Bimma Williams’ Sneaker Podcast Is Back For a Second Season

Following the success of its inaugural season last year, the “Claima Stories with Bimma” podcast, which is dedicated to helping BIPOC creatives break into the sneaker industry, is back for a second round. Hosted by industry veteran Bimma Williams, who has worked at brands like Nike, Saucony, Reebok and more, will continue to spotlight inspirational stories from influential BIPOC creatives in the industry while also offering invaluable insight into the business. This latest season of Claima Sto..

Melody Ehsani Named Creative Director of Foot Locker

Foot Locker has appointed renowned Los Angeles-based designer Melody Ehsani as the Creative Director of its women’s business. Earlier today, the retailer announced in a press release confirming that Ehsani will lead in the development of content and products for its women’s category. This includes creating women’s specific apparel capsule collections as well as curating Nike and Jordan products for Foot Locker in an effort to diversify its selection largely designed by and for men. “Melody Ehs..

The Original Adidas Futurecraft 4D Is Returning This Month

The Adidas Futurecraft 4D in its original colorway appears to be returning to shelves soon, with leaked product images popping up on Adidas.com this week. The Adidas Futurecraft 4D was first scheduled to release in late 2017 before legal issues regarding the design delayed its retail debut to early 2018. The pair sports a black Primeknit upper with reflective Three Stripes logos printed on the sides. Created in partnership with the Silicon Valley-based tech company Carbon, the shoe’s green mids..

LeBron James Has a Lakers-Themed Nike Air Max 95 Releasing Soon

LeBron James has often singled out the Air Max 95 as his favorite model from Nike’s iconic running series, and his signature line has reflected that throughout the years. He’s has Air Max 95-inspired takes on the LeBron 12 Low and LeBron 15, as well as his own colorway of the lifestyle runner in 2015. With Air Max Day 2021 quickly approaching, images have surfaced of what appears to be another special make-up for King James. Like recent LeBron PE releases, this pair is delivered in a mismatched..

Is Another Aimé Leon Dore x New Balance P550 Collab Dropping?

Aimé Leon Dore may have just teased its latest sneaker collaboration with New Balance. Today, the New York City-based fashion label presented its new Spring/Summer 2021 collection dubbed “The World’s Borough” and spotted on the feet of select individuals that were featured in the campaign appears to be an upcoming ALD x New Balance P550 collab. Similar to the bevy of styles that the duo dropped in October, the shoe wears a sail-based color scheme but this iteration dons green and yellow accents..

Pro Skater Beatrice Domond’s New Vans Collab Just Released

After delivering her Ave Pro collab in January, pro skater Beatrice Domond has linked up with Vans once more, this time putting her spin on the classic Skate Style 53 model. According to the skatewear brand, Domond’s new Skate Style 53 collab pays homage to her fearless approach to life. Domond’s pair comes in an all-black color scheme debossed with a floral pattern throughout the upper. The shoe is also equipped with co-branded Popcush insoles for added impact protection when skateboarding. Th..

Nike Inc. Announces Multi-Year Partnership With Florida A&M Athletics

As part of its ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion, Nike has announced a multi-year partnership with the Florida A&M University Athletics. Today, the Swoosh shared a press release stating that it will supply the HBCU with footwear, uniforms and apparel for the next six years starting on July 1. The FAMU men’s and women’s basketball teams will be outfitted with gear from LeBron James’ signature line, which ranges from uniforms, apparel and footwear including special PE colorways of his..

‘Bacon’ Nike Air Max 90s Are Returning on Air Max Day

With Nike’s 2020 Air Max Day celebrations still weeks away, the beloved Air Max 90 “Bacon” collaboration is reportedly receiving a re-issue in March according to py_leaks. The style was originally released in 2005 with the now-closed New York City sneaker boutique Dave’s Quality Meat that resembles the slice of bacon that features various hues including red, pink and sail on the leather and suede upper. Pairs of the original release are currently fetching prices upwards of $1,000 on the seconda..

Adidas Y-3 Has New Futuristic Sneakers Releasing Soon

Yohji Yamamoto’s Adidas Y-3 line has been the source behind some of the brand’s more unique sneakers since its inception in the early 2000s. Now, we’re learning that the line will soon introduce more wild sneakers. Releasing as part of Y-3’s Spring/Summer 2021 range is the debut of the GR.1P GTX silhouette, which will be available in low and high-top forms. The low-top version uses an all-black upper with a white sole, while the high opts for an all-black look. According to the brand, the sneak..

‘Covellite’ Adidas Yeezy Boost 380s Are Releasing Soon

It’s been a few months since Adidas released a new colorway of the Yeezy Boost 380, but that will soon change as the next iteration has emerged. According to Yeezy Mafia, the Yeezy Boost 380 is releasing in the “Covellite” make-up this month. Product images reveal that the shoe will combine blue, purple, and grey tones together on the Primeknit upper while navy blue hits appear on the ankle collar and shoelaces. Just like prior 380 releases, a perforated panel appears on the midfoot of the late..