complex.com Archives - 04 March 2015, Wednesday

  • Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 gets the "Red October" treatment:

    Supreme Nike Air Force 1 "Red October"

    complex.com 03 Mar '15, 9pm

    After the successful launch of his "Misplaced Checks" Nike Air Force 1 , which sold out in mere minutes, the Uptown collector is back with another dope custom creation. In collaboration with customizer The Shoe Surgeon , Geiger takes the red Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High as the base...

  • New Balance is bringing back an O.G. "Made in USA" runner

    New Balance 1300JP2 Rerelease

    complex.com 03 Mar '15, 2pm

    The limited-edition 1300 sticks true to its heritage and is part of New Balance's "Made in USA" collection. Handmade in Maine by local craftsmen, the sneaker is produced using domestic materials, resulting in a premium product that speaks to the New Balance tradition. The runner uses ...

  • Kicks of the Day: adidas EQT Running Guidance '93 "White"

    complex.com 03 Mar '15, 1pm

    adidas Originals collaboration was one of the best drops of 2014. Its clever coke-themed design and clean execution resulted in a highly sought after release that sneaker fiends scooped up with the quickness. If you've been on the hunt for a pair, but refuse to pay a reseller's premiu...

  • fragment design x Nike Sock Dart "Black" Release Date

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 11pm

    Next up is another iteration of the Sock Dart dressed in a "Black" color scheme. The knitted slip-on runner is equipped with a mostly black upper, a translucent midfoot strap, and an aggressive midsole design. The forthcoming style follows the exact color-blocking detail found on prev...

  • The brand new adidas Pure Boost 2 takes comfort to another level:

    adidas Pure Boost 2 Unveiled

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 10pm

    The Pure Boost 2 appears more streamlined than its predecessor and receives a slight makeover to its heel that looks more contoured. Overall, the lightweight sneaker maintains the same exact properties that help put the Pure Boost on the map in the first place. Its upper is constructe...

  • Sacai x Nike Air Max 90 Collaboration

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 9pm

    The collection aims to put an inventive and colorful spin on traditional sportswear by infusing familiar silhouettes, like the Air Max 90 and Nike Dunk, with bold updates. While the Dunk has yet to be previewed, we now have the best look yet at the signature runner, which was first te...

  • adidas Originals is dropping a high-fashion Stan Smith with White Mountaineering:

    White Mountaineering x adidas Originals Stan Smith

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 8pm

    since January, and now we finally see what the two have up their sleeves for spring. Using the popular tennis model, White Mountaineering decks out the silhouette's upper with a soft premium suede instead of full-grain leather. Offered in navy and grey, the Stan Smith's overall color ...

  • This upcoming website gives everyone a chance to make their own signature sneaker

    Designers Can Create Their Own Sneaker With Pensole and Rooy

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 8pm

    Releasing your very own signature sneaker is about to become a whole lot easier. Independent school Pensole Footwear Design Academy and crowdsourcing platform Rooy are on a mission to make people's dreams into reality. The two companies recently secured $4M in funding to launch a new ...

  • 23 Ways to Stunt Your Sneakers on Instagram | Complex TV

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 7pm

    23 Ways to Stunt Your Sneakers on Instagram Embed Here's a look at 23 ways you can stunt your sneakers on Instagram. Read More at Complex.com » Tags: sneakers instagram sneakerheads

  • Up-and-Coming Luxury Brand Axel Arigato Just Released a Super Clean Mid-Top Sneaker

    Axel Arigato Mid-Top Sneaker Available

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 6pm

    Constructed of the premium Italian materials, the sneaker features a light grey upper with a tonal Margom sole. There's gilded branding on the tongue as well as debossed detailing on the ankle strap. The clean lines and minimal design make it a street-ready sneaker that everyone needs...

  • How to Stunt Sneakers on Instagram (Video)

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 6pm

    Sneakerheads know by now that the default way to show off your sneakers is through Instagram, and not long ago we showed you how to do that using the popular social media app . Half the fun in rocking sneakers is all the dope ways you can make 'em look their best. From letting your fe...

