Nike KYRIE 6 Preheat “City” Collection

November 04, 2019 – Kyrie Irving has a special connection to number 11. It begins with his dad, Drederick Irving, who wore #11 during his basketball career; Kyrie wore it in high school and does now with Brooklyn. The connection extends to a metaphor for balance and harmony (1+1) that resonates with Kyrie, and cascades from there. “K” is the eleventh letter of the alphabet; “Kyrie Irving” is 11 letters; Irving played 11…

Nike Basketball Unveils the KYRIE 6

Nike Basketball is launching Kyrie Irving’s sixth signature sneaker on the 22nd of November. The Nike KYRIE 6 will debut in its Jet Black colorway. Check for the kicks on Nike.com and through Nike Basketball dealers. Signature shoes are an exercise in two-sided autobiography. There is the athlete’s performance style — which design should capture both technically and visually — and the…

BANDULU x Nike KYRIE 5 EP

Streetwear label Bandulu is the designer behind this edition of the Nike KYRIE 5. Bandulu brings a unique perspective to the performance basketball sneaker. Here is how Bandulu describes their overall approach to design… Bandulu means fake, bootleg, ghetto. Like that white tee from Marshall’s with the name of some couturier, screenprinted in gold. That little bit of luxury gives clothing a…

Nike KYRIE 5 “UFO”

Nike Basketball has dressed the latest KYRIE 5 colorway in a UFO theme. The design is set in a celestial obsidian base with “star” splatter detailing. Nike then adds some light current green and scream green that evoke astrophotography images of nebulas. Nike then places a flying saucer on the sneaker’s tongue, which sets the theme. Furthering the theme, Nike adds an…