Who should buy the Nike Blazer Mid Off-White

This classic-inspired Nike Blazer Mid Off-White could be a great match for you if:

  • You are looking for a sneaker that is very stylish and versatile and can go with almost anything. 
  • You are into Abloh and Nike creations and you want a pair of their collaboration that offers quality, lightness, and breathability.

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Logo

Style of the Nike Blazer Mid Off-White

Another Abloh and Nike creation, the Blazer Mid is composed of a variety of materials. This classic silhouette gets deconstructed, making the materials seem to appear like they have been flipped inside out. Furthermore, these sneakers are crafted with a mesh-like, semi-translucent synthetic material and incorporate leather and suede detailing on the upper.

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Upper

Several colorways are released for this collaboration including the first one which is in white and gray, the Halloween-themed “Spooky Pack” that comes in the “Grim Reaper” and “All Hallow’s Eve” color scheme, and Serena William’s Wolf Grey Serena “Queen”.

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Mid-top

With a trendy and versatile design, these sneakers can be styled with a casual or street-style ensemble. Almost any clothing piece can go well with these shoes on. One can go for jeans, joggers, and denim that are topped with shirts, hoodies, or long sleeves. 

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Midsole

Notable Features

With a semi-translucent, mesh-like upper, this helps the shoes provide more breathability. The rubber toe cap also delivers protection and durability. Moreover, the durable ripstop material on the lateral side adds more texture to the shoes.

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Laces

There is some cushioning, but it remains mostly faithful to the 1970s Blazer. The thick rubber midsole is reinforced around the toe which offers support. On the bottom of the sneakers, a herringbone blazer outsole features ample grip and traction. 

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Outsole

History of the Nike Blazer Mid Off-White

Released in 1972, the Nike Blazer was one of the first basketball sneakers Nike ever created and was the first to carry the Swoosh. They were designed for immediate dominating impact on the court and to compete with other sneaker brands that were dominating the game. The shoes a feature straightforward design, leather upper, large Swoosh, and an outsole that is fused to the upper. 

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Collar

In the mid-1980s, a decade after its debut, the sneaker was wholly embraced by skate culture where the sneaker’s high ankle cut and full foot support were the perfect blueprints for skateboarding’s new aerial dynamism.

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Tag

Collaborating with one of the most prominent streetwear designers of this decade, Virgil Abloh and Nike gives the Blazer Mid a remake, making it part of The 10 Icons and is now among the most sought-after models in the ongoing collaboration between Abloh and Nike.

Nike Blazer Mid Off-White Heel

Facts / Specs

Base model: Nike Blazer Mid
Style: Retro, Sporty, Deconstructed
Top: Mid
Inspired from: Basketball
Collaboration: Off-White
Collection: Nike Blazer, Nike Blazer Mid
Closure: Laces

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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.