Business of Fashion Examines adidas’s “Cool Factor”

EditorialComments ⋅ Aug 11, 2014
Amid reports of red minuses in adidas’s net profit column for the opening half of 2014, the German giant–and its burgeoning fan base–has been forced to rethink its popular status. Despite its dominance in the World Cup and a bevy of...

Nike Flyknit Lunar2 Hyper Punch/Black

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 11, 2014
After getting a glimpse of the shoe last week, we’ve now got a better look at the Nike Flyknit Lunar2 in a combination of Hyper Punch and black from the last round of colorways for the summer months. This unique colorway features a heather oran...

Nike Flyknit Roshe Run NM “Sunset” Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 11, 2014
Adding to the colorway options for the upcoming Nike Flyknit Roshe Run NM is this bright “Sunset” pack. Offering a trio of new colorways, the pack, as the name suggests, goes heavy on the orange hues. First up is an all-orange affair, whi...

Kobe Bryant for Nike 2014 RISE Basketball Campaign Event Recap

LifestyleComments ⋅ Aug 11, 2014
Kobe Bryant recently spent some time checking out the sites and taking in Greater China’s basketball culture for Nike’s 2014 RISE basketball campaign. While in Shanghai, Bryant hosted 30 devoted basketball players at his House of Mamba. T...

Air Jordan 3 Retro “Sport Blue”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 10, 2014
After releasing last month in a “Wolf Grey” guise, the Air Jordan 3 Retro is now back in a “Sport Blue” colorway. Set to release later this month, this AJ3 features a black leather upper with contrasting grey leather across th...

A Closer Look at the Air Jordan Spizike OG

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 10, 2014
Following a look at the Air Jordan Spizike (seen here), we present a closer look at the original release from Spike Lee and Jordan Brand–a hybrid of the AJ III, AJ IV, AJ V, AJ VI and AJ XX. Upon closer inspection, noteworthy details include th...

Nike Zoom Terra Kiger 2 Deep Burgundy/Fierce Green-Purple Steel

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 9, 2014
Nike releases a new colorway to the Zoom Terra Kiger 2 for this coming fall/winter season. With a color palette reminiscent to the past seasons of the cult-favorite UNDERCOVER x Nike GYAKUSOU line, this trail runner’s uppers see a predominant c...

Nike Air Foamposite One “Wheat”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 8, 2014
Nike Sportswear teased audiences with a look at a forthcoming colorway of Penny Hardaway’s signature Air Foamposite One, offering the sneaker in the likeness of another renowned block classic. Here we find the silhouette done up in a beige/brow...

Nike SB Zoom Stefan Janoski CNVS PR QS “Beach”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 8, 2014
In line with both Stefan Janoski’s lackadaisical style on skateboards and the silhouette’s own casual aesthetics, here Nike SB introduces a fitting “Beach” iteration of the Zoom Stefan Janoski. The sandy-hued sneaker is execut...

Nike Air Foamposite One “Triple Black”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 8, 2014
Three shades of black make their way to the Air Foamposite One as Nike Sportswear introduces a clean “Triple Black” edition of the iconic silhouette. Reimagined for the streets while keeping all of the original Foamposite design cues inta...

Nike Benassi Solarsoft Slide SP “Liquid Metal”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 8, 2014
After dropping earlier this summer as part of a collaboration alongside fragment design and Hiroshi Fujiwara, Nike Sportswear’s Solarsoft-cushioned take on the Benassi Slide is set to get the “Liquid Metal” treatment from NikeLab. P...

Nike LeBron 11 Elite “Blue 3M”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 8, 2014
The Nike LeBron 11 Elite is set to release soon in a new ”Blue 3M” colorway. This interesting colorway features a light blue base with a subtle 3M stripe pattern running across it and silver Hyperposite accents with the same striped patte...

Nike Lunar Force 1 “World Basketball Festival”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 8, 2014
Back in 2010, Nike, together with USA Basketball, hosted the first of its annual World Basketball Festival, and marked the event with special commemorative colorways of the Air Force 1. For this year’s event, which is set to take place in Chica...

Nike Lil Penny Posite “Eggplant”

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 7, 2014
The latest addition to Anfernee Hardaway’s iconic sneaker line, the Nike Lil Penny Posite, receives a Foamposite-inspired “eggplant” makeover. After being dipped in a “University Red” colorway as a tribute to Penny’s short stay in Miami, this iterati...

The Berrics: Footnotes with Stefan Janoski

StyleComments ⋅ Aug 7, 2014
Since its release in 2008, Stefan Janoski’s first (and only) signature silhouette with Nike SB has become a modern classic. Revered for its handsome lines and superior skatability, the Zoom Air Janoski SB has transcended ‘skate stapleR...