Sneaker News Weekly Rewind: 3/1 – 3/7
March started off with a bang, with major headlines coming from the Air Jordan 11, Foamposite, and more. We got word of two confirmed releases – the “Columbia” and the “Pantone” – while Usher debuted a new colorway of the Air Jordan 11. Elephant print is also coming to the Foamposite, which has garnered mix reactions thus far. The popular Watch The Throne colorway suddenly returned to the LeBron signature line, the KD 6 EXT “Floral” got a confirmed release date, and a new “Draft Day” colorway of the Kobe 9 Elite appeared. Prices for the upcoming Air Force 1 x Tisci collaboration were revealed, Nike SB has a college rivalry pack in the works, and Nike Sportswear’s April 2014 releases got an in-depth preview.
A new colorway of the Mutombo surfaced, while release info for Reebok’s many Insta Pump Fury collaborations made their way to the headlines. Asics has a “Brazil Pack” in the works, while Saucony teams up with Philly’s UBIQ for something refreshing. Vans dominated the collab category with the Supreme and ASPCA partnerships, while New Balance has something special in store for Size? UK’s new location inside Harrod’s. With the Yeezy x Nike chapter now closed, we took a look back at every unreleased sample with the real, in-depth stories behind each. A thorough look back at the Huarache lineage was explored as well. Sneaker News Select brought a first detailed look at Ewing 33 Hi “St. Patrick’s Day”, while the a new Sneaker Con event date was confirmed for the Bay Area. Sneaker News Weekly Rewind is ready for you below, so take a look and get caught up with the best sneaker site out there.
THIS WEEK IN AIR JORDAN NEWS
A lot of news for the Air Jordan 11 this week, like the confirmation of Columbias and Pantones as well as a look at an Elephant Print sample.
Air Jordan 11 “Elephant Print”
Air Jordan 6 “Sport Blue”, “Carmine”, and more for 2014
Air Jordan 11 Low “Green Snake”
Air Jordan 11 “Columbia” to Release in December 2014
“Elephant Print” Air Jordan 2 Retro
“Night Shade” Air Jordan 2
Air Jordan 1 Retro KO High – White – Black – Gym Red
Is a Solefly x Air Jordan 3 Retro In The Works?
“Concord” Air Jordan 11 Low
Air Jordan 1 Low “Venom Green”
Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Barons” – Release Date
Was the Air Jordan 5 Supposed to Retro in 1995?
Close Calls: 10 Air Jordan Retros That Could Pass as OGs
Air Jordan 11 “Pantone” to Release in 2014?
THIS WEEK IN LEBRON NEWS
The famous “Watch The Throne” colorway returns on the LeBron.
Nike LeBron 11 “Watch the Throne”
“Watch The Throne” Nike LeBron 11
Nike LeBron 11 Low – Aqua – Blue – Orange
“Florida Gators” Nike LeBron 11 PE
Nike LeBron 11 “Blackout” – Release Date
Nike LeBron 11 GS “Solar Red”
Comparing the Nike LeBron 10 Low and LeBron 11 Low
THIS WEEK IN KD NEWS
An official release date for the KD 6 Floral was revealed.
THIS WEEK IN KOBE NEWS
A new “Draft Day” colorway of the Kobe 9 Elite could be in the works.
Nike Kobe 9 Elite – Court Purple – White – Laser Orange – Wolf Grey
Nike Kobe 9 Elite – White – Purple – Blue
Nike Kobe 9 Elite – Neo Turquoise – Volt
Nike Kobe 9 Elite GS “Purple Venom” – Available
The Kobe Piano by Foot Locker
Nike Kobe 8 “Indiana Fever” PE
THIS WEEK IN POSITE NEWS
Elephant Print hits Foams, and Gentry confirms the Shooting Stars
Nike Air Foamposite Pro “Elephant Print”
Nike Air Foamposite One “Shooting Stars” Release Confirmed by Gentry Humphrey
Nike Air Foamposite One “Shooting Stars” – Available on eBay
Nike Lil’ Penny Posite “Hyper Jade”
“Orlando” Nike Lil’ Penny Posite
Nike Lil’ Penny Posite – Black – Teal
Penny Hardaway Confirms Nike Air Penny 6
THIS WEEK IN NIKE SPORTSWEAR NEWS
Need to see what NSW shoes are dropping in early Summer? Peep the full preview below.
Nike Sportswear Summer 2014 Preview
Nike Roshe Run “Sunset & Palm Trees”
Nike Air Tech Challenge 2 – Grey Suede – Red
Nike Air Raid – Black – Flint Grey – White
Nike Air Raid Retro – April 2014 Releases
Nike Air Max 1 FB Premium
Nike Sportswear Brings Back the Air Trainer 1 Low
Nike Air Footscape Woven Chukka “YOTH” – Release Date
Nike Air Trainer SC II “Knicks”
Nike Air Trainer SC High “Broken Bats”
Nike Roshe Run HYP “Tonal”
Nike Roshe Run “White Mesh”
A Detailed Look at the Nike Free OG Breeze
Nike Sonic Flight – Legion Pine – University Red – White
THIS WEEK IN AIR FORCE 1 NEWS
Full pricing info for Riccardo Tisci’s AF1 collection is here.
THIS WEEK IN NIKE SB NEWS
The Nike SB Dunk High revisits college competition with the Rival Pack.
