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    Extremely popular sneakers because of their price range, versatility when it comes to style, and freedom of movement. Almost everyone is guaranteed to have low-top sneakers in their shoe rotation.

    Mid Top

    Mid-top sneakers extend toward the ankle for a little more support and hold. These lie somewhere in the middle between low-top and high-top sneakers in terms of usage and popularity.

    High Top

    Sneakers with collars that go above the ankles for optimal hold and support are some of the most sought-after models in lifestyle shoes. Most of these shoes take their roots from basketball and have easily or fashionably crossed to mainstream wear.

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    Regardless of cut, it's always good to start with sneakers that can be worn for the daily grind, also called as "beaters" by some, as these are usually cheaper, easy to clean, and still gives that lifestyle "edge" before going for those wallet-thinning models.

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    Sneakers dominantly take their heritage from running, basketball, skate, tennis, training, hiking, and football. Still retaining a few of their performance-based technologies, these sneakers have transcended their respective niches and have successfully and popularly transformed themselves as staples of fashion footwear.


    Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.

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    Brands are now blending elements of performance and casual appeal in basically every sneaker. One can hardly go wrong with a sports-inspired sneaker or a simple casual shoe.

  • Collection

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    Shoes sharing the same inspiration, history, materials, or technologies are routinely assembled under one compilation for the convenience of those who may wish to categorize or label their own collection as such. The classic collections like the Adidas Originals, Air Max 1, Air Force 1, new balance classic sneakers, and the Classic Leather head the pack of frequently asked about collections.

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We spent 7.6 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what sneaker fanatics think:

5 reasons to buy

  • The Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard is available with several colorway options.
  • This shoe looks great and stylish, according to some buyers.
  • Many reviewers applauded the comfort that this shoe provides on their feet. Some even said that they could wear it all day.
  • Some reviewers liked the aesthetic updates made in this version of the Air Max 90. The one-piece construction on the upper is well-appreciated.
  • Some reviewers said that they would highly recommend this shoe.

3 reasons not to buy

  • Several reviewers said that the Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard fits a bit larger than their usual size.
  • The price of this shoe is slightly high.
  • One video reviewer was a bit disappointed that the toe box area creases a lot.

Bottom line

A modern twist on the classic Nike Air Max 90 is seen on the Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard, otherwise known as the Nike Air Max 90 JCRD. Those who have tried on a pair loved the lightweight construction and the comfort it gives to their feet. Also, a plus is its stylish-meet-modern look that still retains the features that make the Air Max 90 as iconic as it is. Though a highly recommended Air Max 90 variation, this shoe somehow made a few reviewers a bit disappointed with its slightly larger than usual size, its expensive price tag, and the way that the upper material creases a lot. 


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Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard History

One of Nike’s most iconic and classic shoe silhouettes is the Nike Air Max 90 or sometimes referred to as AM 90. It was first released in 1990 initially as the “Nike Air Max III” and only renamed as the “Nike Air Max 90” in the year 2000.

The Nike Air Max 90 made its way as one of the brand's most popular shoe models. Throughout the years, it has undergone several releases in varying colorways and upgrades or versions.

One of the recent versions of the Air Max 90 is the Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard, which first released in February 2014 in the “Laser Crimson” colorway. To date, this shoe has several other colorways available. The Jacquard version of the Air Max 90 is much lighter and flexible than the original because it utilizes a one-piece upper in a woven material constructed through the “Jacquard” weaving process, hence the name.

Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard Style

The Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard is a modern retro twist on the classic running-inspired Air Max 90 sneaker. It is a low-top sneaker available in several colorways with varying color combinations. It looks great when worn with jeans, casual pants, and shorts. Because of its upper material and construction, the Air Max 90 Jacquard is a great option to wear during the summer.

Fit & Sizing

The Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard is a low-top, running-inspired sneakers available for both men and women. Men’s sizes range from US 6 to 14 in D Standard width, while women’s sizes are available from US 5.5 to 12 in B Standard width. Half sizes are also offered.

This iteration of the iconic Air Max 90 features a one-piece, minimal upper construction, and an adjustable lace closure. The tongue bears an extra eyelet in which the laces could loop through to help keep it in place. The collar and the tongue are sufficiently padded for added comfort around the ankle.

Notable Features

The Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard, otherwise known as the Nike Air Max 90 JCRD, features a one-piece woven jacquard upper construction in varying prints and color combinations. It is one of today’s “cool” and stylish kicks, and a lighter and more flexible model than the original. The Air unit is still visible on the Nike Free midsole as a nod to the original classic AM90s. Most colorways have different takes on highlighting the mudguard part of the shoe – some through using a different color as the upper, while others through varying prints or texture.

Additional Info

  • The Nike Air Max 90 Jacquard is also sometimes referred to as the Nike Air Max 90 JCRD.
  • The Swoosh is visible on the sides along with the Air Max text branding, while the Nike Air branding is on the heel. The tongue, on the other hand, displays the Nike Air Max logo.