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Nike Honors MJ’s Early Days with the AJ1 Retro High OG “Rookie Of The Year”

Following the Nigel Sylvester edition, as well as the Spike Lee “He Got Game” tribute sneakers, Nike brings back the Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG to tell a new story from Jordan’s rookie days. The colorway pays homage to the peanut butter brown outfit worn by MJ during the Rookie of the Year acceptan…

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Jordan Brand To Revisit “Cap And Gown” With The Air Jordan 13 Next Year

In May, the Jordan Brand released the Air Jordan 11 “Cap And Gown” that played off of the shoe’s ability to be worn with a tuxedo or a suit during graduation and prom. Dressed entirely in black with the silhouette’s customary patent leather construction, the even more luxurious take on the Jumpman’s most premium iteration was met with open arms and eager Jordan 11 fanatics. Next Summer, Jordan will be revisiting the “Cap And Gown” monicker with a litt…

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Nike Air Force 1 “Lunar New Year” Collection Releases On February 8th

One of the highlights of Nike’s 2018 Chinese New Year collection is the “Lunar New Year” Air Force 1 capsule that includes three unique designs that are all centered around the Swoosh’s continued CNY theme – floral patterns and fireworks. With two Air Force 1 Low models included – one for men and one for women – and an SF-AF1, the Swoosh continues to honor Asian heritage with one of its more popular aesthetics. There is no better vessel to help celeb…

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Nike Vapormax “Chinese New Year” Is Coming Next Week

Nike’s Chinese New Year themed Vapormax rendition features a mixture of black and multi-color Flyknit that separates it from the rest of the Swoosh brand’s release centered around the holiday. While most feature an explosion of fireworks or an embroidered floral detail, this offering keeps it a bit more simple and traditional by just adding an attractive new colorway. There are no special logos or any references to the CNY theme, but the offering does boast multiple 3M hits, with …

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BAPE Celebrates Lunar New Year With Year of the Dog Collection

2018 is just around the corner with Lunar New Year celebrations to follow in February. To commemorate the upcoming holiday, Japanese magnate BAPE is once again drooping its Chinese zodiac designs to celebrate the “Year of the Dog.” The collection features the label’s iconic APE head motif alongside a dog spread across black, r…

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Floral Themes Appear On The Air Jordan 6 Retro “Chinese New Year”

Jordan Brand and Nike will soon turn its attention to the annual Chinese New Year celebration as several footwear options will become available in January. One anchoring visual theme will be the blooming red and white flower embroidery seen on the heels of this Air Jordan 6 Retro as well as the Nike Kyrie 4 that was previewed earlier this week. Fireworks will also serve as an enticing graphic as well, while the black, gold, and red colorway speaks to the traditional colors of the holiday. The…

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Gucci, Matt Lauer and Taylor Swift Top Google’s 2017 Year In Search

2017’s year-end wrap-ups continue; Google voted the best place to work this year, unveiled the results of this year’s search queries, from people and celebrity deaths to songs and tech.

Overall, sexual abuse controversies boosted several figures to the top of the “People” search list. Matt Lauer, Harvey Weinstein, Kevin Spacey and more took o…

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