NIke’s Huaraches usually have flimsy uppers to keep them light and form fitting. Not the new Huarache Utility, which has a thick nylon upper and a fused mudguard while retaining the sock-like fit. The Premium version has a glow-in-the-dark mudguard.
This proof-of-concept running shoe has a 3D printed midsole. Adidas envisions that someday you can go into a shoe store, use a scanner and walk out with shoes that are customized to your feet. In concept form though, its outsole looks like it’s customized to last five minutes.
Nike modded its classic running shoe with hiking boot features for the upcoming winter. The Air Max 90 Utility has a water-repellent upper, an inner sock and toothed outsole. Available in five colorways.
Part of the capsule collection by Adidas Originals and Japanese clothing brand Neighborhood, this hybrid shoe is a mix between the Superstar and a hiking boot. Available in light brown/brown or all black.
Three of Nike’s most popular models will be available with fleece uppers exclusively on NikeiD: the bestselling Roshe One, the resurgent Air Huarache Run and the hit women’s shoe Juvenate. Drops 8/27.
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