complex.com Archives - 29 July 2016, Friday

  • There's something different about these "Human Race" Pharrell adidas:

    Pharrell x adidas NMD Green Human Race

    complex.com 27 Jul '16, 10pm

    While most of Pharrell Williams' "Human Race" Adidas NMDs feature easily identifiable lettering across the vamp, this possible green-based release scales it down a bit. Recently shared by Williams himself in an effort to encourage customization, this pair features the abbreviated "HU"...

  • Adidas' EQT Support ADV Is Pretty in Pink

    Adidas EQT Support ADV Pink | Complex UK

    complex.com 27 Jul '16, 8pm

    If there ever was a sneaker made for Instagram, the Adidas EQT Support ADV was it. The shoe's very shape is pandering, its angle tuned exactly to match the angle that European sneakerheads point their toes at in social media shots. The already successful shoe is back here in a pink co...

  • Another Charles Barkley Sneaker Is Coming Back

    Nike Air Force 180 Black Sport Royal White Red | Complex UK

    complex.com 26 Jul '16, 8pm

    As the Nike Air Force 180 "Olympic" is returning, it's only right that Nike bring some other colorways back out for this Charles Barkley sneaker. Next up is this pair, a black/blue/white/red that's had the retro treatment a couple of times before. The sneaker doesn't appear to be quit...

  • Here's how you can work for Adidas' new design team:

    Adidas Jobs Brooklyn Creator Farm

    complex.com 25 Jul '16, 10pm

    The adidas Yeezy design team isn't the only Three Stripes group looking for new recruits. Today, the brand announced job postings for its Brooklyn Farm design studio. The open roles, which readers can view here , include material creator, concept creator, senior studio manager, and mo...

  • Kyrie Irving's championship parade sneakers just released:

    Parade Kyrie 2

    complex.com 25 Jul '16, 5pm

    The shoe gets its nickname from Kyrie Irving wearing a pair during the Cleveland Cavaliers' championship parade, although it's unclear what the actual story from Nike on the colorway is. It's possible the model is tied to this summer's Olympics given the floral touches on the strap th...

  • The nylon-constructed "waterproof" Air Jordan 12 releases later this year—see it on-foot. https://t.co/VWsKtYfkfc

    Air Jordan XII 12 Black Nylon Waterproof Release Date

    complex.com 24 Jul '16, 3pm

    on the horizon, it's been confirmed that Jordan Brand will explore the use of different materials on the Air Jordan 12 this year. Previously unannounced is this pair in black nylon, which sample owners say is actually waterproof.

  • Previewed earlier this year, images of the upcoming "Olympic" Air Jordan 5 have surfaced.

    The Air Jordan 5 Is Primed for Olympic Gold

    complex.com 23 Jul '16, 7pm

    Presumably taking on a gold medal theme and reminiscent of Gentry Humphrey's wedding sample , the shoe sports the familiar white and black arrangement, with gold "teeth" running toward the front of the midsole. The most striking feature on this pair is a liquid gold tongue, in place o...

  • Chris Paul debuts a never before seen Clippers-themed Air Jordan 11 Player Exclusive.

    Chris Paul Air Jordan XI 11 Clippers Player Exclusive

    complex.com 23 Jul '16, 5pm

    No stranger to getting bloggers bloggin' with exclusive Air Jordan 11s, Chris Paul debuted another pair last night in Las Vegas. In town for this week's events and his AAU team's championship game, Paul broke out a never before seen Clippers-themed Air Jordan 11 Player Exclusive. The ...

  • There's another "Space Jam" Jordan sneaker.

    There's Another "Space Jam" Jordan Sneaker

    complex.com 23 Jul '16, 4pm

    Since you're going to strike out on the "Space Jam" Air Jordan 11 Retro this holiday season, giving this similar new make-up of the Jordan Ultra.Fly may be worth a shot. The performance model's upper pairs black Kurim with a concord mesh underlay. Concord also fills in Jumpman brandin...

  • "True Blue" Air Jordan IIIs for Black Friday Just Leaked

    True Blue Nike Air Jordan 3 Black Friday | Complex UK

    complex.com 22 Jul '16, 6pm

    "True Blue" Air Jordan IIIs, complete with Nike Air branding on the back, are releasing in 2016. A retailer has confirmed with Sole Collector that the shoe will release on Black Friday in remastered form. The Air Jordan III has been a quiet silhouette in recent years, with Jordan Bran...

