sacai Nike VaporWaffle “Black/Gum” DD1875-100
Although a lot of attention has recently been given to a Nike Cortez that it previewed in its Fall/Winter 2022 show, sacai hasn’t completely ditched the Nike VaporWaffle silhouette that it debuted in November 2020, as the sneaker appeared in an all-black colorway. complete with “Light Gum Brown” bottoms.
Constructed with a premium mix of suede, leather and canvas, Chitose Abe’s new creation maintains a dual-layered aesthetic that has carried over to some of the Swoosh’s online solo efforts. The stacked nylon tongues feature co-branding, as does the pull tab accompanied by the heel top panel. Although dressed in stealthy arrangements, the contoured swooshes and foam midsoles are some of the collab’s bolder statements as they offer varying textures, shades of “black” and drive the layered look “home.” . However, the spotlight is arguably stolen by the “Light Gum Brown” finish that covers the waffle-patterned outsole underfoot, a direct nod to Nike Running’s origins. As with previous releases, the upcoming sacai VaporWaffle arrives in a custom shoebox and with extra sets of laces.
No company Nike SNKRS The release date has been leaked by all parties involved, but that is subject to change as summer draws closer. In the meantime, enjoy official images of Abe’s latest proposal below.
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sacai x Nike Vaporwaffle
Release date: 2022
Style code: DD1875-100