Tag results for: Tinker Hatfield

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Nike Air Tech Challenge II “Hot Lava” Returns in 2014 | Preview

Some like it hot. And others like it volcanic. If you’re in that second group, then you need to listen up. The most sought-after look for the iconic Nike Air Tech Challenge 2 made famous by Andrew Agassi is making a comeback in 2014. Perhaps Nike has … READ MORE

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Nike Air Tech Challenge II – Suede Pack

After some time in the shadows, the Nike Air Tech Challenge 2 is making its way back into the spotlight in the form of three new looks that will be hard to ignore. Each model comes in a two-toned colorway, presenting the Agassi sneaker in a Suede … READ MORE

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The Game Plan by Champs Sports – Nike Sportswear Safari Pack

Inspired by an unassuming couch with deluxe ostrich leather appointment during a New York City furniture store visit, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield’s “Safari” print forever changed the notion of how sneaker should look like when the Beaverton-base company launched the Air Safari in 1987. Now, 26 years … READ MORE

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designboom – Interview with Tinker Hatfield

The man. The designer. The legend. The genius behind almost every of His Airness’ sneakers and everyone else’s favorite footwear, Tinker Hatfield is almost god-like to sneakerheads. The Nike designer is an elusive get, but designboom was able to snag an interview with the chef of the … READ MORE

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The Sneaker Ball: Nike’s Air Max celebration | Paris

It’s almost hard to believe a world before the Nike Air Max, which first hit the market back in 1987. It was one of Nike’s (and the sneaker industry as whole) biggest technology and stylistic innovations. To help pay tribute to the small air-filled capsule at the … READ MORE

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Nike Air Tech Challenge II “Wimbledon”

Although Roger Federer and his Nike Zoom Vapor Tour 9 LE‘s are in the Wimbledon spotlight today, years ago it was Andre Agassi that was dominating the game (and pushing the limits of the dress code). With Agassi’s return to the brand, it’s fitting that his shoes are, … READ MORE

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Nike HTM Trainer+ Special Edition | London and Milan Exclusive

Joining the bubblicious Flyknit Racer Special Edition we previewed earlier today, Nike launches this equally exclusive HTM Trainer+ with a multi-colored build. Continuing the on-going collaboration between Fragment Design Founder Hiroshi Fujiwara, Nike designer/god Tinker Hatfield, and Nike President & CEO Mark Parker under the HTM Collection … READ MORE

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ESPN Sports Center – “Michael Jordan 50: It’s Gotta Be The Shoes” | Video

Not only this Sunday will mark the 2013 NBA All-Star Game, but it will also be Michael Jordan’s 50th birthday. Both as a way to honor the basketball legend and a look back at his astonishing career, Sports Center on ESPN compiled a mini documentary on not … READ MORE

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Air Jordan XIII Retro – “Squadron Blue” | Release Info

The very first design for then newly established Jordan Brand, the Air Jordan XIII was a groundbreaking design for the label and veteran designer Tinker Hatfield. Based on the central design theme of a panther/black cat, the AJ13 had a high-tech fabric upper to provide ample ventilation … READ MORE

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Nike HTM Flyknit Chukka | Release Info

It was around this time last year that the masterminds behind Nike‘s exclusive HTM line (made up of style ambassador Hiroshi Fujiwara, Nike design legend Tinker Hatfield and Nike CEO Mark Parker) released their first collection of footwear built with Nike’s groundbreaking Flyknit technology. This year’s follow-up … READ MORE

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Nike Lunar Flyknit Chukka HTM Snow Style Pack

Under the uber-limited HTM imprint, two colorways of the highly anticipated Nike Lunar Flyknit Chukka have recently dropped in Japan. Dubbed the Snow Style Pack, the kicks come in Blue Glow or Light Charcoal variations, both featuring a lightly speckled Lunarlon sole unit and contrast white laces. … READ MORE