  • James Harden's Adidas signature sneaker will drop in December:

    James Harden Adidas Signature Shoe

    complex.com 21 Jul '16, 9pm

    The first James Harden adidas signature sneaker will release in December, 2016. Adidas confirmed the planned launch month at a media event in Las Vegas on Thursday. Harden has played in sneakers from the brand's Crazylight Boost line since signing with adidas in 2015 . While adidas ha...

  • Good luck trying to get these Pharrell NMDs:

    Pharrell Adidas NMD Friends Family

    complex.com 21 Jul '16, 9pm

    Readers will get the chance to own a pair of Pharrell x adidas NMDs this weekend when the sneakers hit adidas Originals accounts on July 22. But, not every pair out there will be available for public consumption. This burgundy version of the shoe, spotted on the Snapchat of Upscale Va...

  • Back to the Swoosh: Introducing the Air Jordan XXX1

    Back to the Swoosh: Introducing the Air Jordan XXX1

    complex.com 21 Jul '16, 8pm

    The design may have classic elements—look for an embossed ball and wings logo on the medial ankle collars—but underneath it’s all modern, with a Flight Weave upper (that blends into leather at the heel) and the newest implementation of Flightspeed coupled with full-length 8mm Zoom Air...

  • Air Jordan 6s Are Releasing for All-Star 2017

    Air Jordan 6 All Star 2017

    complex.com 20 Jul '16, 9pm

    There's an Air Jordan 6 releasing on Feb. 17, 2017, as part of next year's All-Star sneaker releases from Jordan. The early info on what's releasing next year comes via Gr8erade on NikeTalk . There's no word on what colorway is coming, but the $225 price attached to the shoe suggests ...

  • Here's where to cop the Pharrell x adidas NMDs:

    Where to Buy Pharrell Adidas NMD

    complex.com 20 Jul '16, 9pm

    were already hard enough to purchase without Pharrell Williams giving the model his special touch. So then, how and where are you going to get your hands on a pair of the Pharrell x adidas NMD releasing on Friday? Adidas Originals has given some more details on their release via Twitt...

  • Another Nike Air More Uptempo dropped today:

    Nike Air More Uptempo White Gum Release Date

    complex.com 20 Jul '16, 4pm

    The "Olympic" Nike Air More Uptempo wasn't the only Scottie Pippen sneaker that had customers scrambling to add pairs to their carts on Wednesday morning. Nike also decided to release the "White/Gum" Uptempo via its SNKRS page. While this colorway of the Air More Uptempo has been know...

  • More Rihanna x Pumas are releasing next week:

    Rihanna Puma Creeper Camo

    complex.com 20 Jul '16, 4pm

    The latest from the Rihanna x Puma collection will be a set of her Suede Creepers dipped in camo. The new sneakers will release on July 28. It appears that promo pairs are being sent out now, with the above one landing in the hands of model Winnie Harlow. While there's been an unptick...

  • Vans & Only NY Embrace Outdoor Skating With New Capsule Collection: Vans has teamed up with New York-based st...

    Vans & Only NY Embrace Outdoor Skating With New Capsule Collection

    complex.com 17 Jul '16, 8pm

    Vans has teamed up with New York-based streetwear brand Only NY to create a capsule collection inspired by signature skate style and the city's outdoors culture. The collection offers an assortment of apparel options including all-weather jackets, flannels, hoodies, tees and caps. Add...

  • Puma and Singapore's Limited EDT present Chapters II and III of the Puma Disc Blaze.

    Limited EDT x Puma Disc Blaze

    complex.com 17 Jul '16, 8pm

    A follow-up to last year's initial collaboration, Puma and Singapore's Limited EDT present Chapters II and III of a trilogy that celebrates their journey from port town to modern metropolis. The Puma Disc Blaze Chapter II sports blue tones in reference to the surrounding sea, inspired...

  • The adidas D Rose 7 Is Releasing Soon

    complex.com 17 Jul '16, 6pm

    Perhaps an official shift away from Chicago Bulls colorways, the adidas D Rose 7 will debut in medium grey and white, a safe look that shows no team affiliation while they work on NYC-inspired flavors. The new model is equipped with an Engineered Mesh upper, TPU heel plate, molded col...

