TAG: Air Jordan XI

Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 25, 2014 / 4:00 pm

Carmelo’s Son Receives 1-Of-1 Custom Air Jordan 11s From MJ

Air Jordan XI

It must be nice being Carmelo Anthony‘s son. Recently, “Uncle MJ” got in lil’ Kiyan’s good graces with a gift any of us would die for: some custom, one-of-one Air Jordan 11s.

Anthony’s wife LaLa posted this photo on Instagram, featuring an all-royal blue pair of the patent leather classics. These will definitely have the seven-year-old stunting in school. Top that, Dad. 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 26, 2014 / 12:00 pm

Introducing The Jordan Future: Taking Inspiration From An Icon

Jordan Future

During the past two decades, sneakers changed. Of course, everything changes, but now even shoes specifically designed for on-court performance are often celebrated as something else. You could make a case some of that attitude exploded with the Air Jordan XI, a sneaker so incredible and unique that it created countless attempted knockoffs. Nearly 20 years after the XIs original release, and knowing how closely tied the street and the game have become, Jordan Brand is taking cues from the past to create the Jordan Future, one of the most anticipated sneaker releases of the year. 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 / Dec 17, 2012 / 3:00 pm

12 Days Of Christmas: Dime’s Holiday Gift Guide – Air Jordan 11

Air Jordan 11

Okay, so maybe the timing isn’t perfect, but in light of the holiday season, we’ll be putting together an online gift guide for all of you last minute shoppers. Think clothes, gear, sneakers, music, video games and basketball products… basically everything we at Dime are really feeling at the moment. This is the fifth submission in Dime’s 12 Days Of Christmas… Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 4, 2012 / 12:30 pm

Dime Q&A: Russell Westbrook Names His Favorite Air Jordan Of All-Time

Russell Westbrook

Yesterday afternoon, I was on hand in New York City to check out the unveiling of the latest from the Jordan Brand, the Air Jordan XX8. The place was jumping. The atmosphere was great. And the sneakers were definitely interesting – check out what we had to say about them here (I will also be writing a longer recap on the event soon). Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Feb 17, 2012 / 6:00 pm

Happy Birthday Michael Jordan! His 10 Greatest Sneakers Ever

Air Jordan XI

No matter how much we try to compare players to him, there will never be another Michael Jordan. The way he transcended the game of basketball onto a global platform is unique to that of any individual athlete. Michael Jordan is the reason many of us love the game of basketball today. But aside from us basketball junkies, Jordan did the exact same for sneakerheads across the globe. With his legendary career & Tinker Hatfield‘s mastermind design skills, Michael Jordan changed the shoe game forever. Through a span of about 15 years Jordan Brand emerged as the pinnacle of sneaker excellence. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 22, 2011 / 5:00 pm

Purple Craze: The Air Jordan XI “Concord” Arrives At Midnight

Air Jordan XI

If you’re a sneakerhead, you’ve had tonight at midnight circled on your calendar for months. It’s not every year the Air Jordan XI “Concord” comes out – in fact, it’s pretty much not every decade. Though the Concords are not a limited release, they’ll sell out in mere minutes online, and however many pairs exist will probably sell out in most areas before Friday is over. Read More »