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THE NIKE AIR FORCE 1   Originally released in 1982 and designed by legendary Nike designer Bruce Kilgore the Nike Air Force 1 was Nike’s venture into the world of the NBA. Before Nike concentrated on the running market and did so well but them moving towards the basketball scene Nike were keen in putting together a basketball shoe. Bruce Kilgore took certain aspects of existing basketball shoes tweaked them like move from a traditional herringbone outsole to a circular outsole to help with players using their pivot foot. When... Read More

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SS19 Editorial: Carhartt WIP

With the weather hotting up and the sun staying out for that little bit longer we thought it was about time to put together a small lookbook for some Summer inspiration. We’re only 5 months into the year and we’ve seen some great stuff dropped already, but this season we’re focusing on our staff favourite, Carhartt WIP. The Carhartt WIP Typo Shirt has been a top seller this season, with the all over print giving it the truly unique look. Match with a pair of Sid shorts and some Converse... Read More

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Celebrate 4/20 With Adidas & Nike SB

4/20 is upon us again and this year Nike SB & Adidas Originals have released shoes to commemorate the unofficial holiday. 4/20 is the celebration of cannabis and has been growing strong through the years with lot’s of countries now legalising cannabis. This year Nike SB have released a Dunk Hi Pro ‘Dog Walker’ which is a celebration of a strain of cannabis of the same name. The shoe features a multitude of materials on the upper with a mix of suede and pony hair with little quirks like a... Read More

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Vans: A guide to the 5 icons

On March 16 1966 the Van Doren Rubber Company opened up in Anaheim, California and quickly became arguably one of the first brands to really entertain the skating community – Vans. After more than 50 years dominating the industry and managing to slip into our mainstream world, Vans is still at the heart of every wardrobe. “People are wearing athletic apparel now for all kinds of occasions — work, play, and school — without any intention of using them for athletic purposes,” Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at market research... Read More

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Friday Feeling – Oxnard // Anderson .Paak

After the breakthrough of Anderson .Paak’s previous soulful album ‘Malibu’, the rapper explores new ground, but retains the sunny disposition that made us love him the first time around. Combining 60s soul, jazz and punchy club music into a sunny West Coast cocktail, ‘Malibu’ which came out in 2016 was the record that made Anderson .Paak officially massive – and for very good reason. Previously an underrated outlier, better known for his work on Dr. Dre’s ‘Compton’, .Paak’s imagery has always held a glimmering core of sunshine at the centre,... Read More

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Huf x Budweiser // A Colla’beer’ation

Huf and Budweiser have come together for a collaboration collection to celebrate Budweiser’s status as the King of Beers. The collection features Huf’s take on Bud’s iconic logos and slogans in the form of shirts, outerwear, bags, slides and sneakers, as well as a range of fun extras like a doormat and glass mugs. The black and white logo shirt and red logo hoodie are two of the most eye-catching designs, as well as the special edition Hupper 2 Hi sneaker with a canvas upper in Bud’s signature red with... Read More

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The Only Footwear You Need This Winter

As Summer time comes to an end and the temperature starts to dip, its time to start putting some thought into what creps you will be utilising this autumn/winter season. We’ve had a whole load of winterised shoes coming in to get you ready for it… including some footwear from Nike, Vans, Redwing, Dickies and many more. Having a wardrobe full of warm and cosy clothes is great, but without a good footwear game plan heading into the winter season, you’re setting yourself up for a cold, wet couple of... Read More

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Nike SB Blazer Low Grant Taylor ‘Bruised Peach’ a nod to the ‘Peach State’ of Georgia

Grant Taylor has been a long standing member of the Nike SB pro team with a selection of signature pro model shoes and countless parts in various skate films. His love for the Nike SB blazer has made him one of the most recognisable skates this year, now Nike SB and Grant Taylor have created a Blazer Low to celebrate his home state of Georgia and his hometown of Atlanta aka ‘The Peach State’. The new Nike SB Blazer Low Grant Taylor is draped in premium suede uppers in the... Read More

