For us, basketball is life. And when the game is played hard, with hustle and heart, the court resembles a battlefield: Blood, sweat and tears. K1X’ new Capsule Collection is a “high-5″ to the unifying power of sports. Think about it, what sense does it make to fight for world peace, when you can play [...]
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Just in time for the Oktoberfest 2012, K1X presents the highly anticipated POACHER SERIES. The release is scheduled for Saturday, September 15th 2012 – one week prior to the start of the infamous Oktoberfest and just in time for those still in search for the right “Wiesn” outfit. Stay tuned for a closer look…
After introducing you to our DCAC Batik edition and showing you the behind-the-scenes video, here’s part 3 of our *folorunsho colaboration: The LION BASE book. LION BASE is a documentary photo book that illustrates the creation process – and gives a revealing glimpse into the lives of the LION BASE crew – consisting of 20 [...]
After the great success of K1X’s initial DCAC Sierra Leone series in 2011, K1Xclusive is ready to take this unique collaboration – between a young African artist collective, the *folorunsho project and basketball brand K1X – to the next level… This Saturday, May 5th 2012, COLETTE will exclusively release this outstanding pack that has made [...]
Limited units, exclusively available at the K1X flagship store in NYC (Lafayette Street, SoHo).
K1Xclusive Fall/Winter 2011/12 proudly presents: The Mask Pack by K1X. Centerpiece of the pack is the iconic mask design, which was introduced in our “Baloncesto“ collection (fall 2010). The mask is a nifty hybrid that blends together a basketball and a Mexican wrestling mask. That in itself illustrates what our basketball inspired streetwear label is [...]
K1Xclusive Fall/Winter 2011/12 proudly presents: The Shoot & Score pack by K1X. Centerpiece of the pack is the Shoot & Score Logo, an homage to K1X‘ “winner-stays“ attitude and basketball‘s most fundamental skills: shoot and score. The design is an abstract visualization of a ballplayer‘s genuine drive: shoot and score. The Shoot & Score Pack [...]
We are proud to announce the release of an exclusive new boot silhouette, featuring sneaker characteristics – the “K1X State”. To celebrate the release of these premium leather kicks, we have launched a limited edition that will only be available at the our new flagship store in SoHo, New York. The special edition includes the [...]
Meet our brand new Oktoberfest Tee – limited to 100 units. Fresh like a liter of Augustiner beer – and howegrown like yours truly. Prost!
After previously presenting the Le Dünk Pack (apparel) and the Decade Pack (footwear), we are now about to release the third pack of our highly anticipated K1Xclusive Spring 2011 line: The Sierra Leone DCAC limited edition pack. For this project we have combined all ingredients for an outstanding footwear project: a unique story, maximum exclusiveness, [...]
K1X has worked on some brow raising projects lately. The 4-E basketball design project (feat. Marok, Frank 151 Feat. Stay High 149, Bill McMullen & Mode2), the footwear design co-op with vanguard German fashion designer Patrick Mohr or our cinematic tribute to NYC basketball featuring Pete Rock and Red Cafe for example. We will continue [...]
The smallest dude in the league always knew “You can’t teach heart”. That’s why we dedicated the fourth and final tee of our limited edition PLAY HARD ICONS series to him. Get the Lil Pee Gee Tee at selected retailers now!
Today’s part of the limited PLAY HARD ICONS series is the “Lil Stilt Tee”. Black like the “little black book”. The man who claimed to have slept with over 20,000 women was also quite a player on the court. On both coasts. Pick it up at Kickz.com or at selected retailers now!
It’s time for the second t-shirt of our exclusive series we did with Lil Thugs (Paris). Today’s choice is the “Lil Manchild Tee”. His dunks always had extra mustard on top. In the 90ies, he reigned supreme when it came to above-the-rim-action. All types of action, actually… You can win this very limited edition shirt [...]
Today were are bringing back a classic like 2K will bring back Mike from ’84. The Chiefglider was our first basketball shoe and with A-grades from SOLE Collector magazine (amongst others) definitely left its mark on the sneaker scene. Now we literally went to the other side of the world to get you the last [...]
to celebrate our bavarian heritage, we have decided to launch a shoe dedicated to the legendary oktoberfest. the “wies’n” (as the world’s biggest folk festival is called in bavaria), like k1x, is an invention straight outta munich city. prince ludwig started the tradition in 1810 to celebrate a wedding. must have been important. the damn [...]