Today King James unveiled four previously unseen player exclusive editions of his signature Nike LeBron 9 P.S. Elite.
Corresponding with the popular colorways of the original LeBron 9, King James revealed “Cannon”, “Blue Flame” and “Galaxy” editions of the premium playoff kicks alongside a “Tennis Ball” edition decked out in Volt.
Nike travel back to 2008 and revisit one of their lightest and strongest basketball sneakers cooked up in the Innovation Kitchen – The Nike Air Hyperdunk. Introducing Flywire technology and Lunarlite foam, the design team at Nike were able to radically reduce weight and provide an ultra responsive cushioning system on the court. At only 13.0 ounces, the Hyperdunk was 18 percent lighter than the average basketball shoe and the perfect sneaker for Team USA to redeem gold at the Beijing Olympics. Check out rare development sketches below and see more at Nike Inc.
The PUMA Fall/Winter 2012 Footwear Lookbook gives us a preview of things to come from the legendary brand. Pieces from the collection are beginning to arrive at retailers now, including the classic PUMA Clydeand a reissue of the PUMA ZDC 82. Take a look through images provided, and let us know which shoe catches your eye.
We’re pretty excited about this one – the iconic Nike Blazer high top sneaker has been given a makeover, fused to a Lunarlon outer sole. Named the Nike Lunar Blazed, the sneakers feature a suede upper with woven details on the heel and tongue, and a reinforced heel support. It’s a fresh take on this classic sneaker, and we look forward to its release in Spring 2013. So far it looks like it will be available in the colourways seen above. (Photography: Highsnobiety)
If you are looking for a rather simple, clean, yet premium high top sneaker, then you might want to check out the new Nike Air Apprentice Premium NSW NRG. The high top sneaker comes in light grey and in black for Fall 2012, featuring a mixed leather, perforated leather and suede upper. A nice clean white outer sole and contrasting lining, underline the premium nature of the two sneakers.
Both colorways of the Nike Air Apprentice Premium NSW NRG are now available fromConcepts.
For all our friends in Las Vegas, be sure to check out Dunkxchange Las Vegas on August 21.
As Nike continues to celebrate the 30th anniversary of one of their most iconic basketball sneakers, the Air Force 1, they present another limited edition release for August 2012. Celebrating 30 years as an icon of the basketball court, the ultimate symbol of sport and style is modernized with all over reflective materials that nearly glow when caught by light. And when taken off, the wearer will be treated to one-of-a-kind patriotic poetry inscribed on the foot bed. The sneaker comes in a navy colorway, in a mix of reflective materials and suede. The Swoosh comes in white leather and the translucent outer sole is another great detail.
Look out for a release of the Nike Air Force 1 ‘USA’ sneaker in the coming weeks.
This Summer, Supreme has joined Nike SB to commemorate the 10 Year Anniversary of the Supreme Dunk Low. The sneaker features full-grain nubuck leather with embossed elephant texture made exclusively for Supreme. Without any doubt this will be yet another classic and one of the most hyped sneakers of the year.
The Supreme x Nike SB Dunk Low Fall 2012 sneaker will be available in-store in NY, LA, London and online on July 19th. Japan will get it on July 21st.
The Spring 13 line from Nike SB is slowly beginning to show face online as samples are making way to retailers across the globe. This Dunk High features some of that 05 quality, with frayed vanilla suede contrasted by a red swoosh topping off with a gumsole finish. These will be available at shops such asMartini Snow and Skate beginning next year.