July 16th, 2012 by Brendan Dunne
Will anyone other than King James himself get a chance to don the Nike LeBron 9 Low “LeBronold Palmer”? That’s still up in the air (although the creator of these kicks doesn’t think so), but even if you don’t get your hands on the official release there are alternatives. We’ll one at least-this custom from Mache that seeks to recreate the sneakers using the Nike LeBron 9 Low ‘Easter’ as a base. Granted that’s not the easiest task given that the only photo of the original is a blurry one from Bron’s Instagram but Mache did a bang up job regardless, mimicking the high energy graphics and doing his best to port the colorway over as well. Click through to get a look and let us know if you’re feeling this “LeBronold Palmer” recreation.
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July 10th, 2012 by John Kim
We just put you up on the exclusive shots of the upcoming Barcelona styled pairs of the Nike Zoom Kobe VII, but as it turns out, LeBron also has a little bit of Heat left in the stash as far as energetic unreleased colorways go. The pair pictured above was recently Instagrammed by LeBron James himself, apparently known as the Nike LeBron 9 Low ‘LeBronold Palmer’. The sneaker paints the Hyperfuse upper with an uber bright all-over palm tree print, sort of in the same vein as the ‘Flamingo’ version of the LeBron 8 Low, with the namesake mixed drink spotted pictured on the insole. Hit the jump for a better look at the ‘Arnold Palmer’-inspired Nike LeBron 9 Low and keep it locked with Sneaker News for word on whether or not these will hit retail.
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