complex.com Archives - 21 September 2014, Sunday

  • What Do You Wear to Walk from Your Range Rover to Your Ski Chalet? The New Louis Vuitton Alpinist Boot

    complex.com 21 Sep '14, 5pm

    You've all been there - your chauffeur is holding open the door of your custom snow-outfitted Range Rover and you're about to set foot on the ground - when you suddenly realize that the walkway to your Swiss ski chalet hasn't been shoveled and you're about to ruin your best pair of ve...

  • Vanessa Bryant's Nike Kobe 9 "Snakeskin"

    complex.com 21 Sep '14, 3pm

    Kobe's wife, Vanessa Bryant, took to Instagram to flex on sneakerheads and soccer moms around the globe with a never before seen pair of Nike Kobe 9 "Snakeskins." Mrs. Bryant, aka the "Mama Mamba," showed once again that her shoe game is not to be slept on. While most 9s featured perf...

  • Ronnie Fieg x adidas Consortium Preview

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 10pm

    Staying forever busy, Ronnie Fieg took to Instagram to give the world another sneak peek at his upcoming adidas Consortium collaboration. Using familiar colors and color blocking, we get a look at the "Golden" toe of what we presume is the adidas Consortium EQT. Along with the Gold, N...

  • Johnny Manziel's Heisman Trophy Got a Present Today

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 8pm

    It must be nice having a Heisman Trophy on your nightstand to safeguard your Rolex after a night of Manzieling. On Instagram today, Johnny Football posted the above photo, which has been met with: 1) Goofy-eyed admiration (OMG MANZIEL PUT A ROLEX ON A HEISMAN HDJGHKDHGDF, 2) Appreciat...

  • Reminisce as @nicekicks looks as the histoy of @Pharrell's footwear collabs:

    Nice Kicks: History of Pharrell's Footwear Collaborations

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 7pm

    With the celebrated release of Pharrell's adidas Stan Smiths this weekend, Nice Kicks decided to take a look back at the history of Pha-real's footwear collaborations. From his 2004 released N.E.R.D. Dunk High through his run with Reebok and the memorable, Stan Smith inspired Ice Crea...

  • Jordan Future Low "UNC"

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 6pm

    Whether or not you're a fan of the shoe, you can't argue the success of the Jordan Future. Building upon that success, it appears Jordan Brand will be releasing the shoe as a Low top sometime in the future. The image shows this release sporting a University Blue color story, which pre...

  • Could the Nike Air Foamposite "Knicks" be dropping soon?

    Nike Air Foamposite "Knicks"

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 5pm

    Another round of images featuring the Nike Air Foamposite "Knicks" has hit the web causing many of us to wonder if the shoe will be hitting retail in the near future. Since being unveiled as an exclusive for director and long time Knicks' fan Spike Lee , most 'heads could only dream a...

  • 20 Great Sneakers You Can Score on eBay Right Now

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 4pm

    Now that school has started, football season is underway, and the overall shoe market is taking a break, it is the perfect time to wonder over to eBay and find yourself a little something special. We've been on the eBay grind heavy for the last few months, and it is starting to look l...

  • Could these "Gold"Air Jordan XI Retros be dropping in the near future?

    Air Jordan XI Retro "Gold"

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 4pm

    All that glitters may not be gold, but these Air Jordan XI Retros sure are. Decked out in an all "Metallic Gold" upper complete with icy blue outsoles, these XIs would certainly drive Jordan heads insane if they were ever to hit retail. If you recall, Usher was photographed earlier th...

  • Kicks of the Day: Ewing 33 High "Black/White/Gum":

    Kicks of the Day: Ewing 33 High "Black/White/Gum"

    complex.com 20 Sep '14, 2pm

    Calling upon the magic of the "Black/White/Gum" colorway, the latest release of the Ewing 33 High will have many sneakerheads chopping at the chance to get a pair. You'll get very little argument from the community regarding the classic nature of the Black/White/Gum story. It instantl...