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Friday Feeling: Polar Skate Co AW18 Collection + ‘We Blew It At Some Point’

One of our favourite skate brands is set to release the first drop of its AW18 range and to say we’re excited is an understatement. Polar Skate Co has long been a top seller both online & in-store due to their unquestionable quality and unique designs, and this year is no different, with a range of hoods, tees, trousers and caps. As always Polar Skate Co has packed the collection with amazing new pieces from all over print surf pants to a super warm colour blocked puffer jacket. Below we... Read More

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Back To School: The History of Herschel

Canadian born brand Herschel is a name we’re all aware of in the world of bags and wallets, their practicality mixed with modern and stylish design is what keeps us going back for more every time. Herschel seems like a company that’s been around for decades, but in reality it’s less than ten years old – only starting it’s journey in 2009. A brand that’s seen unbelievable growth since it’s birth; Herschel is now worn by everyone from schoolchildren to superior businessmen around town. Founded by brothers Jamie and Lyndon Cormack, the Herschel Supply Co. was named after the... Read More

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The Air Max 95: It’s Birth and Revolution

The Air Max 95 is one of the most famous Nike models in history and has been released in a variety of colourways. Today we are having a look at the 95’s roots and why it became so popular. The visual design of the Air Max 95 was created by Sergio Lozano, he based the design on the human anatomy. The spine of the shoe resembling the human spine and the materials intended to represent skin, ribs and tendons. The Air Max 95 was the first pair in the line to... Read More

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Friday Feeling – The Wackiest of Wimbledon Fashion

The time for tennis, strawberries and flying ants has come again with Wimbledon in full swing, so buckle up because today we are taking a look at some of the most tragic and controversial outfits in Wimbledon history. The Wimbledon Tennis Club is famous for it’s strict all white dress code… players who want to add a splash of colour can only have one centimetre of trim around the neckline or cuff, but this hasn’t stopped them pushing their luck and causing controversy with their court attire over the years. When... Read More

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Friday Feeling – The Adidas Yung-1 – A Retro Classic Reborn

Dropping 21st June 2018, the long-awaited Yung-1 by Adidas is a huge nod to sportswear circa the early 90s and we are loving it… a modern take on this year’s beloved dad sneaker trend, the upper is a contemporary update on the cherished 1997 Falcon Dorf. This captivating shoe features a layered Falcon Dorf mesh upper with reconstructed tongue, imprinted with Trefoil branding. The shoe comes in a bold hi-res orange and a distinctly 90s red, navy and off white colourway. While the red, navy and off white accentuates the retro... Read More

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Flashback Friday – The History of Nike

Today we are taking a look into the history of Nike and how it became one of the biggest, most well-known sportswear clothing companies of today, born all from the back of a car. First up, a bit about Nike’s heritage… Nike, pronounced ‘Ni-key’, is the winged goddess of victory according to ancient Greek mythology. She sat at the side of Zeus, the ruler of the Olympic pantheon, in Olympus. A mystical presence, symbolising victorious encounters, Nike presided over history’s earliest battlefields. Fast forward to today, “Nike is the 20th century footwear that lifts the... Read More

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Flashback Friday – Best of British Brands

With the Royal Wedding fast approaching, we are delving into British sportswear heritage with some of the best British born clothing brands around. Starting with a brand most popularly known for its tennis wear… Born in 1990 and raised in the North West of England as the son of a cotton spinner, Fred Perry is a brand we all know and love. After a professional career throughout the 1930s, in which he attained world number one status, smashed Grand Slam records and enjoyed the lifestyle of a professional sportsman, Perry... Read More

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Flashback Friday – Let’s celebrate Football Shirt Day

