complex.com Archives - 01 September 2015, Tuesday

  • adidas Yeezy Boost 350 "White" | Complex UK

    complex.com 01 Sep '15, 7pm

    The "Black" adidas Yeezy Boost 350 released last weekend, and there's already a preview of another pair of the sneakers. At an all-white boat party thrown by James Harden, Kanye West attended and wore "White" Yeezy Boost 350s. There's no other information right now, but let the rumors...

  • Pierre Jackson's Sneaker Collection

    complex.com 31 Aug '15, 6pm

    Although he's yet to take the court for an NBA regular season game, Philadelphia 76ers point guard Pierre Jackson is determined to make his mark on both the hardwood and sneaker culture. The 2013 draft pick has been relentless in his efforts, with impressive stints in the NBA Summer L...

  • One of the most popular sneaker forums is roasting struggle Yeezy Boost outfits:

    adidas Yeezy Boost 350 Outfits on Niketalk

    complex.com 27 Aug '15, 12pm

    You would think sneakerheads would have learned to refrain from posting their struggle fits on Niketalk by now, but apparently that's not the case. The forum's latest roasting session comes from its adidas x Kanye West thread, where member DPthaKid felt the sting after posting this im...

  • Wale's Second Sneaker Collaboration | Complex UK

    complex.com 25 Aug '15, 2pm

    This morning, Wale took to Instagram to unveil what may be his most unforeseen collaboration yet — a ski suit inspired by Washington, D.C. fashion. Along with that announcement, he dropped off some more news that should make sneakerheads happy. "Also going to be dropping ANOTHER sneak...

  • Nikki Bella Nike Dunk Custom by Mache for SummerSlam 2015 | Complex UK

    complex.com 24 Aug '15, 8pm

    Your Twitter time line is probably filled with mentions of tonight's WWE SummerSlam event, which took place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. It's well known that there are at least a few sneaker guys in the WWE, but ladies love sneakers, too, and WWE Diva Nikki Bella got a custom p...

  • Twitter Reacts to the Adidas Confirmed Yeezy 350 Pirate Black Release

    complex.com 19 Aug '15, 7pm

    Credit where credit's due: Kanye wasn't lying when he promised more production and releases for his new sneaker line with adidas. Today's "Black" Yeezy Boost 350 marks the third adidas Yeezy drop since February. Which is to say, it's the third time adidas' Confirmed app completely bri...

  • John Geiger's "Functional Zip" Nike Air Force 1 Low | Complex UK

    complex.com 18 Aug '15, 1pm

    If you thought that John Geiger and The Shoe Surgeon peaked with their "Misplaced Checks" Air Force 1s, think again. Geiger hit up Instagram with a first look at what he calls the "Functional Zip" AF1 Low. It's exactly what it sounds like — the sneaker's midsole has been affixed with ...

  • Yeezy Boost 350 Pirate Black Store List | Complex UK

    complex.com 17 Aug '15, 1pm

    We've been able to confirm every single global retailer who will be receiving stock of the "Pirate Black" Yeezy Boost 350 set to drop next Saturday, August 22 . Below is a list of every retail location that'll carry the second colorway of the Yeezy 350, via adidas . However, just like...

  • Could Jordan Brand be releasing a new pack in the near future?:

    Air Jordan 1.5 & XI "Croc" Pack Preview | Complex UK

    complex.com 17 Aug '15, 1pm

    A couple of images recently shared on the 'Gram could grab the attention of Air Jordan fans. A set of Air Jordans - the 1.5 and the XI IE Retro Low - posted by user bigktheboss indicates that Jordan Brand could have a new pack releasing sometime in the future. Each pair features upper...

  • Kicks of the Day: New Balance M577NGO "The Napes": A Famous UK Rock Climb Serves as the Inspiration for Our Ne...

    New Balance M577NGO "The Napes"

    complex.com 17 Aug '15, 12pm

    A famous and challenging rock climbing destination serves as the inspiration for this New Balance. The Napes Needle, located in the picturesque UK Lake District, is a well-known monument in the rock climbing community. And the New Balance has decided to pay tribute to the great stone ...

