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Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 9, 2014 / 12:30 pm

Nike Introduces Elite Series Gold Collection For LeBron, Kobe & KD

Nike Elite Series "Gold" Collection

Nike Elite Series “Gold” Collection (photo. Nike)

Not long after unveiling their new Elite Series “Hero Collection, Nike Basketball is back at it, revealing the Elite Series “Gold” Collection for basketball’s three biggest stars: LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Durant. Featuring the LeBron 11 Elite, Kobe 9 Elite and KD VI Elite, this collection sports gold hues, premium materials, advanced construction and athlete insights during the most important part of the NBA season. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 9, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Reebok Classic Introduces Kamikaze I “Family Pack”

Reebok Classic Kamikaze I "Family Pack"

Reebok Classic Kamikaze I “Family Pack” (photo. Reebok)

Today, Reebok Classic officially introduced a new Kamikaze I “purple/green/orange” colorway, which will debut as one of the first family packs of the year. Accented by metallic purple hits on the uper and Aztec-patterned lacing, the sneaker is inspired by Shawn Kemp and his 1996 All-Star Game appearance. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 8, 2014 / 11:45 am

First Look: Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM

Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM

Nike Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM (photo. Nike)

The latest in the defining HTM series from Nike, the Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM will push the boundaries and potential of Flyknit tech to create something innovative and performance-based. Starting April 8 with the first of four colorways, the Kobe 9 Elite Low HTM collection will release exclusively at Nike Stadium Milano and Excelsior in Milan. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 8, 2014 / 11:15 am

Nike’s Limited Edition UConn National Championship Collection

Nike--UConn National Champs

Nike–UConn National Champs (photo. Nike)

No one saw this coming. After a year off from the NCAA tournament, and an up-and-down roller coaster season that included an absolute thumping at the hands of Louisville, the UConn Huskies weren’t supposed to make a deep run in the tournament, let alone win the whole thing. Read More »

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 6, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Valar Morghulis: What NBA Players Need To Know To Win The Game Of Thrones

Game Of Thrones--Joffrey

The fourth season of Game of Thrones premieres on HBO tonight and we couldn’t be more excited. Not only is it an addicting show, but the return of Daenerys, Tyrion and that despicable boy king we all love to hate also means we’re closing in on the best point of the NBA calendar. Yes, winter is coming but so are the NBA Playoffs. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 2, 2014 / 1:30 pm

Jordan Brand Unveils “Playoff Pack” & First Look At Super.Fly 2 PO, CP3.VII AE

Jordan "Playoff Pack"

Jordan “Playoff Pack” (photo. Jordan Brand)

Today, Jordan Brand unveiled the “Playoff Pack” and, as part of the four-sneaker collection, gave us our first official look at the Super.Fly 2 PO and the CP3.VII AE. Inspired by the memorable moments in sports history where athletes went black to show they meant business, this pack will drop at select retail stores globally and at Jordan.com on April 9. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 1, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Dime Q&A: OCD: Moosh & Twist On Breaking Trends & Making Hip-Hop Hits

OCD: Moosh & Twist

OCD: Moosh & Twist (photo. @TeamOCD)

Lately, America’s rap scene hasn’t been the best nor the most creative form of expressionism the once proud culture has been known to produce. And within the last half decade, Philadelphia’s hip-hop scene has nearly fizzled in the eyes of America. The hard streets of Philly have produced no-name rappers or the similar breed of gritty, drug-rap spittas that have pushed an consistent, stereotypical negativity within rap. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 1, 2014 / 2:00 pm

Nike Unveils LeBron 11 “What the LeBron” & KD VI “What The KD”

Nike "What The" Series

Nike “What The” Series (photo. Nike Basketball)

Today, Nike unveiled two new “What The” colorways for the LeBron 11 and the KD VI and they definitely keep with tradition. In other words, they’re crazy. What began originally seven years ago with the Nike SB Dunk Low and then continued with the Nike Kobe VII in 2012, the “What The #@*%” concept helps celebrate Nike’s innovative thinking and their athletes unparalleled dedication. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 31, 2014 / 1:34 pm

SXSW Photos: Mitchell & Ness Throwback Snapbacks

Mitchell & Ness Throwback Snapbacks

Mitchell & Ness Throwback Snapbacks (photo. @Woven_Digital)

Recently, Dime‘s parent company Woven Digital was down in Austin, TX for the SXSW festival. They threw together a pretty dope party at Trinity Hall featuring performers: Stalley, Tim Gunter, The Grizzled Might, Riff Raff, TJ Mizell, Styles&Complete, DJ Skee, Rebirth Brass Band, the Saints of Valory, and Moon Taxi. As part of the festivities, famed outfitter Mitchell & Ness decked the performers out in some vintage snapbacks you gotta check out. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 27, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Nike Basketball Introduces 2014 Easter Collection

Nike LeBron 11 Low, Kobe 9 EM & KD VI

Nike LeBron 11 Low, Kobe 9 EM & KD VI (photo. Nike Basketball)

Earlier today, Nike unveiled their 2014 Easter Collection, which will include new colorways of the LeBron 11 Low, Kobe 9 EM and the KD VI, as well as matching t-shirts and hats. The collection will be available April 18 at Nike.com and select retail locations globally. Read More »