With the Fall/Winter season gradually starting to set in, Nike has begun preparing well in advance for the upcoming extreme weather, outfitting many an Air Force 1 High in GORE-TEX materials. But now, with its most minimal colorway yet, the upgraded sneaker boot silhouette is seemingly forgoing the weather resistant engineering as it arrives bereft of any of the usual signifying text.
An all-black durable upper with tonal branding, rubberized ankle strap stacked midsole, and rubber traction outsole.Smooth panels of the aforementioned material then mold the typical AF1 shape with slightly thicker Swoosh cut-outs as well as a strap replete with newfound branding and subtle patterned webbing.
These all-black high-tops have a smarter feel than the black AF1 lows and will go with pretty much anything — they could almost feel a bit Rick Owens if styled right (and if that’s your vibe).
What is the difference between Air Force 1 and Air Force 1 shadow?
As the name suggests, the Air Force 1 here has been given all of its design elements with a shadow, that is, in a double version. In addition, the midsole comes in a chunkier style and in a layered look as well.
Is Air Force 1 Shadow lightweight?
A foam midsole and a grooved outsole ensure that the shoe is lightweight, flexible and comfortable.
Why are Air Force 1s so popular?
The classic yet stylish look, proportions, availability, comfort and wearability all factor into the Air Force 1s popularity. Air Force 1s look great with most casual outfits and have a rich history that appeals to sneaker fanatics