The PUMA Trinomic XS850 is on its way back. Slated to launch next Saturday, sneaker lovers across the globe are already pumped for this retro release. A new video profiles the shoe in print, sketch and sneaker form, building the anticipation for this soon to be un-archived PUMA pair. Check out the clip above, and look for these to launch at select PUMA accounts, including Wellgosh, on March 15th.
The latest dual creation from MIHARAYASUHIRO and PUMA may be their most daring yet. Mashing up two polar opposites, the MIHARAYASUHIRO x PUMA MY-72 “Patent” is a hybrid of the Disc Blaze and a classic wing tip. Taking their relationship of athletic and high-end footwear to the next level, this unorthodox combination is previewed with a mesh and marked leather upper, housing the plastic Disc Blaze cage. First seen in traditional black and white with an embossed heel logo, the MY-72 “Patent” blends vintage with futuristic. Sound off on this collaborative piece in the comment section below, and watch for two colors to hit retail in the near future.
Counting down the days until the World Cup? We’re getting close. The PUMA Italian National Jersey is sure to excite those that are already anticipating the soccer showdown, and even pull in some new fans. Sent to Nice Kicks HQ today with a binder, a bag of Espresso Italiano beans and a set of candles, this kit combines new school innovation with a time-tested sense of national pride. A video baring booklet explains the latest unis for the boys in blue, highlighting the compression taping and Italian flavor and detail. Check out detailed photos of the media pack for the PUMA Italian National Jersey below and give us your feedback in the comment section.
Take your style to a new space with the new Alexander McQueen x PUMA Ruffien II. Creating pieces for both genders since the start of their relationship in 2005, this PUMA Ruffien II is a simplistic silhouette specifically for the fellas. Defining premium with its superior leather and high fashion composition, this collaborative project is the latest from Alexander McQueen. A glossy black upper fuses with a cream inner lining and midsole, while a gold name tag and brown heel clip add subtle detailing. Take your sports-fashion to a new territory and pick up these high-end PUMAs for $275 today at shopnicekicks.
The tour of the PUMA “Girls of Blaze” Disc by Solange collection continued as the PUMA squad landed in Georgia for a release party at Atlanta’s Epitome. At the door-busting gathering, the 4-kick pack was on display as a bevy of attendees packed themselves into the brick and mortar for the evening event. Check the photos below to get a glimpse at the festivities.
MMG artist Rockie Fresh keeps signing deals. After inking with Rick Ross’ label, the Chicago-based rapper signed a sneaker deal with PUMA that teamed him up with fellow Maybach Music Group member Meek Mill. Now with dual backing, Rockie is putting in work for both parties. We caught up with the Clyde-wearing artist at a recent stop on his These Things Happen Tour with G-Eazy to rap about everything from his music career since signing and collaborating with PUMA teammate Casey Veggies, to the music-industry’s sneaker influence and his past and future with the classic brand.
Make sure to go get his ‘Fresh Veggies’ Mixtape, and check out our extended interview with Rockie Fresh in the video above.
Special thanks to Rockie Fresh, Drew Koenig, and Score More Shows
Research and movies, such as John Travolta’s Saturday Night Fever, reveal that platform shoes, wide-legged, flared jeans and the overall “disco look” basically summed up ’70s fashion. Well, that, three-piece suits, wide-collar shirts and wide-brim hats; all of which serve as representations of one of the most notable figures during that decade, Walt “Clyde” Frazier.
Recently subject to numerous reissues, the PUMA Disc Blaze is now seen helmed by Sophia Chang in the new “Brooklynite” pack. Toning down the complex aesthetic, Chang simplifies things via monochromatic styling, rendering all-white, all-black and blue upper options. With no release date as of yet, this Disc Blaze set is expected to land sometime this summer. Stay tuned to Nice Kicks for updates.