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EXCLUSIVE: Nike’s Huarache Almost Never Released, Here’s What Saved It

EXCLUSIVE: Nike’s Huarache Almost Never Released, Here’s What Saved It

You don’t have to be a diehard Huarache fan to appreciate that the shoe holds a special place in Nike’s footwear catalog. The Huarache’s revolutionary neoprene bootie and rubber outer cage combination
adidas Brings Exaggerated Branding to Eight Silhouettes

adidas Brings Exaggerated Branding to Eight Silhouettes

Brand: adidas Originals Model: Eight different silhouettes form the “Alphatype Pack” Key Features: Each of the silhouettes is dressed in predominantly black with pops of either blue or hot pink on the
adidas’ Next Futurecraft Sneaker Is the AlphaEdge 4D & It Drops This Week

adidas’ Next Futurecraft Sneaker Is the AlphaEdge 4D & It Drops This Week

Brand: adidas Model: AlphaEdge 4D Key Features: The sneaker features a tonal white Forgefiber upper with embroidered grey detailing throughout, and adidas branding on the heel. The upper sits atop a
The Avengers, Travis Scott & More Pay Tribute to Stan Lee

The Avengers, Travis Scott & More Pay Tribute to Stan Lee

The entertainment world is in mourning after Marvel Comics co-creator and cinematic legend Stan Lee passed away on Monday, aged 95. Responsible for developing some of the most beloved characters in
Kanye West Has Delayed ‘YANDHI’ Release Yet Again

Kanye West Has Delayed ‘YANDHI’ Release Yet Again

Bad news for anyone looking forward to Kanye West‘s new album YANDHI. Nearly a week away from the rescheduled drop date, the rapper has once again delayed the project’s release. “After performing
Nike U.S. Has Restocked the Nigeria 2018 World Cup Jersey

Nike U.S. Has Restocked the Nigeria 2018 World Cup Jersey

Although the Nigeria national football team didn’t have the impact on the pitch that it would have hoped at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, its Nike home jersey transcended the sport and became a must-have

PLEASURES Is the Latest Streetwear Brand to Collaborate With Crocs

Brand: PLEASURES x Crocs Model: Classic Clog Key Features: The clog is done up in black with PLEASURES branding on the pivoting heel straps. A skeleton of a foot is printed on top. Release Date: TBC
‘GQ’ Unveils Its 2018 Men & Woman of the Year Covers

‘GQ’ Unveils Its 2018 Men & Woman of the Year Covers

GQ has revealed its 2018 Men (and Woman) of the Year winners for its 23rd-annual Men of the Year issue, featuring Michael B. Jordan, Jonah Hill, Henry Golding and Serena Williams as the sole woman of
Lorde Calls out Kanye West & Kid Cudi for “Stealing” Her Stage Design

Lorde Calls out Kanye West & Kid Cudi for “Stealing” Her Stage Design

Like most people that were unable to attend Camp Flog Gnaw, Lorde was watching the music festival through YouTube’s livestream this weekend. However, the New Zealand pop star noticed something during
The North Face Debuts ’90s-Flavored Velvet Collection

The North Face Debuts ’90s-Flavored Velvet Collection

Brand: The North Face Season: FW18 Key Pieces: The standout item from The North Face’s new Velvet collection is the Velvet Transform Down Coat, which converts from a long coat to a mid-length jacket

Draymond Green Talks Hooping in OFF-WHITE Nikes & More on ‘Sneaker Shopping’

Following last week’s episode with the one and only Whoopi Goldberg, Complex returns with a new installment of Sneaker Shopping, this time featuring NBA star, Draymond Green. Draymond met up with Joe
Ariana Grande Lands Her First Billboard Number One Single

Ariana Grande Lands Her First Billboard Number One Single

Ariana Grande now has her first Billboard Hot 100 number one single with her recently-released “Thank U, Next.” In the first week since its debut, the song has amassed 55.5 million streams and 81,000
Jony Ive Designs a Solid $250,000 Diamond Ring for Charity

Jony Ive Designs a Solid $250,000 Diamond Ring for Charity

Apple design chief Jony Ive, whose innovations include the iPod, iMac, MacBook Air, iPhone and iPad, has designed a special ring in conjunction with industrial designer Marc Newson exclusively for
ellesse Debuts Its First-Ever U.S. Collection

ellesse Debuts Its First-Ever U.S. Collection

Brand: ellesse Season: Fall 2018 Key Pieces: The Vinitziana sneaker, which is a retooled version of the iconic Venezia, and the Rimini Track Jacket with contrasting stripes. Editor’s Notes: Italian
Here’s How to Cop the 24 Kilates x mita sneakers x Mighty Crown x Diadora N.9002 “Respect Over Hate”

Here’s How to Cop the 24 Kilates x mita sneakers x Mighty Crown x Diadora N.9002 “Respect Over Hate”

Brands: 24 Kilates x mita sneakers x Mighty Crown x Diadora Model: N.9002 “Respect Over Hate” Key Features: Premium mixed material construction composed of suede, leather and fabrics, 3M reflective
Nike’s Air Max 90 Gets an Iconic Air Jordan 5 Colorway

Nike’s Air Max 90 Gets an Iconic Air Jordan 5 Colorway

Brand: Nike Model: Air Max 90 Key Features: Leather and mesh upper, leather mudguard, Max Air tooling, black rubber outsole. Release Date: TBC Price: TBC Buy: Nike Editor’s Notes: Nike gives us an
Our New Podcast Series ‘Why It’s Cool’ Dissects Today’s Hottest Trends

Our New Podcast Series ‘Why It’s Cool’ Dissects Today’s Hottest Trends

Highsnobiety’s new podcast series is here! Why It’s Cool is a recurring narrative podcast digging deeper into the most relevant brands, manufacturers, and specific products in our world. The show
Marvel Legend Stan Lee Passes Away at 95

Marvel Legend Stan Lee Passes Away at 95

Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee has passed away at the age of 95, TMZ reports. The news outfit was made aware of the death by Lee’s daughter. Per the report, Lee was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical
Advisory Board Crystals & Union Release California Wildfires Benefit T-Shirt

Advisory Board Crystals & Union Release California Wildfires Benefit T-Shirt

California is currently witnessing the most destructive wildfire in its history, having already burned down more than 6,400 homes and killed at least 31 people, according to CNN, with the damage still