Kyrie Irving and sneaker boutique Concepts will be releasing a special collaboration on his new Nike Kyrie 5 model.
This Nike Kyrie 5 is inspired by Kyrie’s Hamsa hand tattoo. Its Sandy Beige upper nods to the age of Ancient Egypt and pyramids, while having a chiseled Grey Swoosh, Red tongue to represent the nose of the Sphinx before it decayed, atop a Purple sole that represents the sunset against the pyramids. Dual branding on the tongue shroud, along with Egyptian hieroglyphs on each heel completes the design.
Dubbed the Concepts x Nike Kyrie 5 Ikhet, the colorway is inspired by Kyrie’s Hamsa tattoo seen on his hand. The shoe features a Sandy Beige upper which is meant to represent the age of Ancient Egypt and pyramids. Some of the finer details include a chiseled grey Swoosh, a red tongue to represent the nose of the Sphinx before it decayed, and a purple sole that represents the sunset against the pyramids. Final touches include dual branding on the tongue and Egyptian hieroglyphs on each heel.
We’re approaching the end of the Kyrie 4‘s wildly impressive run, and it looks like Nike is finishing it off strong with an upcoming Halloween edition that features a black Swoosh logo dipped in green slime. In addition to that hair-raising detail, Nike adds a similar effect to the Kyrie Irving logo on the tongue as well as the rubber outsole. We expect this to be one of several holiday-themed offerings by the brand and likely one of the last of the fourth model before the official unveiling and release of the highly anticipated Nike Kyrie 5.
Kyrie Irving‘s Nike Kyrie 4 makes a strong case as the most enjoyable signature basketball line on the market today. Designer Benjamin Nethongkome and the rest of the Nike Basketball team have created interesting colorways with clever backstories for the Boston Celtics point guard time and time again, and the latest Kyrie to join in on the fun is this new “Halloween” edition. A pitch-dark black serves as the base for bold green accents on the outsole, Kyrie tongue logo, and the midfoot Swoosh, which features a dripping green slime effect that goes all the way down to the midsole — providing a look that’s reminiscent of the graphics used in the classic Goosebumps book series.
Halloween is right around the corner, which means Nike will begin releasing several inspired-releases for the spooky holiday. One of those is the Kyrie 4, which will be available later in October.Dressed in a Black and Rage Green color scheme. This Nike Kyrie 4 features a Black-based upper paired with Green accents throughout. But the highlight of the shoe is the Black Swoosh logo dipped in Green slime as well as on the Kyrie tongue logo.
Nike Kyrie 4
Color: Black/Rage Green
Style Code: 943806-012
Release Date: October 13, 2018
Kyrie Irving’s love for cereal has poured out onto his signature shoes, and this weekend will be your first chance at getting your hands at your very own pair. In collaboration with General Mills, Nike has created three distinct colorways of the Kyrie 4 signature shoe inspired by Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Lucky Charms, and Kix – three delectable and time-honored breakfast treats. All the flavors will release this weekend exclusively through the Foot Locker House Of Hoops Mobile Trucks at the NY vs. NY Championship at Harlem’s Rucker Park at the Drew League in Los Angeles. The House Of Hoops truck will also make surprise stops in SoCal and in the Northeast throughout the weekend from August 4th through the 6th.
Part of the “Cereal Pack” for Kyrie’s fourth signature model with Nike is the ‘Kix’ edition. The sneaker is dressed in a yellow-based upper with blue accents and ‘Kix’ branding on the tongue. Release date is Aug. 11, 2018 at a retail price of $120.The kid-friendly Kyrie Kix are one of three sneakers in the Kyrie 4 cereal pack. This particular sneaker emulates the colors found on the Kix cereal box. The upper is amarillo yellow, with a light blue Nike Swoosh and midsole, and a white outsole.
Designed to match Kyrie Irving’s unpredictable playing style, the Nike Kyrie 4 enhances the fluidity of your game with excellent traction, responsive cushioning, and a locked-in feel. These basketball shoe’s are a guard’s dream, specifically built for the quick footwork and dangerous dribble moves that make Kyrie Irving so difficult to defend.Outsole curves up the sides for smooth transitions in your footwork.Micro tread offers multi-directional traction.Flywire cables lock in your foot and add support.Zoom Air heel delivers quick, responsive cushioning.
Nike Kyrie 4 Kix
Release Date: August 11, 2018
Style Number: BV0425-700