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Keep Or Can? Bergdorf Goodman x New Balance Women's Collection

It seems sneaker collaborations are the name of the game these days and now, high end retailer Bergdorf Goodman gets into the mix by teaming up with New Balance for a new women's collection.  NB's foray into luxury finds the N-logo and Bergdorf bringing out the 620 and 696 silhouette paired with select pattern and color options that should be a welcome addition to the Bergdorf crowd. The collection retails for $195 each and have popped up at select retailers like Feature in Las Vegas.  Peruse all for looks below.






Props: Feature

CNK | Air Jordan 1 "Black Toe" Python x Alligator Custom

JBF Customs does it again. After bringing me all types of joy (and sadness at the very real prospect of not having them in my closet) with Jake's red python Air Max's, JBF delivers another custom goody that will probably entice all of us, including those like myself who aren't too big on the custom kick game.

The classic Air Jordan 1 gets the JBF remix with a cut-and-sew custom reconstruction featuring a white alligator base, red python on the heel and black sueded python on the toe box.



Goodness gracious! Do you dig? Check out more from JBF here.

CNK: Air Jordan 1 KO "Royal"

Looks like Jordan brand decided to throw in another doozy following last week's release of the AJ 1 Retro "Chicago" KO High. The newly previewed Air Jordan 1 KO “Royal” will probably cause a similar stir as Jordan Flight Club releases first images of the Fall AJKO.

Does this land on your 2014 kicks you must cop list? Let us know in the c-section and stay tuned for more deets and more pics as they become available.

Kicks: Nike Air Max 1 Premium “Mercurial” Pack

I've recently rediscovered my obsession with Air Max 90s so, this comes right on time for my kick-lovin heart. Nike gears up for the release of the unique Air Max 1 Premium “Mercurial” Pack, with a maxed out Air Max 1 silhouette and colorways inspired by some of the brand's popular Vapor Soccer Speed Cleats.

The Nike Air Max 1 Premium “Mercurial” Pack will be available on April 12th over via the Nike online shop. Take a closer look in the images below.





Curren$y Talks Current State of the Sneaker Game With NiceKicks

New Orleans was a sneaker playground during NBA All Star weekend, so the folks over at NiceKicks decided to visit hometown emcee Curren$y Spitta’s crib to take a look at his massive kicks collection. Watch below as Spitta talks OG sneaker culture and his likes and dislikes about the current sneaker game.

#CNK | Nike KD VI “Home” Drops February 22nd

Kevin Durant's Nike Basketball collection continues to pack releases-on-releases as the brand gears up for the “Home” colorway of the popular KD VI silhouette. A couple months back, Nike released the alternate “Away” rendition of the shoe and now, the home colors get prime time play in the form of a silver upper with accents of volt neon and light blue. The Nike KD VI “Home” will be available February 22nd over at the Nike online shop and Nike retailers worldwide. Check out detailed images below.




Pump Ups: Reebok Teams Up with Melody Ehsani [Kicks]

Reebok Classics marked their continued partnership with designer extraordinaire, Melody Ehsani, with the release of her ‘Love Me Or Leave Me Alone’ Pump Up. This also marks the first time a woman has collaborated on a shoe featuring Reebok's iconic Pump silhouette, but Melody does the shoe justice as she breaks from all sorts of convention to deliver a shoe that has as much color as it does python-influence.

With primary colors in full gear, the luxe python textured uppers feature faux gold-plates on the laces and a camo effect everywhere short of the staple Pump on the tongue. The kicks have already shutdown Melody’s LA store and online shop, but they'll slither into global fashion retailers this Friday, February 7th for a retail price of $200 USD.

Will you cop them for yourself or for that special lady?











#CNKPicks - Nike Air Tech Challenge II “Hot Lava”

Nike continues to rain sneakers down on us by delivering a return of one of the most iconic silhouettes of all time: the Andre Aggasi Nike Air Tech Challenge II. The re-release model comes equipped with the OG “Hot Lava” colorway - which is pretty darn spiffy, if you ask me. The Air Tech Challenge II keeps the upper relatively untouched with white backing paired with black, grey, and hot pink accent detailing. Me likey.

The Nike Air Tech Challenge II “Hot Lava” will hit the Nike online shop and select retailers this Friday, January 24th.




#ChicksNKicks SNEAK Peek: Behind The Scenes w/ Professional Golfer Maggie Noël

Purdy lady? Check. Talented chica? Check. Awesome kicks? Double check. Tiger, Tiger Woods, ya'll? Yuuuup. Meet Maggie Noël: purdy lady, talented chica, kick fiend, and professional golfer. Maggie, who has been golfing since she was a youngin', was kind enough to grace our Chicks N Kicks screen as we joined her on the green.

This video acts as a sneak peek to our FULL FEATURE on Maggie which will hit the screen on November 20, 2013. Until then, get acquainted with this gorgeous golfer in this BTS clip.

Video and Editing: Jason Sanders of WMS Media Special Thanks to: Maggie Noël and Top Golf Dallas

#ChicksNKicks SNEAK Peek: Behind The Scenes w/ Freelance Artist, Valerie Desrae [Video]

Purdy lady? Check. Talented chica? Check. Awesome kicks? Double check. Blowtorch? Wait. What!?! Valerie Desrae is a Freelance Artist who happens to be creating some heat with her colorful (and sometimes risqué) pieces. We took a minute to capture Valerie in artist mode as she finished a special addition to her "Oral Fixation" collection - complete with that blowtorch.

This video acts as a sneak peek to our FULL FEATURE on Valerie which will hit the screen on September 12, 2013. Until then, get acquainted with this creative latina (and her dimples) in this BTS clip.

If you missed our last Chicks N' Kicks feature with Kia McIntyre of The Mixx Magazine, check it out now!