Highsnobiety
Nike

Brand: Nike

Model: Air Max 90 "Phantom"

Release Date: 2022

Buy: TBC

Editor's Notes: Another month, yet another round of restocks for Nike's new Air Force 1. I am, of course, talking about the "Panda" Dunk Low.

If you've stepped outside in the last six months, I have absolutely no doubts that you've witnessed at least ten pairs of "Panda" Dunks proudly striding by. Whether you're a fan or not, we can all admit that Nike struck gold with the original release, but after the fourth or fifth restock, the appeal has dried up.

That being said, you can't go wrong with a balanced desaturated palette – there's nothing more wearable. Although simplistic, it doesn't have to be basic, and this take on the Air Max 90 is everything but.

Your Highsnobiety privacy settings have blocked this Twitter post.

Rendered in what I'm decided to call "Elevated Panda," but dubbed "Phantom" by the Swoosh, the 90s classic pairs four tones to create a luxurious finish.

Constructed in the silhouette's staple fabrications of mesh and leather, black fills the midsole, heel, lacing portions, lining, tongue, Swoosh, and border. What truly brings this pair to life is the white, pale grey, and off-white tones that fill the remainder of the sneaker.

This trio of summer tones gives the palette a vintage feel, showcasing the best elements of the AM90 and reminding us why the shoe has remained such a staple for three decades.

​​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
  • Image on Highsnobiety
    Supreme's New Nike Air Max Collab Is Lustfully Low Key
    • Sneakers
  • Supreme x Nike Air Max Dn 2024.
    Supreme Calls Dibs on Nike's New Air Max Sneaker
    • Sneakers
  • Nike's Air Max Dn is the beginning of the future of Air technology.
    Nike’s Newest Air Max Is the Future (EXCLUSIVE)
    • Sneakers
  • comme des garcons nike air max fw24
    COMME des GARÇONS Upped Its Nike Air Max Game Literally
    • Sneakers
  • a-cold-wall* nike air max plus 2024
    A-COLD-WALL*'s Nike Air Maxes Just Got Better
    • Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety
What To Read Next
  • HS x Cetaphil
    Cetaphil & Highsnobiety Bestow A Self-Care Sanctuary Amid Fashion Week
    • Beauty
    • sponsored
  • HOKA Elite Terrain System Clifton L Suede
    HOKA’s New Sneaker Isn’t Like Other HOKAs
    • Sneakers
  • Bella hadid Orebella
    Is Bella Hadid Launching a Beauty Brand?
    • Beauty
  • nike zoom vomero 5 design by japan
    No Notes, Nike's Japan-Designed Vomero Sneaker Is Stunning
    • Sneakers
  • spring fragrances
    A New Spring Fragrance Is the Ultimate Flex
    • Beauty
  • Models wear Hed Mayner's Spring/Summer 2024 collection
    Hed Mayner's Reebok Collabs Are Too Good to Last Forever
    • Style
*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.

Disclaimer

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.