Real Real Genuine is a label based out of UK. Started by Richard Hobbs, Real Real Genuine gives a platform to respected individuals in this industry to create their own limited edition and high quality denim, tees, sweats, jackets, sneakers and more. Currently Real Real Genuine has collaborated with the label, Fiberops, and sneaker customizer, Methamphibian. The Fiberops x Real Real Genuine Yangtze tee is inspired by the movie Lords of the Yangtze movie. Designed by Alyasha Owerka Moore this vintage finish tee comes in grey and features print on both the outside and inside of the tee. Methamphibian on the other hand chose to do a sweater which is made from only a single piece of fabric. The piece features Meth’s artwork on both the front and the back of the sweater. Available now at Real Real Genuine.
Sneaker boutique in Taiwan is having their Nike Air Force One exhibition where they have invited artists such as Mark (Pixie), SBTG, Ol Charlie, Jahan and our very own HYPEBEAST blogger, Jaz. The exhibition will last from July 7th to July 24th. There are some interesting pieces and you can check them out after the jump.
Sole Bar is a new spot in LA where sneakerheads can chill and also be able to purchase everything from sneakers to artwork. The new store kicked off this Saturday with some limited edition Sole Bar shoes including collaborations with Nike, RBK, And 1, and K-Swiss. There will be more limited edition sneakers as time goes on. In addition, Sole Bar even has a laser machine where folks can bring their own sneaker there to be customized.
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The Zoom Air technology has been around for the last 10 years and has been used in sneakers such as the Zoom Flight 95 and Zoom Flight 96. Up until now, no other Nike sneaker has been comparable for it’s anti-shock feature. But now Nike has once again upgraded this technology which will be featured in these new sneakers.
The colors palettes of these shoes are taken from the 80’s commercials but now the shoes are now improved with new Zoom Air technology. The new models which are coming out will include Nike Zoom BB, Air Zoom Autoclave Bball, Nike Zoom TR, and the Air Zoom Autoclave TR. Look for these to drop in the coming future.
Here are more products from the DC Comics x A Bathing Ape collaboration. Like before there will be different superhero Bapestas. These include Superman, Batman, The Flash and Wonder Woman. Each pair’s colorway is inspired by the superhero’s costume. The superhero’s face will also be on the heel of the Bapesta. It is rumored these will be releasing in mid July.
Gravis is teaming up with design consultant, Staple Design, for an exclusive Black Box collection of shoes, bags and accessories. This project draws inspiration from the winters in New York City (where Staple Design is based). The colors white, black and grey symbolizes snowfall onto the busy streets of Manhattan. This new line will include three shoes, the Royale, the Lodown HC and the Dune boot. There will also be accessories including a Terminal Case, a Metro Backpack and a Jetway Luggage. This limited edition project is set to be released on October 1st and will be available only at Gravis Black Box dealers.
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