This Spring Supreme teamed up with Nike to produce the new version of the Nike Air Foamposite one. And i must say the hype over the Supreme x Foamposite One is crazy! Due to the overwhelming turnout and concern for public safety, the New York Police Department has forced the Supreme NYC location to cancel the in-store release of the Supreme x Nike Air Foamposite One. We first got a look at the Foams when rapper Wale showcase them on his instagram a few months back.The Supreme x Nike Air Foamposite features a Versace graphic upper in black and red that everyone is going crazy for.
According to Supreme:
Originally launched in 1997 as a signature model for Penny Hardaway, the Nike Air Foamposite 1 assisted a generation of basketball players and pushed the boundaries of what athletic footwear could look like. High performance met an unorthodox appearance with a game-changing shell-like exterior, inspired by a molded sunglass case made of EVA foam. The first Nike Air Foamposite ones were released in iridescent colors to showcase the innovative features and revolutionary seamless build of the shoe.The Nike Air Foamposite one has transcended basketball courts and influenced the streets of global metropolitan culture. The Supreme Nike Air Foamposite 1 will feature a custom print offered in two color ways. A custom basketball jersey and short will be offered in two color ways.
The sneakers and custom clothing to go along with the kicks will be released on Supreme online store retailed at $250 on April 3rd, 2014. Share your thoughts with us @Snkrbst and tell us if you thought the hype behind these kicks would be this insane.