Tuesday, 23 May 2017

First Look: Nike Air Max Metallic Gold Pack


The Metallic Gold colourway stays true to its original aesthetic thanks to its thick midsole which hosts a visible Air Unit.


Its upper commands the most attention and Swoosh branding on each heel’s lateral side. Nike branding is also placed on each tongue and heel for its finishing touches.



The Nike Air Max Metallic Gold Pack is available at selected retailers.



Monday, 22 May 2017

First Look: NikeLab Air Max Plus Leather Pack



The NikeLab Air Max Plus Leather Pack is available in black and tan. The silhouette’s signature plastic toecap is replaced with durable leather.

The sneaker comes with a few subtle changes that give the classic model a premium look and feel. Changes include the removal of the toe bumper in favor of a tumbled full-grain leather toe bumper. Even more leather is utilized on the sneaker as it can be seen on the heel overlay.



The NikeLab Air Max Plus Leather Pack is available at selected retailers.

Friday, 19 May 2017

First Look: NikeLab Air Max 1 Pinnacle ‘Mushroom’


The Nike Air Max 1 Pinnacle is a luxe and first-class version of the classic Nike runner. This Air Max 1 showcases premium use of materials from heel to toe.

A light shade of mushroom covers much of the sneaker while a black panel at the rear adds a nice contrast. Perforated detailing is also marked throughout. This not only improves breathability and delivers that all important ventilation but it adds a contemporary look to the iconic silhouette. All the classic Air Max 1 details are preserved from the swoosh to the OG branding. Finally, a contrasting cream coloured midsole sits underfoot and comes fitted with a visible Air Unit in the heel.



The NikeLab Air Max 1 Pinnacle ‘Mushroom’ will drop on Saturday, 20 May 2017, at selected retailers.

Thursday, 18 May 2017

First Look: Nike Air Presto QS ‘Safari Pack’

The Nike Air Presto ‘Safari Pack’ is dressed in tonal uppers paired up with the Safari print placed throughout.


The sneaker is available in 2 different colourways. The colour options include White/University Red and University Gold/Black. Each pair features mesh/neoprene uppers with safari print detailing on the cage, heel, and toe.

The Nike Air Presto QS ‘Safari Pack’ will drop on Saturday, 20 May 2017, at selected retailers.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

PUMA and STAMPD Drop The New '96 Hours' Collection


The latest from the design houses fuses STAMPD’s avant-street edge with the essence of 96 Hours – a streamlined collection designed to be the essential travel companion. The outcome is a collection of summer-ready pieces with functional elements, wetsuit inspired silhouettes and muted camo motifs all constructed with urban and coastal nomads in mind.


STAMPD ontinues to play it cool using technical fabrics, minimal designs and muted tones throughout the collection. The STAMPD PUMA Clyde (R3 499) is reintroduced in a new grey colourway, Drizzle, whereas the Trinomic Woven (R2 999) gets an upgrade in High Rise white.

New apparel for men and women will blend function with technical design for active lifestyles. Pieces include wetsuit-inspired track pants (R3 499), functional tank tops (R1 199), and sports shorts (R1 299) featuring a progressive and breathable tech shell for runs.



PUMA x STAMPD is currently available at PUMA SELECT Bree Street, Cape Town and Braamfontein, Johannesburg and selected retailers.