Summary

We spent 9.1 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what sneaker fanatics think:

6 reasons to buy

  • Majority of those who purchased the Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather sneaker loved the bright color and aggressive branding of the shoe which made it stand out.
  • Many users attest to the comfortable feel of the Air Force 1 High LX Leather sneaker.
  • Some customers like the excellent quality construction of the high-top sneaker.
  • One reviewer says the premium leather upper is smooth and supple to feel.
  • The monochromatic color scheme has a subtle placement of a Just Do It slogan patch detail at the heel.
  • The high-top shoe has fantastic support and protective sneaker features.

3 reasons not to buy

  • Some buyers say these Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather shoes are hard to pull off with their set of clothes.
  • One user commented that the shoe felt tight at the ankle area.
  • A couple of customers noted that there were times when they had trouble putting on the shoe because of the small entry point.

Bottom line

The picture-perfect example of the iconic Air Force 1 High sneaker given a bright and bold colorway treatment, the women’s exclusive Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather is meant to stand out.

With its flashy orange colorway, the sneaker features topnotch premium leather material in the upper with aggressive ‘Just Do It’ branding, As part of the Just Do It Pack of the brand, the high top shoe is an excellent sneaker of choice for those looking for flashy kicks to brighten up their sneaker collection or outfit of the day.

Facts

The Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather is a women-specific sneaker that can also be worn by men.  The high-top shoe has regular flat laces with an adjustable midfoot strap for a secure lockdown. The Swoosh brand offers this in women’s sizes ranging from US size 5 to 12 with half-sizes available for precise fitting. Men can get their equivalent size by adding 1.5 to their usual size. The Air Force 1 High LX Leather sneaker for women runs true to size and fits comfortably those with narrow to medium width feet while those with wide feet are advised to go half to a full size up for extra wiggle room.

The bright and bold monochromatic tone of the Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather in flashy orange colorway will give any dull outfit an instant visual pop. The women’s Nike Air Force 1 variant has a decent balance between the bright orange and the subtle Just Do It slogan patch placement at the back heel. Wear them proudly in the club for some night time partying, and your feet will be the center of attention.

The orange colorway also makes it an accent piece to a person’s often dull and lackluster clothing. To complement the orange-hued kicks, women should opt for plain and dark monochromatic clothes for strong color blocking. Take for example a plain black shirt and leggings and pants with this sneaker to maintain focus on your kicks. Style them up with stonewashed skinny jeans, joggers, and shorts for a contemporary swagger for this updated version of bestselling shoe design.

Using premium leather in bold and bright orange color, the Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather women’s sneakers are meant to be a standout. An epitome of aggressive branding and high-quality construction, the high-top kicks retains the model’s most noteworthy features that include the foam midsole with encapsulated Air-Sole unit for lightweight cushioning.

The bestselling Nike Air Force 1 is one of the most coveted sneakers of the Swoosh brand. Introduced in 1982, this high-rise basketball shoe was considered revolutionary when it was first dropped. Created by legendary shoe designer Bruce Kilgore, the high-top shoe with a recognizable midfoot ankle strap was named after the US president’s plane. It was also the first footwear to feature the ground-breaking Nike Air Technology.

The Nike Air Force 1 silhouette went on to become one of Nike’s bestselling kicks ever produced with dozens of new colorways releasing every year. Ever since the Nike Air Force 1 shoe’s release, it has been given many makeovers through collaborations with some sneaker retailers, footwear designers, celebrities, athletes, among many others. Through the years, colors have been altered, cuts have been extended or shortened, and materials have been improved to address the needs of its growing fanbase. There were even rare and customized releases that were made of premium materials that can only be seen in bespoke shops.

The Nike Air Force 1 High LX Leather was dropped to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Swoosh brand’s slogan as part of the Just Do It collection. The limited edition women’s sneaker also has another version called the Nike Air Force 1 High LX which features aggressive Just Do It branding through an all-over print in the upper.

  • A midfoot ankle strap secures the feet by providing reliable lockdown.
  • Just Do It slogan patch is placed at the back heel.
  • Nike Air Force 1 woven logo patch is placed at the tongue.
  • A large Nike Swoosh logo can be seen at the side panels.
  • A synthetic version called the Nike Air Force 1 High LX sneaker has all-over Just Do It print in its upper as a primary design feature.
  • The rubber outsole has a forefoot and heel pivot points at the bottom with track patterns for added traction.
Author
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sneakerhead turned sneaker industry expert that believes a good outfit begins from the feet up. His aunt currently isn't speaking to him for wearing a pair of kicks at his cousin's wedding. He spends most of his time trying to keep on top of the latest releases, hitting up his contacts and doing what needs to be done to secure his next pickup. Danny has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.

daniel@runrepeat.com