Tag results for: Tinker Hatfield

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The History of Air Jordan 7 by Champs Sports

While the rest of the world takes their sneakers for granted – bruising them from day one – sneakerheads respect the latest addition to their family of wearable art. Among the brands with the greatest lineage in footwear history is the Air Jordan, many of which have … READ MORE

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Tinker Hatfield Talks Nike Air Mag 2015 Release with Power Laces

Agenda Emerge is a forum for streetwear, surf, action sports, lifestyle and sneaker industry innovators and leaders to gather and give insights and advice about their respective businesses. Yesterday when Tinker Hatfield took the stage, the topic that caught everyone’s attention was the upcoming Nike Air Mag … READ MORE

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The Game Plan by Champs Sports – Jordan Legend Blue Collection

Somehow, Tinker Hatfield always knew Michael Jordan would return to basketball one day after his retirement, a reason why the Nike design guru went ahead and created the Air Jordan 11 while Jordan was still uncertain about his baseball career. Then, that fateful day came on March … READ MORE

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Roger Federer Talks Kicks: Nike Court Zoom Vapor AJ3

This past Sunday, Roger Federer wore the black/cement edition of his Nike Court Zoom Vapor AJ3, a hybrid that merges his signature model with the Air Jordan 3. Taking their inspiration from two of the greatest athletes in the history of sports, the two models that lend … READ MORE

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NikeCourt Zoom Vapor Tour AJ3 – “Black/Cement” | Release Info

Circle next Monday, November 10th, as Nike releases the highly anticipated Nike Zoom Vapor Tour Air Jordan 3 in Black/Cement. Now officially designated as NikeCourt Zoom Vapor Tour AJ3, this follow-up to August’s White/Cement release features the same tumbled premium leather upper, elephant print accents along the … READ MORE

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Nike Air Trainer Huarache Premium | Release Reminder

Like the Nike Air technology that came before it, the Nike Huarache silhouette helped to redefine the footwear category when introduced back in the early 90s. Now, 23 years later, its “less is more” design approach is found throughout the athletic footwear industry, a testament to Nike’s … READ MORE

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Air Jordan 14 – “Wolf Grey” | NikeStore Release Info

Inspired partly by Michael Jordan’s own Ferrari 550 Maranello, the Air Jordan XIV was another prime example of how Nike designers Tinker Hatfield and Mike Smith seamlessly infused aspects of Jordan’s penchants into his signature footwear. Featuring a full-grain leather upper, perforated and sewn in a similar … READ MORE

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Nike Free Mercurial Superfly HTM “Volt”

Last month the Nike HTM design triumvirate dropped a refined black colorway of the Nike Free Mercurial Superfly HTM with little fanfare. Luckily we’re given a bit of advanced notice for this Volt follow-up. Once again, the shoe integrates Nike‘s current suite of performance technologies — made up of … READ MORE

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Nike Free Mercurial Superfly HTM

Similar to the introduction of the Nike HTM Flyknit Collection back in 2012, the design collective of HTM – fragment design’s Hiroshi Fujiwara, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield and Mark Parker, CEO of Nike Inc., came together once again to introduce the new iteration of the Nike Sportswear, … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XX9: Tailored For Flight – Official Unveiling | Event Recap

When ESPN’s Michael Smith took a pause for a moment while in the midst of his conversation with Tinker Hatfield, everyone knew it was time to scan the stage. In a fashion like a preacher greeting his congregation, Michael Jordan walked into the temple he helped to built… … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XX9 – Official Unveiling Event in New York City | Live Updates

With ESPN’s Michael Smith as the MC, members of the media, press, VIPs, NBA players from the present and past, are gathering now at a undisclosed location in New York City for the unveiling of Air Jordan XX9. Draped in larger-than-life images of basketball greats and with … READ MORE