Freshness recently did a feature on artist Dave White. Inspired by the Air Force 1’s 25th Anniversary celebration, Dave White just debuted a new collection of works along with Trust Nobody entitled, “The Court’s A Battlefield.” Also included in the collection is custom U.S.A.F Air Force 1 Dave White did, which like his other works, draws inspiration from the machines of war. Check out the interview here.
With their recent campaign to push the ZX models to the limelight as a lifestyle model shoe, Adidas just released this new ZX 800 model. It consists of leather, mesh and suede and features dual panels of 3M reflectiv material. Other features include an elaborate 3 color midsole and holographic tongue label. Also, with its colors of purple, silver, red, green, and black, this ZX 800 almost looks like something out of the toy biz.
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Here is a pair of the Nike 25th Anniversary Air Force 1 which is part of the City Park Series. The City Park Series will involve several parks including Baltimore’s Cloverdale Park which was once visited by NBA all-star, Carmelo Anthony. According to Baltimore Business Journals:
Nike has agreed to pay the city to use the park’s likeness in connection with the 25th anniversary of the Air Force One sneaker. As part of the deal, Cloverdale Park, which is near Druid Hill Park, could soon find its way onto Nike apparel, equipment, accessories, advertising and marketing. According to the agreement, which the city’s Borad of estimate approved Sept. 27, the city will be paid a minimum of $10,000 and would also be entitled to royalties of a half percent of the company’s net sales on Cloverdale products.
These samples are now available at Samplekickz.
With Chinese New Year around the corner, toy maker Toy2R are about to release these special edition 2.5 inch Qee sets which consists of 3 characters coming in different designs. The 3 characters being featured in these sets are, a fan waver, a lion dancer as well as a Qee Cat. The fan waver will be available in 4 different designs while both the Qee Cat and Lion Dancer will be available in silver or gold. Also there will be 800 limited edition sets which will come with a Fai Chun Sticker as well as a fan, which will be available for sale starting next month.
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With the recent release of the Bape X Casio G-shock watch, comes this new release of the National Flag Roadstas coming in 4 colorways based off the national flags from Italy, Brazil, Puerto Rico and Jamaica. Using the always popular patent leather as their main choice of material for the upper, these brightly colored kicks are going to be a sure hit with the representing countries Bape fans, so be on the look out for them as they start dropping at stores near you.
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