A Closer Look at Feng Chen Wang's "The Way Home" Air Jordan 1

Home is where the heart is.

By //Footwear

Unveiled earlier on the runway during the showing of Feng Chen Wang’s Fall/Winter 2018 collection, we now take a closer look at the surprise footwear collaboration. Coming in two different colorways, the first iteration sees black pebbled-leather uppers with bronze accents, that also have clear plastic panels sewn at the heel and toe portion of the laces. These clear panels act as pockets to contain bronze alphabet letters — this use of a clear material is reminiscent to the COMME des GARÇONS x Nike Dunk High, that when worn, allow you to see your foot inside. Other details include an icy-blue outsole bottom and fabric patch at the heel of the outsole that reads “The Way Home.”

The white pair takes a more tonal approach, where the entire sneaker dressed in white with clear panels, but the effect is different as the heel and toe portions appear more like patent leather than actual clear plastic. This NYFW has seen a number of East-West cultural exchanges and Li-Ning’s latest futuristic sneaker is no exception.

Read Full Article
Jordan BrandNew York Fashion WeekAir Jordan 1New York Fashion Week: Men'sFeng Chen WangFall/Winter 2018

You may also like

Feng Chen Wang Pays Tribute to Six Classic Jeans for Levi's 501 Collaboration
Fashion

Feng Chen Wang Pays Tribute to Six Classic Jeans for Levi's 501 Collaboration

The end result: a “sartorial biography” of the style.
2,799 Hypes 7 Comments
A Closer Look at the Air Jordan 3 "Katrina"
Footwear

A Closer Look at the Air Jordan 3 "Katrina"

Releasing this weekend.
5,038 Hypes 10 Comments
Here's a Closer Look at the Travis Scott x Air Jordan 4 "Cactus Jack"
Footwear 

Here's a Closer Look at the Travis Scott x Air Jordan 4 "Cactus Jack"

Do you dare to rage in these?
18,696 Hypes 6 Comments
A Closer Look at the Air Jordan Flyknit Elevation 23
Footwear

A Closer Look at the Air Jordan Flyknit Elevation 23

Coming in a clean all-black colorway.
5,483 Hypes 12 Comments
A Closer Look at the Air Jordan 11 Low "Easter"
Footwear

A Closer Look at the Air Jordan 11 Low "Easter"

Ready for the holiday.
10,217 Hypes 3 Comments


What to Read Next

New 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Images Give Us More Plot Details and Characters
Entertainment

New 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Images Give Us More Plot Details and Characters

An exclusive look.

Lil Pump Teases Self-Produced Song
Music

Lil Pump Teases Self-Produced Song

The next single off ‘Harvard Dropout’?

DeMar DeRozan Flaunts New Special Edition Kobe A.D.
Footwear

DeMar DeRozan Flaunts New Special Edition Kobe A.D.

Available now.


Drake Donates $50,000 to Miami Homeless Shelter
Music

Drake Donates $50,000 to Miami Homeless Shelter

Rumored to be part of his “God’s Plan” music video.

Li-Ning's Fall/Winter 2018 Collection Exudes Youth and Energetic Attitudes
Fashion 

Li-Ning's Fall/Winter 2018 Collection Exudes Youth and Energetic Attitudes

Presented by Li-Ning
A testament to Chinese creativity.

Gordon Ramsay Can Now Replace Alexa's Voice on Your Amazon Echo
Tech

Gordon Ramsay Can Now Replace Alexa's Voice on Your Amazon Echo

For those who like being insulted.

More ▾