  • 15 Great Sneakers on Sale Right Now 3-2-15

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 4pm

    March has officially reared its snowy head. Spring might be a couple weeks away, but it doesn't feel like it outside. Everyone will have to unfortunately wear their boots for a little longer. Believe it or not, it's actually the perfect time to get sneakers lined up for when the weath...

  • Michael Jordan Is Officially a Billionaire

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 4pm

    Michael Jordan's been retired for years now, but stays ballin'. Forbes is reporting that the G.O.A.T. is now a billionaire. This past February, it was estimated that Jordan had a net worth of $750 million , but it looks like that has quickly changed. And it's not just because of sneak...

  • Kanye West once again surprised fans today at an adidas Originals store in London:

    Kanye West Suprises Fans at adidas Originals Store in London

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 4pm

    at London's prestigious Oxford University, a smiling Kanye West stopped by an adidas Originals store to the surprise of several of his British fans who came through to scoop up their pairs of the Yeezy 750 Boosts. Just like 'Ye did in NYC, he delivered the shoes to the customers and a...

  • .@Converse gets ready to launch massive "Made By You" campaign in NYC:

    Converse Set to Kick-off Massive "Made By You" Marketing Campaign in NYC

    complex.com 02 Mar '15, 2am

    The Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star. No shoe has a deeper or richer history than the storied silhouette from Massachusetts. From its simple beginnings, the shoe has gone on to become a cultural icon and arguably the most recognized shoe in the entire world. To achieve such fame, a prod...

  • This Image of the adidas Yeezy Boost Is Causing a Twitter Trolling Storm

    complex.com 01 Mar '15, 10pm

    An image of a person rocking their newly copped adidas Yeezy Boosts while sitting on a marble floor has gone viral. Although the original source of the photo has been difficult to trace, it may have been first posted by Twitter user infra90 and has now become fodder for trolls. The im...

  • Air Jordan VII fans take note. The "30th Anniversary" will be dropping soon:

    Here Are the Official Release Details for the Air Jordan VII Retro "30th Anniversary"

    complex.com 01 Mar '15, 9pm

    Part of Jordan Brand's continuing celebration of its 30th anniversary, the Air Jordan VII Retro is set to release in a fresh new colorway. While many sneakerheads have come to call these the "Marvin the Martians" - after the popular Looney Tunes character that made an appearance along...

  • The Reebok Kamikaze II gets a makeover to celebrate 25 years of Pump tech:

    Reebok Makes Over the Kamikaze II to Commemorate Pump's 25th Anniversary

    complex.com 01 Mar '15, 8pm

    Continuing with Pump's 25th anniversary celebration, Reebok is gearing up to release another fusion of sorts in its upcoming Reebok Pump Kamikaze II. Combining elements of two of its most popular basketball models, Reebok uses the Kamikaze II as the canvas and gives its the most O.G. ...

  • Find out the official release details for Nike's upcoming KD7 "Weatherman":

    Here Are the Official Release Details for the Nike KD7 "Weatherman"

    complex.com 01 Mar '15, 6pm

    The latest edition of Kevin Durant's signature sneaker, the Nike KD7, is slated to hit stores this Thursday, March 5. With this release, Nike revisits the "Weatherman" theme we first saw on the Nike KD IV. One of the most coveted KD releases of the past, the KD7 looks to build on that...

  • The 25 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram This Week

    complex.com 01 Mar '15, 5pm

    Welcome to the latest edition of The 25 Best Sneaker Photos on Instagram. Kicking off March, we have ASICS coming out the gate strong as many of you shared several of brands most coveted collaborations including GEL Lytes from Ronnie Fieg, mita, and Saint Alfreds. Air Max diehards con...

  • Kicks of the Day: Nike Air Max 1 FB "Black/Crimson":

    Kicks of the Day: Nike Air Max 1 FB "Black/Crimson"

    complex.com 01 Mar '15, 3pm

    Nike's latest version of its iconic Air Max 1 has sleeper hit written all-over it. While fans are focused on copping more exclusive models, this latest AM1 comes in as a general release which means it has the potential to be one of those shoes that we regret not copping. As with most ...

