West Coast sneaker chain Undefeated will add one more colorway to its lineup of Nike Air Max 97 collaborations. This final pair, an Undefeated x Nike Air Max 97 "Flight Jacket" style done in the store's traditional green and orange, was posted on Instagram by Undefeated CEO Eric Peng Cheng early Wednesday morning.While info on this colorway emerged in August, this marks the first time the shoe has been seen by the general public.While Nike and Undefeated haven't yet announced release dates for their upcoming Nike Air Max 97 White Deals
pack, official images suggest that we can expect at least once colorway soon.The black version of the runner, featuring a patent leather mudguard, Gucci-flavored trim and dual-branded insoles, appears to be first in line. Earlier this week, the same pair popped up on a German retail site before quickly being pulled. This set of leaked images gives us a look at the shoe's 3M reflective paneling for the first time.
After being leaked earlier this week, official images have now been unveiled of a third colorway of the Undefeated x Nike Air Max 97 Silver Shop
which is dropping this weekend at ComplexCon.This "Flight Jacket" look utilizes the signature color palette that the L.A. shop made famous with its Undefeated x Air Jordan 4 released back in 2005. Militia green dons most of the upper with a black and white Undefeated branding stripe running across the mid panel. Orange hits can be seen on the tongue and outsole. Additional details include a co-branded insole, white midsole, black Air bubble, and black outsole. As was the case with the Air Jordan 4, this pair will be available in extremely limited quantities. The Undefeated x Air Max 97 "Flight Jacket" will release Nov. 4 exclusively at the second annual ComplexCon for $180 alongside an accompanying capsule of matching apparel.
It is always interesting to stumble upon some of the rare sneakers that become available on Ebay. The latest pair to fit this description is the extremely limited "Eminem"Nike Air Max 97 Black Order
that recently popped up on the popular auction site.Many sneakerheads are familiar with Slim Shady's Air Jordan 2 and Air Jordan 4 collabs, but the Air Max 97 is a little more obscure. This pair was a part of the rapper's charity Air Max Series auction in 2006 that also included pairs like the Air Max 180 and Air Max 90. It is dressed in a colorway inspired by the Nike ACG model, the Air Mowabb, and features Shady Records branding on the toe. Only eight pairs are said to have been produced.
After a series of leaks around the project, Nike has at last announced some concrete release info for Undefeated's Air Max 97s. In a piece at Nike News, the brand confirms that the black and white pairs will release exclusively at Undefeated on Sept. 16, followed by a global release of the black one on Sept. 21.The shoes celebrate both the 20th anniversary of theNike Air Max 97 Buy Online
and the 15th anniversary of Undefeated.
As the brand has done in the past, Nike is dropping a collection of Air Maxes covered in camouflage patterns to represent various counties. This time the pack will be utilizing the retro runner the Swoosh has been celebrating all year, the Nike Air Max 97 Grey Discount Shop
.The shoes feature leather and canvas uppers covered in the camos of France, the United Kingdom, Italy, and Germany. Each pair sports a white midsole other the Italy pair, which will feature a black midsole instead. They also include a velcro patch on the tongue, and will come with interchangeable choices of the classic Nike logo and the flag of the country the particular pair represents. A fifth country is also potentially a part of the pack, the "U.S.A." colorway previously seen being rocked by Isaiah Thomas.