Air Drizzy? When photos of custom OVO-edition Jordan X‘s and XII‘s surfaced on Drake‘s Instagram last night, it seemed nothing more than a rapper just flexing some custom kicks that will never see the streets, right? Jordan Brand has publicly announced the Toronto-based superstar as the newest addition to its elite team.
“Yeezy season approachin’ fuck whatever y’all been hearin’” – adidas officially announced their partnership with one of the most influential culture icons of our generation – Kanye West.
Sydney based sneaker freaks “The Kickz Stand” held their inaugural Sneaker Swap Meet at Zen Garage last Saturday and it was a massive success with over 20 stands trading rare sneakers, Zen Babes Breanna Espina and Bettina Banks in the house, over 200 punters, 100 of which got to chow down on NYC style chilli dogs whilst DJs Dayday and Klasik.1 pumped hip hop all day long.
The “Miami Nights” colorway makes a return this winter – first seen with the LeBron 8 V/2 Low back in 2011.
Akron, Ohio – A place LeBron calls home. Despite all the drama LeBron went through when he made the transition to Miami, he still affiliates himself with the 330. Paying homage to his roots, the Nike LeBron 11 “Akron vs. Miami” captures the essence of the blue collar mentality of Akron, blending it with the sea foam shades reminiscent of the beaches of Miami.
New York-based twins Jonathan and Josh Baker, a commercial directing duo under the alias TWiN have just dropped this little short called FLIGHT. The boys shot it earlier this year in downtown LA in 6 hours. Conceptually brilliant, great sound design and visually stunning.
The Air Max 1, Air Max 90, Air Max 95, and Air Max Thea set to be released on November 1st featuring All black with reflective accents and taping. While not the normal ‘hyped’ collectable sneaker, they still look sweet.
THEY’RE BACK AND CHECK OUT THAT LEATHER! Last released in 2000, the “Laney” colorway pays tribute to Michael Jordan’s high school with a nice dose of blue and yellow.
Nike will be releasing the Air Flightposite 1 Exposed in the “Zebra” colorway. Coming minus the zipper, this colorway of the Flightposite 1 Exposed features an all-over zebra print across the upper with a red overlay across the midfoot for a unique twist on the animal print. Black eyestays, laces, and a solid red sole complete the bold look. You can find these now at select retailers..
Originally released in 1994, the last time the Jordan X Retro “Steel” was seen in stores as 2005. This 2013 release keep things clean and simple with a full grain white and black leather upper, steel grey fabric eyelets, and a black and white terry lining. Underneath is white, black and grey sole that echoes the colors of the upper. These kicks are set to drop October 12! Are you coppin’?