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Nike and Virgil Abloh release “The Ten”

Nike and designer, Virgil Abloh, teamed up yet again to create this year’s “it” collection: “The Ten.” Abloh and Nike have been working together since 2016 when he first visited the headquarters. He would create sketches of sneakers as a

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Kith and Nike set to release New Collab

At NYFW, Kith x Nike announced the arrival of their new project that Ronnie Fieg has been teasing, the Nike Air Maestro 2 . The first pair has a red, white, and blue colorway while the other happens to be

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Sneaker Culture: Yeezy Boost Waverunners 700s And Virgil Abloh x Nike

As we approach NYFW, Kanye West and Virgil Abloh remind us of why they are the best in the business. Both designers unveiled sneakers collections for Adidas and Nikes. Kanye continues to add to his flourishing Sneaker empire, Yeezys. Virgil

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The return of the Nike Air Max 97’s

In preparation for today’s Nike Airmax 97 release, let’s take a look at the history of the Air Max 97 and a couple of outfits that would go along with the shoe. The Air Max 97 was designed by Christian

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Nike Introduces The Nike Pro Hijab

After releasing a controversial commercial in the Middle East, Nike has announced they will be releasing, the Nike Pro Hijab, made for Muslim women whom, up until now, have worn traditional hijabs while working out or playing sports. The hijab

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The VLONE x Nike Air Force 1 Collaboration Is Set to Release Next Week

If you’ve been paying attention to A$AP Bari, the whole VLONE movement, or visited last year’s Complexcon, you’re probably familiar with the infamous VLONE Nike Air Force 1. We’ve seen numerous pictures of Bari rocking the kicks, and yet, we never heard about their release,

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Watch FKA Twigs Mesmerizing Nike Campaign Video

Multi-talented artist FKA twigs has debuted her first project as the Creative Director of NikeWomen’s Spring Zonal Strength Tights campaign. Titled “Do you believe in more?” and shot in Mexico City. FKA twigs conceptualized, directed, performed and soundtracked the campaign.

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FKA twigs Teases Her Upcoming Collaboration With Nike

FKA Twigs never ceases to amaze us and her latest project further confirms that fact. Always full of surprises, the artist just teased an unexpected collaboration with Nike. Details are incredibly sparse but twigs used Instagram to tease whatever it

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Vashtie’s Holiday Gift Guide – Under 150$

It’s that special time of year when all you want to do is hibernate and chill, but the pressure of our capitalist society has you on edge about what to get your loved ones for the holidays! Here is my

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NEWS: 5 THINGS- IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

It’s been a whole 10 years since Cam’ron’s “Purple Haze” dropped. (COMPLEX) The 2015 Pantone Color of the Year is “Marsala” (REFINERY29.COM) Nike Roshe Run NM “Safari” is the best sneaker boot for this winter. (HIGHSNOBIETY.COM) Frank Ocean released a

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NEWS: 5 THINGS: IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

Chance the Rapper received the Chicago “Outstanding Youth of the Year” Award over the weekend. (COMPLEX)   “37 Clever Ways to Organize Your Entire Life” (BUZZFEED) Mitchell & Ness teamed up with the NBA for a collection of knit hats

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LIFE: DJ’ing for Nike at Up & Down – ILoveMakonnen, Shayne Oliver of HBA, Alex Sossah, Dennis Todisco, Bibi Cornejo-Borthwick & More (10.22.14)

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LIFE: DJ’ing for Rakuten at Owen NYC – Hanging with Nike International Friends Alex Sossah & More! (10.21.14)

Well, I’ve been very busy lately. I’ve been doing a lot of DJ’ing and Creative Directing work…once I can unveil the Creative Directing and Designing things, I know you will love it. Or maybe just like it…or maybe not care.

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LIFE: Birthday in Paris – Hotel Amour, Pigalle Office, Jean Paul Paula, Alex Sossah, Dexter Navy (4.22.14)

Yay. Yes, it’s that time of year when my birthday is in town. This time, we took a quick getaway to Paris. I’ve had various destination birthdays like Las Vegas and Los Angeles (which doesn’t count, because I was working/directing Justin

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NEWS: 5 Things – If You Don’t Know, Now You Know

Supreme x Playboy x Vans Collaborate on a 2014 Spring/Summer Footwear Collection. (HYPEBEAST) Peep the Wu-Tang Clan x HUF 2014 Spring/Summer Collection. (STUPIDDOPE)   Look Out for the Nike SB x Nigel Sylvester Dunk High “S.O.M.P.” releasing this Saturday, March 8th.

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LIFE: 3 Days In Paris x EuroStar Train from London to Paris x DJ’ing at Silencio Theatre & Wanderlust x Tourist Sightseeing

After my short and beloved trip to London, Sharmadean and I hopped on the EuroStar Train and headed to Paris. Can I just exclaim how utterly amazing it is that people can take a train between London and Paris in

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LIFE: Nike Basketball #SummerIsSerious Game in Brooklyn x Team Harden VS. Team Durant x Scott “Past Tense” Williams

When Elle and I got that news that Young Scoozle aka Scott “Past Tense” (thanks to Nike for that alias) Williams would be playing in the Nike Basketball Summer Is Serious Game, we were dead bent on attending! If you

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photo: NIKE DESTROYER PROJECT x KAI REGAN: CLASS PHOTO 2009

you can see a larger than life print of it at 21 MERCER in NYC…

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invite: NIKE PARTY at 21 MERCER – music by VA$HTIE (thursday, sept.10th, 6-11)

as part of FASHIONS NIGHT OUT the NIKE store will be having a jumpoff at the 21 MERCER store in SOHO. for all of you who are in town and don’t want to attend any fancy pants fashion parties, but

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SPECIAL DELIVERY! LeBron “Big Apples” by NIKE

getting real mail from friends is one of my favorites, but getting a package that you didn’t expect is even better. especially, when that package reads NIKE. today, i got a nice little box from my friend PAUL RIVERA over

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NIKE TECHPACK x ME interview…

this is an old one. um…um…um…

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NIKE Casette Player Party + PEPSI afterparty!

at 7pm, the PEPSI retail event ended but would resume at 9 for the afterparty. there was also a NIKE event happening for the release of the CASSETTE PLAYER kicks release. i was exhausted, but knew i had to shake

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um, Nike Tech Pack and, um, me.

so, GAVIN at NIKE asked me to be apart of their new NIKE TECH PACK piece for the new line. they photographed and interviewed young artists from around the world…and posted it (to my dismay) on youtube. there are some

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