Nike Air More Uptempo Slide Gets a Classic White, Red and Black Color Scheme
Imagine Scottie Pippen rocking these back in his heyday with the Bulls.
Whether for the cozy airport fits, bold street style get-ups or just to lounge around the house in, slides have dominated the sneaker marketplace and have essentially forced brands to continue pumping out new silhouettes. Brands like
The upper layer of this Nike-designed offering translates the Air More Uptempo hoops shoe by borrowing its oversized, nubuck “AIR” letters and placing them on the lateral and medial walls in black. Beneath that is an angelic white base that features perforations in between each of the aforementioned letters while a pop of red is visible along the Swoosh logo that resides over the bridge of the foot to form a palette that Scottie Pippen would likely appreciate. Footbeds are debossed with a circular Nike logo and come formed with dotted textures that run their length. Black and white stripes coupled with reversed Swoosh insignias on the outsoles mimic the classic hoops-turned-lifestyle product.
Look for Nike and select retailers to launch these in the coming months for $85 USD.
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