complex.com Archives - 04 March 2013, Monday

  • Ranting on Social Media About Every New Release — 12 Things That Don't Make You A Sneakerhead |

    complex.com 04 Mar '13, 8pm

    it is obvious that a hypebeast made this list up. a real sneakerhead wears his sneakers and doesnt give a fuck about the outside world and keeps the sneakers on his feet and out of his mouth and out of social media. a real sneakerhead started collecting in his middle school years or e...

  • The 10 Best Sneaker Memes This Week: Corks and Foams make for some comic relief.

    The 10 Best Sneaker Memes This Week

    complex.com 04 Mar '13, 6pm

    Weekend sneaker releases have become a way of life for sneakerheads. Unfortunately, so have lame Instagram pictures . The one upside to all the ridiculous pictures that seem to follow every new release is when someone creative adds their own twist. DeadstockNYC has been coming through...

  • 50 Celebrities Who Make #Sneakers Look Worse

    50 Celebrities Who Made Sneakers Look Worse

    complex.com 04 Mar '13, 4pm

    Being a celebrity automatically puts you under scrutiny for almost every decision you make and if you rock some fly kicks once, it is expected on a daily basis. Money doesn't always buy you style, even celebs with the deepest pockets get caught slippin'. We decided to put a gallery to...

  • .@supremeny x @VANS_66 is dropping another dope collaboration this month

    Supreme x Vans 'Power, Corruption & Lies' Release Date

    complex.com 04 Mar '13, 4pm

    A little while back we introduced you to the Supreme x Van Chukka Boot that was dubbed the 'Floral'. Now we have a new name, a release date and two more sneakers to add to the Chukka. Dubbed the "Power, Corruption & Lies" Pack, The SK8-Hi, the Chukka and the Era are utilizing original...

  • Spotted: @KanyeWest rocks @VANS_66 #sneakers in Paris.

    Spotted: Kanye West Wears Vans

    complex.com 04 Mar '13, 2am

    Kanye West Attends Céline and Givenchy's Paris Fashion Week Shows 5 hours ago Spotted: Usher Wears Olivier Camo Sleeve Sweatshirt in NYC 9 hours ago Spotted: Kevin Hart Hosts "Saturday Night Live" in Saint Laurent Paris Leather Jacket 12 hours ago The Air Jordan CP3.VI Sneakerreport.c...

  • Spotted: Ray Rice Wears a Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite Jacket to Hometown Parade: The running back makes style news.

    Spotted: Ray Rice Wears a Louis Vuitton Damier Graphite Jacket to Hometown Parade

    complex.com 03 Mar '13, 10pm

    is something of a local legend, and a Super Bowl champion. The Baltimore Raven, Rutgers alum, and New Rochelle, New York native took a trip back to his hometown to celebrate the Super Bowl victory. The town welcomed Rice with a large gathering and parade. And for such an occasion, Ric...

  • .@nikesportswear previews an upcoming Essential edition of the Air Max Classic BW #sneakers

    Nike Air Max Classic BW Essential TXT “Squadron Blue” |

    complex.com 03 Mar '13, 7pm

    The Swoosh's Essential range has now received another member in the form of the Air Max Classic BW . This particular pair features a Squadron Blue suede and mesh upper, noting red branding and matching accents throughout. Contrasting white laces coincide with the tongue and midsole ac...

  • Spotted: Are the Kardashians biting Kanye's sneaker style?

    Spotted: Rob Kardashian Wears Air Jordan Is

    complex.com 02 Mar '13, 9pm

    Spotted: Beyonce Wears Keith Harding x Reebok Freestyle Sneakers 2 hours ago Spotted: Meek Mill Wears $2,935 Alexander McQueen Bomber Jacket on BET's "Rip the Runway" 2 hours ago Spotted: Check Out The Sneakers Celebrities Rocked In February 4 hours ago The 5 Best Performances from th...

  • .@Mache275 creates another top notch custom Nike LeBron X

    Nike LeBron X “Ironman 3″ Customs for LeBron James by Mache | Complex

    complex.com 02 Mar '13, 7pm

    , creates another custom pair of the Nike Lebron X . This time for another King, Lebron James. Dubbed the "Ironman 3", this unique pair lives up to his name. From the armor detail on the sneaker to the custom utility box, Mache comes through and delivers on this one of a kind pair. Te...

  • Spotted: @Beyonce's @Reebok #sneakers are anything but basic.

