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Michael Jordan and Tinker Hatfield at Palais 23

At the Jordan Palais 23 — a sprawling consumer experience celebrating the 30th anniversary of Air Jordan — Michael Jordan himself sat down for a Q&A session hosted by ESPN’s Michelle Beadle. In the accompanying screenshot of the live stream, MJ is sitting next to Nike design legend …

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 Mag Plutonium Case

The highly coveted Nike Mags are considered to be somewhat of the holy grail of sneakers. First introduced in the classic film Back to the Future Part II, they stopped the world with their light-up panels and self-fastening laces. In 2011, the legendary Tinker Hatfield design was …

15 On-Feet Photos of the New Nike Air Max Zero

Today marks the second annual Air Max Day and Nike has celebrated it in a big way by releasing the previously unseen Air Max Zero. The Tinker Hatfield-design was actually a sketch that preceded the original Air Max 1 that debuted in 1987 and after spending nearly …

Nike Air Max Zero – The One Before the 1

There is a quote from Confucius that goes, “study the past, if you would divine the future”. While it may be just a tad presumptuous to think that he had the sneaker game in mind when he uttered those words, it’s certainly the case that more than 2500 years later, the Chinese philosopher’s words ring particularly true for the lifestyle running shoe market. The chase for authenticity and bringing the past to life is a major…

Nike Roshe Run Mid “Grimm”

Made especially for the Grimm Gala that was held this past Saturday, the Nike Roshe Run Mid “Grimm” just might be the rarest pair ever. The charity event worked in conjunction with the OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital, which has worked with Nike very extensively in the past, …

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 …

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 …