From the ground up

Starting with 1998’s Air Max Plus as a blueprint, Nike has created the Nike Air Max Jewell for Air Max Day 2017.

Only the second ever women’s-only model in the Air Max range, the silhouette is a pared-down version of the Plus, featuring a more palatable and sleek design. The shoe’s predominantly mesh upper is balanced out by glossy, patent leather panels on the toe and heel, all riding on a classic Air Max heel bubble.

All in all, the simplistic design is a surefire win for entry-level sneakerheads, and sets a strong foundation for future colorways and collaborations.

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