It’s melting hot outside, that’s for sure. With the pavement burning, you need a fresh pair of sneakers to cool down the temp. Here’s what we’ve found this week searching the internet.
1. Y-3 NOCI 0003
Boasting a continuous collaboration with Yohji Yamamoto, Y-3 announced a brand new silhouette to be added to their lineup. Featuring a white midsole resting atop of a red outsole, the new adidas Y-3 NOCI 0003 is a high-top sneaker providing black upper and matching laces, contrasting with a gray toebox. The tongue has a zipper, combined with red leather lining.
2. Fear of God’s First Military Sneaker
The long anticipated release has been finally revealed by Jerry Lorenzo, showcasing his first ever sneaker. Combining military and athletic shoe characteristics, the silhouette boasts nylon parts and a rubber sole. The ankle comes with a detachable strap, while the side is welcomed with a zip and leather lining. Available on KITH for $1,095
3. Off-White x Umbro “Coach”
Off-White’s collaboration with famous football brand Umbro, the iconic Coach silhouette has been redesigned with premium leather, handcrafted with Off-white branding on the heel and a specific football-type tongue. Built in Portugal, Coach will be a part of Spring-Summer collection of 2017.
4. NikeLab x Kim Jones Air Zoom LWP
Kim Jones, artistic director for fashion brand Louis Vuitton is collaborating with NikeLab for a take on the Air Zoom silhouette. The 1995 sneaker is redrawn using modern trends and heavy inspiration from the Zoom LWP iteration. However, the sneaker has the base of an Air Max 1, to celebrate Jones’ attraction for the silhouette. Expect it sometime in July, at Nike.
5. adidas NMD_R1 Summer Colorways
Adidas did quite a number on the NMD_R1 sneaker, being more popular than ever. Profiting on the hype, the german brand released another 3 summer-ready colorways: grey, navy and red. There is no precise release date, however. The build consists of an EVA sole with mesh upper and tonal laces.