October 18, 2013 6:10:19 PM PDT
The Colorado Eighty-Five model from Asics Onitsuka originally released while fitness and jogging gained massive popularity in the mid-80s. They were designed to give you comfort, support, and traction on the unbeaten path, yet still look good on the city streets. The mid-top (or “MT”) version is practically identical to the original with a higher cut and fresh new colors/materials. This “Tiger Camo” Pack
is available in two colorways, and features a combination suede and nylon upper, two-tone laces, heel counter for stability, and an aggressive tread pattern on the outsole. Whether you lace these up for an outdoor adventure, or something a little more tame, there’s no doubt they will look good.
April 2, 2013 5:00:00 PM PDT
The trend of retro releases doesn't look like it's slowing down anytime soon, and that's pleasing both new and old school sneakerheads. Everything late 80s to early 90s is back, including original Asics GEL running sneakers. Models in the Asics "Sport Archive" collection remain true to their original look/design, and feature vibrant color accents, which dominated the athletic footwear market during the late 80s/early 90s. The latest Spring releases from Asics include the Asics GEL-Lyte III "Royal Blue/Grey"
and two Asics GEL-Saga
colorways, Navy and Grey. They are only available in limited numbers, so scoop up a pair at Sneakerhead
while you can.
February 14, 2013 4:00:00 PM PST
is a California-based brand that combines modern technology and a bold style to classic footwear silhouettes. The Thorocraft Spring 2013 Collection
features refined details, distinct patterns, and lightweight construction. Every piece in the collection was made using the finest hand-selected materials that wear superbly and look better over time. Models for Spring include The Mercer: a traditional oxford with a camo upper and laser-cut ventilation pattern, The Hampton: a sophisticated lace up available in tropical floral or striped pattern, and The Ross: a versatile style with detailed hand-woven design. Check out the entire collection today at Sneakerhead
December 18, 2012 4:00:00 PM PST
When the weather changes your footwear does to, and during the winter season that can only mean one thing
November 12, 2012 4:00:00 PM PST
In recent history, PRO-Keds has teamed up with Danish boutique Norse Projects and legendary baseball equipment provider Louisville Slugger for some impressive collab creations, and the hits keep coming. For their most recent project PRO-Keds partnered with the "Original Outdoor Clothing Company," Woolrich. The PRO-Keds Royal Master x Woolrich
collection features three winter-ready models that are constructed with authentic Woolrich wool. Available in red, navy, or charcoal plaid, they also feature a premium suede-like collar/lining, tonal laces, and signature powerstripes on the midsole. Although the Royal Master was originally released in 1975, they have never seen a treatment like this. Add some style to your winter wardrobe and cop your favorite color now at Sneakerhead
October 4, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
Lifted Research Group, or LRG, has been a "go to" brand to a lot of people for over a decade. Although they were founded in 1999, surprisingly we have never seen a footwear collection from the forward-thinking people at LRG
. Fall 2012 marks their highly anticipated footwear debut that was "designed to take you wherever life's journey may lead you." The line up includes versatile boots with modern ruggedness and quality construction inspired by the outdoors, a classical and fashionable nautical silhouette, and functional takes on timeless, simple designs. They are available in a mix of materials, colors, and patterns. Check out the collection today at Sneakerhead
September 5, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
One of the most notable models from the Asics Gel collection, the Asics Gel-Lyte III
, is back in a new colorway and available in limited quantities. This classic runner was built with a "split tongue" design to combat the problem of a sneaker's tongue sliding during long distance runs. They also feature a comfortable and breathable nylon upper with synthetic overlays, Gel cushioning system, reflective accents, and a durable rubber outsole. The Black/Purple/Emerald color scheme is striking and gives this classic a fresh look. Whether you lace these up for workouts at the gym, or less athletic activities, the Asics Gel-Lyte III
will provide comfort and demand just the right amount of attention.
May 23, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
This limited edition Royal Hi is the collaborative effort of two companies that are rooted in American culture, PRO-Keds and Louisville Slugger. PRO-Keds began in 1949 creating shoes specifically designed for athletic performance, and the brand synonymous with baseball, Louisville Slugger, produced their first bat in 1884. Their finely crafted sneaker collaboration pays homage to each company's sports legacy in an impressive manner. The PRO-Keds x Louisville Slugger Royal Hi
features a distinguished chestnut-colored genuine baseball glove leather upper, matching rawhide laces, intricate cross stitching, an embossed Louisville Slugger logo, and a cork footbed. Plus, they come packaged in an exclusive co-branded box. Given the quality, style, and story, this is one sneaker that will not disappoint.
