SLAM Presents Jordan Vol.4 Dedicated To The Air Jordan 1

Esteemed magazine SLAM is known for their thoughtful pieces and crisp reporting on the game of basketball, but that’s not all they do. SLAM is all about hoops culture as well as the game itself, and their yearly SLAM Kicks issue touches both on new basketball releases and the stories behind classic hoops footwear. Now, they’ve readied a special issue that’s sure to delight sneakerheads and Michael Jordan fans alike — one that’s focused entirely on the Air Jordan 1. A…

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Nike’s 3D-Printed Vaporfly Elite Flyprint Is Releasing Soon

Ever since introducing Flyknit oh so many years ago, the Beaverton brand has gone through testing after testing to introduce the ever-innovative Flyprint. Inspired by the feedback received from Eliud Kipchoge after the runner narrowly missed the sub-two hour mark set by the BREAKING2 initiative, Nike designers set out to improve on the Vaporfly with the brand new 3D-printed textile upper, the first of its kind in the performance genre. Bringing the silhouette down to a feather-light 11 grams,…

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adidas Introduces Major Design Changes for the UltraBOOST 5.0

adidas’s flagship UltraBOOST model has evolved across four generations of design phases while maintaining mostly the same look. Though the popular sneaker has undergone several Primeknit and tech upgrades for improved wear, we’ve yet to see any major changes to its appearance — until now, on what’s reportedly the UltraBOOST 5….

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The Nike Vapormax 97 “Persian Violet” Is Releasing In Grade School Sizes

Nike’s Vapormax 97 is an interesting hybrid silhouette, fusing the bullet train-inspired upper of the Air Max 97 with the futuristic cushioning tech of the Vapormax for a look that nods to two of their most ambitious silhouettes. Now it’s surfaced in a new “Persian Violet” colorway that pulls inspiration from another classic Max makeup — the Air Max BW. A dark black serves as the base color while regal purple accents arrive alongside dashes of white on the midfoot lo…

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White Mountaineering and Adidas Gear Up The Terrex Fast

The Japanese label White Mountaineering is one of the few to exhibit a masterful grasp over technical construction and fabrications, hailing forward a series of aggressive garments that are armored for the harshest conditions. GORE-TEX, Pertex, and many other materials are on display in their wonderfully curated collections whose overall design is being implemented in the footwear releases under their adidas collaboration.

Going on for quite a few years now, we’ve seen the NMD revise…

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Nike Vapormax 97 “Atmosphere Grey” Just Released For Kids

Swoosh Brand consumer’s feverish craze for hybridized silhouettes equipped with Vapormax sole units has reached a boiling point, and Nike continues taking advantage with new models and colorways at a steady rate. One of the most revered – the Vapormax 97 – is back in an Atmosphere Grey outfit strictly designed for Beaverton’s kid-sized appreciators. With University Red clearly acting as its focal point, Atmosphere Grey and White are ushered in for contrast on its mudgu…

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Art Institute of Chicago Now Offers Thousands of Free Artwork Images

Following in The Met’s footsteps, the Art Institute of Chicago is now enabling free high-res downloads of images portraying iconic artworks from their vast collection. A total of 53,438 photos encapsulate the online launch, from Vincent Van Gogh’s The Bedroom (1888) to Piet Mondrian’s Lozenge Com…

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