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A Closer Look at the ASICS "Japanese Textile" Pack

A fitting tribute to its Japanese roots.<p>Following our first look at ASICS’s “Japanese Textile” pack, we zoom in on each pair’s details for a closer look. Featuring textile uppers clad with intricate details of trees and vines, eye-catching vibrant “cedar green” or “indian ink” accents are seen …

The London Marathon Gets Its Own adidas Originals EQT Support 93

Whoever picked London’s color scheme really liked the color red. The buses are red, the post boxes are red, as are public phone booths (which mainly …

adidas Originals’ New ZX Flux Racer ASYM Is Built for Summer

adidas Originals gears up for summer with the release of two new colorways of the ZX Flux Racer ASYM.<p>Available in two colorways – core black and blue …

Nike’s Air Huarache Ultra BR Gets a Military Green Makeover

Nike’s spring/summer-ready Air Huarache Ultra BR will soon be arriving in a new military green colorway. The monochromatic makeup notes construction …

Nike Honors Kobe Bryant With the Kobe 11 FTB “Black Mamba”

The Kobe Bryant farewell tour will reach a fever pitch later this evening, when the perennial All-Star bids one final goodbye to professional …

adidas Originals Is Dropping the NMD_R1 Mesh in Monochromatic Colorways

adidas Originals looks to cash in on the ongoing NMD hype with an upcoming release of the NMD_R1 mesh in two tonal colorways.<p>Both pairs are built …

Charlie Riina Strips & Shows Her Naughty Side in NSFW Book

Imperial Publishing is set to release the <i>Charlie Riina</i> book, the fourth issue in the Limited Edition Solo Photo book series. The Canadian model, …

New Balance Drops Ultra Clean 998 “Air Exploration”

New Balance has come through with an extremely clean makeup of the 998 for the warm weather season. Dubbed “Air Exploration,” the low-top sneaker …

Chili Pepper Red Covers This ASICS GEL-Lyte V

Another solid ASICS Tiger release.<p>The GEL-Lyte V has long been home to some of the best ASICS executions — including last month’s GORE-TEX-clad “Ice” make-up and Knicks-like “Legion Blue” pack — and now there’s yet another pair to add to the fray. Highlighted by a chili pepper red hue across the …

adidas Introduces the Pure Boost ZG Prime

Letting you float across the pavement.<p>adidas’s Boost and Primeknit technologies meet once again as the three stripes introduces the Pure Boost ZG Prime sneaker. Created for running, the Pure Boost ZG Prime hosts a breathable Primeknit upper, a comfortable Boost sole unit, and a stretchweb-inspired …

#hypebeastkids: Air Jordan 4 Retro GG White/Hyper Orange-Deep Royal Blue-Wolf Grey

The Jordan 4 is back for the young ones.<p>Jordan Brand brings out a special retro for the kids that takes on the Tinker Hatfield-designed Air Jordan 4 that originally released in ‘89. Deep Royal Blue accents and a Wolf Grey mudguard and collar lining are contrasted with bright Hyper Orange branding …

Nike Air Force 1 High Retro Summit White/Black

A reverse colorway of the February release.<p>Nike follows up the release of the Black/Summit White iteration with an reverse colorway of the iconic Air Force 1 High. This latest drop sees the basketball-turned-lifestyle-silhouette rendered in a crisp white across its premium leather upper, which is …

adidas Originals Introduces the NMD City Sock

The newest NMD silhouette is here.<p>Following the unveiling of the NMD Chukka, adidas Originals drops a new NMD silhouette just in time for the spring season. Dubbed “City Sock,” the Three Stripes applies a sock-like upper constructed from Primeknit to the popular Boost sole, resulting in a highly …

Here’s Everything You Need to Know Before Buying a Raincoat This Season

Following on from our recent guide on how to buy a leather jacket, we’re continuing <i>Highsnobiety</i>‘s in-depth consumer advice series, <i>Check Before You …

ASICS Unveils a GORE-TEX-Clad GEL-Lyte V "Ice"

A stylish all-weather runner for the spring.<p>ASICS presents a new addition to its GORE-TEX-infused sneaker lineup by dropping the GEL-Lyte V silhouette in an “Ice” colorway. For this latest release the retro runner is rendered in a pigskin nubuck across its upper for a premium touch, while ripstop …