May 15, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
The modern and minimalistic Nike Roshe Run
has grown in popularity ever since they were released. Currently available in several color combinations, the ultra comfy Roshe Run has an extremely simple design and was named after the title given to a Zen master, Roshi (with the "i" replaced with an "e" for legal reasons). They feature a soft and breathable mesh upper, durable and supportive one-piece midsole/outsole, and a cushioned insole. Although the design is admittedly simple, everyone who tries them on seems to agree that they're one of the most comfortable sneakers they have ever laced up. Plus, what adds to the appeal of the Nike Roshe Run
is their undeniable versatile nature. According to designer Dylan Raasch, they can be dressed up or down, worn with-or-without socks, and even used as a running/walking shoe. With everyone trying to get their hands on a pair, cop 'em while you can.
May 8, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
With the 2012 Summer Olympics quickly approaching, athletic footwear companies will be offering many Olympic-themed sneakers, and New Balance is one of the first to give us a pack. The New Balance 574 Olympic Pack
features a classic and comfortable runner with a USA-inspired color scheme. All three models have a red, white and blue colorway in different combinations across the upper, gold accents on the top eyelets/tongue tag, and a gum outsole. Plus, New Balance finished off this limited-edition pack with customized insoles that feature chalk track lines. Now, you just have the difficult task of figuring out which model in the Olympic Pack
you will pick up.
May 1, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
To promote their new Royal Throwback Pack
, PRO-Keds created a video and enlisted the help of Queens emcee Action Bronson. For those who are not familiar with Bronson, he is a former chef-turned-rapper known for his lyrical skills, and love for vintage sneakers. In this playful short film titled 'When the Shoe Drops' we watch the journey of a lost PRO-Keds Royal Hi
being reunited with its rightful owner. The entire Throwback Pack is currently available here
April 24, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
PRO-Keds takes us back to a time when canvas ruled the hardwood with the Royal Throwback Pack
. This clean and classic sneaker made its initial debut in 1949, but still sports a look that can't be denied over 60 years later. Available in White, Celtic Green, Navy and Sport Red, they feature a breathable canvas upper, simple stitching details, rubber toecap, white laces, signature navy and red "powerstripes" on the midsole, and a PRO-Keds badge on the heel. Just in time for Spring and Summer, simply lace up any color PRO-Keds Royal Lo
and add a touch of classic style to your casual warm weather activities.
April 3, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
The Free Run has been an extremely successful model the past few years for Nike. This comfortable "natural motion enhancing" creation is on everyone's feet from the gym and track to the office and supermarket. The latest model in the series, the Nike Free Run+ 3
, builds on the model's success with a modified design. They feature a seamless and breathable upper, molded sockliner, low profile midsole, asymmetrical lacing, and flex grooves on the outsole that enhance flexibility and help maintain stability. Plus, the Nike Free Run+ 3 also has the Dynamic Fit system, which consists of a "cage" that wraps around the midfoot and can be customized to your preference by tightening the laces. Available in array of colors, pick the color that fits your look to day at Sneakerhead.com
March 20, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
The original and versatile designs from Creative Recreation
keep coming with the spring delivery of the Profaci Lo
. Similar to the popular high-top version, this casual cup-soled model sports outer and inner panels with a padded collar. For spring, they are available in black, grey, and royal. All three models feature a ballistic nylon upper with contrasting checkerboard inner panels, a combo that has received a lot of praise. Plus, they also have suede accents on the heel/tongue, 3 x 3 metallic eyelet grouping, tonal laces, and (to top it all off) a wraparound gum rubber midsole. Just another fresh creation from the fine folks at Creative Recreation.
March 13, 2012 5:00:00 PM PDT
Gorillaz, a virtual band started by Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett, has partnered with Converse
for a collection of Chuck Taylor All Star sneakers. The striking line up of shoes features artwork inspired by the band, including a vibrant camo print, which adorned a military vehicle on their self-titled debut album. Other details include leather Converse badges, sketch artwork, and a drawing of Pazuzu, a character seen in the 'Rockit' music video, and on the cover of the 'D-Sides' compilation album. This impressive Gorillaz x Converse
collaboration is a must for sneakerheads and Gorillaz fans alike.