To celebrate football shirt day we have compiled our 10 best football shirts. Football shirts have been a staple in British society with such classic kits like the 1990 England kit, 1990 Arsenal kit and the 1994 Manchester United Third kit. A lot has changed during the 25 years of the Premier League. We’re taking a trip down memory lane to remember some of the best kits to ever grace the Premier League. West Ham 1999-2001 Claret and blue is a curiously popular traditional colour scheme for football clubs. While... Read More

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Flashback Friday: Jordan Not In Jordan’s

We all know that Michael Jordan is famous for his supreme basketball skills which led him to 6 NBA championships  along with his introduction of the popular Jordan brand which has graced us with some of the most iconic styles like the Jordan 1, Jordan 3 & Jordan 11. As a sneaker fan myself I find this picture of Michael Jordan wearing a pair of Huarache’s one of the coolest pictures out there! Hope everyone has a great weekend! Remember to keep up to date with all of our social media accounts... Read More

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Nike Air Max 180: A sneaker that wears the Swoosh with pride

When it comes to iconic sneakers Nike have them in droves, their archives are bulging at the seams with retro goodness. A Natterjacks favourite is the Air Max 180 and Nike have well and truly killed it with this sublimely fresh colourway, vibrant purple accents and hints of orange sit nicely on the crisp white upper to give you that authentic retro look. We know you will like the Nike Air Max 180 just as much as we do so have a look at the Air Max 180 right now.... Read More

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Adidas Forest Hills: A 1970’s classic brought into the modern world…

We all know Adidas and we all know their legendary archive collection is simply vast. The Adidas Forest Hills  is one of the most iconic styles they have created and it’s back again and we could not be more happy here at Natterjacks. All the iconic Forest Hills details are in evidence so have a good look and get your pair right away. Forest Hills – White/Gold – £79.99 Forest Hills – White/Gold – £79.99 Forest Hills – White/Gold – £79.99 You can shop our full Adidas collection here. Remember... Read More

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Saucony: Footwear legends back on the map…

Saucony have been making premium, imaginative footwear for decades now and they have got more than enough experience to come up with the goods. As well as looking to the future Natterjacks likes to look to the past and with the Saucony Spring/Summer 18 collection, there are some stunning archive footwear on offer, you will be astounded by the sheer classic simplicity of these sneakers. We cannot begin to explain how good Saucony is looking right now so take a look at the collection below… Jazz Originals Vintage – White/Blue/Gold – £69.99... Read More

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Huf x Felix the Cat: The Cartoon legend mixes it up with streetwear giants…

One of the oldest and iconic cartoons characters in the land is Felix the Cat. A truly legendary creation that stands the test of time and transcends trends. In collaboration with Huf we see some iconic Felix the Cat artwork adorning key pieces that you can wear every day. The Huf x Felix the Cat collection is strictly limited so get your hands on it whilst you can… Triple Triangle T-shirt – £44.99 Slides – £44.99 Satin Jacket Black – £119.99 You can shop our full Huf x Felix the Cat... Read More

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Nike SB: A Supa remastering…

To celebrate 15 years of the Nike SB Dunk, the street giants have made a series of Dunk Hi’s, re-tuned and refined from their twin Dunk lows that were released in 2002. The fourth instalment see’s the Dunk Hi Supa step forward, a New York city inspired colourway from Danny Supa himself. This ‘retro’ release is sure to be a hit with fans and collectors of the Nike SB Dunk’s. With a ‘Safety Orange/Hyper Blue’ colour way, this shoe was inspired by Danny Supa’s hometown and favourite teams. A crisp... Read More

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Autumn Footwear – Top 10 Picks

With the nights drawing in and the Autumn weather creeping up on us, it’s time to step up your seasonal shoe game. This year has seen some serious fire dropped from the likes of Nike, Vans, Adidas and Reebok; so we’ve compiled a list of our top 10 shoes we think you should be copping this season. 10. Vans Old Skool – Black/Pewter The Old Skool silhouette has always been an iconic shape, from the sidestripe right down to the waffle sole, and the turn of the seasons sees a... Read More

