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Nike Flyknit Racer

Lunar-racer_hd_1600The Flyknit Racer is now available in the Fire and Ice colorway, inspired by the two keys to post-run recovery.

The Flyknit Racer is now available in the Fire and Ice colorway, inspired by the two keys to post-run recovery.

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adidas Originals’ Climacool 1 Returns in Tonal Colorways for SS16

adidas Originals is looking to revitalize its Climacool 1 silhouette by releasing a new series of tonal iterations for spring. The low-top model features full Climacool breathable mesh construction, paired with TPU overlays at the toe and quarter-panels to in turn provide the sneaker with added support. Additionally, a perforated sockliner has been implemented for […]

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Nike Air Max 95 “Cool Grey”

The Nike Air Max 95 gets outfitted in one of its most dependable colorways yet. Here, the entire upper assumes the same monochromatic tonal grey hue, doing much to tone down a silhouette which traditionally emphasizes its signature gradient paneling. The Cool Grey carries over to the midsole and Air units as well, making for a uniform aesthetic that goes well with any outfit. Pick up a pair from Caliroots for $170 USD, and check out New York’s Air Max Con here.

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mastermind JAPAN x Onitsuka Tiger Fabre Nippon Pack Lookbook

First revealed last November, an upcoming collaboration between two Japanese powerhouses is headed our way at the end of March. Footwear mainstay Onitsuka Tiger links with contemporary brand mastermind JAPAN for a range of the brand’s Fabre® Nippon sneaker. Through a new stylized lookbook, mastermind JAPAN brings a streetwear edge to the classic 1982 basketball shoe by stamping its signature skull and bones logo on the heel, and fastening side zippers on the medial panels for easy on-and-off. Each of the black, white, and brown colorways are garnished with premium leather overlays and finished off with a red gum outsole and a gold heel ring.
Watch for the mastermind JAPAN x Onitsuka Tiger pack for its global release date on March 26.

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adidas is Set to Retro the Climacool Runner

adidas is Set to Retro the Climacool Runner

With spring officially here, it’s time to get your cardio game on point. And what better way to do that than with a retro release of the adidas Climacool.

This revelation was first noted on the adidas Originals Instagram page, which stated that three colorways would highlight this excitable bringback. The OG red colorway looks to be the first, while red and silver and all-white iterations will follow.

Give the adidas Climacool a first look below and stay tuned for more details.

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Y-3’s Qasa Silhouette Gets Stripped Down for the Spring/Summer

The Qasa silhouette from Y-3 has gone through multiple iterations of black,from a standard high to a very limited reflective version. This time around the ninja-like shoe becomes more of a sandal by removing its sock upper and minimal lacing system while keeping its forefoot straps for a look that’s ready for the warmer weather. Donned in all black, one of Y-3’s staple shoes keeps things true to its original with a thick tubular outsole along with Y-3 branding along its sole and heel. The Y-3 Qasa Sandal is currently available at select retailers such as SSENSE and Y-3 for $350 USD.

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The Raf Simons x adidas Originals Stan Smith Arrives In “Copper”

Raf Simons and adidas Originals recently gave the Stan Smith a completely new makeover, which saw the timeless silhouette encaged in a trio of velcro bands representing the Three Stripes. Now the Belgian designer reverts back to his popular R-perforated design, rendering the silhouette in an eye-catching "Copper" colorway right down to the midsole. Complete with tonal lacing and contrasting white branding, look for this newest design alongside the rest of his sixth seasonal collection with adidas at select accounts including Packer Shoes for $400 USD.

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New Balance 998 “Air Exploration”

New Balance 998 “Air Exploration”

Essential to the season at hand and for those that follow, the New Balance 998 returns in a patriotic colorway.

Electing for red, white and blue tones that bring about a sense of country, this “Air Exploration” take on the 998 incorporates premium leather throughout the upper while perforations rest at the toe and near the foot opening. ABZORB cushioning makes for a smooth and comfortable ride alongside traditional branding at the tongue and paneling.

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Air Jordan 2 Low Arrives in a Striking “Gym Red”

Ahead of the much-hyped Air Jordan 2 "Wing It" release, the Jordan Brand previews a new colorway of the basketball silhouette in a low-cut variation. A striking "Gym Red" color scheme is applied to the entire makeup of the shoe, which boasts a pebbled leather upper and a synthetic overlay that wraps around the heel. Jordan’s iconic winged logo is placed along the tongue, while the insole and part of the outsole is colored in a bright turquoise. Check out the latest design above and look to purchase the latest Air Jordan 2 Low design at select Nike retailers starting April 2 for $160 USD.

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Boom, the startup that wants to build supersonic planes, just signed a massive deal with Virgin

boom Have you heard about Boom? Boom is a relatively new startup that’s aiming to build something pretty crazy. They’re not building an app… or a social network… or even some new gadget for the Kickstarter crowd. Boom wants to build planes. Really, really, really fast planes. Specifically, they’re trying to design and build a supersonic passenger plane that goes 2.2x… Read More

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