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The Nike Air Max Plus Appears In “Alternate Galaxy” Colorway

The ever-growing craze and demand for Air Max retros of the mid-late 1990s continues as Nike delivers a colorful take on the Air Max Plus. Right away you’ll notice the vibrant color treatment on the upper that retailers are beginning to dub as the “Alternate Galaxy”, although a more accurate description would be more of like a color-saturated oil spill of sorts. Shops are reporting these in stock right now, and they’ll likely show up at online retailers soon. If you ca…

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Where To Buy: Alexander Wang x adidas Run Clean + Reissue Run

Alexander Wang brought his sublime touch to the world of footwear after partnering with adidas Originals in 2017. Since then, his vision on sneakers has been both highly technical and refreshingly minimal, and this upcoming drop of three styles is sure to highlight that dichotomy. Hitting select stores this Saturday is a black colorway of AW Run Clean, a sock-like shoe with a full-length BOOST cushioned sole with the upside-down trefoil logo at the heel. Joining it is the first-ever release o…

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Colorful ASICS GEL-Mai Celebrates Founder’s 100th Birthday

Born May 29, 1918, Kihachiro Onitsuka founded ASICS in 1949, maintaining an active role in the company until his passing on September 29, 2007. To commemorate what would have been its founder’s 100th birthday, the brand is debuting a selection of sunflower-hued gear. The yellow hues reflect both Onitsuka’s upbeat temperment and the artwork …

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Nike Blends The Mercurial With Tuned Air

With the 2018 World Cup on the horizon, Nike Sportswear has taken note and is ready to outfit its futból fans with some interesting new sneakers for the Summer. Ready to introduce yet another altered silhouette to its catalogue, the Swoosh has taken the sole unit of the Air Max Plus and placed it underneath a reworked soccer-inspired Mercurial upper. Officially called the Mercurial TN, this new look boasts overexposed TN logos towards the heels, an iridescent midsole shank, and a large Swoo…

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Up Close With Drake’s Unreleased Air Jordan 4 “Splatter” PE

Drake has switched his sneaker brand allegiances and is now affiliated with German sportswear brand adidas, leaving a bevy of sick Air Jordan Retro PEs behind that will likely never see the light of day. One of Drizzy’s more memorable specialties was this Air Jordan 4 spinoff of the classic “Bred” colorway with Nike Air on the heel, paint splatter detail on the midsole and heel, and a few other discrepancies from the original. Air Jordan collector extraordinaire depeche23mod…

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A Trippy World Awaits Inside Jody Xiong’s 40-Foot-Tall ‘Intelligent Head’

Chinese artist Jody Xiong is widely-known for creating mind-bending installations that question the relationship between mankind and technology. Made in collaboration with architects Yunsheng Su and Xudong Lim Her latest piece entitled Intelligent Head is a 40-foot-tall structure of a human-like face erected in the Zendai Himal…

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Supply And Vans Release A Camouflaged Chima Pro 2

Australia-born Vans Skate pro Chima Ferguson is nodding to his heritage on the latest iteration of his Chima Pro 2, done in collaboration with Sydney-based skate retailer Supply. Exhibiting the smooth style and hometown pride Ferguson has become famous for, the shoe features a disruptive camo pattern adorned with ballpoint pen drawings of past Supply graphics/doodles inspired by Ferguson’s girlfriend and dog. Apart from the unique camouflage upper, the shoe also features a leather tongu…

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Kevin Gates Shares Surprise EP, ‘Chained to the City’

Kevin Gates has returned with three new tracks – his first drops since being released from prison in January. The EP, titled Chained to the City features “Change Lanes,” “Vouch” and “Let It Sing.” Gates teased his fans with new music on social media over the last few days. Listen to them via Apple Music and Spotify below a…

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