Nike SB Dunk High “Rival Pack”
Nike SB Dunk High – Gym Red – Teal
Nike SB March 2014 Releases
Nike SB Stefan Janoski “Desert Camo”
A Detailed Look at the Nike SB Air Jordan 1
Nike SB Dunk Mid – Black – Grey – Red
Nigel Sylvester x Nike SB Dunk High “S.O.M.P.” – Arriving at Retailers
Nike SB Stefan Janoski Max “Pine Green”
Nike SB Blazer Mid – Night Factor – Glacier Blue
Nike SB Archives: Blazers of Glory
NIKE RUNNING – SUMMER 2014 PREVIEW
Runners, check in: see what’s coming from Nike this April.
Nike Running Summer 2014 Preview
THIS WEEK IN REEBOK NEWS
Tons of Pump Fury collaborations to get caught up on.
Packer Shoes x Stash x Reebok Insta Pump Fury
Politics x Reebok Insta Pump Fury – Teaser
CNCPTS x Reebok Insta Pump Fury – Teaser
BAU x Reebok Insta Pump Fury “Father/Daughter Pack”
Crossover x Reebok Insta Pump Fury
END x Reebok Insta Pump Fury “Claret” – Release Date
“Voodoo” Reebok Kamikaze 1
Reebok Ventilator – Athletic Navy – Sea Glass – Punch Pink
Reebok Introduces New “Delta” Brand Mark
Reebok Classics “The Retro Shop” Episode 3: The Kamikaze with Allen Iverson
THIS WEEK IN ADIDAS NEWS
T-Mac stops by Packer Shoes, a new Mutombo colorway is on the way, and the D Rose 4 surfaces in PE form for the Fighting Irish.
adidas T-Mac 3 “All-Star” Release Recap at Packer Shoes with Tracy McGrady
adidas Metro Attitude Hi “Reptile”
adidas Mutombo “Patent Leather”
adidas Mutombo Trainer
adidas Originals Torsion Integral S – Spring 2014 Releases
adidas D Rose 4 “Fighting Irish” PE
The adidas Streetball Returns this Month
Shigeki Fujishiro x adidas Stan Smith PLAY
adidas Springblade Razor “White”
adidas EQT Racing
adidas Skateboarding “Futebol Pack”
Shigeki Fujishiro x adidas Originals Prez “84-Lab”
adidas Originals Rod Laver – Spring 2014 Preview
MATSU x adidas Originals ZX 700 “M2″
THIS WEEK IN NEW BALANCE NEWS
Some New Balances to look forward to, like the two Size? exclusives set to celebrate the new Harrod’s locale.
Size? Harrods x New Balance 574 Collection
New Balance ML655 – Spring 2014 Releases
New Balance 996 Revlite “Vintage Pack”
New Balance 990 – Boston Marathon “St. Patrick’s Day”
New Balance 999 Elite Edition – Spring 2014 Releases
New Balance MT580 – April 2014 Releases
New Balance “Summer Solution” Collection
THIS WEEK IN ASICS NEWS
Brazil hits Asics Gels and they’re dropping in May.
THIS WEEK IN VANS NEWS
Supreme and Vans bring Playboy into the mix, and the ASPCA collabs with the skate shoe brand for an furry set of kicks.
Supreme x Playboy x Vans Collection
ASPCA x Vans Collection
Taka Hayashi x Vans Sk8-Hi “Monkey”
Vans Authentic “Overwashed” Pack
Vans OTW Launches Block Collection with LA Block Party
Vans Era Pro – Spring 2014 Colorways
THIS WEEK IN SAUCONY NEWS
UBIQ has a Grid 9000 coming up! Check it out below.
SNEAKER HEADLINES & PREDICTIONS FOR MARCH 2014
What can we expect to happen this month? Check out our headlines and predictions for March 2014.
Sneaker Headlines & Predictions for March 2014
EVERY UNRELEASED YEEZY AND THE TRUE STORIES BEHIND THEM
There are more than 20 unreleased Yeezy Nikes. Get the full story on each.
Every Unreleased Yeezy and the True Stories Behind Them
NIKE HUARACHE HISTORY
We detailed the history of Tinker’s Neoprene sneakers – the Nike Huarache.
THIS WEEK IN CUSTOM SNEAKERS
Check out the complete Oregon Ducks takeover on this LeBron 10 Elite.
THIS WEEK IN AIR JORDAN OGs & PEs
A full set of OG AJ6s, restored and ready to wear.
A Complete Set of Restored Air Jordan 6 Originals
Air Jordan 9 “Mesa Orange” Sample on eBay
Air Jordan 10 “Stealth” – Unreleased Sample on eBay
Air Jordan 12 – Gerald Wallace “Bobcats Home” PE
Jordan Melo M10 “Breast Cancer Awareness” PE
Air Jordan XX8 SE “Award Season” PEs
Jordan Brand Celebrates Mardi Gras with these Four PEs
NIKEiD Jordan Super.Fly 2 and CP3.VII for UNC Senior Night
THIS WEEK ON SNEAKER NEWS SELECT
Sneaker News Select debuts the Ewing 33 Hi “St. Patrick”.
Ewing Athletics Pays Tribute to “St. Patrick”
SNEAKER CON SAN FRANCISCO – APRIL 12, 2014
Sneaker Con is hitting the Bay! Find out more event info below.
Sneaker Con San Francisco – April 12th, 2014