Per usual, A.P.C. keeps it crucially clean with their latest sneaker collaboration with the Swoosh. The upcoming A.P.C. x Nike Blazer Hi takes the classic basketball sneaker and styles it into a subtle lifestyle silhouette. Maintaining their simplistic staple, the French brand dresses these Blazers with a canvas base and minimal detailing. The upper is a vintage off-white, with a pure white Swoosh, tongue, laces, and sole. Deep navy blue provides classy contrast on the midsole stripe, inner lining, and Nike tongue branding. Punch a comment in the feedback box on the A.P.C. Blazer Hi, and mark your calendar for the February 6th release date.
Originally a 1970s basketball sneaker ,the Nike Blazer has kept its relevancy to this day with various lifestyle applications. The Nike Blazer was the first basketball shoe created by Nike in the early 70's and made it's on court, NBA debut with none other than with players from the Portland Trailblazers.
A skater's favorite, the Blazer continues to release under the Nike SB line, as well as Nike Sportswear. releasing in both high and low variations, the aforementioned Nike SB team put together a sneaker with an in-between height, dubbed the Nike SB Blazer.
Step up your sneaker game and your social life with the Nike WMNS “Party” Pack. Metallic silver makeups of the Air Max 1, Blazer and Dunk Sky Hi showcase festive flair while maintaining their sense of style and grace. Scaled detailing is present on every pair, save the Swooshes, which takes on a smooth finish. A blue the hue of glacier ice tags the tongue on each take, with black lining and white soles stamping the finishing touches on the respective installments. Look for the Nike WMNS “Party” Pack to release on January 20th at select Nike Sportswear accounts.
What better way is there to prepare for inclement weather than with fleece? Nike decides to go that route with the Blazer Mid VNTG Granite/Silver-White. Vintage touches, including a vintage-treated midsole and un-hemmed tongue, are on display alongside a granite upper that features metallic silver side panel Swooshes. Retail is $130 on these winter-ready kicks, available now at Hype DC.
High fashion meets the streetwear realm with the BLACK COMME des GARCONS x Nike Blazer Low collab. Though vague, we get an interpretation of the sneaker that’s to come with a teaser that the high-fashion brand and Nike has released. From the looks of things, black will play a major role on the low-top, covering every panel, including the mid and outsole, with only the letters ‘CDG’ making a bold statement on the heel tab in white. Launching today, Dover Street Market Ginza will be the for-sure bet to get a chance to score the redone retro.
Luxury styling lends itself to the Nike Blazer “Denim & Crocodile” Custom. Designed by JBF Customs, this set pairs waxed blue denim with red suede crocodile branding. Custom stitch work is seen on the heel, while two-piece paneling revamps the upper. Check out detailed shots of this one-of-one Nike Blazer Custom below. This JBF Customs creation will be raffled at the Las Vegas DXC for charity this Saturday.
In the current sneaker climate where we see a new outrageous pattern on sneakers everyday, simplicity is a breath of fresh air. The Nike SB Blazer “Obsidian” is the picture of simplicity as the upper is bathed in navy colored suede. A white nylon tongue teams with crisp white laces to provide a contrasting color block down the center of the shoe. White leather Swoosh branding keeps the two-color scheme in tact. The shoe is finished with a white, textured vulcanized rubber sole and gum outsole. In true SB fashion, the outsole features a herringbone pattern for enhanced traction. The Nike SB Blazer Obsidian is available now at select retailers, including Lost Art.
In the same vein as the Nike Vandal Hi Supreme VNTG “Camo”, the Nike Blazer Mid ’77 PRM VNTG “Camo” calls on the design aesthetics of yesteryear. Comprised mostly of durable ripstop material, traditional camouflage print covers the entire upper. Leather along the lace eyelets blend in with the camouflage motif, and add a premium touch to the shoe. Another luxurious detail comes in the form of dark brown full grain leather on the inner lining and heel tab. Lime green paints the Swoosh branding to stand out among the camo print. This Blazer Mid is finished with off white laces that loop into silver metal eyelets, and a vintage treated textured sole. Lime green returns on the outsole for the final contrasting touch.