This gruesome monster called Monday is on us again and brings along its minions of darkness: early waking up, work hours, cranky bosses, traffic jams. But fear not, as we are bringing you a list of 5 sneakers that caught our attention this week and which would make a perfect compliment for your outfit. Check them out below and let us know what you think!
1. Wale & VILLA “Bright Blue” Timberland Boot
This is the second time rapper Wale teams up with VILLA to produce a special edition of Timberland’s 6-inch Boot. Inspired from holidays season, the sneaker is also known as “The Gift”. It comes with premium nubuck resting on a gum-colored sole. Tide-blue coloring draws immediate attention while golden eyelets provide the needed compliment. Available starting November 24th.
2. Nike Air Force 1 Flyknit Low
The newest hybrid release from Nike is white. And by that we actually mean as white as it gets. Featuring brand’s signature Flyknit material, the sneaker presents in tonal white with a heavy-looking base holding a breathable upper. The AIR branding has been engraved towards the heel while light blue insertion are placed on the heel side of the sole as well as towards the toe box.
3. ASICS x Monkey Time GEL-Lyte V “Sand Layer”
Working together with their Japanese compatriots Monkey Time, ASICS produced a “Sand Layer” iteration of the GEL-Lyte V silhouette. It’s obvious where the inspiration comes from so we won’t stress it. On the other hand the nubuck paneling matched with a tonal sole unit are both worth mentioning. You can get them on United Arrows for about $145.
4. FILA T-1 Mid and The Cage “Precendent” Pack
Digging in their throwback sportswear archive, FILA brought to surface two silhouettes: the T-1 Mid and The Cage have been reissued and put together in a pack dubbed “Precedent”. While the T-1 serves as a mid-top rendition of FILA’s legendary Tennis Classic, The Cage has been redesigned to serve the basketball court. Get T-1 ($65) and The Cage ($90) on FILA’s official website.
5. 2016 Nike Air Max Black and White
The return of the world-famous Air Max silhouette is celebrated this month by Nike. As a result, you can now get your hands on and feet inside the first 2016 rendition of the iconic silhouette. A ventilated upper comes along with Flywire cables and paneling, the sneaker will be available starting November 19th.