“Iconic,” “legendary” and “influential” are adjectives that are all too commonplace in the modern-day world of sneakers, but
The color scheme may remain unchanged, but the devil is in the details: tumbled leather replaces standard smooth white leather on the entirety of the upper, save for the pebbled, basketball-like leather on the Swooshes. Nylon tongues and white laces remain unchanged, but the shoe’s most immediately noticeable difference appears at the bottom of this assemblage thanks to a bold gold lace deubre in place of standard silver. Tongue badges and heel tabs add a little more tonal branding, and the look is completed by white rubber midsoles and outsoles. Though this design is not officially marketed as an Air Force 1 Craft, its attention to detail and welcome upgrades give off the same premium air.