Tuesday Briefing: Supreme Mariah Carey tee, Kith x Nike x New York Knicks, Nike Kobe 6 Protro "Grinch," Kid Cudi x adidas Originals Vadawam 326 and more

News recap from December 7 to December 14
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As the holidays are one week away, brands have been rushing to get out releases to end the year on a high note. Additionally, lookbooks for Spring/Summer 2021 collections are already circulating as well. Below we highlight some of the releases to keep an eye on for the next few weeks heading into the new year.

Nike Kobe 6 Protro "Grinch" release info

Arguably the most popular Kobe colorway to ever release, the "Grinch" Christmas edition Kobe 6 will get a Protro version this year for its 10th anniversary. The scaly green gives way to a red Mamba logo on the tongue and Kobe's signature on the heel. These will be available through SNKRS app on December 24 for $180 as the "Green Apple" colorway.

Release Date: 12/24/20 (Thursday)

Supreme Winter 2020 tees release info

Supreme's seasonal graphic tees drop this week. With nine designs to choose from, including the cross Bogo and a Mariah Carey Christmas design, these are some of this season's hottest pieces. As always, the drop will take place on Thursday in the U.S. and Europe and on Saturday in Japan. Check out the latest below.

Release Dates:
12/17/20 (Thursday) - Online, U.S., Europe
12/19/20 (Saturday) - Japan

adidas Originals x Kid Cudi Vadawam 326 release info

Kid Cudi has an ongoing partnership with adidas Originals that has led to him building the Vadawam 326 from the ground up. Named after his daughter, Vada, the mid-cut sneaker takes some cues from his collaborative Artillery Hi but also adds in elements of sci-fi, NASA and classic '90s basketball vibes. The two colorways will drop on December 17 for $180 via adidas.com.

Release Date: 12/17/20 (Thursday)

Kith x Nike x New York Knicks capsule collection release info

Kith has partnered with Nike and the New York Knicks on a capsule collection to include everything from this seasons' City Edition uniform to off-court essentials like hoodies and sweats as well as a special pair of Air Force 1s. The trio also tapped New York legends Cam'Ron, Jim Jones and Juelz Santana for the campaign. Colors are inspired by the white, blue and orange the Knicks wear and the full collection will be available on December 18 at all Kith stores and kith.com.

Release Date: 12/18/20 (Friday)

KAPITAL Spring/Summer 2021 Vol. 2 lookbook

KAPITAL has released their Spring/Summer 2021 lookbook and it is filled to the brim with styles inspired by skating and biking. Adding their happy face logo onto items like knee pads and elbow pads, the Japanese brand brings a new mood to the items. They've also reimagined blazers, denim and bandana print in their usual way. Head over to kapital.jp for the full lookbook.

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Pharrell, NIGO and adidas Originals introduce Friendship Pack

Pharrell and NIGO, bought of whom are quintessential to our culture, have been friends for a long time. Both also happen to collaborate quite often with adidas Originals. To celebrate their friendship, a four-piece footwear collection dubbed the Friendship Pack will drop on December 18, Included are two colorways of both the PW BOOST SLIDE and TOKIO SOLAR HU. Head over to adidas.com to purchase. 

Release Date: 12/18/20 (Friday)