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Nike Air Max 1 Jewel Black Silver

Dropping at 8am on Thursday 24th August, this polished shoe is not to be slept on… The Air Max 1 has long been an iconic silhouette from Nike, and this year the shoe has hurtled into the limelight with an array of new colourways being released as part of the much celebrated Jewel pack. A full monochromatic look envelopes the shoe, with soft leather uppers extending around the shoe, it’s got that premium feel that we’ve come to expect from Nike. The unique selling point of this shoe, as hinted... Read More

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Nike Air Max 1 Premium Jewel University Blue

Dropping at 8AM on Thursday 13th July 2017, we present the Nike Air Max 1 Premium Jewel University Blue. In classic Air Max fashion, this sleek number values both comfort, as well as style. Part of the Jewel collection, the shoe is designed to represent that ‘walking on air’ feeling closely assimilated with the Air Max legacy. A translucent outsole compliments the white leather upper, whilst the shouts of light blue on the swoosh and Air Max bubble are a nod to clouds in the sky. Keep an eye on... Read More

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Nike Sock Dart

The Sock Dart was originally produced in the mid-2000s to mark the 20th anniversary of its predecessor, the Sock Racer. Nike tasked its elite HTM design team to create the Sock Dart, this elite team consisted of three of the most influential footwear designers of the past 14 years, Hiroshi Fujiwara, Tinker Hatfield and Mark Parker, by creating the Sock Dart, they created a sneaker that was well ahead of its time using a digitally knit textile and a Zoom Moire sole, the kicks were also the first Nike silhouette to incorporate the Nike Plus... Read More


Nike Sock Dart SE – Racer Blue & Crimson

The Nike Sock Dart SE‘s in black and hasta nearly broke the internet when they dropped earlier this year and the silhouette is back in a couple of vibrant colourways for the summer. Coming in a fruity total crimson and a sporty racer blue, the new colourways of the Sock Dart SE will be available to buy tomorrow morning from 8am online and 9am in-store. Staying true to the original Sock Dart design, these new iterations keep the same fine-knit mesh construction and are finished with the classic adjustable synthetic strap.... Read More


Pretty Fly for a Mayfly

After 3 long years of waiting, the Nike Mayfly Woven is back in array of colourways. Back in the OG colourways, we’ll have the  bronze, tumbled grey and the all new black available to buy online tomorrow from 8am and in-store from 9am when we open. This silhouette was a big hit when it first arrived a few years ago, and we’re expecting big things again from one of the hottest shoes of the summer. The Mayfly Woven features a suede upper with a woven moccasin detailing, making it a... Read More


adidas Tubular Doom – “Triple Black”

It’s back in black, triple black. The adidas Tubular Doom is one of the hottest silhouettes we’ve seen this year and they’re as comfortable as anything. They say everything looks good in black, and the Tubular Doom is no exception. The reflective suede and neoprene uppers, hi-cut and structural overlays along with the ribbed midsole all look great painted a devilish shade of black. And, we couldn’t possibly forget about the jet black Tubular sole that finishes this bad-boy. The release date for this she is Saturday the 16th of April... Read More


Nike Sock Dart | 3 Colourways

One of our favourite ever, and undoubtedly the most comfortable of all the Nike silhouettes is the Nike Sock Dart. The clue is in the same, wearing a pair of these bad boys is like wearing a pair of socks and we’re super stoked that Nike have re-released these 10 years after they dropped them originally.  The shoe originated from the Sock Racer silhouette and the re-release riffs on Hiroshi Fujiwara’s fragment design in 3 sick colourways. Coming in a choice of red, navy & grey, the Sock Dart features... Read More

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Natterjacks x The Grime Report | Top 10 Trainers

We had the pleasure of letting our friends at The Grime Report come in and shoot an episode of their famous ‘Trainer Game’ in one of our stores on Fife Road. We got Harry to show off his favourite 10 (or 20) shoes including the Nike Cortez, Asics ‘Valentine’s Day’ Pack and Adidas EQT runner. Check the video out below:


The Return of the “Shady Milkman”

Nike dropped the Air Presto “Blackout” earlier this year, marking the re-release of one of our favourite ever Nike silhouettes. The Presto has been given an OG colourway re-release of the old “Shady Milkman” rendition from the 2000 advertising. The “Shady Milkman” Prestos feature a heather upper along with bright yellow accents on the lacing system, toe and rubber outsole with blue tones on the lining, laces and midsole. These Presto’s will be on-sale here from 8am tomorrow morning.


