Archive for the ‘shoes’ category

The Black Collection by Ushuu

May 11th, 2017

Each pair of USHUU shoes are handcrafted and subjected to a rigorous battery of quality control testing at each stage of the production, highlighting the brand’s mantra that true quality should never require compromise

3D-printed “Architech futurist” sneaker from Under Armour

March 30th, 2017

The Architech Futurist’s most eye-catching feature has to be its 3D-printed lattice sole. The plastic fibres are interwoven to provide the wearer with infinite cushioning, in a shoe that looks fit for extraterrestial terrain. The shoe is the latest advance in Under Armour’s 3D-printed footwear line.

Converse Chuck Modern Collection

March 24th, 2017

The Converse Chuck Modern Colors collection looks to the archives at the colors of the Chuck Taylor All Star kicks of the 1970s. They gave the colors a fresh update with a two-layer mesh upper that gives the sneakers a unique textural depth.

Parley Ultra Boost X trainers by Stella McCartney

March 22nd, 2017

The Parley Ultra Boost X running shoes, unveiled today, feature Primeknit uppers made from Parley Ocean Plastic – a manufacturing process which replaces synthetic fibres with yarns made from recycled waste plastic from the sea.

NIKE AIR MAX running shoes by Marc Newson, Riccardo Tisci + Arthur Huang

March 21st, 2017

Industrial designer Marc Newson, fashion designer Riccardo Tisci, and engineer/architect Arthur Huang have all elevated aspects of different AIR MAX styles — from the AIR MAX 1 to the all-new NIKE AIR VaporMax.

Biodegradable sneakers by Adidas

November 24th, 2016



Developed in partnership with German Biotech Company AMSilk — the first producer of nature-based spider silk fibers — the Adidas “futurecraft biofabric” prototype shoe features an upper made from 100% biosteel® fiber, a nature-based and completely biodegradable high-performance fiber.

Zoom Spiridon trainers by Nike

November 12th, 2016

The Nike Zoom Spiridons, which were first released in 1997, are inspired by the 90s garage rave fashion scene. This iteration repurposes the century-old font as a bold pattern.

Shoes and sandals by United Nude x Issey Miyake

October 10th, 2016

The shape of the sole is meant to suggest that the shoe has been cut from a piece of rock. The front curves up to enable the wearer to walk naturally, and the design will be available in white, black, pink, beige, yellow and green.

HyperAdapt 1.0 shoes by Nike

September 27th, 2016

Step into these Nikes and E.A.R.L. automatically tightens to a form fit; adjustments to tighten or loosen fit are available using two hidden buttons.

Nike Magista 2 cleats

July 17th, 2016

Developments are also seen in the more anatomically contoured Dynamic Fit Collar, designed to accommodate the shape of the ankle bone while leveraging a thicker knit structure for additional protection.

Nike Zoom Superfly Elite shoe

July 1st, 2016

Digital design and rapid-prototyping technology allowed the team to create multiple iterations of the shoe for Fraser-Pryce to test on the track. Fixed spikes were chosen instead on screw-ins, allowing the foot to be as close to the track as possible and increasing traction.

Nike Air Footscape Magista Flyknit sneaker

May 24th, 2016

The Flyknit upper molds to your foot and provides lightweight, sock-like support, while an ultralight waffle outsole provides traction, durability and cushioned comfort.

Nike Juvenile Woven Premium Phantom sneaker

May 10th, 2016

The “Phantom” boasts an entirely woven textile upper, a Phylon outsole, and a waffle pattern on the outer surface for additional stability.

Nike All-White Air Presto sneakers

April 8th, 2016

Nike All-White Air Presto sneakers

Under Armour 3D printed lattice-soled trainers

March 20th, 2016

This red portion of the shoe is designed to cushion the foot regardless of the sport being played, and offer better stability than hard midsoles.

Nike Kobe Mentality 2 Wolf Grey sneaker

March 2nd, 2016

Outfitted in a sleek “Wolf Grey” colorway, the shoe boasts a tuned Flywire upper for superior flexibility and support, with a sculpted rubber outsole for on-court performance.

adidas Futurecraft Tailored Fibre by Alexander Taylor Studio

February 16th, 2016

Patterns and paths are designed to lay down material in response to the functionality required, which results in a completely different aesthetic for performance footwear.

Nike Air Force 1 Ultra Flyknit

January 28th, 2016

The use of Flyknit – made from engineered yarns and knitted like a sock – allows the upper to be created as a single piece. Paired with an injected-foam sole, the shoe is 50 per cent lighter than the original leather and rubber version.

Pikkpack X Supermundane Shoes

November 24th, 2015



Pikkpack shoes releases collaborative edition with Supermundane

Future Craft 3D by adidas

October 18th, 2015



Adidas creates 3D-printed Futurecraft soles to mimic runners’ footprints