Sneakers are a staple of modern male fashion. If you are ready to take your sneaker game to another level, you should try to add these 5 sneakers to your collection as soon as they drop in 2016. But you may have to haunt the Carhartt store, Crooks n Castles, and the best underground sneakers store you know to find these blazing hot kicks.
1. Adidas Tubular X Primeknit Duo
Adidas has struck gold with the Adidas Tubular X Primeknit Duo. This Adidas originals product with its granite and green colorways and reptilian theme prime-knit upper and a tubular sole has the hoops-mad public lining up for this innovative new shoe. Whether it’s the croc effect detailing on the cage, the matching tonal laces, or the iconic Black/Carbon and Vintage White primary colors, everyone wants it. This sneaker is lightweight, comfortable, durable, and stylish.
2. Air Jordan 4 OG ’89 White Cement
Easily one of the most anticipated launches in 2016, this legendary sneaker has been updated to add even more comfort, support, and style. If you’re ready to step up your sneaker game, then you’ve got to get this one. Featuring the coveted Nike Air on the heel, this is the shoe MJ wore during the 198-89 season. Whether you are going to the hole or just to hang out with the crew, this is the shoe you want. For 16 years sneakerheads have been begging for a re-release of this classic. Get it before it’s gone.
3. Adidas Yeezy Boost
These sneakers are really not for playing ball. This is a lifestyle shoe that real ballers will want to wear when they want to put their best foot forward. The Yeezy Boost reflects the avant garde fashion sense of hip hop artist Kanye West. The shoe was created through a collaboration between Adidas and West and New Yorkers can reserve a pair by using the Adidas Confirmed app available through Google Play and the App store or and pick them up in select stores when they are released on February 13th.
4. Under Armour Curry 2 All Star
One of the best looking, most complete basketball sneakers to come on the market today is Under Armour’s Curry 2 All Star. It seems to mold itself to the wear’s foot. Plus the uncompromising craftsmanship of its creators is evident to anyone that sees or wears it. The basketball-mad public is waiting with baited breath for All-Star Weekend when they will be able to get it on their feet. Basketball fans have not anticipated a shoe this much since Air Jordan was unleashed on the hoops loving public.
5. Air Jordan X OVO Black
Michael Jordan and Nike collaboration has done it again. This time they have enlisted the help of Drake, arguably one of the hottest rappers in the game. The result is as sneaker that many of Drake’s female fans will want to buy for their men. Premium leather covered by a sleek black finish combined with a faded sole, makes this sneaker tough to beat. Plus it fits well, has support in all the right places, and will be an instant classic. This sneaker is sure to sell out when it hit the market on February 13. Good luck trying to find a pair.
Everyone wants to be the first one on their block to own a pair. While they may not improve your hoops game, it can definitely upgrade your shoe game. These are the hottest sneaker brands and you’re challenge is to find the best sneaker shop to buy them. Good luck with that.