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How to get the Converse X Virgil Abloh Chuck 70

The final release of “The Ten,” with creative director Virgil Abloh, comes in the form of the collection’s most storied model: The Converse Chuck Taylor. For his design, Abloh applies his idea of “GHOSTING” to the Chuck 70, which employs a translucent upper to expose the details of the silhouette’s original 1970’s design. The Converse […]

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What is Nike Flyprint?

Nike Flyprint is the first 3D-printed textile upper in performance footwear. What it is not is a solution for footwear tooling, though that is something Nike has a long history with (examples can be found here, here and here). At its most basic level, Nike Flyprint uppers are produced through solid deposit modeling (SDM), a […]

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V.N.R: The new trainer from Louis Vuitton

Dubbed V.N.R (Vuitton New Runner), Louis Vuitton’s new trainers boast a technical elegance that has already earned them iconic status. Lightweight, flexible and leading-edge, the V.N.R combines know-how and aesthetics in one. One year’s research and development was required to manufacture these trainers with an urban flair. They take their inspiration from the house’s heritage, […]

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Tyler, The Creator drops Golf Le Fleur Mono Collection

With a monochromatic upper and contrast stitching, the “Mono” introduces an unexpected approach considering the vibrancy of the initial Golf Le Fleur drops. The Golf Le Fleur Mono collection comes in five premium suede hues: Black, White, Greener Pastures, Limoges and Rhubarb. It coincides with a complete apparel capsule of Converse Essentials Tees and French […]

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Nike celebrates the heritage of the Mercurial by bringing back iconic designs

In celebration of 20 years of Mercurial, NIKEiD is bringing back the iconic designs from football’s epic quadrennial tournament…but with a twist: The graphics of the past are combined with contemporary 360 innovation. All of the below styles are available in both the Vapor and Superfly silhouette. 1998 Mercurial 2010 Mercurial Vapor Superfly II 2002 Nike Mercurial Vapor  2014 Nike Mercurial Superfly IV 2006 […]

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Pony links up with Joey Bada$$ for rappers first clothing line

To celebrate the relaunch of its iconic Topstar sneaker, Pony has collaborated with Brooklyn artist, actor, model, muse, entrepreneur and hip-hop superstar, Joey Bada$$. “I carry New York with me everywhere I go. It’s almost written across my forehead. I am a product of New York, working with Product of New York and there are […]

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Adidas adds two new colourways to its Deerupt range

As Adidas Originals’ distinctive new running lifestyle silhouette, the Deerupt receives two new colour treatments this month, continuing to establish the model as the latest chapter in Adidas innovation. This latest release retains the Deerupt’s unique blend of past and present, uniting classic performance footwear elements with contemporary design in a brand new context. A […]

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