  • With his next OVO x Air Jordan release looming, Drake shows off a pair that only he will own.

    Drake Gold Air Jordan 10

    complex.com 17 Jul '16, 6pm

    With his next OVO x Air Jordan release looming, Drake shows off a pair that only he will own. Artist Matthew Senna added solid gold to a pair of "OVO" Air Jordan 10s . According to Drake, the shoes now weigh 100 pounds, slightly less than the standard pair of Air Jordan 8s. As investm...

  • The Nike LeBron 13 Elite is getting an EXT makeover with premium off-court materials.

    There's an EXT Version of the Nike LeBron 13 Elite

    complex.com 16 Jul '16, 6pm

    A $200 performance model that nobody seems to be buying, the Nike LeBron 13 Elite is getting an EXT makeover with premium off-court materials. The LeBron 13 Elite EXT first surfaces in tan leather, aired out by perforated sections along the tongue and ankle. New details include metal ...

  • Air Jordan 31 Bred Release Date

    complex.com 16 Jul '16, 5pm

    Though the Air Jordan 31 is set for an official unveiling next Wednesday, the internet has beaten Jordan Brand to the punch this year. Making rounds today is the first look at the new flagship model in the "Banned" or "Bred" colorway. The colorway and execution is a reference to the o...

  • The Nike Air Python returns in black and gold snakeskin.

    Nike Air Python Black/Gold

    complex.com 16 Jul '16, 4pm

    Absent from the market for a about a year, the high-top resurfaces in in a metallic black and gold scheme, laid out over a full faux python upper. Helping offset the look, white subtly fills in branding hits on the tongue and heel, while completely taking over the sole.

  • See what $54,000 worth of Air Jordan 4s looks like.

    Most Expensive Air Jordan 4s

    complex.com 16 Jul '16, 4pm

    It's not every day that you see a pair of sneakers priced like a car sitting on shelves, but that's a reality when you step inside New York's Stadium Goods. Earlier today, we sent our own Rich "Maze" Lopez on a mission to hunt down the most expensive Air Jordan 4s carried by the store...

  • Dame Lillard debuts his adidas sneakers in tennis ball yellow.

    adidas D Lillard 2 Tennis Ball Yellow

    complex.com 16 Jul '16, 3pm

    In between workouts for next season, Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard is taking advantage of his offseason free time to tend to his rap career. Tonight, Lillard is playing Portland's Crystal Ballroom as an artist under his rap pseudonym, Dame D.O.L.L.A. For the sold out sho...

  • Odell Beckham pulls a Drake, covers adidas logo on soccer jersey.

    Odell Beckham Hides adidas Logo on Soccer Jersey

    complex.com 16 Jul '16, 2pm

    New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. is probably enjoying his time with Nike, but he can't seem to stay away from adidas products. After being spotted wearing Yeezy Boosts last summer, the All Pro wideout spent some time with adidas-sponsored FC Bayern in Munich today. Whil...

  • Jimmy Butler Why I Succeed Jordan

    complex.com 14 Jul '16, 7pm

    The video teased by Jordan Brand this week with young star Jimmy Butler is here. The clip has Butler describing his dedication to the game of basketball, and closes with an echo of the classic Air Jordan "Failure" spot . While the Air Jordan 31 is right around the corner and Butler wi...

  • Kim Jones NikeLab Air Zoom LWP

    complex.com 14 Jul '16, 2pm

    Last month, we learned that Nike would be collaborating with Louis Vuitton men's artistic director, Kim Jones , and now the first sneakers from the project have been officially unveiled. For this collaboration, Jones reimagined the Nike Air Zoom LWP from 1995, which is notable for bei...

  • Bike Life Inspires Meek Mill's New Puma Sneaker Collection

    Meek Mill x Dreamchasers x Puma Blaze of Glory & Basket

    complex.com 13 Jul '16, 7pm

    Puma and Dreamchasers announce two new sneaker releases from Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill . Inspired by Meek's love for motorcycle jackets and patent leather footwear preference, the Blaze of Glory and Basket silhouettes roll out in all-white colorways featuring quilted materials and...