3 Jul
A cherubic limited edition collaboration in footwear form

We’ve seen Jeremy Scott lay his madness on several silhouettes for his adidas Originals collections, but this is the first time he’s collaborated on a modern basketball shoe. This time the LA designer teams up with Chicago Bulls superstar Derrick Rose for a unique spin on Rose’s signature adidas D Rose 3.5 sneaker. Taking the dollar-bill […]


19 Apr
Ever subtle ultra-luxury kicks for a $1,100 bargain

There aren’t many people that can make Jeremy Scott appear subtle, but Christian Louboutin is definitely one of them. Personally I prefer Scott because there’s a difference between flamboyant and garish, although Scott definitely walks that line too. (In his defense, however, you don’t see any Real Housewives Of Atlanta fiending for, and mispronouncing, Scott’s Totem […]


11 Apr
An update of the sneaker which originally premiered in 1972

  Nike’s 1977 silhouette is actually just an an update of the Blazer sneaker which came out originally in 1972. Of course a few changes were made including toebox skirting and more perforations below the telltale Swoosh. This version features a bold multi-color zigzag Swoosh and bright orange branding on the heel and tongue. Pre-order it over […]


26 Feb
Air Jordan 1 & snapback hat benefit Big Brothers of America

This February marks the 37th Anniversary of Black History Month, and to celebrate the Jordan Brand has hooked up with hat designer JUST DON to produce a limited edition sneaker and snapback hat BHM pack. The classic Air Jordan 1 silhouette is crafted of all black leather with a bright orange liner, with a similar […]


18 Jan
2 high-tops & 1 low-top in premium snakeskin detailing

Converse is getting into the Year of the Snake footwear trend with their own tribute to the Chinese New Year. Taking their iconic Chuck Taylor All Star sneakers, two high-tops and one low, Converse is crafting the shoes all with snakeskin-imitating leather uppers. The black shoes offset the snakeskin detailing with soft premium leather, while […]


16 Jan
Subtle metallic rainbow footwear for Spring/Summer 2013

Jeremy Scott releases a new iteration of his now iconic JS Wings silhouette for his adidas Originals By line. As usual for his sneakers (as well as his whole aesthetic in general, including his new Smart Car), Scott takes a vivid approach by crafting the high-top in a metallic, rainbow-like material and dubbing it the […]


2 Jan
Colorful ultra-luxury footwear for Spring/Summer 2013

Pierre Hardy flashes his classic sneaker style with these 2013 Spring/Summer luxury zebra print high-tops. The French designer has topped off them with a color blocking upper, two premium leathers, suede, zebra pattern detailing and a velcro fastening at the ankle. It takes a little flash to stand out in that summer sun, and these’ll […]


21 Dec
Chicago boutique sources military blankets for collaboration

A beautiful shoe collaboration from respected Chicago boutique Saint Alfred and Converse’s First String program. Utilizing a Pro Leather high-top silhouette and sourced military blankets, Saint Alfred applies 100% wool for the entire upper offset with accents of leather for this clearly cold-weather oriented sneaker. Beautifully executed, the Saint Alfred for Converse First String Pro Leather […]