ALPHAPROJECT’s Nike Jump vs. Jason Petrie’s LeBron 13 »

Sep 30, 2015 at 9:51 am | lebron-xiiishoes

Before Jason Petrie joined forces with Nike and long before he was made the lead designed on Nike LeBron shoes he went by ALPHAPROJECT, which was also his handle on NikeTalk. Petrie used to go side by side with LeBron James doing the unveilings, interviews, and commercials, however, 3 years ago in a moment of […]

The Petrie Era: Evolution of NIKE LEBRON VII-XI by SN Select »

Aug 26, 2013 at 5:58 pm | lebron-xishoes

We are steadily approaching the launch of LeBron James’ 11th signature sneaker. That’s a pretty good amount of signature models, trailing only you know who, and that isn’t even counting his secondary Soldier series nor his Asia exclusives like Ambassadors and ST Lows. The LeBron line took off for good and gained mass appeal along […]

Nike LeBron 8 “Miami Nights” were in fact Designed for Los Angeles! »

Jul 19, 2012 at 5:38 am | lebron-viiishoes

When Nike released the Miami Nights colorway of the LeBron 8 Low last summer, sneakerheads went crazy trying to get a pair having in mind what had happened with the South Beach 8’s a couple of months earlier. Jason Petrie has recently explained that we shouldn’t call them Miami Nights, which was reserved for the […]

Meet the Best Technology with LeBron 9 P.S. Elite Design Samples »

May 26, 2012 at 2:29 pm | lebron-ixshoes

In person, the Elite Series kicks are impressive but also understated. Black or white and sprinkled with gold, the shoes stay true original intent of the regular model-with a few notable improvements. Of course, a super nice colorway might cause campouts, sellouts and general craziness, but it’s the technology behind these shoes that makes them […]

Jason Petrie Shows Us His Nike Office View Today Full of Samples »

Mar 22, 2012 at 6:21 pm | lebron-viiishoes

Jason Petrie has just tweeted his office view from earlier today at Nike World Headquarters. The image gives us a sneak peak at the LeBron James shoes designer’s previous works including the Nike Air Max STAT, and unreleased models of the Nike LeBron VII and Nike LeBron 8 V/2 Low among other kicks. There’s a […]

New LeBron 9 iD Builds by Jason Petrie: Space Jam, Suns and More »

Feb 13, 2012 at 1:22 pm | lebron-ixshoes

Jason Petrie – the lead designer on all things LeBron at Nike – has shared a couple of his own builds for the Nike LeBron 9 iD. Yesterday he previewed his Home and Away Dunkman styles, but the new builds are just as hot. Today’s colorways include a “Space Jam” make up and a Phoenix […]

Jason Petrie Unveils Unreleased Nike LeBron 8 “Miami Nights” Mid »

Jan 23, 2012 at 6:38 pm | lebron-viiishoes

Jason Petrie has just posted yet another sample colorway from his vault of Nike LeBron sneakers. This time it’s the Nike LeBron 8 V/2 in a very familiar colorway… the so-called Miami Nights or Flamingos, which he probably would have preferred. According to JP, the concept for these Miami inspired kicks, which were released as […]

Unreleased LeBron VII Sample Inspired by “Fortune” Cover »

Jan 9, 2012 at 5:23 pm | lebron-viishoes

Designer of the Nike LeBron VII, 8, and 9, Jason Petrie has just posted yet another unreleased version of the Nike Air Max LeBron VII on his Twitter account. The colorway of the never-before-seen LBJ7, which is still almost impossible to count these days, was inspired by a cover of Fortune Magazine, which King James […]