  • An "All-Red" Nike LeBron 12 Low quietly hit retail recently:

    These "All-Red" Nike LeBron 12s Quietly Released out of Nowhere

    complex.com 28 Feb '15, 10pm

    While many of you were focused on copping other kicks this weekend, a pair of all-new Nike LeBron 12 Lows dropped quietly. Continuing with appeasing the publics need for "Red" sneakers, Nike's latest LeBron 12 Low is exactly that. Save for the 3M Swoosh that adorns the forefoot, tongu...

  • Deadstock Sneakers You Can Score on eBay Right Now

    complex.com 28 Feb '15, 9pm

    Often times we get caught up in the hype and buy stuff that we're never going to wear. One of the best ways to get rid of those extra pairs is through eBay. Considering sneakerheads usually stay true to the word deadstock, you're usually able to find some rare gems that you struck out...

  • Nike pays homage to 'Bron and '04 Rookie Game with LeBron 12 "Wheats":

    Nike Commemorates '04 Rookie Game With LeBron 12 "Wheat"

    complex.com 28 Feb '15, 7pm

    Long time fans of LeBron will remember his first signature sneaker, the Nike Air Zoom Generation, and the "Wheat" pair that he rocked during the 2004 NBA Rookie Challenge . Fast forward 11 years and Nike is set to pay tribute to that moment with a "Wheat" version of LeBron's latest si...

  • New York labels PONY and DKNY collaborate on an "All-White" M-100:

    DKNY and PONY Team-Up for an All-White Beauty

    complex.com 28 Feb '15, 5pm

    Fresh off its collaborations with Ronnie Fieg and Mark McNairy, PONY shows no signs of slowing down as the brand continues its transformation. PONY, which has been undergoing a brand makeover of late that has seen it go from its athletic roots to a more contemporary, high-fashion appr...

  • Taka Hayashi Pays Homage to Vans' Checkerboard History in Upcoming Release: Taka Hayashi Pays Homage to Vans'

    Taka Hayashi Pays Homage to Vans' Checkerboard History in Latest Release

    complex.com 28 Feb '15, 4pm

    Long time collaborator Taka Hayashi is paying tribute to Van's iconic checkerboard pattern in his latest Vault by Vans release. Using his signature TH Sk8-Mid Skool LX as the canvas, Hayashi communicates the pattern in two unique ways. One the "Black" leather colorway, Hayashi uses li...

  • Kicks of the Day: NIke Air Max 1 Ultra Moire "Gym Red":

    Kicks of the Day: NIke Air Max 1 Ultra Moire "Gym Red"

    complex.com 28 Feb '15, 3pm

    Many of us just can't get enough of "All-Red" sneakers and looking to capitalize on that weakness, Nike continues to feed the need with its latest iteration of the Nike Air Max 1. The latest colorway in the Ultra Moire line of the classic Nike silhouette, this "Gym Red" beauty switche...

  • Man Traded Sneakers to Watch Sex Acts

    complex.com 27 Feb '15, 11pm

    , 30-year-old Curtis Thompson would contact male teens over the Internet under the alias "Kicks on a Bean" and bribe them with sneakers. In exchange, the underage participants would allow Thompson to watch the sex acts. This would all take place in Thompson's vehicle, which he also of...

  • “@ComplexMag: The Internet isn't ready for a “Bred” Air Force 1:

    Nike Air Force 1 Mid "Bred" Colorway

    complex.com 27 Feb '15, 7pm

    Air Max 1 donned the famous colorway made famous by Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls, the Air Force 1 is next in line to receive a similar treatment. Using the mid-profile Uptown, Nike incorporates the black and red leather paneling in identical fashion as the "Bred" 1. There's a ...

  • The Nike Cortez Deserves a Place in Everyone's Sneaker Collection

    complex.com 27 Feb '15, 5pm

    The Cortez was born in the early ‘70s when Bill Bowerman put an EVA wedge into the midsole of an existing Onitsuka Tiger runner. It was known as the Aztec in the Onitsuka line, and it was aimed at the casual runner, a group that was exploding in part due to Bowerman’s own efforts. (Ne...