Sneakers

ALIFE x adidas Consortium Nizza “Artist Proof” x Alife Art Museum

Back in May, ALIFE and adidas Consortium dropped an edition of the Nizza. For June, the NYC based shop is back with another edition of the retro basketball sneaker. For their latest edition of the adidas Nizza Hi, Alife chooses a flat white silhouette and features their logo in a black glossy rubberized appliqué on the lateral. Branding is also utilized throughout…

Saucony Shadow 5000 x Politics x Cafe Du Monde

Louisiana based Politics is using local flavor to create its latest sneaker collaboration. The sneaker shop has teamed with New Orleans French Quarter based Café du Monde to create an edition of the Saucony Shadow 5000. As the cafe is well known for its beignets, the sneaker is inspired by the pastry in a brown toned colorway that is listed as “beignet/sugar”.…

Nike N7: Tinker Hatfield Designed Sneakers

Nike’s Native American focused N7 range is getting ready to launch a fresh collection of kicks. This season’s drops are distinguished by their inclusion of brand new sneakers designed by legendary Nike designer Tinker Hatfield. Hatfield created the Zoom Heritage basketball sneaker and the Air Zoom Down Rock “a skate-streetwear hybrid”. In addition to Hatfield’s designs, the collection also includes N7 editions…

Reebok “Take Away” Pack

Ubiquitous in every urban neighborhood, the local take away is the inspiration for Reebok’s latest collection of gear. The focus of the collection is “Chinese Restaurant”, which is the theme for the cap, t-shirt and food bag. The socks in the collection take a cushion of inspiration that includes Pizza, Chinese and Doner Kebab. The collection is now live at shops like…

Vans x Harry Potter

From a series of books to a series films and then constant fodder for pop culture projects, Harry Potter is now making waves as the source inspiration for some sneakers. The people behind Harry Potter have teamed with Vans to produce a series of kicks, including the four that we see here. The four include designs inspired by the houses at Hogwarts:…