complex.com Archives - 31 October 2014, Friday

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    Air Jordan 1 "Black/White" Retro

    complex.com 30 Oct '14, 7pm

    Another Air Jordan 1 is getting retroed with proper treatment. The "Black/White" 1s , last seen in a 2008 Countdown Pack with Jumpman branding, returns next Saturday with O.G. vibes. The high-top silhouette is constructed of black and white paneling with smooth leather details and a n...

  • Leaked images of a new Air Jordan retro have surfaced:

    Air Jordan 4Lab1 "Turquoise" Preview

    complex.com 30 Oct '14, 6pm

    After seeing a preview of the turquoise-based 4Lab1 back in August, we now have the best look yet at this latest Air Jordan mashup. Using the high-top silo of the 1, the newest edition to the Lab series is decked out in a bold turquoise upper with mesh details to channel its counterpa...

  • The Best Sneakers from the Slam Dunk Manga and Anime Series

    complex.com 30 Oct '14, 4pm

    As the much anticipated release of the Air Jordan "Slam Dunk" collection arrives this weekend, we realize that many people may not actually be familiar with the history behind the shoes. The pack is inspired by the Japanese sports manga series called Slam Dunk and was published from 1...

  • Vans has a $300 sneaker collaboration coming out

    Vans Vault x Diemme Sneaker Collaboration

    complex.com 30 Oct '14, 4pm

    The Southern California skate brand has teamed up with fellow footwear company Diemme to take its signature sneakers to another level. The partnership marks their fourth collaboration and is the most luxurious to date. The collection consists of two updated iterations of the Era and S...

  • In case you forgot: Melo has a pair of 1s, too:

    Carmelo Anthony's Air Jordan 1 "Black/Gold"

    complex.com 30 Oct '14, 2pm

    earlier in the month, we now have the best look yet at the "Black/Gold" Air Jordan 1s for the Knicks' superstar. The retros are outfitted with a black suede base and matte gold paneling throughout, including the toebox and Swoosh. Unlike the first round of photos that leaked, this ite...

  • The "Bulls Over Broadway" Air Jordan Xs Are VICIOUS

    Air Jordan X "Bulls Over Broadway" Preview

    complex.com 29 Oct '14, 10pm

    We've already established that 2015 is going to be a huge year for Jordan Brand . Along with its efforts to remaster signature silhouettes and colorways, there are also plans to drop two special Xs for the NBA All-Star game in New York. These NYC-themed retros have been revealed as "L...

  • A Closer Look at the Upcoming Air Jordan 1 Laser “30th Anniversary”

    Air Jordan 1 Laser "30th Anniversary" Preview

    complex.com 29 Oct '14, 5pm

    Next year, Jordan Brand will be celebrating the anniversary of the sneaker that started it all. Michael Jordan's first signature sneaker celebrates 30 years of greatness and Jordan Brand has something special lined up for the anniversary. After seeing previews of the Air Jordan 1 Lase...

  • Finish Line Just Dropped a Super Clean Nike Air Huarache

    Nike Air Huarache "Light Ash Grey" Available at Finish Line

    complex.com 28 Oct '14, 5pm

    Finish Line has you covered for fall with that Huarache heat. After releasing overseas first, the Nike Air Huarache in "Light Ash Grey" is now available stateside through Finish Line. The vintage runners sport an all-new colorway that's highlighted by soft shades of grey that could ea...

  • Charlotte Hornets Air Jordan PEs

    complex.com 28 Oct '14, 5pm

    Charlotte Hornets' majority owner, Michael Jordan, is doing an #mjtakeover on the team's Twitter account today. As far as what MJ would say or reveal, it was anyone's guess. But he just dropped something major. During the takeover, MJ tweeted an image with the caption: "Do you think I...

  • Imagining Your Favorite Sneakers in a Triple-Black Colorway

    complex.com 28 Oct '14, 4pm

    Much of 2014's hottest releases were dominated by monochromatic silos like the Pigalle x Nike Air Raid collaboration, "Wheat" Foamposite Ones , and Pharrell's adidas Stan Smith collection , but who can forget the countless triple-black colorways that dropped throughout the year ? It's...

