September 30th, 2013 by Brendan Dunne
Even though we’re still a few hours away from the month of October, we’re sure you won’t mind looking all the way ahead to November for a little sneaker preview, right? We’ve got you covered with this, a look into what’s coming in that month from Nike Sportswear. The set reflects the transition to the colder weather what with the couple of Sneakerboot creations and ACG additions. Also included is the Nike Lunar Pegasus 89 in a couple more muted looks, the Nike Air Max 90 in its standard version, the Nike Air Force 1 Low, and more. Continue reading for the full preview and then give us a heads up in the comments as far as which pair you’re most looking forward to.
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April 9th, 2012 by John Kim
It’s clear that some of the most creative and visionary minds of footwear and apparel design are centralized in Beaverton, OR. One such individual is Nathan Van Hook, who has created quite the list of achievements in his run as Senior Footwear Designer for NSW; Sneaker News had the opportunity to pick his brain when his Aina Chukka released in early Summer 2010, and during the two years that passed, Van Hook has penned some of the sickest NSW offerings, like the Nike Zoom Meriwether and Nike Lunar MacLeay. Today, we get a visual exploration of Van Hook’s design concepts, as seen in his preliminary sketches and 3-D renderings. Just how does an idea become a sneaker? A quick look at Van Hook’s sketches below might answer that question.
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