“Chinese New Year” Nike Air VaporMax 2.0 Official Images

Not to be left out of Nike’s celebration of the Year of the Pig is the Nike Air VaporMax. This VaporMax features a black FlyKnit upper with bits of metallic gold woven in. Red is found on the flywire and on the pig logo on the tongue while metallic gold is also present on the swooshes on the lateral and medial sides as well as the Chinese character on the heel. The VaporMax unit is red and the rubber portions on the outsole are black. The “Chinese New Year” Nike…

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Reflective “Cardinal” Air Jordan 7 rumoured to release in April

The “Cardinal” Air Jordan 7 has been reintroduced a few times since it originally released way back in 1992. However, someone at Jordan Brand decided that bringing it back in its original form this time wasn’t good enough, and it needed to be “jazzed up.” According to @zsneakerheadz, this upcoming version will ditch the traditional white leather upper for a reflective “3M” material. It is expected the shoe will retain the bronze and red coloring on the tongue, heel pulls tab, Jumpman logo. The red and white on the the…

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Nike Air Max ‘98 “Chinese New Year” Official Images

The Air Max ‘98 will also be part of the sneaker lineup from Nike celebrating the Chinese New Year. There will be a men’s and a women’s version of this sneaker and the images shown are that of the women’s shoe. The women’s Air Max ‘98 features a multitude of colors and materials on its upper. The six materials is derived from features of the last 12 years of Nike Chinese New Year footwear. The women’s “Chinese New Year” is expected to have a January release at nike.com and select…

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“Knicks” Nike Air Foamposite Pro coming summer 2019

Like the Foamposite One before it, the Nike Foamposite Pro will also get the New York Knick treatment. Though no images of the coming sneaker have surfaced as of yet, it is anticipated that this Foamposite Pro will feature an Orange Foamposite upper with blue accenting and black details and likely a translucent outsole. The “Knicks” Nike Air Foamposite Pro is expected to release in the summer of 2019 at nike.com and select Nike Sportswear retailers. The sticker price is set at $230 USD. Nike Air Foamposite ProBlack/Orange-Blue624041-010$230Summer 2019  This…

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“Chinese New Year” Air Jordan 33 release date

This Air Jordan 33 commemorates the Chinese New Year, which this year is he Year of the Pig. This Air Jordan 33 sports a black synthetic fused upper with patent and textured leather. Accenting the black on the tongue overlay is a patterned design based on Bai Jia Yi, which is traditional Chinese patchwork. Red pull tabs with gold embroidery is found at the tongue and at the heel while gold is also found on the Jumpman logo on the tongue. A black midsole and translucent outsole completes the look…

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UPDATE: “Varsity Royal” Air Jordan 5 Laney Release Date

Last month we covered the Air Jordan 5 “Laney Pack, which is a dual release of Air Jordan 5s in colorways that pay homage to Michael Jordan’s Emsley A. Laney High School. In that initial article we had the release date as January 19, 2019 for both pair, but there has been a change. The new date for both shoes is now January 26, 2019. Air Jordan 5 JSP LaneyVarsity Royal/Light Charcoal-Varsity MaizeCD2720-400$200January 26, 2019  Air Jordan 5 JSP LaneyVarsity Maize/Light Charcoal-Varsity RoyalCD2720-700$200January 26, 2019

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“SuperBron” Nike Zoom Lebron 3 to release for the first time

Ever since LeBron James showed these off way back in 2005, these have been salivated over and fans have pined for a release of these ever since. It looks like their prayers are finally being answered. There is a planned release for these and they will debut in their 2005 form, featuring a white leather upper with varsity red patent leather overlay with varsity maize and blue accenting. On the medial forefoot is LeBron’s initials embroidered in script.A blue and varsity maize lion logo is present on the tongue with…

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A Look at the Jordan Why Not Zer0.2

After debuting his first oncourt signature shoe, the Jordan Why Not Zer0.1.Jordan Brand release official images of Russell Westbrook’s second shoe, the Why Not Zer0.2. The released images depict a sneaker with a multi-colored upper that features a multitude of colors and materials in what could be termed a deconstructed manner. Other features include exposed tags on both the upper and the outsole. The upper sits atop a two-piece sail midsole and outsole. Overseas retailers will see a January 2, 2019 release. There is no info, as of yet, on…

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Vans sues Target over alleged stolen design

Skate brand Vans has sued Target. The “target of the suit ( pun only slightly intended) is the retailer’s “Carmella Lace-Up “ from its in-house Wild Fable brand, which Vans says is a bit too similar to their classic Old Sokol sneakers. The lawsuit was filed Thursday and it seeks to collect all profit front the shoes. In addition the Anaheim, California based Vans also requests that Target cease selling the shoes along with and and all merchandise that features bears branding that resembles Vans’ “side stripe design. In the…

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“Lakers” Air Jordan 13 to release summer 2019

In 2019 it appears that we will be getting a new colorway of the Air Jordan 13. There are no images of the sneakers yet, but what is known that this upcoming 13 will sport a Laker-esque white, purple and gold color palette. An exact release date is not currently known , but according to @zsneakerheadz, these are due to release sometime during the summer of 2019. This rendition from @zsneakerheadz shows what the final product may look like.

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