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Nike got its name of today in 1972 but was founded in 1964 as Blue Ribbon Sports in Beaverton, Oregon. Founders Bill Bowerman & Philip Knight first design was the Waffle Trainer & they have since then put out too many classic models to mention. These classic models and Nike’s smart sponsorship and marketing has made them the worlds largest footwear brand. The famous swoosh logo, which adorns nearly all of Nike’s shoes, is a sign of quality and design perfection.

NIKEiD Gets Pony Hair for Roshe Run

The Nike Air Force 1 has long since been enjoying the fun texture offered by pony hair and now that experience is being extended to the popular Roshe Run line. The faux pony hair option within NIKEiD offers the same patterns here as those available with the …

Nike Air Max 1 V SP “Monotone Pack”

In March, Nike will be celebrating one of their most hallowed silhouettes – the Air Max. Among the fantastic releases coming from the legendary Swoosh brand will be the Air Max 1 V SP “Monotone Pack”. This long awaited drop features three tonal iterations of the Nike …

The Nike Kobe X Launch Space at L.A.’s Nike Vault

The Nike Vault at L.A.’s Staple Center has been the site of various special installations for Nike footwear releases, and Kobe Bryant’s 10th signature shoe was the impetus for the latest such project, conceived and created by L.A.-based Denton-Cardew Design. The Kobe X was inspired by various aspects of the …

Nike Looks to Bring Virtual Reality to NIKEiD

Always on the cutting edge of the design spear, Nike looks to be expanding their tool-kit into the world of virtual reality. Awarded over 500 patents in 2013 alone, one of the stars of the set is the concept of bringing virtual reality to NIKEiD where a …

NikeLab Gyakusou Lunaracer+ 3

Nike reveals yet another collaboration from their ongoing partnership with Japanese fashion imprint UNDERCOVER with the NikeLab Gyakusou Lunaracer+ 3. Designer Jun Takahashi brings his unique aesthetic to one of the Swoosh brand’s favorite running silhouettes and and gives it a stunning makeover. The upper is made …

Nike to Launch a Collaboration With Sacai

For the design team at Nike, a collaboration with an unexpected partner can push the brand into a new area of exploration, resulting in product that redefines the very notion of sportswear. Such is the case with the upcoming NikeLab collection with Sacai, the cult Japanese label …

Nike Kyrie 1 Flytrap

In creating the Nike Kyrie 1 basketball shoe, Nike designer Leo Chang and his team team were intent on crafting a silhouette that would respond to Kyrie Irving’s dynamic speed and quickness. The latest colorway of the shoe — finished in complementary green and mango hues — takes …

Nike Zoom City Bank | Event Recap

During 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend, Nike transformed NYC into the “City of Zoom,” an elaborate paean to the sport of basketball, as well as the lengthy, storied history between the game and the city. A key fixture of the program was the Nike Zoom City Bank, set …

Nike Air Foamposite One “Chromeposite”

Yesterday’s NBA All-Star game brought with it a host of star and NYC inspired kicks, including this Nike Air Foamposite One “Chromeposite” pair. Dressed in a highly reflective fully chromed out upper, they feature several subtle details worth noting. The tongue and heel tabs sport the studding …