  • A Supreme x Nike Collaboration Has Found Its Way to an Outlet:

    Supreme x Nike GTS Hits Outlets

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 9pm

    It's not often you can catch a pair of Supreme x Nike collaborations on sale. But that's exactly what's going right at one Nike Outlet. Posted on Reddit by user Brutal_Anal_Smashing under "Pickups," fans hoping to catch the same deal can hit up the Nike Outlet in Katy, Texas. Chances ...

  • JD Beltran's Eminem x Nike Sneaker Collection

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 8pm

    Eminem's series of collaborations with Nike and Jordan Brand have been some of the most-limited and sough-after pieces of footwear made post 2000. From his "Shady" Bursts to the Air Jordan IVs and IIs, there have been quite a few pairs that can fetch a pretty sum. One collector has am...

  • Air Jordan IX Retro "Spirit" Release Details

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 7pm

    Created by Omri Amrany and Julie Rotblatt-Amrany as a commission for the Chicago Bulls, "The Spirit" was erected to commemorate Jordan's initial retirement in 1993. On the sculpture's feet, the Air Jordan IX. In tribute to this monument, Jordan Brand is releasing an Air Jordan IX Retr...

  • The 25 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram This Week

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 6pm

    The Best Sneaker Photos On Instagram This Week

  • Is this dude's custom Supreme x Nike Foamposite outfit lit or nah?:

    Supreme x Nike Air Foamposite One Custom Outfit

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 4pm

    A man's outfit on a recent visit to Wendy's could possibly be one of legend. Shared on Reddit by user rcl1221 , the image depicts a man's custom Supreme outfit which was designed to hook up directly to the Supreme x Nike Air Foamposites. Comprised of a top and short combination, the s...

  • Kicks of the Day: Concepts x Nike SB Dunk High "Stained Glass":

    Nike SB Dunk High "Stained Glass"

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 3pm

    One of year's best collaborations is still available for retail. Part of the "Grail" Collection - the name of Concepts most recent collaboration with Nike SB - the Dunk High "Stained Glass" draws its inspiration from the subject of its name executing the design using printed leather w...

  • FIRST LOOK: Pigalle and Nike team up on a LeBron 12 collaboration:

    PIGALLE x NikeLab LeBron 12 Release Details

    complex.com 16 Aug '15, 2pm

    to instill athletic fundamentals and inspire creativity." It was at this event that James and Ashpool revealed their latest project, the Pigalle x NikeLab LeBron 12 Elite. The collaboration is Ashpool's vision of the LeBron 12 choosing to design the shoe from a more lifestyle, off-cou...

  • Kevin Durant & Foot Locker Nike KD8 NYC Giveaway

    complex.com 15 Aug '15, 8pm

    Eight total pairs, four yesterday and four today, of Kevin Durant's "Suit" version of his latest signature model along with a special box are being left at specific New York City locations with Nike Brand Ambassadors. In order to win a pair, you'll have to first find the location then...

  • PONY's @PRODUCTOFNY_ F/W 2015 Collection is filled with premium goodness:

    Product of New York Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

    complex.com 15 Aug '15, 7pm

    Product of New York, the premium division of PONY, has launched its first full collection starting with its upcoming Fall/Winter 2015 offerings. Titled "Create," Product of New York's new line plays on the PONY's brand heritage while taking its most well-known silhouettes and reworkin...

  • Nike Air Cruz "Big Blue" Preview

    complex.com 15 Aug '15, 5pm

    Over the last week, various colorways of Victor Cruz's upcoming Nike signature silhouette has made its way onto social media and the net. From the "Red October" inspired joints, the Wolf Grey/Infrared joint, to a classic red, white, and blue offering , and now a new all-blue colorway,...

  • Nike LeBron 12 EXT "Tennis Ball" Release Date

    complex.com 15 Aug '15, 4pm

    Before being put out to pasture, it appears Nike still has big plans for its LeBron 12. While rumors and images of the Nike LeBron 13 have begun to make the rounds, these upcoming 12s are the ones grabbing the headlines now. Normally, an all-volt LeBron would be enough to grab people'...

