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Nike Air Max 1 PRM – Black, Anthracite & Volt

Another Air Max 1 PRM set for a Fall debut is the Black, Anthracite and Volt colorway depicted below. In a follow up from last week’s feature on another AM1 silhouette (Air Max 1 PRM) there seems to be another similarly designed PRM Air Max with a similar color blocking treatment and midsole speckling. Set […]

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Nike Air Force 1 Low – Black / Parachute Gold

The Air Force 1 colorways keep coming thick and fast, with the latest to be spotted drawing influence from the “Kings Pride” edition of the Lebron XI. The upper features a black and parachute gold treatment, with hits of red thrown in for extra effect on the tongue tag, swoosh outline and contrast stitching. A […]

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Nike Air Zoom Flight The Glove – Black / White / University Red Release Date

The Jordan XX8 wasn’t the first Nike basketball shoe to feature a shroud. Back in 1998 the Seattle Supersonics star guard Gary Payton was going about his work in what’s now known as the Air Zoom Flight The Glove. As Payton is about to be welcomed into the Naismith Hall of Fame (and anyone who […]

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Nike Air Force 1 Low “Gamma Blue”

Nike Sportswear continue to push the Air Force 1 in 2013 as we see the first of a pair of colorways applied to the low cut model which take cues from recently spotted makeup’s from the Jordan line. First up is a colorup which borrows from the upcoming Jordan XI “Gamma Blue” edition as we […]

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Reebok Classic Jam – Black / Orange

Reebok have been pushing their impressive back catalogue of hardwood retro models that it’s not surprising that some of their more recent models have flown under the radar. Last year saw the release of the Classic Jam, a silhouette which borrows from old school Reverse Jam design, and a new colorway has been previewed with […]

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NSW Lebron X Lifestyle – Black / Sail

It’s been a while since the stripped down, casual edition of Lebron James’ tenth signature shoe last appeared, but the NSW edition Lebron X Lifestyle is coming black in a clean fall colorway. Black covers the majority of the upper redesigned for street wear, with sail placed on the lining and tongue section which also […]

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Nike Mayfly Woven QS – Black & Iron Ore

The woven iteration of Nike’s Mayfly silhouette debuted last year as a Tier Zero release but is now set to return as a Quick Strike. The lightweight runner turned casual streetwear silhouette is due to hit select retail accounts in two colorways this week. Each features the same mono toned build for the upper, coming […]

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Nike Air Force 1 SRM Max Air NPCE QS

The Nike Air Force 1 SRM Max Air NPCE QS surfaced on the Nike release calendar a week or two back, and as an avid Air Force 1 fan I saw the designation and thought, “what the hell is this?” Finally images have emerged from Nike’s latest project, the Nike Product Creation Experience (NPCE), which […]

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Nike Air Force 1 Low – Black / Grey / Red

The latest colorway of the Nike Air Force 1 Low to be spotted continues this summer’s theme of adding different fabric style materials to the build. The use of a textile material on this model isn’t as prevalent as on either the Nylon or Blazer packs, instead working in conjunction with more traditional textures to […]

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Nike Zoom Vapor Tour 9 LE – Black / 3M

With the US Open getting underway today Nike have released a limited edition take on the Zoom Vapor Tour 9 to celebrate the final Grand Slam of the tennis season. What looks at first to be an all black upper actually features a 3M coating located on the side of the silhouette. A white swoosh […]

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Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG – Black / Gym Red / University Gold

After previewing the black/red/yellow Jordan 1 Low earlier this week news has emerged featuring a matching pair in a higher cut, with a high, OG branded edition of the fresh new colorway is due this fall. Featuring a black leather base, this model also sports gym red overlays with university gold accents placed on the […]

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Comme Des Garcons BLACK x Nike Blazer Low

Do you want a luxurious, clean take on the low cut edition of Nike’s iconic Blazer? If the answer is yes (and why wouldn’t it be?) then Comme Des Garcons have got you covered. The premium suede build is dressed all in black with matching sole unit and laces. CDG branding is located on the […]

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Air Jordan 1 Low – Black / Red / Yellow

Thanks to the recent “Formidable Foes” pack we’ve seen a handful of team themed colorways of the Jordan 1 Low. Next up is an eye catching twist on a familiar makeup with bright accents. Taking the familiar black/red design, Jordan Brand have added bright yellow highlights on the swoosh, lining and outsole, while a white […]

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Reebok Shaq Attaq – Black / Azure Release Date

The second of the two OG colorways of the Reebok Shaq Attaq has been expected to arrive since the models return earlier this year, and now we finally have a release date for the away edition of Shaq’s first signature shoe. The colorway has been faithfully recreated, with a leather upper set in black, with […]

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Jordan 1 Retro High OG – Black / Red Release date