ASICS Drops Canvas GEL-Lyte IIIs for Spring

Complete with speckled midsoles and gum rubber outsoles.<p>More so maybe than any other ASICS silhouette, the GEL-Lyte III lends itself perfectly to clean and simple executions — as evidenced by Reigning Champ’s recent trio of retro runners. Now ASICS is following that precedent with its own looks for …

adidas Reveals Two New Colorways for the NMD

Spotted in Tokyo.<p>adidas took to its social media accounts today to unveil two forthcoming colorways of the highly coveted NMD silhouette. adidas is trading the model’s Primeknit upper as of late for two new editions rendered in grey and black colorways that look similar to the all-white edition. …

Air Jordan XXX "University Blue"

The upcoming colorway to the newest Air Jordan sneaker.<p>While previously thought to be a Marquette PE, this “University Blue” colorway of the newest Air Jordan XXX is actually hitting stores. Featuring a gradient blue to white upper, the sneaker also features black accents in the laces, tongue as …

Air Jordan 1 Retro KO High OG Sail/Varsity Red

A clean look for the canvas Jordans.<p>Originally released back in 1985, the KO take on the Air Jordan 1 has enjoyed some solid drops in recent years, appearing in a “Shadow” make-up just last month after “Bred,” “Militia Green,” “Royal” and “Rivalry” editions had surfaced in 2015 and 2014. Now the …

Nike Kobe 11 "Bruce Lee"

With “University Gold,” red and black accents.<p>The Nike Kobe 5 “Bruce Lee” is still widely regarded as one of the best Kobe Vs ever produced, and spawned a black and yellow colorway on all Kobes since. So it’s both a pleasant surprise and a relief that Nike is reintroducing the distinct colorway for …

ASICS Releases Special GEL-Lyte V Pack for New Yorkers

Knicks or Mets, rep your squad.<p>ASICS is back with another set of colorways for its GEL-Lyte V silhouette. Each pair manages to complement one another as one displays a “Legion Blue” theme with an obsidian dominated upper and burnt orange detailing, while the other is dubbed “Ghost Chili” with an …

Nike Introduces Kevin Durant’s Heightened KD8 Elite

To outfit Kevin Durant during the latter stage of the NBA regular season, as well as for a playoff run, Nike has blessed the OKC forward with a new …

The adidas Originals EQT Support 93-16 Receives an OG Makeover

Making its debut in fitting fashion.<p>adidas Originals has finally revealed that the EQT Support 93-16 silhouette will make its debut in not one, but two colorways. Accompanying the white iteration unveiled earlier in the month, is a slightly darker OG variant of the Boost-cushioned retro sneaker. …

Kobe's Last and Greatest On Court Sneaker: Nike Kobe XI Elite Low Review

The “farewell tour” sneaker.<p>Out of sheer respect for the Black Mamba, we decided to give his latest shoe, the Kobe XI Elite Low, a proper in-depth review. As the last shoe Kobe will ever lace up in his professional career, we truly hope he exits the shoe game with the same amount of praise he’s …

Nike's Air Presto Silhouette Take on the "Oreo" Theme

A spin on your classic Milk & Cookies.<p>Known as one of the more popular models out of Nike’s Sportswear division, the Nike Air Presto has returned with a bang lately and an additional colorway is expected in the future. The Swoosh keeps things simple this time around with its black upper that’s …

‘The New York Times’ Weighs in on the NSFW “Free the Nipple” Debate

According to <i>The New York Times</i>, “the search term ‘Free the Nipple’ surpassed phrases like ‘equal pay’ and ‘gender equality’ in terms of interest, …

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Nike’s Air Max 1 Ultra Essential Returns in OG “Varsity Blue” Colorway

It wasn’t long ago that we caught a glimpse of the Nike Air Max 1 Ultra in an OG “Sport Red” colorway. Now, the second of the two original shades, …

Nike Tennis Classic Ultra "Hot Lava"

An unexpected color for the minimal silhouette.<p>The “Hot Lava” colorway has taken on a number of sneakers lately–from the re-release of the Air Tech Challenge 2 to the Kobe 10. This time, Nike decided to take one of its minimal silhouettes, the Tennis Classic Ultra, and give it the fiery treatment. …

ASICS GEL-Lyte III "Valentine's Day" Pack

The perfect gift for your sneaker lover.<p>The holiday of love is on the horizon and ASICS is prepping the perfect gift for your better half. Introducing its upcoming Valentine’s Day pack, a tag team of GEL-Lyte III silhouettes will make up the perfect matching gift. Each pair hosts a solid color …