Hey Presto

Originally released in the year 2000, the Nike Air Presto was the original t-shirt shoe. The sizes came in t-shirt sizes (XS to XXL) and it provided t-shirt like comfort, it was a completely original shoe and is one we’re happy to see back 16 years later. The Presto is famous for its sock construction and stretchy upper and midfoot overlays which intergrate with the laces to give you all the support you’ll need. The first drop we have this season is the hallowed “triple black” which comes with all... Read More


Nike Air Jordan 6 Retro “Maroon”

Christmas has come extra early this year! it’s only the first week of December and Father Christmas has been to Natterjacks and dropped off a fresh Retro remastered release of the Air Jordan 6 in Maroon. The Jordan remaster initiative started earlier in the spring and throughout the year we’ve had enhanced classics with updated colours, cushioning and materials. The ‘Maroon’ version of the Jordan 6 is set to drop tomorrow at 9am and features a premium leather upper, an icy outsole and a Nike Air heel logo as well... Read More

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Mid-Season Sale – Top 10

With Christmas around the corner and every sneakerhead looking to pick up a bargain in time, we’ve decided to slash the price on a number of quality shoes from the likes of Nike, Saucony, Reebok, Puma & Le Coq Sportif. Below is a list of the top 10 bargains that you’ll find in our footwear sale category including a Nike Air Huarache Light and a Jordan Future. Click on the images to see the shoes in more detail. 1) Nike Air Max 90 WR – Was £104.99. Now £52.50 2) Nike... Read More


Nike Air Huarache Utility in All Black

Nothing causes quite as much as hype as a big Huarache drop and this is one of the biggest releases we’ve had this year, the Nike Air Huarache Utility. This edition of the Huarache is part of the Unity Pack and is an upgraded version of the low-top that has some updated spec to go along with the typical neoprene bootie and mesh construction. This revamped version is accented with small white dots and has an updated higher traction outsole along with flywire support and a TPU heel support structure.... Read More

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Vintage Nike Windrunner Sale

Every couple of years there’s always one staple winter jacket that makes a comeback again and again, you can never keep the Nike windrunner down. Originally released in 1978, this versatile running jacket instantly became the face of Nike and was popular beyond belief due to its water repellent overlay, breathability and sleek styling. Now seen as a ‘vintage’ jacket, the Nike windrunner is now at the tender age of 37 but still looks as good as it ever has. As we have over 30 styles and colours to choose... Read More


Winter is Coming…

Winter is coming, especially as far as Nike are concerned. This week they’ve released some of the toughest no nonsense leather shoes in preparation for a harsher climate. We might be having a bit of an Indian summer at the moment, but the all black Nike Air Max 95 Sneakerboot and Nike Air Max 90 Mid Winter are well built for the upcoming season. Check out all the Nike winter releases here.


Sale // 20% Off All Nike Air Stab Colours

We’ve taken 20% off one of our favourite Nike shoes, the Nike Air Stab. Originally released in the 80’s, the Air Stab revamped the iconic air unit and changed the game in terms of style and personality. We have 5 delicious colourways to choose from, just click on the images to check each colour out.    


