Salehe Bembury and ANTA's SB-02 and SB-01 Stand Atop This Week's Best Footwear Drops

It’s the last week of January, and the world’s biggest footwear brands are sending the first month of 2021 off with a flourish. This week’s release slate is one of the more varied in recent memory, ranging from Salehe Bembury‘s ANTA collaborations to a new chapter for the

The latest edition of Sole Mates saw Blondey chat with HYPEBEAST about his fifth and final adidas Superstar collaboration, his history with the model and what he’ll be up to next. We also provided closer looks at CLOT’s Air Jordan 14 Low and Air Jordan 35 collaborations plus Melting Sadness and adidas’ Superstar. Lastly, we paid a visit to SNIPES’ new Brooklyn store and checked out its “Dunks Since 1985” pop-up museum.

As always, there was plenty to be seen and heard on the Nike Dunk front. An eBay Dunk-like Dunk Low “Free.99” appeared in both white and black colorways, and though it may be the dead of winter autumnal color palattes had quite a moment: the Dunk High appeared in both “Dark Curry” and “Dark Russet,” the SB Dunk High showed up in “Baroque Brown” and the Dunk Low received a “Medium Curry” makeover. Rounding things off in the world of Dunk was a first look at an UNDERCOVER collaboration and a sporty Dunk Low “College Navy.”

sacai and Nike made a considerable amount of noise as well, paring with Jean Paul Gaultier’s couture department for a high-cut, moccasin-like take on the Vaporwaffle and showing off two forthcoming colorways of a Blazer Low collaboration. In the world of hoop shoes, J. Cole and