  • Kicks of the Day: ASICS GEL-Lyte V "Red Mamba":

    ASICS GEL-Lyte V "Red Mamba"

    complex.com 15 Aug '15, 3pm

    Part of its recently released "Mamba" pack, ASICS is getting in on the all-red sneaker action with its latest GEL-Lyte V. Having recently slithered its way to retailers, these GLVs make use of a textured leather upper mimicking the mamba's signature snakeskin while the ASICS' Vector i...

  • .@RonnieFieg just took to the 'Gram for a sneak peek at an upcoming collab:

    Ronnie Fieg x PUMA "Black/Red" Sneak Peek

    complex.com 15 Aug '15, 2pm

    It's Saturday morning, but the man never stops working. Ronnie Fieg took to Instagram just a short while ago to drop a preview of an upcoming collaboration. The image depicts the back heel of a sneaker which, based on design details, appears to be a PUMA silhouette. Amongst the highli...

  • Custom Nike Mag and adidas Yeezy 750 Boost by Mache | Complex UK

    complex.com 08 Aug '15, 2pm

    The want to turn a beautiful sneaker into something completely different is head-scratching to many people. Why would you paint over something that Tinker Hatfield designed? But the custom-sneaker trend is growing, and one of the best people doing it is Mache. His latest work is on tw...

  • Someone made a pair of Hender Scheme-inspired Air Jordan 1s:

    Air Jordan 1 "Hender Scheme" Customs | Complex UK

    complex.com 07 Aug '15, 8pm

    Hopefully, you're not yet burnt out on Hender Scheme-inspired customs, because these be the best one we've seen yet. Chase Shiel has created a vegetable tanned leather take on the Air Jordan 1. Made up of three different types of leather, these feature Air Jordan Wings and Jumpman log...

  • These #Deflategate emails show Tom Brady was thirsty for Tom Ford sneakers, not deflated balls:

    Tom Brady Asks For Tom Ford Sneakers in Deflategate Emails

    complex.com 05 Aug '15, 10pm

    As Tom Brady's private emails become public in the wake of Deflategate, we're learning more than we ever imagined we'd know about the man, including his taste in high-end sneakers. Busted Coverage highlighted a particular chain that caught out attention. They show Brady corresponding ...

  • Illinois Man Accused of Killing Brother Over a Dozen Pairs of Sneakers

    complex.com 05 Aug '15, 2pm

    Sadly, it seems like not much has changed since Sports Illustrated 's infamous May 1990 cover pictured above. The State Journal-Register is reporting that a Springfield, Ill. man named Juan Kincade is standing trial for a heartbreaking murder over sneakers. According to police, the 18...

  • Drake blessed @myfabolouslife with a pair of "OVO" Air Jordans last night:

    Fabolous Shares His "OVO" Air Jordan Xs | Complex UK

    complex.com 04 Aug '15, 9pm

    Between the debut of not one, but two new "OVO" Air Jordans, Drake's relentless Meek Mill ether, and guest appearances from everyone from Kanye West to Norm Kelly, it was hard to keep up with all the action last night at OVO Fest. Now, we're also learning that at least one guest walke...

  • Kid Asks Michael Jordan: "What Are Those?!" | Complex UK

    complex.com 04 Aug '15, 3pm

    There are a few people in every field that you don't step to. In the sneaker world, Michael Jordan would be at the top of that list. One kid, however, found the time to ask MJ one of the most embarrassing, yet comical, questions imaginable at his Flight School camp, when he blurted ou...

  • Support this DJ AM documentary by copping sneakers from his legendary collection:

    Indiegogo Campaign for DJ AM "As I Am" Documentary | Complex UK

    complex.com 30 Jul '15, 4pm

    It's been six years since music industry legend DJ AM's untimely death, and now award-winning director Kevin Kerslake is looking to keep his legacy alive with an authorized documentary. AM, whose real name is Adam Goldstein, was nothing short of a trail blazer in both the DJ and sneak...