The original Nike Mag y3 trainers designed was in fact a direct inspiration to Eric Avar s Nike Hyperdunk of 2008, and sneaker customizer Brian Villanueva actually went about a Mag-inspired Hyperdunk Custom before. Upon the 2011 release of the Mag, Villanueva decided to revisit his original project and powering it up to be on par with the original; this Nike HyperMag custom features several mechanical details like a rechargeable lithium ion battery, LED lighs on the heel, electroluminscent tech on the tongue and outsole, and a built in charger that can be plugged into an outlet or a USB. Brian s amazed us before with before with his Lunar prototype before, and this custom is certainly no sleeper as he brings the Hyperdunk to the future with this amazing work. A gallery of images awaits you below so take a look and let us know if this is the direction you d like customs sneakers to go in.
Layupshot pays homage to this point-guard legend with this awesome Nuggets-inspired design, opting for Chris Jackson with the initials on the heel as a way to pay respects to the same man. A detailed gallery is just below so take a look and let us know what you remember from Jackson/Abdul-Rauf s career!Nike Sportswear blows the doors off the established and slowly evolving Vintage Blazer framework with this latest pair, opting for a new construction and a totally unprecedented textural addition. The Nike Blazer Mid 77 Premium VNTG is distinct from adidas y3 trainers the Highs that preceeded it thanks to a subtle toe cap in off-white suede matching the lateral outrigger. This grey tone atop a Sail leather upper with Atomic Teal branding would have been fairly bold and unique in its own right, but add in a snakeskin Swoosh and not only does the color palette meet with exponentially more complexity, but we see a future for more VNTG Blazers with patterns employed.
We re still waiting on Staple s Black Pigeon 577s (though adidas superstar 80s later this month is a much more favorable prospect than death by silence), but this new ML574NRG with a Pigeon lean is yours for the taking at retailers like FinishLine.Nike Sportswear s Holiday 2012 Air Max 1 Premium roll-out has been quite the joy over these past six weeks or so, and now we re starting to see this momentum carried over into the first quarter of next year. Following up on the subdued Summit White and black combo, we see an even simpler all-suede build as black and Anthracite unite for a silent yet deadly leather-lined Nike Air Max 1 PRM.Retailers like Inflammable expect these in store starting in February and you can pre-order now if you like what you see in more images after the jump.Japanese clothiers Frapbois are no stranger to New Balance collaborations, and every time these two get together, you can expect to be spotted.
Not only are the colorways chosen for each round ever conspicuous, but they also adidas superstar womens display a penchant for spotted patterns, ranging from polka dots and shotgun perforations to some kind of unholy canine/feline hybrid. This latest look is a bit more traditional then, the Frapbois x New Balance H710FA releasing Saturday, November 10th at select retailers like Foot Patrol in a rainbow (like last year s NB600 hightops) of vibrant mesh tones as covered in a white/black polka print.The Nike Trainer Clean Sweep isn t like other (Nike) lifestyle sneakers. Especially when compared to the rest of Nike Sportswear s casual-first offerings, they have an especially sleek vibe, but a sole that looks like what you d expect from a Dunk High Duckboot keeps them from landing squarely in the upscale vulc-soled niche as we ve come to know it. Somewhere between adidas Originals free-form experimentation and NSW s tendencies toward retro basketball styles, the Clean Sweep Premium makes its debut at select retailers like Oneness.
Look for that next spring, when the Nike Eric Koston 2 joins its prequel at select retailers in a variety of no-nonsense colorways like the four collected pairs we have to show you here today. Here we see three different takes on a basic template for the Koston 2, as the upper is cast in one color suede with an accent for branding and an off-colored sole (check the red/white pair closely for its midsole speckles). Meanwhile the Zoom Koston One comes through in a new canvas colorup which features a printed Swoosh to maximize its unique build, so be sure to check back with Sneaker News for release info.Playing basketball on the ocean sounds like a miracle, but it s really just a fine example of the emergent properties from stacking cutting-edge technologies. With that in mind, there are few basketball sneakers better suited to the task of outfitting a top NCAA squad during one of the aircraft carrier games than the Nike Hyperfuse+ 2012.
This Florida Hyperfuse 2012 reminds us of the challenges of military service with its digi-camo overlay, a look matched by the laces that from afar resembles a vibrant wood grain. Check out more photos after the jump below, let us know how they compare to Georgetown s Jordans for tonight s game then chomp down on these Florida Carrier Classic Hyperfuses straight from NikeStore.The New York Giants are feeling the love from Nike Football in adidas superstar cheap the form of kicks, but thus far we ve only seen retro models bearing the G-Men colors of blue and red. Thanks to this latest leak by DJ Clark Kent, Nike has fashioned the Nike LunarTR1+ in Big Blue form, with Giants logos on the tongue and heel making these true official PEs. What should be noted from these LunarTR1s is the sick perforations on the upper formed by diamond-shaped vents in various sizes. A mosaic shot is just below if you want a closer look at the details, so take a look and let us know what you think.