TAG: Air Jordan V

Style - Kicks and Gear / May 9, 2014 / 5:05 pm

Win Taboo Of Black Eyed Peas’ Custom-Made Air Jordan 5s

Air Jordan V

Win a pair Taboo‘s personal custom-made Jordans (size 9). To enter, subscribe to Taboo on YouTube and leave a comment on his “Zumbao” lyric video with the hashtag #tabjordans. Winner will be randomly selected and privately messaged. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 25, 2014 / 8:00 pm

Mache Designs Custom Air Jordan 5s For Wedding

Air Jordan V

Sneaker customizing has gone to another level over the past few years, and artist Mache has always been at the forefront. His latest project might not have the same hype as some of the customs he’s done in the past, but it is definitely more meaningful. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 11, 2014 / 1:30 pm

15 Sneakers We Want To See On NIKEiD

Nike Kobe Prelude IV

NIKEiD has exploded from its initial clunky and slow infrastructure into a highly desirable, limited-run option for sneaker fans to deck out the latest Nike Basketball signature sneakers or the newest Air Max models, acting out their own fantasies like Tinker Hatfield. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 18, 2014 / 3:30 pm

Ranking All 28 Air Jordan Signature Sneakers

Air Jordan XX8 "Stealth-Inspired" Collection

In 1985, a partnership between Michael Jordan and Nike changed the athletic apparel culture forever with the release of the first pair of Air Jordan sneakers. Fast forward about 30 years later and the Jordan Brand has become one of the most iconic athletic brands ever. MJ is the most marketable athlete in our lifetime and his legacy has impacted every athlete in some form or another. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Nov 27, 2013 / 2:45 pm

NBA Instagram Fashion: What’s Hot & Not From The Past Week

Kevin Durant

From Jordan‘s sneakers to Iverson‘s tattoos, NBA players have long had an influence that reaches far beyond the court… and today, the league’s fashion focus is climbing to new heights. With resources like Twitter and Instagram, many players are captivated by a quest to promote the latest trend. This obsession with social media, in conjunction with a mass hipster movement and David Stern‘s implementation of the dress code, has resulted in a fair bit of questionable dressing. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Sep 27, 2013 / 11:45 am

A Detailed Look At Jordan Brand’s Holiday Preview

Jordan Brand Holiday Preview

As the story goes, when Michael Jordan was deciding which sneaker company to sign with out of UNC, he was sure about one thing: It almost certainly would not be Nike. Jordan had a very high opinion of adidas, and he had played his entire college career in Converse – which endorsed guys like Magic, Bird and Dr. J. MJ’s parents actually had to convince him to go through with his trip to Portland to hear Nike’s pitch. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Aug 30, 2013 / 2:45 pm

“Fire Red” Air Jordan 5 Retro Hits Stores Tomorrow

Air Jordan 5

For the first since since 2006, the infamous Air Jordan V “Fire Red” will be getting re-released this Saturday. Sporting classic features like that amazing black nylon tongue, some mesh detailing, the No. 23 embroidery and a translucent outsole, this shoe is sure to cause most sneakerheads to get up and out of bed tomorrow morning. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 25, 2013 / 12:30 pm

Carmelo Shows Off Some Insane Air Jordan Player Exclusives

Air Jordan 5 PEs

Carmelo Anthony loves showing off his kicks on social media. Late last night, he posted a photo on Instagram of these Air Jordan 5 Player Exclusives with a gray tongue, sea blue Jordan branding and a Bronco-colored base. Whether these fit in a New York theme or not, they’re still incredibly dope. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Sep 6, 2012 / 1:00 pm

Air Jordan V White/Black/Red

Air Jordan V White/Black/Red

It’s hard to say any pair of Jordans is underrated, especially when we’re talking about any of the first seven in the line. But while the Air Jordan Vs represent a key moment in Michael Jordan‘s career – his first season with Phil Jackson as a head coach, the final time he’d ever lose to the Pistons in the playoffs – I always get the feeling these joints are overlooked because they’re bookended by three of the most beloved Jordan shoes ever (IIIs, IVs and VIs). These Vs are dropping on January 26, and are sure to be riding a wave of hype upon their release. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear, We Reminisce / Jan 11, 2012 / 4:30 pm

We Reminisce: Air Jordan V Retro “Laney High School” Edition

Air Jordan V Retro

Speaking of Laney High School, Monta Ellis was warming up last night in the Air Jordan V Retro “Laney High School” edition. This colorway – not one of the original four from 1990 – dropped in 2000, and has not been retroed since. Read More »