    Spotted: Beyonce Wears Keith Harding x Reebok Freestyle Sneakers

    complex.com 02 Mar '13, 6pm

    Spotted: Meek Mill Wears $2,935 Alexander McQueen Bomber Jacket on BET's "Rip the Runway" 18 minutes ago Spotted: Check Out The Sneakers Celebrities Rocked In February 1 hour ago Spotted: Drake Rocks En Noir Spring/Summer 2013 Leather Pants Before Everyone Else 2 hours ago The 5 Best ...

  • Nike Roshe Run "Squadron Blue/Fiberglass–Sport Turquoise": Coming later this month.

    Nike Roshe Run "Squadron Blue/Fiberglass–Sport Turquoise" |

    complex.com 02 Mar '13, 5pm

    Later this month, Nike Sportswear will be dropping off another new colorway of the Roshe Run , which features the original build. The lightweight mesh makeup here sports a blue, Fiberglass and Turquoise color tandem with white Swoosh tagging branding the sneaks alongside. Look for the...

  • Spotted: Check Out The Sneakers Celebrities Rocked In February: Nothing but love.

    Spotted: Check Out The Sneakers Celebrities Rocked In February

    complex.com 02 Mar '13, 5pm

    Every day, Complex scours the Internet to find celebrities rocking the freshest kicks and posts them to our Spotted column. To make sure you didn’t miss anything, we’ve compiled the best on-feet celebrity sneaker moments of the month. Click on the thumbnails above to view the gallery,...

  • The 10 Most Important Things That Happened In #Sneakers This Week

    The 10 Most Important Things That Happened In Sneakers This Week

    complex.com 02 Mar '13, 4pm

    Just in case you aren't able to check the sneaker news on the daily, we have decided to come through with a little weekly recap, highlighting the most important kicks happenings from the past seven days. This week, we saw Nike release the Phoenix Foams, Ewing Athletics preview an upco...

  • Calling Yourself a Sneakerhead — 12 Things That Don't Make You A Sneakerhead |

    complex.com 01 Mar '13, 9pm

    it is obvious that a hypebeast made this list up. a real sneakerhead wears his sneakers and doesnt give a fuck about the outside world and keeps the sneakers on his feet and out of his mouth and out of social media. a real sneakerhead started collecting in his middle school years or e...

  • 10 Sneakers Worn in the Complex Office This Week via @ComplexMag

    10 Sneakers Worn in the Complex office This Week

    complex.com 01 Mar '13, 8pm

    Each week we break down the sneakers worn some of the sneakers worn in the Complex o ffice . This week we see a Flynit, an Olive, a Mamba, a storage pair of Nike Air Force IIIs and more. Check out the 10 Sneakers Worn in the Complex Office This Week and let us know who rocked the best...

  • .@VANS_66 releases a Tie Dye pack of the Half Cab #sneakers

    Vans Half Cab "Tie Dye" Pack

    complex.com 01 Mar '13, 7pm

    , Vans has also let loose a similar collection of the Half Cab . Optioned in black and blue, each has been done up in suede and canvas, featuring Tie Dye detailing, which captivates on the duo. Black laces accompany each set, as white midsoles then contrast underneath. Hit up brand ca...

  • 12 Things That Don't Make You A Sneakerhead

    complex.com 01 Mar '13, 4pm

    it is obvious that a hypebeast made this list up. a real sneakerhead wears his sneakers and doesnt give a fuck about the outside world and keeps the sneakers on his feet and out of his mouth and out of social media. a real sneakerhead started collecting in his middle school years or e...

  • We didn't know @TheRealLisaAnn was a sneakerhead:

    25 Hot Girls in 25 Hot Air Jordans

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 11pm

    Live Stream Kendrick Lamar's NYC Concert at Roseland Ballroom 1 day ago Clap Back: When Celebrities Fight Fans on Twitter 11 months ago The 25 Hottest Urban Models to Follow on Instagram 1 day ago 25 Classic NBA Players and the Sneakers They Should Have Worn Sneakerreport.com 3 days a...

  • 25 Hot Girls in 25 Hot Air Jordans: Weekend wind down.

    25 Hot Girls in 25 Hot Air Jordans

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 10pm

    If you're like most 'heads, grindin' throughout the week trying to make it to the weekend, then now the time of the week you start to step back a notch. Friday's are for mailing it in and screwing around on the Internet while avoiding having your boss looking over your shoulder. Thank...

  • 25 Photos of Michael Jordan in Non-Air Jordan #sneakers

    25 Photos of Michael Jordan in Awesome Non-Air Jordan Sneakers

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 5pm

    We all remember Michael jordan's sneakers enough to go out and scoop up multiple pairs when a classic colorway releases but MJ wasn't always sporting the Jumpman and the Swoosh. As a matter of fact, as the story goes, when he was in high school he preferred the Three Stripes of adidas...