  • Imagine a World With No Retro Sneakers

    complex.com 19 Sep '14, 5pm

    DISCLAIMER: This will never, ever happen. This will not be the last time I talk about a hypothetical situation in sneakers that would not be popular. It is definitely not the first time either . It’s just a matter of recognizing that the status quo is not the only way things can be, a...

  • Air Jordan V "White/Metallic Silver" 2015 Retro

    complex.com 18 Sep '14, 5pm

    "White/Metallic Silver" Air Jordan V could be making a return in 2015. According to Dino Hatfield , founder of the Baltimore Sneaker Show, the all-white Vs, which debuted nearly 15 years ago, will be part of Jordan Brand's upcoming effort to remaster retro sneakers . No official word ...

  • A MAJOR Air Jordan restock is going down next month:

    Air Jordan Restock at Villa in Minnesota

    complex.com 18 Sep '14, 4pm

    A huge Air Jordan restock will be going down next month. Villa will be opening a new store at the Broadway Center in Minnesota and plans to re-release 13 past Air Jordan retros. This includes the "Concord" XI Lows, "Wolf Grey" IIIs, and "White/Infrared" VIs. If you're based in the Lan...

  • A Complete Guide to This Weekend's Sneaker Releases

    complex.com 18 Sep '14, 2pm

    We hope you've been saving up because t his weekend will be jam-packed with sneaker drops. Jordan Brand is going extra hard with two new colorways of the Air Jordan 1—a limited "23NY" edition and a commemorative version for Derek Jeter. adidas Originals gets in on the action with the ...

  • A new sneaker from the man who designed the Yeezy II:

    Nike Zoom HyperCross by Air Yeezy II Designer Nathan VanHook

    complex.com 17 Sep '14, 7pm

    Nathan VanHook, the Nike designer who worked with Kanye West on the Air Yeezy II and current design director for Nike's Training category, has an all-new sneaker coming out. Officially unveiled today, the Nike Zoom HyperCross is a training sneaker that focuses on superior cushioning. ...

  • Nike Mag-Inspired Roshe Run Custom

    complex.com 17 Sep '14, 6pm

    There's been no shortage of dope Roshe Run customs. Not only is the lifestyle runner affordable and readily available, but the minimalist silhouette makes it an easy sneaker to truly make your own. From customs inspired by the infamous Kermit meme to Supreme's Versace-themed Foamposit...

  • Kicks of the Day: Nike Air Max 90 Essential "Triple White"

    Kicks of the Day: Nike Air Max 90 Essential "Triple White"

    complex.com 17 Sep '14, 1pm

    makes a return after releasing in 2012. Perfect for all the coke boyz looking to step up their alphet game, the "Triple White" runners feature crisp white leather overlays with matching nylon paneling. Haaan. There's a clear Max Air unit at the heel and a foam midsole atop a tonal rub...

  • Kanye West was actually spotted wearing "Red October" Nike Air Yeezys recently

    Kanye West Wearing "Red October" Air Yeezy IIs

    complex.com 17 Sep '14, 1am

    When Kanye West ended his relationship with Nike and inked a deal with adidas, many thought the chapter between Yeezus and the Swoosh was closed forever. And with Kanye's adidas collaboration dropping in November , it would definitely seem that way, wouldn't it? Well, apparently, not ...

  • "@ComplexMag: Pharrell x adidas Originals. Releasing this weekend.

    Pharrell Williams x adidas Originals Sneaker Collaboration Release Date

    complex.com 17 Sep '14, 12am

    Kanye West, Pharrell, and Nigo all joined the Three Stripes in what many perceived as a game-changing move. It looks like Skateboard P will be the first out of the trio to have his adidas sneaker released. New Jersey-based retailer Packer Shoes just unveiled the Pharrell Williams x ad...

