January has already flown by and it looks like the hyped trainers are starting to release. This week (29/1/18) sees a slew of new models, colourways and of course OG classics drop. As usual Nike dominates the list with the swoosh releasing several OG sneakers as well as a new model or two. Boost fans need not worry however as Adidas also has a few tricks too. The first of the month has the majority of the sneakers we will be featuring, so without further adieu lets begin!
Adidas UltraBoost 5th Anniversary – Believe it or not Adidas’ boost technology is turning 5 years old and to celebrate the three stripes are releasing an anniversary pair of Ultraboosts. The sneakers sport the same colourway as the original boost shoe, the Energy Boost. These drop on the 1st of February.
Adidas NMD Racer PK Solar Pink – This NMD is definitely for the ladies, this sporty take on the NMD has a mostly pink primeknit upper, white Boost sole. One of the biggest changers to the NMD is the new traction on the sole, which has hits of pink and yellow which rap around onto the mid-sole. Cop these on the 1st of February.
Air Max 98 Thunder Blue – 98 season has officially begun. Last week we saw the release of the Tour Yellow and legendary Gundam colourways of the 98 release but this Thursday the 1st sees the first new colourway since the Supreme collab releasing. Cop these for £145
Adidas Originals Berlin OG – UK retailer Size? is continuing its tradition of bringing back OG Adidas models by retroing the Adidas Dublin. This Adidas classic is dressed in Taiwan Blue and can be yours for £85 on Thursday the 1st of February.
Air 270 Various Colourways – The latest revolution in air is the Nike Air 270 which was inspired by the Air Max 180 and the Air max 93. Designed with the tallest Air bag Nike has ever put on a sneaker the 270 is the first lifestyle model to utilise Air! The 270 releases in various colourways on the 1st of February for a reasonable £115.
Air Max 180 OG – One of two vintage Nike runners dropping this week in an OG colourway. Re-releasing in Ultramarine the 180 was the first Nike shoe to feature 180 degrees of visual Air, It is not hard to see how these trainers inspired so many other Air Max models after it, to own a piece of history purchase these on the 1st of February for £105 available in men and womens sizes.
Air Max 93 – The other inspiration behind the Air 270 is the Air Max 93; which according to Nike was inspired by a milk jug handle. Whatever the inspiration it can not be denied that these 93s are a classic and perfect for the upcoming months. Cop these for £105 again on the 1st.
Air Max 180 X Commes Des Garcons – French Brand Commes Des Garcons (CDG) are putting there own spin on the milk jug inspired 180 by dropping three separate colourways, which all have the same laser Pink hits. At the moment there is little information on these other than they come out on the 1st of the month, so make sure you keep it locked.
Adidas Pharrell Tennis Hu – Pharrell’s more affordable Tennis Hu is back this week in a spring/summer ready Light Tan colourway which allows the simple silhouette to speak for its self. These are priced at a more than reasonable £80 and you guessed it are dropping on the 1st.
Air Jordan 1 Equality – It may not be Black History Month in the UK but that won’t be stopping Jordan Brand from dropping the BHM Jordan 1s. The main theme is equality, which the Jordans sport on the back in a bold font. Show your love for all things equal on the 3rd of February priced at £125.
Words – Martin Viashima @MartinViashima