Nike has just unveiled the 2016 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle Collection, designed by six young patients of the OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Featuring in the collection is the Air Jordan 7 Retro, the Nike Kyrie 2, two different Air Max Zero colorways, the Air Huarache Ultra, and the Stefan Janoski Max. Each shoe is accompanied by apparel and accessories also designed by the children. The entire Doernbecher Collection releases on December 17th on Nike SNKRS and at select retailers across the globe; all proceeds go to the OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. Get a first look at the complete collection below.
We don’t exactly know how it all happened in the last seven days, but this week was bigger than usual for major news stories in the sneaker world. From OFF-WHITE to OVO to Overbranded Air Force 1’s, stories that happened to feature the the letter “O” were only the tip of the iceberg in the big week of news. Get caught up on everything you need to know below.Ben Kirschner’s Nike SF-AF1 Mid is set to release in a number of new colorways like the loudest look yet thanks to a “Flight Jacket” inspiration on August 10th followed by a simple and clean Ivory/Cargo Khaki on August 11th. If you’re a fan of the military-themed update then you’ll love this coming Nike SF AF1 Mid Tiger Camo featuring reflective 3M camouflage stripes paired with bold ‘AF1’ branding on the heel. THe rest of the model features an arctic-like array of smooth white leather for a simple option that ranks among the best options yet. Check out more detailed shots below and stay tuned for a Release Date in the near future right here on Sneaker News.
The New Balance 574 Sport is no doubt the brand’s biggest statement piece this summer, bringing the forever classic 574 into the modern age with an updated design and materials. The shoe’s early run continues this month with the introduction of another premium set of materials for the “Suede” pack, featuring a classy blend of heathered mesh and solid suede paneling for a look that seems to have the upcoming autumn season in mind. If you’re after the impressive offerings of the 574 Sport, consult our list or retailers below where you can pick up the suede constructions for both men and women beginning today.