  • Halloween Costumes for Sneakerheads

    complex.com 28 Oct '14, 3pm

    Halloween is almost here, and that means it's time to get your costume in order for all the parties you'll be attending. Instead of grabbing the same mask you've been wearing for years, put together a costume that reflects your true love: sneakers. Don't be lame and go as a "hypebeast...

  • "@ComplexSneakers: What do you think about these Roshe LD-1000s?

    Nike Roshe LD-1000 Blue

    complex.com 27 Oct '14, 7pm

    In addition to the fragment design x Nike Roshe LD-1000 collaboration, the Swoosh plans to release inline colorways of its newest silhouette. Previewed this past weekend by Hiroshi Fujiwara himself, the Roshe LD-1000 in "Blue/Varsity Maize" is actually a non-fragment design drop. The ...

  • Here are the first leaked images of this year's Air Jordan "Doernbecher"

    Air Jordan VIII "Doernbecher" Leaked Images

    complex.com 27 Oct '14, 6pm

    The Nike x Doernbecher 2014 Freestyle collection isn't set to be unveiled until next Friday, November 7, but it looks like one of most coveted sneakers from the annual collection has already leaked. Images of the sticker label outside of the box, the branded label underneath the box t...

  • The LeBron 12 Is Already Available to Customize on NIKEiD

    Nike LeBron 12 on NIKEiD

    complex.com 27 Oct '14, 5pm

    The official release date of LeBron James' debut twelfth signature sneaker, the "NSRL," is still up in the air , but that hasn't prevented it from hitting NIKEiD. The LeBron 12 just went live on Nike's sneaker customization platform, giving 'heads the ability to go absolutely H.A.M. o...

  • 10 Sneakerhead Lies

    complex.com 27 Oct '14, 3pm

    is a talented liar. Every Saturday morning, they quiet the voice of reason telling them to spend their money responsibly. It's a constant psychological battle, and so long as 'heads are living and breathing sneaker culture, they'll always give in. Whether it's to save face over an L o...

  • 15 Great Sneakers on Sale Right Now 10/27/2014

    complex.com 27 Oct '14, 3pm

    Halloween is just a few days away, and you're probably spending your cash on candy, a costume, and whatever else leads to a night of debauchery. But if you're like us, you need a fresh pair of sneakers, too. If this is your current situation, you're going to want something that won't ...

  • #FORGIRLS #LIFE | Here Are Official Release Details of the Nike Air Max "Halloween" Pack | #NEWS > @HCP520

    Nike Air Max "Halloween" Pack Official Release Details

    complex.com 26 Oct '14, 8pm

    It's trick-or-treat season and Nike's upcoming Air Max "Halloween" Pack is angling to put sneakerheads in the holiday spirit. Dropping Thursday, October 30, the Nike Air Max 95 and 90 get decked out chock full of Halloween details. The AM90, which is the more traditional of the two as...

  • A consignment shop selling Air Jordans exclusively just opened in Brooklyn:

    Jordan Heads Brooklyn Opens in Bedford-Stuyvesant

    complex.com 26 Oct '14, 6pm

    Brooklyn, New York, the birthplace of Michael Jeffrey Jordan, is the home to a new sneaker consignment shop dedicated to his legacy and the sneakers he made famous. Jordan Heads Brooklyn , located in Bedford Stuyvesant, is a wall to wall tribute to Jordan complete with vintage posters...

  • Hiroshi Fujiwara just unveiled the latest Fragement Design x Nike collabos:

    Hiroshi Fujiwara Unveils Latest Fragment Design x Nike Collaborations

    complex.com 26 Oct '14, 5pm

    Nike Roshe LD-1000 SP, and the Nike Sock Dart, sneakerheads and fashionistas worldwide are drooling at the chance to own HF's latest and greatest. We've previously covered the Air Jordan I Retro and the Nike Roshe LD-1000 SP , but today's event revealed the third model, the Nike Sock ...

  • The 25 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram This Week

    complex.com 26 Oct '14, 4pm

    With Halloween less than a week away, the #ComplexKicks community continued to dress up in their best kicks for all the world to see. Air Jordans had a strong presence in this week's edition with the Is, IVs, VIs, and XIIIs all being represented. Collabs continued to be a mainstay wit...