What is there that hasn’t already been said about the Air Jordan 1 Black/Red? Anybody with a passion for sneakers knows the history behind Michael Jordan’s infamous signature shoe. Finally sating our desire for a true high cut version complete with original branding Nike will release the OG model this winter. The timeless combination black […]

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Reebok Scrimmage Mid – Black / Gold

The Reebok Scrimmage Mid is hitting shelves in a colorway reminiscent of one of the gridiron squads we’ll be watching just a few Sundays from now. With a make up that would look at home at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome Reebok have dressed the turf trainer in black leather with gold highlights strategically located across the […]

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Reebok Pump Omni Lite – August 2013

Anybody who thought that the Pump Omni Lite may have been done after the OG Dee Brown retro release clearly haven’t noticed how actively Reebok have been pushing their catalogue of classic court shoes. Aside from the Shaq Attaq every model Reebok have brought back recently has been subject to a number of colorways, and […]

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Jordan CP3.VI AE “Blackout”

The CP3 line of signature shoes has mostly been slept on. A number of great releases have gone under the radar, which is great for anyone who loves grabbing a bargain under retail (and who doesn’t?). As the sixth shoe in Chris Paul’s line draws the end of it’s cycle we see possibly the best […]

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Nike SB Dunk Low ‘Black/Red’?

The Nike SB Dunk Low ‘Concord’ was a hypebeast’s dream earlier this year when it was released. While it didn’t draw crowds and riots like the Air Jordan XI it was inspired from did, it was one of the most popular SBs released this year. Take this with a grain of salt, but an image […]

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Nike LeBron XI – Black / Red – First Look

Images of the Parachute Gold Lebron XI have been doing the rounds for a while, so it feel about time for a look at a new colorway. The model in question looks to be a more traditional team colors make up. The new armorposite sections this time take on a red look in contrast to […]

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Reebok Pump Paydirt Mid – Black / Blue

The football themed trainers keep coming as the new season draws closer. After seeing the Scrimmage a few days ago, Reebok has now made another turf ready shoe available in the shape of the Paydirt Mid. Unlike the Scrimmage this model features Reebok’s signature pump technology to ensure a snug fit. The grey base is […]

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Nike Hyperflight Max – Black / Blue Hero

The Nike Hyperflight Max is set to return this fall with a simple yet effective colorway. Having already released in Asia alongside the more intricate Hologram and Red Camo editions, the third entry may less detailed but it’s beauty lies in it’s subtlety. Taking a glossy black patent leather approach to the upper and combining […]

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Nike Air Revolution QS ‘Loverution’ Pack

The Nike Air Revolution’s return has been welcome, with the colorways seen so far having ranged from the OG white/red to the eye catching gold/safari. Next up is a QS pack featuring not only the men’s model but a Sky Hi variant for women in complimentary make ups. While both feature a black base, the […]

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Nike Air Max Hyperposite – Gold / Black Preview

The Nike Air Max Hyperposite has seen a number of great releases this year, most recently seeing a limited number of the BHM colorway hit the market and a much anticipated drop for the Rajon Rondo Christmas PE. The latest to be spotted features color blocking reminiscent of the New Orleans Saints uniforms, The combination […]

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Balmain Black Leather & Suede High Top Sneakers

High quality materials and craftsmanship are what French fashion house Balmain are known for and their latest high top sneaker is no exception. Made in Italy, this construction takes black leather and pairs it with tonal suede overlays to great effect. Adding a padded collar for comfort, instep zipper for easy access and contrasting white […]

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Nike Air Slant Retro – Black / Red

Football season is just around the corner and with it sees the return of a classic Nike turf shoe. The mid 90’s Air Slant is returning to shelves in an always popular colorway as we see a black base featuring strong varsity red overlays. The black/varsity red combination also extends to the sole unit. The […]

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Nike Zoom Soldier VII – Black / Gorge Green / Neon

The Zoom Soldier VII continues it’s onslaught of new colorways with this black and green edition which has a lot in common with an Oregon Ducks away theme. The black base makes way to doses of neon green throughout the upper, with a zig zag patterned strap. A gorge green midsole compliments the tones already […]

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Nike Huarache – Black / Total Orange / Anthracite

Europe seems to be getting all the love from Nike when it comes to the Huarache. Tinker Hatfield’s most memorable design after the Jordan III received a proper retro release earlier in the year, that is unless you’re a US resident. Another model that has touched down in Europe is the black/total orange/anthracite edition. The […]

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Nike Air Huarache LE – Grey/Black

While European fans of Tinker Hatfield’s iconic shoe were treated to a a retro release of classic Huarache colorways earlier in the year many in the US were left disappointed as the much sought after drops didn’t make it across to American retailers. Constructed from what looks to be a Huarache staple, durabuck upper, this […]