  • SUP:

    Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High "Black" Teaser

    complex.com 16 Sep '14, 2pm

    Just last month, we saw a preview of the Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High collab in the "Black" colorway. While we've yet to hear official news regarding the project, the numerous leaked images that have already surfaced provide 'heads with a clear idea of what exactly should be in sto...

  • “@ComplexMag: Marty McFly's sneakers are officially back -->

    Nike Mag-Inspired Sneakers for Halloween

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 7pm

    It looks like sneakerheads won't have to wait until September 8, 2015 to get their hands on a pair of the coveted Nike Mag sneakers made famous by Marty McFly in Back to the Future II . A costume store actually has an inspired version of the Mags, complete with light-up soles but minu...

  • Yeezy-Inspired Nike SB Dunk Low from Premier

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 6pm

    It looks like Yeezy taught the sneaker industry well. Anytime a pair of kicks is decked in black, pink, and green, a la Kanye's "Blink" and "Solar Red" Nike Air Yeezys, it inevitably gets labeled with the "Yeezy" moniker. Like it or not, the association is here to stay. The next sneak...

  • Official Images of Jordan Brand's "Jeter" Collection

    Official Images of Jordan Brand's "Jeter" Collection

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 5pm

    commemorated in a two-sneaker collection from Jordan Brand that consists of the Air Jordan 1 and the all-new Jordan Flight Flex Trainer. Paying RE2PECT to the Yankees great, each sneaker takes direct inspiration from the team's signature uniform. The 1s and Flight Flex Trainers are de...

  • Nike Air Huarache Exclusively for Foot Locker

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 5pm

    The Nike Air Huarache has been getting a lot of love this year , and rightfully so. From original '90s colorways to all-new iterations, the vintage sneaker has been holding its own in a running category filled with game-changing technology. And it looks like the Huarache won't be slow...

  • Air Jordan XIV Retro "White/Black"

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 4pm

    might have generated more hype, there's nothing quite like an original as the initial Air Jordan XIV is set to make its return. Decked out in the always classic "White/Black" colorway, the shoe took center stage in 1998 as Jordan's latest signature model. Inspired by Jordan's love of ...

  • Official release details of the Nike + R.T. Air Force 1 "Beige" Collection:

    Nike + R.T. Air Force 1 "Beige" Collection

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 3pm

    The highly popular Riccardo Tisco x Nike Air Force 1 Collaboration is coming to an end with the release of the third and final release, the "Beige" Collection. Just like the previous "White" and "Black" releases, this series will feature four cuts of the AF1 - the Low, Mid, High, and ...

  • Drake's Air Jordan III "Gold"

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 3pm

    Drake took to the 'Gram last night to treat fans to a close up of his "Gold" Air Jordan IIIs . While most 'heads knew about Drake's all gold Js, not many knew of the "6 I X" detail on the tongue, a tribute to his beloved hometown of Toronto. "The 6" is the nickname for the Canadian ci...

  • 20 Great Sneakers on Sale Right Now

    complex.com 15 Sep '14, 2pm

    We haven't done a scientific pole or anything like that, but we can say that when you have extra money in your pocket, you automatically think, "What can I cop next?" We understand that feeling. Of course you could just use the money for good and donate that extra cash, or you could t...

  • Nike Air Huarache Hybrid

    complex.com 14 Sep '14, 6pm

    One of the hottest silhouettes on the market right now is the Nike Air Huarache. The shoe has experienced a resurgence of late and Gary Warnett recently wrote about how the 23 year old shoe became an international phenomenom . Looking to capitalize on that wave, Nike is gearing up to ...

  • The 25 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram This Week

    complex.com 14 Sep '14, 5pm

    While most 'heads are gearing up for fall and the cool weather it brings, the #Complexkicks heat wave continues with no signs of slowing down. ASICS was well represented in this week's edition as five different models were represented including the Concepts GEL Lyte V and Ronnie Fieg ...