Nike is opening a pop-up soccer-themed store in Chicago. Nike x St.
Alfred, which opens on April 15, is collaboration with St. Alfred, an
indie boutique down the street known for its edgy streetwear and
The temporary shop, expected to be around through July, is devoted to
the World Cup with soccer apparel and footwear from Nike as well as
soccer jerseys designed by St. Alfred, according to www.chicagonow.com.
The store also features artwork by local
artists. For this month, Cody Hudson created a funky geometric mural
that covers the gymnasium-style bleachers along one wall. He also
created five graphic designs that you can customize the colors of and
have printed on a T-shirt with the help of a staffer.