  • Feeling those custom "Snake" Jordan Is? @JBFcustoms Breaks Down His Six Favorite Customs

    Jake Ferrato Breaks Down His Six Favorite Custom Creations

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 4pm

    So, you're going nuts over those custom "Snake" Air Jordan 1s? Join the club. Jake Ferrato is the man behind one of the illest sneaker concepts in recent memory. We decided to link up with Mr. JBF Customs himself to find out the stories behind his dopest custom kicks. A few you may ha...

  • The 15 Craziest Sneaker Releases of All-Time

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 6am

    Another Jordan XI holiday drop, another day of mass hysteria. Some of you may be checking this on just a few hours of sleep if you lined up for the midnight madness at your local joint. It's good prep though — especially with the Yeezy 2s right around the corner. When it comes to shoe...

  • Gallery: 30 Ridiculous Fashion Tattoos

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 5am

    Who knows what kind of chemical reaction occurs in our brain that gets our synapses to fire all sorts of electrons that tell us one particular brand really gets our heart rushing? Is it the signature design details that set us off? An unrequited love for the designer? Or maybe, the br...

  • Player Exclusive Spotlight: Seth Curry's Nike Zoom Hyperfuse 2012: Lighting up the Garden.

    Player Exclusive Spotlight: Steph Curry's Nike Zoom Hyperfuse 2012

    complex.com 28 Feb '13, 4am

    We've been covering a lot of this season's best sneakers in the NBA , even giving you a closer look at some of the player exclusive colorways on our Instagram , but tonight Steph Curry lit up Madison Square Garden wearing a bright yellow version of the Zoom Hyperfuse 2012. Curry's foo...

  • If you didn't get Yeezy IIs, this might make you a little salty.

    25 Pictures Of Dogs Wearing Better Sneakers Than You

    complex.com 27 Feb '13, 4pm

    Live Stream Kendrick Lamar's NYC Concert at Roseland Ballroom 1 day ago The 25 Hottest Urban Models to Follow on Instagram 14 hours ago Roy Hibbert and David Lee Almost Started a Huge Fight During the Pacers/Warriors Game Tonight (Video) 1 day ago Nike Debuts the Revolutionary Vapor L...

  • .@CrookedTongues and @KicksonFire have rounded up some canines with better kicks than you.

    25 Pictures Of Dogs Wearing Better Sneakers Than You

    complex.com 27 Feb '13, 4pm

    Sneakerheads are always looking for a new way to flash their collections. At the height of NikeTalk (we're talking 2003/4), adventurous lads climbed ladders to take remarkable overhead panoramic views of perfectly laid out Jordan sets. Around the same time, guys like Regular Ol' Ty pr...

  • Kicks of the Day: Converse Chuck Taylor All Star "Washed Camo" @Converse #sneakers

    Kicks of the Day: Converse Chuck Taylor All Star "Washed Camo"

    complex.com 27 Feb '13, 3pm

    Converse's recently-revealed Washed Camo pack of the Chuck Taylor All Star has now begun to make its way to authorized dealers, as here we showcase the green option of the classic silhouette. The kicks have been done up in canvas and come partnered with white laces, which coincide wit...

  • A Complete Guide To The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's Sneakers

    complex.com 27 Feb '13, 7am

    Not to dickride, my NO ONE today is as half as fresh as Will was back then. Will was era-defining fresh. No one but Will could pull off most of these looks. Not even the Cool Kids or Wale or any other rapper up on shoe game or gear can hold a candle to Will's effortless swag. This was...

  • Dada Supreme re-releases @realchriswebber's unforgettable sneakers @finishline

    Dada Supreme CDubbz Retro

    complex.com 26 Feb '13, 6pm

    While Dada Supreme may not have been on our list of sneaker brands you need to be aware of or sneaker brands we hope make a comeback , there is no debating the significance of Dada's short but impactful presence in sneaker history. While Chris Webber and Dada won't be making any All S...

  • 30 Worst Fake Sneakers On Instagram Right Now

    complex.com 26 Feb '13, 5pm

    The 50 Worst Fake Sneakers of 2012 2 months ago The 50 Most Unbelievable Fake Sneakers Seen On The Street 3 months ago Buyer Beware: The 20 Craziest Fake Kicks On The Internet 8 months ago Today in Performance Sneaker History: Scottie Pippen Snags ’94 All-Star MVP in Nike Air Maestro ...