Who should buy the Nike Air Max Nostalgic

This low-top Nike Air Max Nostalgic could be a great pick for you if:

  • You are into sneakers that have an EVA midsole gives this iteration a bouncier feel and softer cushioning.
  • You want a shoe that has mesh material in the toe box and collar that allows for ventilation and breathability.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Logo

Style of the Nike Air Max Nostalgic

Some 30 years since it was released, the Nike Air Max Nostalgic brings back the memories of the early days of the design complete with mesh and suede overlays. The muted colorways of the Air Max Nostalgic include neutral tones of grey, black, white, and navy.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Upper mesh

Wear these retro-styled running kicks with soft joggers or some above knee shorts for a casual sporty vibe. Get the thick white soles and contrasting overlays for your style as you pair them with a plain tee or a hoodie and jogger pants for that athleisure look that lets you reflect instant swag in a matter of minutes.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Laces

Notable Features

Most important in the Nike Air Max Nostalgic design is its old-school styling with the suede and mesh materials in the upper.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Insole

The shoe design also takes inspiration from the iconic footwear styling from Nike designers when it became the bestselling running shoe model that paved the way for the world’s fascination with visible air bubble units that provide fantastic aesthetics as well as shock absorption and protection.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Mouth opening

History of the Nike Air Max Nostalgic

The first Nike Air Max was designed by legendary shoe designer Tinker Hatfield. The design at that time underlined air cushioning technology when it was once only hidden inside the shoe. 

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Midsole

Now some 30 years since its release, Nike designers came out with a new silhouette called the Nike Air Max Nostalgic that was inspired by mechanical designs hence the modern profile that uses suede and mesh materials as overlays.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Collar

The result of the revamped look are sneakers that resemble the popular 1990s running shoes whose styles had throwback iterations in the past years because of the growing popularity of vintage sneakers.

Nike Air Max Nostalgic Outsole

Facts / Specs

Top: Low
Inspired from: Running
Collection: Nike Air Max, Nike Air
Colorways: Blue / White / Black / Grey
SKUs: 916781001 / 916781002 / 916781003 / 916781006 / 916781100 / 916781101 / 916781400

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Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.