

BAIT x G.I. Joe x New Balance 710 “Roadblock”

New Balance joins forces with L.A. sneaker boutique BAIT to launch the 710 “Roadblack,” featuring an eye-catching design inspired by the G.I. Joe team’s heavy artillery expert of the same name. Selected for its parallels to a traditional military boot, the New Balance 710 is rendered here with …

Nike Air Foamposite One – “Snake Eyes” Customs | By Sole Swap

Sure, there’s been plenty of sneaker customizations based on G.I. Joe characters, from Cobra Commander to its successor Serpentor. Though the designs inspired by the minor characters are the most interesting at times, like this “Snake Eyes” Customs by Sole Swap. Based on the Nike Air Foamposite …

Air Jordan VI – “Cobra Commander” Customs | By Mache

At first glance we thought it was another tribute by Mache to the upcoming Iron Man 3. Instead, the Iron Patriot colorway gave way quickly to another childhood nostalgia (or nightmare), G.I. Joe‘s arch-nemesis Cobra Commander. Based on the Air Jordan VI “Olympic”, Mache deftly altered the …

LOOK/SEE x G.I. Joe Sunglasses Collection

As the Basketball Product Line manager at Nike, Kyle Yamaguchi drew on his personal history as an ’80s kid to initiate a Nike collaboration with Hasbro on a G.I. Joe collaboration. Three years later, in the role of founder and CEO for his own LOOK/SEE sunglass brand, …