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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.

Could Jordan MTM Herald a New Sneaker Line for Jordan Brand?

When President Obama showed up today at Nike World Headquarters to deliver a speech promoting the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal, he was gifted with a special sneaker bearing a unique design pedigree. Finished in a red, white and blue design, the shoe — dubbed the Jordan MTM —  was …

Mark Parker, Tinker Hatfield and Michael Jordan Designed a Sneaker for President Obama

President Obama made an appearance at Nike World Headquarters today in support of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which promotes open commerce among the U.S. and eleven Pacific Rim nations. Like many visitors to Nike’s campus, the President will not be leaving empty handed, though his new kicks won’t be coming …

Nike Welcomes President Obama to Its World Headquarters

Today saw President Obama making an appearance at Nike‘s World Headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. Addressing hundreds of Nike workers assembled for the event, the President delivered a speech promoting the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a 12-nation trade pact potentially offering footwear tariff relief for the Swoosh. That would allow Nike to accelerate …

NikeLab Sock Dart “Black Grape” | Preview

When it first launched in 2004, the Sock Dart became the very first sneaker to be made using computerized knitting technology. Over a decade later, the innovative design has returned and still remains ahead of its time. After showing us some bright new colorways for Spring 2015, …

Nike F.C. Summer 2015 Collection

The summer 2015 Nike F.C. collection is inspired by a 2000 Nike Football advertisement, “The Mission,” premised on a rescue mission in which the asset to be recovered was a revolutionary football. The pieces take the form of the Nike F.C. N98 jacket, constructed with poly knit fabric and …

Nike Roshe Run NM Woven “Bamboo”

Since it’s hard to find something wrong with the original Roshe Run, it’s understandable that the Swoosh would want to get a little creative with its look. Enter: the Nike Roshe Run NM Woven “Bamboo”. An interesting mix of the Roshe Run that we all know and …

Nike Solarsoft Costa

Summer is almost here and Nike continues to roll out lightweight silhouettes for the warmer months ahead. The SolarSoft Costa features a minimalist look, made without any complicated details or fuss in its design. The woven cloth mesh upper offers an ample amount of breathability with its …

Nike Air Max 1 “Woven Pack”

Since its debut in 1987, the Air Max has been one of the most celebrated silhouettes in sneaker history. Following March’s annual Air Max Day, Nike has been introducing new styles and colorways of the classic runner. This time around, they’ve given it a premium makeover with …

Jordan Eclipse “Hare”

The Jordan Eclipse was introduced just a few months ago but Jordan Brand is wasting no time in making sure the lifestyle silhouette is out in a number of different styles for the summer. Continuing their ongoing relationship with Warner Brothers, we’re treated to another Bugs Bunny-inspired …