complex.com Archives - 22 October 2014, Wednesday

  • Nike just blessed a high school with its own sneaker, and it drops tomorrow

    Nike Zoom Speed Trainer 2 "Plant High School" Release Details

    complex.com 21 Oct '14, 11pm

    This past summer, Nike released the college football-themed "Week Zero" collection that featured the Lunar TR1 designed after some of the country's great football programs. Nike explores this concept yet again, but it's not another sneaker for Oregon or Florida State. This time around...

  • "@ComplexSneakers: You can get your own @FCBarcelona Air Max 1s on NIKEiD:

    NIKEiD Air Max 1 Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain Custom Options

    complex.com 20 Oct '14, 9pm

    The custom futbol themes continue to reign supreme on the Air Max. After introducing several national team options for the Air Max 90 during the World Cup, NIKEiD is back with two new design elements that incorporate that futbol vibe. The traditional Air Max 1 ($160) and the all-new A...

  • shows off custom all-white Air Yeezy IIs

    All-White Air Yeezy II Custom for Shane Victorino

    complex.com 20 Oct '14, 5pm

    Shane Victorino just got blessed with some French Montana-approved custom Air Yeezys . The Boston Red Sox outfielder recently stunted on the 'Gram and showed off his luxe Yeezy IIs done up in an all-white color scheme, haaannnn. Designed by sneaker customizers Relevant Customs and Ric...

  • Who's copping these next weekend?

    Air Jordan 13, XIII Wolf Grey, Nike.com release

    complex.com 19 Oct '14, 5pm

    Welp. It’s that time again. The Air Jordan XIII “Wolf Grey” is on its way, and they’ve just given us all the details. AS the name suggests, the toe and tongue feature a wolf grey tumbled leather, with quilted white tumbled leather dominating the rest of the shoe. Black laces, outsole,...

  • The next Supreme x Nike collaboration revealed:

    Supreme, Nike SB GTS, collaboration

    complex.com 19 Oct '14, 3pm

    We’re still waiting on those Supreme Air Force 1s to drop, but before we even have a release date, it looks like Supreme is gearing up for their next Nike collab. Zipping around the interwebs are some photos of what looks like a Supreme x Nike SB GTS. Let’s not forget that Supreme is ...

  • Air Jordan 3lab4, possible photo

    complex.com 18 Oct '14, 7pm

    As Jordan looks in on itself for inspiration, the results have been as interesting as they are varied. 5lab3s have given us total 3M Jordans, while the upcoming 4lab1s promise to give us a #very #future look. Instagram user lh77crew , who has photos that go far back and parade pairs v...

  • New York Giants to Honor Victor Cruz With Salsa Dance Touchdown Celebration

    complex.com 18 Oct '14, 6pm

    This past Sunday, Victor Cruz went down with a torn patella tendon injury . As a result, we have sadly seen the last of Cruz breaking out his salsa dance celebration this season. However, his New York Giants teammates plan on honoring the 27-year-old wide receiver whenever they reach ...

  • Hiroshes:

    Fragment Design x Nike Roshe LD-1000 SP

    complex.com 16 Oct '14, 5pm

    Fragment Design's latest Nike collaboration isn't another Tennis Classic , Koston , or Lunar Force 1 . In fact, their newest creation isn't even technically an existing model. You see, the Hiroshi Fujiawara-designed sneakers combine what appears to be the upper of the Nike Cortez and ...

  • Nike LeBron 12 "Christmas" Preview

    complex.com 14 Oct '14, 10pm

    Leaked images of the holiday-themed sneakers reveal a turquoise Megafuse upper, a patterned Hyperposite with what appears to be paint splatter graphics, and bright pink accents all throughout the sneaker, including the Swoosh and lining. If not for the "Christmas" theme, we'd probably...

  • "@ComplexMag: Could there be another MASSIVE Nike Store restock on the way?

    Nike Store Restock Rumors

    complex.com 13 Oct '14, 7pm

    Heads up, sneakerheads. Nike Store might be having an epic restock very soon. According to reputable sneaker personalities DeadStock NYC and TBlake , the Nike.com restock will include several Air Jordan, Nike Sportswear, and Nike Basketball styles, including "Gamma" XIs, "Cigar" and "...

  • Neiman Marcus' Holiday Book's Fantasy Gifts are Very Opulent and Outrageously Expensive

    complex.com 13 Oct '14, 3pm

    While you may not be thinking of the holiday season just yet, Neiman Marcus just released its annual Holiday Book, full of present ideas for the upcoming consuming frenzy. The bulk of the book is filled with "regular" premium quality, designer goods, and exclusive products. But over t...

  • The Never-Ending Cycle of Collecting Sneakers

    complex.com 13 Oct '14, 2pm

    There’s a pile of brown boxes with dinged corners and blackened smudges stacked near the front door. “More shoes?” my girlfriend asks. “Yeah, I’ll get to them in a bit. Not really in a rush to open them up,” I tell her, staring at the of boxes with dismay. I never did open the boxes t...

  • Customers Are Returning Their $20,000 Hermès Bags Because They Smell Like Weed |

    complex.com 13 Oct '14, 2pm

    Some owners of Hermès ' iconic leather pieces are getting more than they bargained for. Due to a batch of "badly tanned" leather from one of Hermes' suppliers, the bags, which some people paid $20,000 or more for, smell like weed whenever they are heated up in warm temperatures, like ...

  • Check out the Nike Kobe 9 PEs that @KobeBryant's been rocking this preseason:

    Nike Kobe 9 Elite PE "Home"

    complex.com 13 Oct '14, 2pm

    The NBA Preseason is in full swing and no one could be happier to be back on court than the Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant. Showing he's fully recovered from the Achilles injury that ended his 2013-2014 season early, Bryant has impressed early on this preseason showing he still has p...

