Kanye West’s Grammy-worn Nike Air Yeezy 1 Prototypes are expected to usurp Michael Jordan’s game-worn AJ1’s to become the most expensive sneakers ever sold.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Oregon says a former longtime Nike took several steps to defraud the company of nearly $1.5 million over a two-year period.
There are more Off-White x Nike/Air Jordan sneaker collaborations on the way, as confirmed by Virgil Abloh himself through his public—domain.com website yesterday. The interactive webpage was designed to mirror the look of Abloh’s computer screen, giving users access to various catalogs including previously unseen sneaker samples but also provided a glimpse of what’s in the works between the duo.
Adidas has appointed Fear of God designer Jerry Lorenzo to lead the creative and business strategy of its basketball category, the brand announced via press release this morning. The new long-term partnership will create a division within Fear of God, called Fear of God Athletics, that focuses on performance basketball product and activewear.
With the release of the Nike Zoom Kobe 6 Protro “All-Star” rumored for early next year, another beloved colorway is reportedly set to return.
Anyone with fashion sense will tell you that “wheat” footwear is an appropriate year-round option, but the style is most often associated with fall. With that in mind, Nike typically rolls out a bevy of its buttery gold “Flax” sneakers around this time each year, a tradition they appear to be upholding in 2020.