Release Reminder: Nike LeBron XI Forging Iron w/ New Pics »

Nov 13, 2013 at 1:05 pm | launch-datelebron-xishoes

The “Forging Iron” Nike LeBron 11 acts as a metaphor for LeBron James. The craft requires a precise application of force and fire to achieve strength. Accuracy under pressure when the temperature is at its peak ties into LeBron’s recent on-court success. Colors used on the shoe are a unique blend taken from the metal’s […]

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NIKEiD LeBron XI Forging Iron Option Goes Live. Chroma still out. »

Nov 8, 2013 at 3:10 pm | lebron-xishoes

Two days ago we previewed the Forging Iron option using a couple of NIKEiD LeBron XI samples and boom… it went live the very next day. Talk about good timing! Good news that the new option doesn’t increase the price, not on the NDC U.S. at least, so it’s still $250. Bad news… the Chroma […]

Preview of NIKEiD LeBron XI Forging Iron Personalization Option »

Nov 6, 2013 at 6:47 pm | lebron-xishoes

For the launch of the NIKEiD LeBron XI, Nike announced three different customization groups: Solid Colors (with speckle option), Chroma, and the Forging Iron. The last one has not been available for order yet, but even the Chroma option has been taken down recently. This means that many of the Decade of Moments concept designs […]

Nike LeBron XI (11) Forging Iron U.S. Release Date »

Nov 5, 2013 at 6:05 pm | lebron-xishoes

After numerous re-stocks in Europe, I counted at least three(!), the anticipated Forging Iron colorway of the Nike LeBron XI finally gets a U.S. release date. Officially dubbed as the Urban Orange, Light Armory Blue and Laser Orange this special LeBron 11 make up is scheduled to drop on November 14th, 2013… only two days […]

Nike Drops Forging Iron LBJ 11 All Over Europe But Forgets to Tell Anybody! »

Oct 27, 2013 at 2:40 pm | launch-datelebron-xishoes

I guess that in the world of Twitter and Instagram it’s hard to miss a major sneaker release. Turns out I was wrong. Despite the official unveiling and the announcement of the release date set in November, the Forging Iron LeBron XI has been released today at both and accounts in Europe. To […]

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Official Unveiling of LEBRON 11 Forging Iron That Drops Next Month »

Oct 22, 2013 at 12:55 pm | lebron-xishoes

After several unofficial looks, it’s time for Nike’s official unveiling of the Nike LeBron XI “Forging Iron”. Before the season starts, the heat is already on. Nike pays tribute to the process that forms iron with the LEBRON 11 Forging Iron colorway. Its unique blend of colors is taken from the molten metal’s metamorphosis. The […]

New Look at “Forging Iron” LeBron XI and Its Sick Packaging! »

Oct 21, 2013 at 12:28 pm | lebron-xishoes

If last year’s LeBron X was to represent the 10 years the pressure generated by the diamond, then LeBron XI would symbolize the force needed to forge a more indestructible steel, body and determination. The “Forging Iron” version comes with a very beautiful magnet box that looks like a wrought-iron furnace. The Nike LeBron XI […]

A Sizzling Look at Nike LeBron XI “Forging Iron” »

Oct 17, 2013 at 4:50 am | lebron-xishoes

The Big Bang-esque colorway of the Nike LeBron XI, that broke the news yesterday, is actually called Forging Iron, which is consistent with the general inspiration behind the LEBRON 11. However, others like long7 who’s provided this brand new look, call these Preheat… indicating that the shoes take from LeBron’s history before he joined forces […]

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