  • Peep the Release Details for the Nike KD VII Lifestyle "White/Ice Blue-White":

    Nike KD VII Lifestyle "White/Ice Blue-White" Release Details

    complex.com 26 Oct '14, 3pm

    Nike's lifestyle sneakers might not be at the top of most sneakerheads' lists, but the latest KD model might change that mindset. The Nike KD VII Lifestyle , which debuted earlier this year with a "Hazelnut" colorway, will be dropping its second version very shortly. While the initial...

  • It's "Safari" season as Nike gets set release to another Air Max Pack:

    Nike Air Max "Safari" Deluxe Pack

    complex.com 25 Oct '14, 9pm

    Mention "Safari" and "Air Max" in the same breath and sneakerheads' faces will light up with thoughts of coveted previous models like the 2002 Nike Air Max 1 B Safari. While much different than that release or any other Safari themed release for that matter, this upcoming Air Max Pack...

  • #FORGIRLS #LIFE | Get Ready to Slither Around in Another Pair of Nike Dunk Highs | #NEWS > @HCP520

    Nike Dunk High CMFT PRM QS "Snakeskin"

    complex.com 25 Oct '14, 8pm

    Snakeskin continues to be one of Nike's preferred premium materials as its iconic Dunk High once again gets decked out in scaly goodness. In addition to the reptilian texture, Nike opted for additional luxury with the use of crackled leather in the toe box, mid panels, and back heel. ...

  • These @sizeofficial exclusive adidas ZX Flux Weave NPS are perfect for fall:

    adidas ZX Flux NPS Weave size? Exclusive

    complex.com 25 Oct '14, 6pm

    As part of the size? select collection, the UK based retailer proudly announced its latest exclusive, the adidas ZX Flux NPS Weave . Available in both "Wheat" and "Black," the shoe has a distinct fall feel as the two shoe set incorporates colors more closely associated with classic Ti...

  • Nike SB Dunk Low "Dorothy"

    complex.com 25 Oct '14, 5pm

    , one of the greatest movies of all time, has delighted children and adults for decades since debuting in 1939. Featuring a list of characters that many of us cherish and adore, Nike is set to pay tribute to the movie's star, Dorothy Gale, which was played by legendary actress Judy Ga...

  • Get ready to pony up for these crazy Nike KD 7 EXT "Leopards":

    Nike KD 7 EXT "Pony Hair"

    complex.com 25 Oct '14, 4pm

    of Kevin Durant's latest signature shoe, the Nike KD 7. Initially, no information was available regarding the shoe's availability, but with today's news, it appears the shoes will be releasing in the future. Unofficially dubbed the "Leopards," the shoe has an official colorway of "Bla...

  • 800+ pairs of sneakers on display at the adidas SPEZIAL Exhibit in England:

    adidas Spezial Exhibit in Manchester, England

    complex.com 25 Oct '14, 3pm

    Adidas fans and fans of sneaker history in general will want to make it out to England soon to see the SPEZIAL exhibit currently on display in Manchester. Adidas, which recently released the SPEZIAL x adidas collection in commemoration of this event, collaborated with longtime collect...

  • Air Jordan VI "Carmine" Releasing at Nike Outlets

    complex.com 24 Oct '14, 9pm

    last week? No problem. According to SneakerSteal , the Air Jordan VI "Carmine" will be dropping at select Nike outlet stores tomorrow, which means a chance to cop one of the most coveted VIs for under retail price. Below is a list of the outlets that will reportedly be selling the sne...

  • “@ComplexMag: A closer look at the Nike Air Force 1 Mid "Wheat":

    Nike Air Force 1 Mid "Wheat" 2014 Retro

    complex.com 24 Oct '14, 6pm

    After Ronnie Fieg revealed that Nike would be re-releasing the Air Force 1 Mid "Wheat," detailed photos of the retro have just surfaced. The buttery suede Uptowns make their return in O.G. form with a predominantly wheat color scheme and subtle touches of green branding. Unlike the wh...

  • Reebok Running Shoes That Defined The 90s

    complex.com 24 Oct '14, 4pm

    The ’90s were a special time for Reebok. Running was putting itself on the map thanks to disruptive innovations like the Hexalite and DMX, and even The Pump crossed over from the hoops category, introducing custom fit to performance runners. The decade also produced one of Reebok’s mo...