Converse Had ‘React’ Cushioning Before Nike

Last year Nike debuted its React cushioning foam in the React Hyperdunk 2017, a basketball sneaker that lived mostly under the radar before its incorporation into Virgil Abloh’s Off-White “The Ten” collaboration. The new material later hit a running silhouette in 2018 with the Epic React Flyknit and more recently in what many consider to be the sneaker of the year, the React […]

Puma Clyde Court Disrupt ‘Peace on Earth’ Release Date

The latest release of the Puma Clyde Court Disrupt will be benefiting a good cause. For each sale of the “Peace on Earth” colorway, Puma will be donating $5 to the Trayvon Martin Foundation to help fight gun violence. This pair features a cream and white knit upper covered in an all-over feather pattern. Details include […]

The Best Sneaker Collaborations of 2018

“Stop, collaborate, and listen,” uttered hip-hop trailblazer Vanilla Ice in his 1990 hit “Ice Ice Baby,” and he might have been onto something. Jokes aside, a lot of great ideas are fostered from unrelated parties sitting down together and coming up with a solution that benefits all. This has been going on for nearly two […]

Stadium Goods Has Been Acquired for $250 Million

Stadium Goods has been acquired by popular online fashion retailer Farfetch. According to PR Newswire, the New York consignment shop has been valued at $250 million.  “We are thrilled to welcome Stadium Goods to the Farfetch family. Having already collaborated with its exceptional team via the Farfetch marketplace, it is clear that there is a […]

Dragon Ball Z x Adidas EQT Support ADV Primeknit ‘Shenron’ Release Date

The seven-sneaker collab between popular anime Dragon Ball Z and Adidas has been one of the most talked about projects of the year and ahead of the first two releases, new images have surfaced of the collection’s “Shenron” colorway.  Slated to release in December of this year, the Adidas EQT Support ADV Primeknit is the silhouette that will feature the […]

Denzel Curry Imagines What His Shoe Collab Would Look Like

Denzel Curry is one of the hottest names out of Florida’s constantly growing rap scene. The 23-year-old has had one of the biggest years of his career in 2018: He dropped his critically acclaimed third studio album TA13OO, the Miami Heat’s home player introductions are set to his track “Switch It Up,” and most recently […]

Adidas Says It’s Looking Into Claims Against Gosha Rubchinskiy

Adidas has issued a statement in regards to recent allegations made against Russian streetwear designer and frequent collaborator Gosha Rubchinskiy. An Adidas spokesperson has told Sole Collector that the brand takes “any allegation of this nature extremely seriously” and that it is “currently looking into the claim that has been made.”  The 34-year old designer of his eponymous […]

Lapstone and Hammer ‘Black’ Nike Air Fear of God 1 Charity Fundraiser

Philadelphia-based sneaker boutique Lapstone and Hammer is doing its raffle for this weekend’s highly-anticipated Nike Air Fear of God 1 release a little bit differently. Rather than simply have customers enter a traditional drawing, the shop is asking everyone to help rasie money for the Boys and Girls Club of Philadelphia.  The Philly retailer has set up […]