Update: Summer has nearly touched down and
Found in a clean and simple design, the pairs look to be crafted with one-piece EVA featuring a moulded Swoosh-branded strap and grooves on the footbed and bottoms. Early reactions to the Calm Slides are mixed with many accusing Nike of copying the bulky silhouette and rounded grooves of the YEEZY Slides while others simply like them better. So far, five colorways have surfaced including “Black,” “Sail,” “Sesame,” “Geode Teal,” and “Jade Ice.” With adidas finding success with its very own Adilette 22 slides and ASICS introducing its popular ACTIBREEZE 3D slides last summer, Nike now arrives with its own flagship model as a late entry in the segment.
The pairs are expected to arrive in the coming months for $50 USD.
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