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This Air Jordan 1 High Is Inspired By 1986’s “She’s Gotta Have It”

It was Spike Lee’s 1986 indie drama film “She’s Gotta Have It” that enabled him to enter the American indie scene and leave his mark. Thirty-one years later, it seems that Spike Lee’s groundbreaking debut film is receiving a 21st century upgrade on the small screen. It was revealed last year that Netflix ordered a 10-episode TV series of She’s Gotta Have It, which will also be directed by Spike Lee. Originally, Spike Lee also starred in the film as Mars Blackmon. Inspired by both 1986’s She’s Gotta Have It and Mars Blackmon, Jordan Brand and Spike Lee just collaborated to drop a new Air Jordan 1 High colorway. Continue reading This Air Jordan 1 High Is Inspired By 1986’s “She’s Gotta Have It”

This Jordan Formula 23 Is A Part Of The 2017 Quai 54 Collection

2017 will mark the 14th edition of the annual Quai 54 World Streetball Championship. The Paris Police Commission cancelled 2016’s edition of the championship due to the 2016 Nice attack and further terrorist threats that were persistent last year. Despite getting officially cancelled, Quai 54 still held several different “Quai 54 Friends & Family” games on July 24th, 2016 at Hoops Factory in Paris. Some of the teams that took part in those games were originally scheduled to play in last year’s tournament. Like every year, Jordan Brand will likely be dropping multiple sneakers as a nod to the tournament, such as the Jordan Formula 23 “Quai 54” featured here. Continue reading This Jordan Formula 23 Is A Part Of The 2017 Quai 54 Collection

Nike Is Introducing This Duel Racer Sneaker Inspired By The Duellist From 1988

The Nike Flyknit racer was introduced as a sequel to the Flyknit model and ended up becoming one of Nike’s most popular Flyknit variation of all time. The Flyknit Racer debuted almost five years ago. Back in March 2017, Nike revealed that they have been working on a brand new hybrid variation that blends the Flyknit Racer with the Air Mariah. Nike seems to have taken a similar approach with their latest sneaker model, the Nike Duel Racer. It is also a hybrid silhouette that draws inspiration from the Duellist, one of Nike’s vintage running shoes, while revamping it with features from the Flyknit Racer. Continue reading Nike Is Introducing This Duel Racer Sneaker Inspired By The Duellist From 1988

adidas Will Be Dropping These Three New NMD R2 Colorways In July 2017

Just recently, right before May came to an end, it was revealed that adidas and United Arrows & Sons would be collaborating to collectively design a brand new colorway of the NMD R2. However, rather than the actual sneaker that will eventually arrive at retailers, merely a sample pair was unveiled. The sample NMD R2 pair featured heathered uppers dressed up in a combination of Black and Grey, which suggests that it could end up making its retail debut either in Fall or Winter. Before that happens though, three new adidas NMD R2 colorways have been unveiled and are set to hit the shelves next month, i.e. in July. Continue reading adidas Will Be Dropping These Three New NMD R2 Colorways In July 2017

The adidas AlphaBOUNCE Will Mark The Debut Of The Breakthrough FORGEFIBER Stitching Technology

Sneakerheads have always loved how adidas sneakers fit, but with the latest FORGEFIBER technology they have introduced, their footwear will fit even better. For the innovative FORGEFIBER stitching technology, the German sportswear giant drew inspiration from body movement and explored the growth of organic cell structures. Apparently, the FORGEFIBER technology involves the use of TPU-coated yarn, which is stretched across certain areas of a sneaker and are then heat-compressed there. Unlike the traditional construction of adidas sneakers, FORGEFIBER will make them 30% more resistant. It seems that the AlphaBOUNCE running model has been chosen to serve as the base for the debut of the innovative FORGEFIBER technology. Continue reading The adidas AlphaBOUNCE Will Mark The Debut Of The Breakthrough FORGEFIBER Stitching Technology

The NikeLab Zoom Flight 95 Has Finally Debuted In These Three Different Colorways

Not everywhere sneakerhead reading this might be aware of the history and story behind the famous Nike Zoom Flight 95 model. This silhouette was specifically designed for Jason Kidd, who was known for his explosive speed throughout his career. That is how the Zoom Flight 95 ended up becoming an iconic model among both basketball enthusiasts and sneakerheads. During the golden era of this 1990s classic, Jason Kidd was frequently spotted rocking it on the courts and during his early career, it was central to his success. Readers interested in adding more NikeLab Zoom Flight 95 pairs to their collection should cop any of these three debut colorways. Continue reading The NikeLab Zoom Flight 95 Has Finally Debuted In These Three Different Colorways

The Jordan Jumpman Pro Quick Has Made its Comeback In Two New Colorways

Jordan Brand’s “Team Jordan” releases were relatively more popular back in the late 1990s. Releases of these models provided sneakerheads with an alternative when they could not afford to cop the latest signature model release, or were simply not interested in it. For sneakerheads who do not know, Jordan Brand was introduced to the world in a special edition of SLAM! magazine and the magazine also played its role in the marketing of the “Team Jordan” releases. Even though these “Team Jordan” sneakers are not as popular as they used to be, Jordan Brand has still dropped two brand new colorways of the Jumpman Pro Quick. Continue reading The Jordan Jumpman Pro Quick Has Made its Comeback In Two New Colorways