Tag results for: Tinker Hatfield


askTINKER Sole Fly Private Event Recap

A testament to the popularity of Tinker Hatfield– the designer of Air Jordans III through XV and then XX, XXIII, and 2010–is that people feel honored to have the man’s signature on their Air Jordan sneakers. This privately-held event at Miami’s Sole Fly was meant to honor … READ MORE


Jordan BCT Low – Interview With Tinker Hatfield | Video

To satisfy the 2 very different activities of running and physical training, or as Tinker Hatfield called it “Trunning”, Jordan Brand asked for inputs from the design icon and creator of the Air Trainer 1. The outcome was the Jordan BCT Low, the first training specific footwear … READ MORE


Air Jordan XIII (13) Retro – Playoffs | Release Reminder

Also known as the “Black Cat”, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield set to design a sneaker that will capture Michael Jordan’s cat-like agility and reflex on the court, without knowing that “black cat” was Jordan’s nickname, the Air Jordan XIII was the last pair to be worn by … READ MORE


Freshness Week in Review: 1/23/2011 – 1/30/2011

The last week of January was dominated by shoes and cars; let’s jump right into it: Jordan Brand released the Jordan 2011 this week, which even non-sneaker heads can’t help but notice.  The new Jordan was released with all the expected fanfare, including a bevy of limited … READ MORE


Air Jordan 2011 – Introduction Video from Tom Luedeke & Tinker Hatfield

This years Air Jordan 2011 legacy model is designed by Senior Footwear Designer, Tom Luedeke along with VP of Creative Design, Tinker Hatfield. In this video the two designers will take you through the design and performance aspects of this years Air Jordan flagship model. Learn about … READ MORE


Air Jordan 2011 Officially Unveiled

As Tom Luedecke, Senior Footwear Designer at Jordan Brand, recently stated, the pace of basketball games are such that they gave raise to “hybrid-players”, one with abilities to cover all positions in both strength and speed.  This recent change in game play is the focus of the … READ MORE


Freshness Week In Review: 11/08/2010 – 11/12/2010

With a few more hours to go before a facebook attempts to revolutionize the Internet again (with a new full-service email launch), it seems as though next week promises everything great to happen in the world. But before we leap into the unknowns of facebook email, and … READ MORE


Tinker Hatfield – New University of Oregon Matthew Knight Arena Floor Design

So much of Nike‘s history is intertwined with University of Oregon, it was little surprise that the company took an interest in building a new basketball arena for the Oregon Ducks. In place of the aging McArthur Court, circa 1927, will be the Matthew Knight Arena, a … READ MORE


Nike HTM2 Run Boot Low TZ | 3 Colorways Available

21 Mercer is getting their first pairs of the new Nike HTM2 Run Boot, which we previewed for you a few weeks back. The name HTM is a reference to three of Nike’s most respected designers–fragment design’s own Hiroshi Fujiwara(H), famous Air Jordan collaborator Tinker Hatfield (T), … READ MORE


Nike HTM2 Run Boot TZ – New Colorways

While the official news regarding the Nike HTM2 Run Boot TZ broke this morning, it appears that there will be multiple colors of the low cut version of the HTM2 Run Boot including the Obsidian and Pink colorway that Hiroshi Fujiwara first revealed in December. In addition … READ MORE


Nike HTM2 Run Boot TZ

Arguably one of the best design groups ever put together, Hiroshi Fujiwara, Tinker Hatfield, Mark Parker, and Mark Smith set out to bring innovation to the traditional ankle boot so that it not only looked great but also performed at the best level. The latest product from … READ MORE