Welcome back to Weekly Update, a weekly blogpost every Sunday with streetwear and fashion news, upcoming releases as well as a list of sales / offers. At the end of each Weekly update I will highlight an outfit of the week from one of you guys! Let me know your thoughts on this series by sending me a message on Instagram or Email.
StockX COVID-19 Update
Last week, StockX laid off 12% of its staff. This week it's being reported that seven employees have tested positive for COVID-19. StockX took to Twitter that they're taking "extensive measures to ensure the safety" of their employees while keeping their business up and running during the pandemic.
In other news, StockX is doing a charity raffle to raise money in support of the COVID-19 Solidarity Respond Fund for the WHO. You can win a pair of Eminem Carhartt Jordan 4s, Dr Woo Converse samples, athlete signed accessories, clothes, shoes and artwork amongst lots of other items by placing a $10 donation on whichever item you want for a chance to win. The charity raffle is now live and will end on May 11th.
Space Jam Sequel Announced
After teasing a potential sequel to the original Space Jam (1996) in 2016, Lebron James now revealed the title of the upcoming sequel. While the first movie featured Michael Jordan teaming up with Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes, this time around it will be Lebron James. "Space Jam - A New Legacy" is expected to be released on July 2021.
Drake drops a new mixtape
Drake has dropped a surprise mixtape. Titled "Dark Lane Demo Tapes" the mixtape consists of 14 tracks with features of Chris Brown, Future, Young Thug, Playboi Carti, Giveon, Fivio Foreign and Sosa Geek. According to Drake, the mixtape is a teaser for his upcoming full-lenght album.
Sean Wotherspoon x adidas Superstar Teaser
Sean Wotherspoon has recently teased his upcoming adidas Originals Superstar collaboration. Wotherspoon posted a close up shot of an early sample on Instagram. The sample features white leather upper with pink and light blue details as well as an off white shell toe. The upper also features a variety of of colorful floral embroidery and an embroidered depiction of the Earth on the tongue. Since this is an early sample, the official version will most likely look different. Stay tuned for updates!
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One of the most iconic sneakers of all time. Can’t believe I have had the opportunity to leave my mark on the Superstar. This is still an early sample so a lot will be different on the next pair I show you, I’m just really anxious to start showing these off haha @adidasoriginals 🌏♻️
Please note that due to the ongoing situation caused by COVID-19, releases may be postponed or rescheduled.
Nike Pure Platinum Pack
The recently released Nike Pure Platinum Pack comes in a beautiful white, cream and grey color scheme, which is perfect for summer! All models are still available as of now - treat yourself with a new pair of sneakers!
Nike Air Jordan 5 'Fire Red'
Return of a classic! The Air Jordan 5 "Fire Red" will be released on May 2nd at selected retailers worldwide.
adidas x Craig Green
Jordan 1 'Game Royal'
Another Jordan 1 colorway is on the way! The Air Jordan 1 OG High "Game Royal" is set to release on May 9th at Nike and selected retailers.
Sales & Offers
LN-CC: 30% off selected products (Valid until May 3rd)
Base Blu: Up to 50% off selected SS20 items (Starts May 4th)
43einhalb: 25% off sale (Valid until May 3rd)
END Clothing: Up to 50% off (SALE)
ASOS: Up to 70% off
Breuninger: 20% off selected items
Outfit of the Week
If you want to be featured, use the hashtag #jaadieeootw on Instagram :)