Watch Out for Sporty Classics & Comfy Runners in This Week's Footwear Releases

Includes a Nike SB, an Alexander Wang collab and more.

By //Footwear 

Week after week, the most popular and up-and-coming sneaker brands release new silhouettes, collaborative models and retros in order to keep fans of footwear culture continually excited. The competition has risen over the years with the introduction of new technology and brands signing A-List influencers, thus presenting an even larger variety of selections for sneakerheads and casual shoppers alike.

Our weekly drop moves to another week this April to showcase releases to look forward to from your favorite brands. We’ve curated the most hyped releases and strongest silhouette/colorway combinations that should not be missed. Take a look at the list below and let us know what launches you’ll be targeting.

Marc Ter Stegan x adidas UltraBOOST Parley

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adidas

Release Date: April 16
Release Price:  $180 USD, via select adidas retailers and adidas.com

adidas‘s relationship with Parley for the Oceans continues on another UltraBOOST sneaker. This time around, the Three Stripes links with Marc Ter Stegen for inspiration, adding shades of blue and green throughout. The color selection channels ocean waters which can be seen on the signature BOOST midsole and white Continental rubber outsole.

Nike Zoom Fly SP “Volt”

Best Sneaker Releases for April 2018 Week 3

Nike

Release Date: April 16
Release Price:  $150 USD, available via select nike Running retailers and Nike SNKRS

The popular runner is back sporting one of Nike‘s most used colors — Volt. The white base is complemented by striking neon green (Volt) accents throughout as seen on the translucent upper and midsole piping. The larger Swoosh makes its way back to the lateral side in addition to the time stamp found on the heel.

Converse Pro Leather “The Scoop”

Best Sneaker Releases for April 2018 Week 3

Nike

Release Date: April 19
Release Price:  $100 USD, available via select Converse retailers and Nike SNKRS

Converse pays homage to Julius Erving’s freakish athleticism with the return of the Pro Leather. The kicks’ white base sees red accents alongside gold tally marks signifying 16 — the number of playoff wins needed to secure an NBA Championship. The model is part of Nike’s “Art of a Champion” Collection.

Air Jordan 10 “Shadow”

Best Sneaker Releases for April 2018 Week 3

Nike

Release Date: April 20
Release Price:  $190 USD, available via select Jordan Brand retailers like AFEW and Nike SNKRS

Michael Jordan’s tenth signature sneaker is back in OG form. The “Shadow” iteration sees tumbled leather and suede throughout the upper with the signature checkerboard pattern added to the inner lining.

Nike SB Dunk Mid Pro “White Widow”

Best Sneaker Releases for April 2018 Week 3

Nike

Release Date: April 20
Release Price:  $100 USD, available via select Nike SB retailers and Nike SNKRS

Todd Bratrud shares his vision of the Nike SB Dunk Mid Pro. The classic model is designed with a hairy suede upper in addition to red and green detailing. Special white widow artwork is placed on the insoles with branding returning to the model’s originals locations.

Nike Air Foamposite One “Rust Pink”

Best Sneaker Releases for April 2018 Week 3

Nike

Release Date: April 20
Release Price:  $230 USD, available via select Nike Basketball retailers and Nike SNKRS

This Nike Basketball classic is hitting shelves once more this Spring/Summer. “Rust Pink” is added to the upper as it rests atop a translucent outsole. Black is added to the ankle entry and laces for the final touch.

adidas Originals x AW Bball Soccer

Release Date: April 21
Release Price:  $250 USD, available via select adidas Originals retailers and adidas.com

Alexander Wang mixes soccer and basketball through the lens of adidas Originals. The low cut model rest atop a thick midsole incorporating cozy BOOST cushioning. The release is comprised of black or red color options with co-branding on the tongues and heels. Both kicks are part of the collab’s newest season drop.

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