Brand: KAWS x sacai x Nike

Model: Blazer Low

Release Date: December 1

Price: TBC

Buy: Online at Nike SNKRS

Editor's Notes: Everybody has their favorite Nike silhouette, even artists and retailers. Supreme has taken a strong liking to the Air Force 1 over the years, as have CLOT and Matthew Williams through ALYX, while atmos are best known for its takes on the Air Max 1.

Over the past year, sacai has shown a great appreciation of the humble Blazer, specifically the low-top version of the 1972 basketball classic.

With a rollout best described as a slow drip-feed, sacai's (several) takes on the Blazer Low has given new life to the sneaker, which enjoyed an extended period as the it-silhouette of the early 2010s in its ankle-length form.

Nike and sacai have a knack for reviving archival silhouettes and making them more desirable than ever. In recent years, they've delivered some of the most hyped releases in the annual schedule and dominated the secondary market with the double-everything LDWaffle, VaporWaffle, and Blazer Mid.

So far, we've seen a variation of colorways of the duo's team up, including white and orange, and grey and green.

As we've seen with the LDWaffle, sacai often feels that a two-way creative project isn't enough. This stands true with the Blazer Low, which KAWS has also taken a hand to. Images leaked earlier this year following the announcement of KAWS and sacai's inaugural collaborative collection showed three colorways – red, blue, and beige – which have been whetting the appetite of fans every since.

Now that official images have been released the sneaker's layered aesthetic is visible in all of its avant-garde glory. A mix of several shades of blue, green, pink, and yellow make up the Blazer's upper, creating a look straight out of a box of Fuzzy Felt.

​​To stay updated on everything happening in the sneaker world, check out the best sneakers to add to your rotation this week, follow @highsnobietysneakers on Instagram, and sign up to our newsletter for early access to the best drops sent straight to your inbox.

We Recommend
  • WSR main dec 13 2
    From Stüssy to KAWS, Shop This Week’s Best Sneaker Releases
    • Sneakers
  • travis scott air jordan 1 low black olive
    Another Travis Scott x Jordan 1 Low Has Entered the Chat
    • Sneakers
  • sacai nike magmascape
    sacai's Nike Footscapes Are Filled With Magma (Air Magma, That Is)
    • Sneakers
  • zion williamson jordan 1 low voodoo alternate
    The Zion Williamson x Jordan 1 Low Just Got Better
    • Sneakers
  • Nike & sacai are joined by Jean Paul Gaultier for its latest Waffle sneaker.
    Jean Paul Gaultier, Nike & sacai Are Back on Waffle Duties
    • Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety
What To Read Next
  • Arcteryx's logo on a store in Shanghai
    Inside the Arc'teryx Museum, Where GORE-TEX Jackets Are Art
    • Style
  • itzy x coke
    The Next K-wave is Rising. Are You Ready?
    • Culture
  • Lil Nas X holding Coach handbag in a pastel fantasy world
    Find Your Courage with Coach: imma and Lil Nas X Power Up in Level 1
    • Style
    • sponsored
  • Heliot Emil x Alpinestars
    HELIOT EMIL Wants You to Wear Protection (EXCLUSIVE)
    • Style
  • GAP spring campaign featuring dancers and tyla moving in linen collection
    Tyla & Jungle Bridge the GAP Between Contemporary Art Forms and Everlasting Essentials
    • Style
  • WSR main Feb week 5
    From Nike to Salomon, Browse This Week’s Best Sneaker Releases
    • Sneakers
*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titel Media GmbH (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titel Media GmbH strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titel Media GmbH tests, remediates and maintains the Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.