Wolf Grey Huarache Low

The latest edition of the Huarache low has landed on our doorstep and it’s in an exciting Wolf grey, White and Black colourway. This is our third instalment of the Air Trainer Huarache Low after the black and white and scream green colourways dropped earlier in the summer. This version of the newly crafted Air Huarache Trainer has a wolf grey upper made of suede and neoprane with black hints and sits on a white midsole. Click here or on any of the images below to see it up close.... Read More


Restock: Triple Black Huarache

The hottest shoes of the summer have undoubtedly been the all black Nike Huarache, the sleekest colourway in one of Nike’s most popular signature shoes. This reinvention has been incredibly popular since it first dropped and we’ve been hotly anticipating the triple black coming back into stock.  We’ve got good news! We finally have them back in stock and we guarantee they won’t be hanging around for long. The all black edition of the Huarache is the same as the Huarache you know and love with the neoprene and black... Read More

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Champion A/W 15 Lookbook

Champion have been making premium sports and athletic clothing for nearly a century and have come to be the epitome of sportswear, holding its own against the big boys like Nike, Adidas and Puma. Throughout the 1980’s Champion became synonymous with music and culture and was adopted by many of the indie bands in the early 90’s, although they stayed true to their sports heritage, sponsoring NBA teams as well the American basketball team. We’ve always been big fans of Champion and it probably sounds wrong, but we’ve been itching... Read More


Nike Air Force 1 ‘Independence Day’ Release

It’s Independence Day tomorrow and I don’t mean the Will Smith movie, we want to wish a happy July 4th to all of our friends the other side of the pond! The 4th of July is not only a national holiday it’s also traditionally a big day for sneakers. Over the last few years we’ve had some impressive American themed shoes online and in store celebrating the declaration of independence with swagger. Not to disappoint any of you, we have another exclusive release this year and we’re super excited about it.... Read More


The Classic Cortez

We all know how famous Nike are for their staples – the Air Max 90, the dunk, the air force 1. Well we’ve had a restock of another of Nike’s most famous staples and a track shoe pioneer since 1972, the Nike Classic Cortez. The Nike Cortez was the brainchild of US track coach Bill Bowerman in the early 70’s who wanted to create a running shoe that combined both comfort and durability. The Cortez is a shoe that you can run in forever but your feet won’t hate you... Read More

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Nike Air Jordan Spizike

2015 sees the celebration of Jordan’s 30th year making fine sneakers and this Spizike commemorates that fact in fine style. From the elephant print uppers to the oreo-esque colourway this kick pays homage to the favourites we’ve seen come and go in the past. So, take a peek and see what you think of the Jordan Spizike. CLICK THE IMAGE TO PURCHASE THE SNEAKER So, what do you think of those?!  The Jordan brand just keeps getting stronger every day and with a heritage that spans 3 decades it’s easy... Read More

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Footwear picks for this Spring

I think it is fair to say that when it comes to keeping things looking sharp people will always go for footwear first. When it comes to picking the right pair of kicks it can be a minefield but we do all we can at Natterjacks to help you get the right thing and that’s what I hope to do with this blog. So, have a peek at what’s down below and see what you think.  I reckon there will be something you really like! Asics GT-II Burgundy Saucony Grid... Read More

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Nike Huarache NM – What do you think?

One of the biggest kicks of the last few years is the Nike Air Huarache, it has hit the highs and beyond and I’m sure you all know that already? A new take is with us now and I thought you’d like a peek. The Nike Air Huarache has gone from strength to strength over the years…  It has evolved into a myriad of different things but it has always remained true to its roots and that shows through with every new release. Here we have the Huarache NM which is... Read More

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Nike Air Max 90 ‘Mono-Tone’

The Nike Air Max 90 is a sneaker that needs no introduction or lengthy prologue, it is a legendary piece of footwear. A mono-tone colourway suits every sneaker and the Nike Air Max90 is no exception so check these out! A legendary silhouette that ticks every box. The evergreen Air Max 90 comes in 2 knock-out mono-tone colourways and I urge you to add these to your collection right now. Click the image to buy the kicks…   So, a great silhouette in a great colourway?!  Job done… As always... Read More