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First Look At The Air Jordan 3 “Quai 54”

Every year, Jordan Brand pays homage to the legendary Quai 54 streetball tournament held in Paris with a special-edition shoe. Past releases have encompassed everything from the Air Jordan 1 to the Air Jordan 5 to the Air Jordan 13 Low and more, but this year’s shoe is a silhouette that hasn’t yet been used for the Quai tournament: the Air Jordan 3.

The shoe features a upper constructed of a soft ashy black suede, while darker black accents arrive on the heel and toe mud…

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First look At The Nike Hyperdunk X

Ten years ago, Nike unveiled the first-ever Hyperdunk basketball shoe, utilizing the global stage of the Beijing Olympics to feature the innovative silhouette on Kobe Bryant. Since then, the Hyperdunk has been regarded as one of Nike’s most significant chapters of their storied Basketball heritage, and later this Summer the tenth iteration of this performance hoops shoe will finally hit stores.

The Nike Hyperdunk X features several familiar design and functional cues from previou…

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Be the First to Cop the adidas Y-3 Harigane White/Black/Mystery Ink

Imagery of the next Harigane iteration from adidas diffusion label Y-3 has just released.

The sneaker, which previously saw a more prominent use of the Mystery Ink shade, is now predominantly light with its upper. The knit pattern is contrasted only with black lace tubes — which double as adidas’ Three stripes — and a heel co…

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First Look At The Cell x adidas Prophere From The Dragon Ball Z Pack

Another shoe from the highly-anticipated adidas x Dragon Ball Z pack has been revealed, and this time it’s Cell’s unique iteration of the adidas Prophere. Featuring a flecked green upper that represents Cell’s scaly skin, the shoe also features purple tongue accents and blue heel detailing, nodding further to the classic character’s instantly recognizable colors. A white Prophere midsole and outsole with translucent detailing round the shoe’s look off. No officia…

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A First Look at the adidas Consortium UltraBOOST Mid Prototype

adidas’s groundbreaking UltraBOOST lineup has leveled off considerably since first bursting out onto the scene a few years back, in a sense allowing newer models, such as the Kamanda and F/22 to catch some due shine. With that in mind, the Three Stripes brand is primed and ready to expand the BOOST-centric family with a new m…

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First Look At A$AP Rocky’s Under Armour Shoe, Kanye’s Twitter Antics, And More Of This Week’s Top Stories

This week’s edition of Top Stories featured more of the sneaker industry’s heavy hitters doing what they do best. Virgil had his OFF WHITE footprint all over the week, as a first look of the OFF WHITE x Air Jordan 1 “UNC” was revealed as well as the next two Presto selections. A$ AP Rocky’s first signature sneaker with Under Armour was revealed as well, and it clearly takes design cues from the Osiris D3 Skate Shoe. As usual, Jordan Brand had plenty to say, as reg…

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First Look At The Skepta x Nike Air Max 97/BW

Skepta’s next Nike Air Max collaboration will once again bridge the gap between two key Air Max silhouettes of the 1990s. This time around, his design goes true sole-swap hybrid style as it features the upper of the Air Classic BW with the full-length Air Unit of the 97 model. Additionally, the mesh upper features the honeycomb-style pattern from the Air Tuned 99, a visual/material cue taken from the UK-based grime artist’s last collaboration with Nike. Finally, this Air Max 97/BW…

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First Look At The OFF WHITE x Nike Presto In Two New Colorways

While the OFF WHITE x Air Jordan 1 is undoubtedly the most popular drop from the original “The Ten” collection, the Presto collaboration is often regarded as the second best. Vigil Abloh and Nike continue to circle back on multiple silhouettes from that original drop, including the Jordan 1 and the Vapormax. Now, it appears that the Air Presto will be receiving a two-part sequel in both a black and white colorway. All of Virgil’s customary elements are present on this design…

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Pininfarina Completes First Architectural Project

Best known for its vehicle designs, Pininfarina brought its technical know-how and luxurious tastes to the world of architecture with a new apartment complex recently completed in São Paulo. The Italian design firm created the 23-story tower for Cyrela, a Brazilian property developer, with the aims of crafting a building that offered th…

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Joey Bada$$ Debuts His First Official Sneaker & Apparel Collaboration With Pony

Joey Bada$ $ takes a detour from the rap side of things and once again graces our pages, this time to debut his first official sneaker and apparel collection alongside PONY. The sportswear brand’s Topstar Lo Lux silhouette — seen here in burgundy — takes on a premium suede-constructed upper, with perforated branding and the r…

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