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Nike’s Enlarged Safari Print Hits The Air Max 1

The Safari print has become somewhat of a mainstay within Nike’s repertoire as of late, establishing its worldwide appeal after their atmos collaboration in 2003. Much like volt or transformative branding, Nike has begun implementing these bold designs to great effect, bringing a return to the Safari on the ever-classic Air Max 1. Toning things down quite a bit, the Beaverton brand has opted for a palette of both dark and light gray with a smooth hit of blue along the various logo hits, ser…

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Another Sherpa-Lined Nike SF-AF1 High Is Coming In Thunder Blue

Nike’s Special Forces Air Force 1 tackles the militaristic aesthetic with an almost masterful touch, implementing straps, fasteners, and an upper construction that would make even Errolson Hugh proud. Released quite frequently during the Fall/Winter season, the model has seen quite a few colorways as well as some much needed upgrades. Now arriving once again with a seasonal tooling, the model dons a sherpa lining fit for the snow-laden months ahead while upgrading its fabrication to include…

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First Look At The Off-White Nike Air Force 1 “Volt” For Toddlers

After bringing you a detailed look at the black pair, Virgil Abloh and the Swoosh are back once again with a toddler version of the Off-White Nike Air Force 1 in a glistening volt hue. Equipped with all of the same embellishments as the adult pair, its highlights feature a technical ripstop upper, Helvetica-style font, and Abloh’s signature zip-tie in a soft blue shade. It will be interesting to see how Abloh’s deconstructed sneakers do in small sizes, as the intricate details tha…

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The Nike Kobe AD Releases In A “Black Toe” Colorway

Color blocking and split motifs have been all the rage in the past year, entering into mainstream sneaker culture as a remnant of the trends found predominantly in the 90s. Updating that classic tooling to fit more modern tastes, the Beaverton brand is donning the Kobe AD with that same design ethos in a palette of black and white. Split directly down the middle from the heel towards the forefoot, the lateral side dons a stark white with a grey dotted swoosh while the medial side takes on a c…

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Jordan Brand Creates A 1-of-1 Air Jordan 1 PE For Cancer Survivor

For one of its biggest fans, the Jordan Brand NRG design team opened its clandestine quarters and a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Millad Mesriani, an avid Air Jordan fanatic and cancer survivor, got the opportunity to design a one-of-one pair of Air Jordan 1s to commemorate his battle against a disease that could not stand up to his resiliency. Through the Make-A-Wish foundation, Mesriani began his design journey two years ago, and today it culminated with a first look at a jaw-dropping desi…

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