complex.com Archives - 08 February 2013, Friday

  • Quickstrike Episode 4 is live! @DJClarkKent and @RussBengtson talk NBA All Star sneakers.

    TV's Quickstrike Episode 4 - NBA All Star Sneaker Releases

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 3pm

    We're back with the latest episode of Complex TV's Quickstrike featuring DJ Clark Kent and Russ Bengtson. In this week's episode of Quickstrike, Clark and Russ dive into one of the biggest sneaker stories of 2013 thus far, the NBA All Star sneaker releases. This year's releases includ...

  • The 20 Greatest Nike Foamposites of All Time

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 5pm

    Yesterday we schooled you with 20 Things You Didn't Know About Nike Foamposites and today we are going to break down the best-of-the-best. Share the link with your friends who troll hard and let us know what you think. Better yet, tell us what your favorite Foam is in the comment sect...

  • .@RavieB photographs @Renella_Ice wearing the Air Jordan I and not much more:

    Raven B Varona Shoots Renell Medrano in the Air Jordan I "Chicago"

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 8pm

    Up and coming NYC based photographer, Raven B Varon a recently linked up with Renell Medrano for a photo shoot that seems like a sneakerhead's dream. Renell models with the recently released Air Jordan I "Chicago" colorway and the results, well, speak for themselves. You can find more...

  • One of the best in the game, the complete history of @Patta_NL sneaker collaborations.

    A Complete History of Patta Sneaker Collaborations

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 4pm

    Out of love and necessity rather than profit and novelty, the Patta store opened it's doors at the Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal in 2004. Situated right in the city heart of Amsterdam, the store literally became the center of attention by bringing new excitement to the Dutch scene. Within a...

  • Of course Jay-Z got a pair of these limited Jordans. @Jumpman23 #sneakers

    Spotted: Jay-Z Wears ’88 OG Air Jordan IIIs |

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 11pm

    Spotted: A$AP Rocky & Chanel Iman Wear Air Jordan Is 1 hour ago Spotted: Stalley Rocks "True Blue" Air Jordan IIIs 4 hours ago Spotted: Chris Brown Wears Pyrex Vision Hoodie 5 hours ago SPOTTED: Kobe Bryant Carries the Lakers to a Win Over the Thunder Sneakerreport.com 1 week ago The ...

  • Did you know the the NBA didn't approve the Nike Foamposite?

    The NBA Didn't Approve of the Sneakers — 20 Things You Didn't Know About Nike Foamposites |

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 1am

    The NBA Didn't Approve of the Sneakers The NBA said that the colorway wasn't fit for the court because it didn't have enough black to coincide with Penny's Orland Magic uniform. Penny did what any sneakerhead would do, and busted out the Sharpie to fix the problem.

  • Did you know the Nike Foamposite begins as liquid?

    The Upper Of The Foamposite Begins As Liquid — 20 Things You Didn't Know About Nike Foamposites |

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 2pm

    If the sleek, logoless shoe itself wasn't enough to pry your $180 (plus tax) from your wallet, maybe the T-1000 backstory was. In order to create the Foamposite One's seamless upper, the "foam" material started as a liquid, which was then poured into molds. How does that add up to $18...

  • Check out 10 sneakers worn in the @ComplexMag office kicked off by @RussBengtson

    10 Sneakers Worn in the Complex Office This Week

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 7pm

    Each week we break down the sneakers worn some of the sneakers worn in the Complex o ffice . This week had some heat from a variety of brands including Air Jordan III "Doernbechers" and some familiar Nike Air Force 1 iDs. Check out the 10 Sneakers Worn in the Complex Office This Week ...

  • The @Jumpman23 Air Jordan XX8 gets a thorough performance review from @Nightwing2303

    Air Jordan XX8 Performance Review

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 12am

    is one of the most talked about sneakers in years. It's a crazy design, far from the norm and sold as the most high performance Air Jordan model the company has ever created. While we don't normally dive into the performance arena, as we typically leave that for Sneaker Report . But w...

  • Get a look at what OG Air Max 1 offering is coming later this year #sneakers

    Nike Air Max 1 OG "White/Navy-Red"

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 10pm

    Later this year, the Swoosh is set to return with some OG Air Max 1 goodness. The white, Navy and red colorway looks just as good as ever, noting the accustomed construction of suede, mesh and synthetic materials. As for now, no concrete release date has been disclosed, but be sure to...

  • Pierre Hardy — New Arrivals: The 10 Coolest Designer Sneakers To Buy For Spring |

    complex.com 08 Feb '13, 4am

    The majority of "high-end" sneakers aren't worth the price they want. Only ones on this list I would consider are the Ransom x Adidas joints. Most of these are corny and try to hard to be different.