  • 10 of the Best Sneakers From Packer Shoes' 50 Percent Off Sale

    complex.com 12 Oct '14, 7pm

    Nothing beats a great deal and in celebration of Columbus Day, Packer Shoes is currently having a 50 percent off sale on select footwear. Sizes are getting swooped up quickly and there is a very limited amount of inventory left. Plenty of models have already sold out, but here's a lis...

  • The 25 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram This Week

    complex.com 12 Oct '14, 5pm

    We're almost half way through October and while plenty of us are getting accustomed to the cooler weather, heat continues to reign supreme in the #ComplexKicks community. This week's edition has a good mix of colorful joints, the new LeBron 12s and the SneakersnStuff x Reebok Instapum...

  • Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 Release Date Change

    complex.com 12 Oct '14, 3pm

    Sneakerheads fiending for the Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 will have to wait a little longer as it appears the reported October 13 release date has changed. According to a sign posted on the door of Supreme's Los Angeles location, the Supreme x Nike AF1 will not be releasing this Monday...

  • Air Jordan VI "Red Suede" for Macklemore

    complex.com 11 Oct '14, 8pm

    Earlier this week, Macklemore took to Instagram to share a pair of exclusive Air Jordan VI "Green Suedes" gifted to him by Jordan Brand. Well, Macklemore was back at it as he took to the 'Gram once again to show off yet another pair of VIs this time in "Red Suede." Helping showcase hi...

  • These Nike Air 1 NMs will have you wishing for 2015 to come sooner:

    2015 Nike Air Max 1 NM

    complex.com 11 Oct '14, 7pm

    One of Nike's most iconic models is getting another makeover in the form of the 2015 Nike Air Max 1 NM. Featuring a perforated upper and a reworked outsole, the Nike Air Max 1 NW increases breathability in a lighter, sportier package. From these initial images, the new AM1s appear to ...

  • Upgrade your pad with the "6ft 6in" sneaker lamp by graphic artist @groteskito.

    Grotesk "6ft 6in" Lamp

    complex.com 11 Oct '14, 5pm

    For many sneakerheads, their lifestyles encompass more than just kicks. Apparel and accessories featuring sneaker motifs and colorways are part of their everyday outfits while magazine cutouts and graphic prints grace their walls and lockers. Having recently featured a set of sneaker ...

  • Get Ready for a Rainbow of adidas Superstars From Pharrell

    complex.com 10 Oct '14, 2pm

    It looks like one of Pharrell's future adidas releases could be one of the most colorful events in sneaker history. With his recent Stan Smith adidas debut release and his upcoming SS "Tennis" Pack , it appears P.Willy is building upon that foundation of solid colored classics with an...

  • Air Jordan Restock at Villa Cleveland

    complex.com 09 Oct '14, 8pm

    Villa is back with another epic Air Jordan restock. This time, it's all going down in Cleveland, Ohio at the Villa store located at 7905 Euclid Avenue in Church Square. The restock will feature coveted retro Js like "Toro" IVs, "Champagne" VIs, and "Green Snakeskin" XI Lows. If you're...

  • Sneaker Release Guide 2014-10-9

    complex.com 09 Oct '14, 2pm

    The weekend drops kick off with two special styles releasing directly from NikeLab—the rugged Flyknit Trainer FSB, which comes in a crazy all-white color scheme, and a murdered-out Shox Mid TLX. Going into Saturday is the "Elephtan Print" Foamposite Pro and the all-new HyperCross trai...

  • The Air Jordan VI "Slam Dunk" Gets a Release Date

    complex.com 08 Oct '14, 8pm

    The manga-inspired Air Jordan VI "Slam Dunk" is set to release next month. The predominantly red pair of Js, decked out in imagery straight from the Slam Dunk anime series, joins a laundry list of VIs that have been released this year to commemorate the model's 23rd anniversary. Accor...

  • Marc Jacobs Reveals That He Was "Depressed" After Leaving Louis Vuitton

    Marc Jacobs Reveals That He Was "Depressed" After Leaving Louis Vuitton

    complex.com 07 Oct '14, 9pm

    In a new interview with Paper Magazine , Marc Jacobs reveals that it hasn’t been smooth sailing for him since leaving Louis Vuitton , where he served as creative director for 16 years. In fact, Jacobs admitted that he has found it hard to even look at the collections released since hi...

  • Is Carmelo Anthony Getting His Own Air Jordan 1?

    complex.com 06 Oct '14, 2pm

    The Air Jordan 1 continues to sit in the spotlight with news of a possible release for another New York superstar. Recently, a majority of the sneaker community was focused on securing a pair of the elusive "Derek Jeter" Air Jordan 1 . Well, if initial reports are correct, heads will ...

  • What inspired these Nike Air Force One "Workboots"?:

    Put in the Work With Nike Air Force One "Workboots"

    complex.com 05 Oct '14, 9pm

    Being a sneakerhead in winter can really suck, since you either condense your collection or risk ruining your pairs. But, Nike’s been making some real attempts at helping you out this year. They unveiled some sneakerboots not long ago to very passionate response. But if those weren’t ...

  • Nike goes wild on safari inspired Blazers:

    These Nike Blazers Take It to the Jungle

    complex.com 05 Oct '14, 8pm

    When it comes to classic, retro style the Blazer is one of Nike’s best. The silhouette is not complicated, which lends itself to premium materials and bold colors. That’s exactly the direction Nike took when creating their Safari Collection . Three Nike Blazers make up the wild collec...