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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 »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 27, 2014 / 11:00 am

Pharrell Williams Teams With adidas Originals

Pharrell Williams by Shadi Perez

Pharrell Williams by Shadi Perez (photo. adidas)

adidas announced today a long term partnership with Oscar nominated, Grammy-winning musician and Buffalo hat enthusiast, Pharrell Williams. The first adidas Originals x Pharrell Williams products will debut in the Summer of 2014. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 25, 2014 / 10:34 pm

Nike Reveals “Elite Series Hero Collection” For LeBron, Kobe & Durant

"Nike Elite Series Collection"

“Nike Elite Series Collection” (photo. Nike)

For the second year in a row, Nike unveiled a special Elite Series collection for their triumvirate of top NBA athletes with special LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant signature colorways in time for the playoffs. Let’s take a look at the “Elite Series Hero Collection” featuring superhero-themed shades for the KD VI, LeBron 11 and Kobe 9 Elite. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, Twitter, We Reminisce / Mar 24, 2014 / 2:15 pm

We Reminisce: The First Tweets Of 25 NBA Stars

Twitter

Twitter has turned into the ESPN of the social media world, especially for our favorite hoopers. It’s a place where the average person can see what Kevin Durant is thinking on a Sunday afternoon, or Kobe‘s daily thoughts. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 21, 2014 / 3:15 pm

Celebrate NCAA Madness With The Nike Basketball Tourney Collection

Nike March Madness Arizona Kit

Nike March Madness Arizona Kit (photo. Nike)

Just in time for March Madness, Nike is coming out with school-specific kits featuring all the gear you need to cheer on your favorite schools, players, or just those schools you’ve picked in your bracket. The Nike Basketball Tourney collection features a Nike perforated elite hoody (they’re tremendous), Hyper Elite Uniform, Hyper Elite Fanatical Crew sock and the Nike Zoom HyperRev. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 18, 2014 / 11:51 pm

Jordan Brand Unveils The Jordan Flight Runner

Jordan Flight Runner

Jordan Flight Runner (photo. Nike)

Jordan Brand is using Nike‘s technology at their disposal after decades of crafting some of the world’s best running shoes. Now they’re expanding their reach into other sports besides basketball with the Jordan Flight Runner, their first running and training shoe for all athletes. Read More »