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Big Sean x Adidas Pro Model “Detroit Player” Release Date

Big Sean and Adidas have finally revealed the release date for their eagerly awaited second collaboration. You may remember Big Sean had been quoted as saying a release date could be expected to coincide with his new album release and that seems to be the case. The numbers for this blackout take on the Adidas […]

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Reebok Shaqnosis – Black / Blue

Reebok are wasting no time in giving us previews of a number of upcoming takes on the recently returned Shaqnosis retro. The latest colorway to catch our eye takes us back to the dominant big man’s early days in the NBA with the Orlando Magic. Featuring the instantly recognisable, hypnotic spiral pattern that the model […]

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Reebok Shaq Attaq “Orlando Away”

When Reebok initially announced the price of the first retro Shaq Attaq release there were mutterings from some circles that Reebok weren’t in a position to charge $160 for a pair of shoes. The OG “Home” colorway flew off the shelves with many happy to pay the cost for Shaq’s first signature shoe, and the […]

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Jordan Super Fly 2 Mint/Black

Blake Griffin has been wearing the Super Fly 2 for a little while and they’re yet to see a US release, though they have been made available in China already. The latest edition to hit nike.com.cn comes in one of this year’s hottest flavours. We’ve seen a lot of the mint green colorway this summer, […]

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Nike Air Flight Classic “Triple Grey” & “Triple Black”

The Air Flight Classic is one of my personal favourite, yet most slept on silhouettes on Nike’s books. The cousin of both the Air Flight 89 and Air Jordan IV shares the same midsole tooling as each of those much more famous relatives while offering a much simpler yet equally effective upper design. The upper […]

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Nike Flyknit Chukka Blue Glow/Black/Volt

The Nike Flyknit Chukka is set to return with a bang thanks to a vibrant colorway spotted today. This eye catching take on the popular silhouette sports a volt and blue glow knitted upper sat on top of the now familiar Lunarlon midsole. The inside of the shoe is highlighted with hot pink ridges which […]

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Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG ‘Black/Metallic Gold’

Jordan Brand is not holding back with the furious releases of the Jordan 1. Coming to select Jordan Brand accounts next month as a quickstrike is the return of the ‘Black/Metallic Gold’ colorway first introduced in 2003, with a few twists. Patent leather wraps around most of upper accompanied by gold accents just like the […]

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The Nike Air Force 1 High Foamposite “Black History Month”

The Nike Air Force 1 High Foamposite “Black History Month”  features a copper foamposite upper on top of a black midsole and outsole. The African patterns we have seen on numerous “BHM” releases, past and present, can be found on the tongue tag and ankle strap. Set to retail for $200, make sure to plan […]

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Nike LeBron 10 “BHM”

The Nike LeBron 10 “BHM” may be the only sneaker from this year’s pack that actually looks like it belongs, as compared to past BHM releases. Nike used the same BHM inspired print along the midsole, tongue tab, outsole, sock liner, and very subtly on the branding. Nike gave this LeBron 10 the smoky outsole […]

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Air Jordan Spizike “BHM”

Next on the menu of Black History Month pack releases is the Air Jordan Spizike. It’s very evident that JB wanted their releases to be the loudest of the pack, and they accomplished just that. This Spizike is caked in Volt, while electric blue accents give your eyes a break. The navy blue translucent outsole […]

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Air Jordan I “BHM”

We’re back! After a long holiday hiatus, we will be back in full-swing starting this week. We finally got a look at this year’s Black History Month pack, and the Air Jordan I was particularly interesting. While the colors are confusing to most (in relation to past BHM colorways), it’s guaranteed to turn some heads. […]

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Air Jordan I “Black Toe”

Although many of you probably still have the Air Jordan I “Old Love” from the Old Love, New Love Package that released in 2007, the 2013 Air Jordan I “Black Toe” is shaping up to trump that release on it’s way to competing with the Air Jordan I “Royal” for one of the top releases […]

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Air Jordan I “Royal”

If you’re anything like us, you have been impatiently waiting for a release date for the Air Jordan 1 “Royal.” The wait is over and the confirmed date is 02-16-13, but you may want to start planning now as many sneakerheads will be doubling or even tripling up on these classics.

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Nike Air Force 1 Low Black/Challenge Red

The Air Force 1 has been blessed with a handful of great colorways this year, and the Black/Challenge Red Lows are definitely one of them. Featuring black uppers, a swoosh fading from Challenge Red to Black, and Grey speckled midsoles,

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Nike Sportswear (NSW)

With sample pictures of the LeBron X now floating around the internet, you would think they would have the most buzz of any release in the foreseeable future. You would think that. But Nike has outdone themselves with the Nike Air Foamposite One “Stealth.” Receiving a rumored release date of 12-15-2012, this sneaker is only going […]

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