Model: Air VaporMax 95
Key Features: The chunky multilayered Air Max 95 upper sits atop the revolutionary Air VaporMax multi-bubble sole unit. Volt accents complement a black and grayscale colorway.
Release Date: August 16
Buy: Nike & select retailers TBC
Editor’s Notes: Sean Wotherspoon, sneaker designer and co-founder of retailer Round Two, visited Nike’s Beaverton world HQ recently. As soon as he got back home to Richmond, Virginia, Wotherspoon posted a photo on Instagram thanking Nike for the invite.
The highlight of the post was an as-yet-unreleased neon-augmented hybrid pair of Air VaporMax 95s. The sneaker features hits of Nike’s iconic volt colorway, with a bulky Air Max 95 upper attached to a black and volt Air VaporMax sole unit.
Fast forward a few weeks and Nike has officially confirmed the release for the Air VaporMax 95 in Black/Volt. The sneaker will be released starting August 16 at a retail price of $190.
Nike has been riding the hybrid sneaker wave for a while now, with the Air Max 97 previously getting the VaporMax sole treatment. Now it looks like the Air Max 95 will be next.
What do you think? Does the mashup work? Let us know in the comments.
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