Midfoot overlays and Swooshes alike are constructed of a stark black leather, while toeboxes and tongue attachments opt for a true-to-the-original chestnut brown leather. Remaining pieces like mudguards and heel clips are covered entirely in the famous patterned print. A chestnut sockliner and small branded embellishments on the heel/tongue tag complete the top half. Down below, the thin white rubber midsole is equipped with an embossed Nike SB graphic. Outsoles are constructed of high-tack black rubber, split between circular traction in the forefoot/midfoot and linear traction in the heel for exemplary board control.
The Nike SB GTS Return Premium “Safari” is available now via atmos, and is priced at ¥9,000 JPY (approximately $82 USD). More commemorative styles are set to follow in the coming months.
For more safari-inspired skate shoes, get a detailed look at the Nike SB Dunk Low “Safari.”