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The Vintage Nike Blazer Movement Continues With This “Monsoon Blue”

Over the last few months, Nike’s Blazer silhouette has made a steady rise toward the top of the Swoosh’s lifestyle pantheon, whether it by a illustrious collaboration or attractive in-line drop. Sticking to the latter, the next Blazer creations calls upon a neutral “Monsoon Blue” color scheme that mixes that soft hue together with quick hits of Aviator Grey and Sail that adds a nice creamy finish to its midsole and Swoosh. Nostalgic at its core, the Blazer has become p…

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Dr. Romanelli & Modernica Team up for a Set of Chairs Made from Vintage Champion Sweatshirts

In his quest to give second-hand/vintage textiles a renewed purpose, Dr. Romanelli has released some intricate clothing and works of art. This time, DRx is back to his signature ways, but applying his techniques to home furniture. Working off Modernica’s Side Shell chair, Dr. Romanelli sourced a number of …

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The Nike Blazer Mid Vintage ’77 Is Also Appearing With Blue Swoosh Logos

As the old adage states, “you can’t beat a classic,” and the Nike Blazer is nothing if not that. Its clean silhouette is both timeless and inherently on-trend — perhaps why it’s been both tapped as a collaborative centerpiece by everyone from Virgil Abloh to Slam Jam to Sacai — and has found a firm spot in the rotation of sneakerheads the world over. Now, Nike is tapping the Blazer’s 1977 genesis for several vintage-treated models, the latest of which to surf…

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The Nike Air More Money “Meant To Fly” References A Vintage Women’s Basketball Ad

Nike’s newest Air More Money creation helps further the brand’s increased emphasis on two particular – and unrelated – things, the female sneakerhead and the resurgence of retro 90s hoops models. With a “Meant To Fly” nickname bestowed upon this iteration, it harkens back to an old school Nike ad from the 1980s that spread the message,  “Who said woman was not meant to fly?” as an advertisement for the WNBA. Dressed in gold, the More Money&#82…

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Saucony Releases A Shadow 5000 Vintage In “Send Help” Colors

Nike SB’s iconic “Send Help” Dunk High colorway has become an incredibly influential release, having provided sneakers from a number of brands with inspiration. Next up, is the Saucony Shadow 5000 Vintage that can be seen dressed with a bold blue upper that calls upon white and black for contrast. Premium suede is added to the blue elements of this particular design, while its toebox and other white panelling use a more traditional mesh construction. Fans of this new look, o…

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Vintage Porcelain Comes To The Converse Chuck 70 Low

The Converse Chuck 70 Low has always been an ideal summer sneaker due to its lightweight canvas upper and sporty retro styling. Now that it’s July, summer is in full swing, and Converse is ready for the warm days ahead with a “Porcelain Peony” two-pack of shoes featuring unique graphic hits. Arriving in a black/white and a blue/white, both shoes nod to the embellishments on antique porcelain kitchenware with their bright white base color and an interesting vintage floral pat…

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Nike Adds Vintage Yellow To The Air Max 90

In recent weeks Nike added an all-over Air Max logo to the fan-favorite Air Max 90 silhouette and dressed the shoe in patent leather. While that set is for consumers who prefer wilder-looking shoes, the Swoosh has a more toned down GR version available now for the simpler appreciators of this silhouette. Blue Void, Royal Tint, and Yellow Ochre are responsible for the pops of color on this particular pair, with the lighter shade of blue dressing up its lancelets and midfoot bumper. Yellow Ochr…

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