This Air Max Plus is for the children

We recently showed a spring-themed Air Max 98 and it appears that is carried over to this Air Max Plus. Made with the children in mind, this AM Plus features a white upper overlaid by a gradient plastic that transitions from a bright green to a light blue. Orange appears on both the lateral and medial swooshes, as well as that on the tongue. Below that sits a white midsole that houses a crimson heel Air Max unit. The aesthetic of this children’s sneaker is completed by an orange outsole.…

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Nike Air Max 98 has an Easter feel

This recently-released women’s-only Air Max 98 feature spring colors for the spring season. The sneaker is outfitted with a pink mesh that is overlaid by gold leather and a white mudguard. Teal makes appearances as an accenting hue on a toebox overlay, upper eyelets, tongues, heel branding and rear pull tab. Below the upper is a white midsole that houses a teal, full length Air Max unit and a black rubber outsole with a streak of pink at the top and at the heel. This Air Max 98 is currently…

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“Barely Volt” Nike Air VaporMax 3.0 to release soon

This iteration of Nike’s Air VaporMax 3.0 lineup will be this “barely volt” colorway. This VaporMax 3.0 features a volt FlyKnit upper with blue interspersed underneath and on its Flywire cables. Grey is used on the heel cup, laces and at the top of the collar, with black showing up on the lateral and medial side swooshes, tongue detailing and on the rear pull tab. A VaporMax unit with black rubber and volt sections complete the aesthetic of the shoe. This VaporMax 3.0’s release is imminent at nike.com and select…

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“South Beach” Nike Air VaporMax 3.0 to release this month

This women’s colorway is part of the lineup of Nike’s soon to come Air VaporMax 3.0. The FlyKnit upper is is interwoven with pink and turquoise interspersed with some grey. The tongue, collar and laces are all grey while black is used on the branding on the lateral and medial sides as well as the heel counter. Turquoise is used on the heel pull tab with pink used for the “VAPORMAX” that runs down the tab. A turquoise VaporMax unit black and pink rubber respectively used at key impact zones.…

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“Triple Black” Nike Air VaporMax Flyknit 3.0 soon to come

This colorway will be part of the lineup of looks of the upcoming VaporMax 3.0. This shoe features an all-black Flyknit upper, and black branding, with the only color is the grey and white on the tongue and the “VAPORMAX” on the heel. A black VaporMax unit and outsole rounds out the look of this shoe. This particular colorway of the VaporMax is scheduled to release this March at nike.com and select retail venues. The sticker price is set at $190 USD. Nike Air VaporMax Flyknit 3.0AJ6900-004$190March 2019

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Air Max2 Light to return in another OG colorway

An original colorway of Nike Air Max2 Light, originally released in 1994, is making a return to retail. This colorway features purple mesh, with suede at the toe cap, over laid by white leather throughout the upper. A black swoosh is found on both the medial and lateral sides, while a grey, black and clear plastic “Nike Air” logo makes its home on the heels. On the tongue a circular Air Max2 logo is seen that features teal and pink lettering set against a white background. A white midsole house…

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Stupid Things People Do For Sneakers: Two Men. Attacked and Stabbed by 5; One has sneakers stolen

For our latest reporting of sneaker-inspired deparavity, we return to Brooklyn, N.Y. , where five ruffians ( four men and a woman) stabbed two men, robbing one of them of their sneakers. According to police, earlier this month the suspected attackers stabbed the two men, aged 21 and 28 respectively, multiple times at approximately 6:30 on March 24. One of the men was stabbed in the back and torso and the other victim was stabbed in the leg and torso. Both men were taken to a local hospital. The NYPD…

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Nike unveils Air Max Day 2018 Line Up

Air Max Day has become a yearly celebration of the technology that has not been a pillar of the company since 1991,but also paying homage to models that pushed, and continue to push, the envelope in both performance innovation and aesthetically. This year’s lineup is no different, featuring seven models that span from yesteryear to the cutting edge of Air Max technology. They are the Air Max 180, the Air Max 93, Air Max 270, Nike VaporMax Plus, Nike VaporMax 97, Nike VaporMax Flyknit 2.0. Air Max 1/97 Vote Forward…

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Nike Air VaporMax “Black Anthracite”

Since its initial release back on March 26th of this year, the VaporMax has seen a steady and well received diet of colorways. This latest colorway features a black anthracite Flyknit upper with a black swoosh. A semi-blacked out VaporMax unit finishes things off for this sneaker. This VaporMax will be available June 22 on Nike+, SNKRS, nike.com and at select retailers.

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Nike aids Chinese Goverment in the Confiscation of $87 million in Counterfeit Kicks

Police in Anhui (China) recently busted that country’s largest case of sneakers. The seized shoes, which numbered over 500,000 pair, were intended to be shipped to Asia and the Middle East. Although made of substandard materials, the sneakers were still valued at over $87 million. In December 2015 Anhui police received reports from Nike Sports China which indicated they had located a significant number of counterfeit shoes that looked like one of their branded products in Middle Eastern countries. Law enforcement officials spent a month pursuing that lead and it…

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