Model: Nike Air Max 1/97
Key Features: Corduroy upper, Air Max 1 sole with infrared bubble, corduroy pull tabs, interchangeable tongue patches.
Release Date: March 26
Price: $160 USD
Editor’s Notes: In celebration of this year’s Air Max Day, Nike is set to release Sean Wotherspoon’s Vote Forward-winning design of the Air Max 1/97. Wotherspoon is also the face of consignment shop Round Two. which was originally established in Virginia, before moving to Los Angeles and then New York City.
A hybrid of the Air Max 1 and the Air Max 97, the sneaker channels Wotherspoon’s affinity for ’90s references, thus featuring a multicolored corduroy upper. Design details then include small Swoosh branding, corduroy pull tabs, interchangeable tongue patches, and four lace options.
It appears that alongside the Air Max 1/97, Nike will be releasing a T-shirt with puffy prints and a multicolored corduroy hat.
Sean Wotherspoon’s Nike Air Max 1/97 is due out this Air Max Day, March 26.
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