Sneakers

Nike ACG Air Deschutz

When the Nike Air Deschutz entered the market in 1992 it had competitors in form but never in function. The performance-driven design ushered in the “cross-training sandal,” equally at home hitting the trail, whether for a brisk hike or a short trail run, and strolling college campuses. In that, the sandal embodied the ACG ethos, and while many versions took a predominantly black base, its…

The “PCG” Edition Nike PG 4

Paul George, rumored to be a fishing lover, loves nature. PG4 ‘PCG’ consists of tones and textures inspired by his overflowing affection for the natural environment. Inspired by Nike’s All Conditions Gear (ACG), the heel’s PCG logo honors the iconic ACG as it was inspired by Paul George’s full name, Paul Clifton George. Rope-shaped shoelaces embellish the vivid Laser Crimson colored upper,…

Nike Sandals: Three Options for Summer 2020

Nike OwaysisThis sandal reinterprets the language of comfort from innovations like Nike React. The wavy upper and foam midsole provide a soft and cushioned feel around the whole foot.  Nike CanyonInspired by ’90s cross-training sandals, the Nike Canyon features versatile and steady cushioning. The sandal references the Air Footscape in the outsole and Nike Rift in the upper, which is defined by its soft, textured bindings. Nike…

New Air Max 2090 in Three Retro Futurism Inspired Colorways

Earlier this year, the Nike Air Max 2090 took recognizable traits of the Air Max 90 into the future. This summer, three new colorways help extend the silhouette’s futuristic feel, each inspired from art work of the retro futurism movement. The latest color inspiration for the Nike Air Max 2090 expands its theme of future modes of transportation through environment exploration: canyon-like earth tones, clean colors that resemble blue skies and bold brights of…

Ben Simmons x Nike Blazer Mid ’77 “Motivation”

Professional basketball pregame preparations are the focus of Nike’s latest pack. The pack includes this edition of the Nike Blazer Mid ’77, inspired by Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons. The suede, cracked-gray upper is the canvas for two graphics and phrases on the shoe’s lateral side — “Heart in the Game” on one, and “Pride & Passion” on the other. “Dedication” and…

Nike Waffle Racer “‘Obsidian/Chrome Yellow”

A true Nike heritage silhouette this modern adaption of the classic Waffle Runner silhouette pays homage to the ’70s original, preserving its unique features and building upon its iconic foundational status. Blanketing the moccasin inspired uppers in a new ‘Obsidian / Chrome Yellow’ colourway the sneakers utilise harsh contrasts to add a new dimensional element to the now over 40 year old sneaker. With…