October 04, 2018 - In 2000, Nike introduced a technological feature that seemed born from a science-fiction movie: four PE “pucks” on a heel platform that was the visual extreme of responsive energy return. The technology would have its sports moment in every field, from running to basketball to training. After reviving the platform earlier this year with the Nike Shox Gravity, Nike is bringing back the silhouette that started it all with the Nike Shox R4.
Many qualities of the re-release are loyal to the original Nike Shox R4 — the platform and double-lasted synthetic upper return, as does the shoe’s original launch colors, metallic detailing and reflective elements. The covered midsole blends together these elements in one unified look, allowing wearers to feel that they have a piece of the future on their feet — just as they did 18 years ago.
The Nike Shox R4 releases October 4 in both men's and women's sizes at the below specialty global retailers and online at Net-a-Porter:
October 04, 2018 - Just in time for fall, JW Anderson releases its latest collection with Converse, transforming the Chuck 70 with a simplified and refined felt upper. The unlined shoe provides a deconstructed look and a visceral experience — the premium felt directly touches the foot. Available in a modern autumnal color palette from Fluorescent Orange to Khaki Green, the reimagined Chuck features a post-applied felt foxing tape and license plate with lasered-on details.
The Converse x JW Anderson “Felt” collection is available globally October 11 at converse.com, j-w-anderson.com and select retailers. An exclusive gray colorway, "Quiet Shade," will also be available at j-w-anderson.com and JW Anderson Workshops in London.
October 01, 2018 - The Nike Alpha Huarache Elite 2 Cleat, arriving in both a mid-cut and a low-cut, is designed for dynamism on the field without sacrificing stability.
Exclusive to the mid-cut cleat is a textile double-strap at the midfoot and the ankle, featuring a hook-and-loop closure; the back of the strap has an open-hook detail that allows for easy entry. A Nike Air unit in the heel and Zoom AIr unit in the forefoot provides comfort underfoot, while a TPU toe cap and rubberized screenprint resists abrasion in the cleat's high-wear areas. The Nike Alpha Huarache Elite 2 Low Cleat also brings a breathable, secure fit with its no-sew mesh upper.
The Nike Alpha Huarache Elite 2 Turf Shoe, meanwhile, is built for your pregame and practice needs. The Nike Lunarlon foam in the midsole provides lightweight cushioning. Rubber pegs throughout the center of the outsole give enhanced traction on turf, grass, and dirt.
The Nike Alpha Huarache Elite 2 Cleat and Turf Shoe releases October 1 on nike.com and at select retailers.
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September 28, 2018 - The Nike "Little Big Cats" toddler pack includes playful, jungle-cat styles of three Nike Basketball silhouettes: the LEBRON 15, the KD11 and the KYRIE 4. Yes, the shoes are for toddler sizes only (2c –10c, specifically). The shoelaces are covered by an oversized patch of the cat that reflects the signature athlete's playing style — a lion for LeBron, a tiger for Durant and a cheetah for Kyrie. The shoe pack coincides with the release of a matching toddler apparel and accessories collection.
The Nike "Little Big Cats" toddler pack releases October 1 on nike.com and at select retailers.
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September 25, 2018 - The latest in Nike Air technology fuses with Jordan design language to create a new silhouette within Jordan Brand's Flight Utility range: the Jordan Proto-Max 720.
The shoe features Nike's latest Air innovation, 720, along with a lightweight, flexible textile upper. Adjustable heel straps allow for custom fit, while Flight Utility graphic details appear on the tongue and heel tabs.
The Jordan Proto-Max 720 releases in 2019.
September 25, 2018 - The NikeCourt Air Zoom Vapor X LTR PE "Nishikori" pays tribute to Japan's Kei Nishikori, the most successful male Japanese tennis player in Grand Slam history.
The wave print on the upper references Nishikori's hometown of Matsue, which translates roughly to "Water City." The sock liner print is an ode to Japanese cherry blossoms. "NikeCourt" appears in Katakana syllabary on the shoelaces.
The NikeCourt Air Zoom Vapor X LTR PE "Nishikori" will release globally October 1 on nike.com and at select retailers.
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September 25, 2018 - The Nike Zoom Fly SP Gyakusou brings Jun Takahashi's singular artistic detailing to the stretch-woven upper of the running-inspired silhouette. The Nike Lunarlon foam provides lightweight cushioning, while the translucent upper is breathable for everyday wear.
The Nike Zoom Fly SP Gyakusou releases October 4 in limited quantities on nike.com and at select retailers.
September 24, 2018 - Nike honors Croatian midfielder Luka Modric with a celebratory boot, the Mercurial Vapor PE "Modric," after his 2018 Best Player distinction.
The boot's full multi-chrome upper shines with an iridescent finish. Characteristic of the Mercurial Vapor, lightweight plates under the forefoot and heel are contoured for comfort and control.
September 24, 2018 - The Nike React Vapor 2 "Camo" harnesses Nike React technology to deliver all-day comfort on the green.
Appearing in Paris for the biennial United States vs. European golf competition, the Nike Golf React Vapor "Camo" provides a supportive fit through Nike Flywire technology and features a hybrid outsole with spikes and integrated traction. The two-colorway shoe, one for each team, comes with a two-year waterproof warranty.
The Nike React Vapor 2 "Camo" releases September 27 in limited quantities on nike.com and at select retailers.