The “USA” Air Max 1 issue is nothing new for Nike

As the United States has just come off its July 4 celebration, it seemed but too apropos to commentate on one of the hot topics of the sneaker world right now ( no it is not the lawsuits facing both Nike and Adidas), Nike cancelling the release of the “USA” Air Max 1 at the behest of one Mr. Colin Kaepernick. For those of you who may have been habitating beneath escarpment, Nike was set to release an updated version of their “USA” Air Max 1. It looked like this:…

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This Air Max 1 pays homage to Tinker Hatfield

This Air Max 1 is the latest in a series of colorways that honors legendary designer Tinker Hatfield. This particular colorway is inspired by Hatfield’s original design process. It features a black with reproductions of Tinker’s sketch notes spread throughout the upper, including his signature on the heel. At this juncture, precise release information , however stick with sneakershoptalk for updates on this sneaker.

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“4th of July” Air Max 1 has a release date

This Air Max 1 is an updated reprisal of the 2003 AM1 “USA.” This version invertes the color blocking of the aforementioned ‘03 release. On the woven tongue is a patch with 13 stars surrounding the “Nike Air” logo and a 13 starred American flag is located on the heel.  The “4th of July” Air Max 1 is scheduled to release July 1 at nike.com and select retail locations. The sticker price is set at $140 USD. 

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Light Grey “Inside Out” Air Max 1 Official Photos

Nike has released official images of one of colorways of the Air Max 1 that for the inside out treatment. This flipped upper features sections of sail at the heel and forefoot overlaid by white at the midfoot. Other features include black stitching, black lateral and medial branding and sneaker tag is present at the top of the tongue. This upper sits atop a sail hued midsole and a light grey and sail outsole. At this juncture, there is not an announced release date. Updated information on this sneaker’s status…

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“Inside Out” Air Max 1

If you ever wanted to know what the “guts” of the Air Max 1 looks like, the “Inside Out” variation of the classic silhouette fits the bill. As the name implies, the shoe has been turned inside out and this one features brown hues complimented by red stitching as well as lacing. A black Swoosh adorns the lateral and medial sides. This flipped upper sits atop a white midsole with a red air max unit as well as a white and brown outsole. At this juncture, there is no available…

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Purple Suede Nike Air Max 1 Premium coming soon

This purple suede Air Max 1 premium is for the ladies. It features a tonal purple suede upper with debossed branding on the sides, heel and on the leather tongue square. The aforementioned upper sits above a white midsole and below that, a purples rubber outsole. This Air Max 1 Premium’s release is imminent at nike.com and select retail establishments. Nike WMNS Air Max 1 Premium454746-502

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Nike Air Max 1 OG restock to come in November

If you missed out Air Max 1 last year that celebrated the 30th anniversary of the shoe ( and the multiple restocks since), you will get another shot at the sneaker this November. Outfitted in it’s original colorway, this Air Max 1 OG Anniversary will restock November 16 at nike.com and select Nike Sportswear locations. The sticker price is set at $140 USD.       Nike Air Max 1 OG Anniversary White/University Red-Neutral Grey-Black 908375-103 $140 November 16, 2017           

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This Nike Air Max 1 is releasing this month

This latest colorway of the iconic Air Max 1 is coming in time for the fall. This Air Max 1 features a tan leather and mesh upper. Black is seen on the lateral and medial branding, mudguard and heel and tongue branding. Mint green finds a home on the tongue, inner and the outsole. A white midsole completes the look of this shoe. This Air Max 1 is expected to release very soon at nike.com and select Nike Sportswear locations. Nike Air Max 1 319986-206 $110 September 2018

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Nike unveils Air Max Day 2018 Line Up

Air Max Day has become a yearly celebration of the technology that has not been a pillar of the company since 1991,but also paying homage to models that pushed, and continue to push, the envelope in both performance innovation and aesthetically. This year’s lineup is no different, featuring seven models that span from yesteryear to the cutting edge of Air Max technology. They are the Air Max 180, the Air Max 93, Air Max 270, Nike VaporMax Plus, Nike VaporMax 97, Nike VaporMax Flyknit 2.0. Air Max 1/97 Vote Forward…

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The Atmos Air Max 1 x Air Jordan III Pack

The Atmos Air Jordan Air Max Pack features an updated return of 2007’s Atmos x Air Max 1 and an Air Jordan III with safari print and “Nike Air” on the rear heel tab. This two shoe pack will retail for $400 and will release on March 18 2017. The Atmos x Air Max 1 will also release separately on that same day. The stand alone pair will be closer to the 2007 original and will eschew the Jumpman branding and other slight tweaks.   Atmos Air Jordan Air Max…

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