• Home
  • Magazine
  • FEATURED
  • jordan release dates
  • sneaker release dates
  • categories
    • LeBron 12
    • Air Jordan XX9
    • kd 7
    • Roshe Run
    • Jordans
    • Kobe 9
    • Adidas
    • Just Released
    • Upcoming
  • air jordan history
  • nike sb archive

Classic Nike Print Ad Retrospective

November 24, 2009 BY / 0

RATE THIS
0.00 / 5 (NO VOTES YET)
RATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THISRATE THIS
Loading...Loading...

2

For those that remember the early days of the Nike takeover, it wasn’t just great sneaker designs and technology that propelled the brand to the front of the pack. Nike’s 80’s and 90’s ad campaigns gave the brand an added level of mystique and intrigue that not only drew attention to the products, but established their image as a forward-thinking, cutting edge force to be reckoned with. There were many cases where the shoes practically sold themselves, but when that fell short, advertising powerhouse Wieden & Kennedy stepped in and are now considered to be largely responsible for helping to mold Nike’s early image.

Many other brands took notice of the Swoosh approach and sought to replicate the fun and cool-factor of those early Nike ads, proving once and for all that just having a great product is only half the battle when it comes to selling goods and building a brand’s name and recognition. Keep reading after the jump for a walk down memory lane as we present a look at some vintage Nike ads sure to stir up some nostalgia for older sneakerheads and offer a nice history lesson to some of the youngsters who only know most of these models from their Retro returns. Via NT

Gravity

SalesmanPumping

OverOrThrough

AirFreight

2jdjtx2

BestOnEarth

360Dunk

YouAreHere

FutureIsHere

Load next page (2/5)
Loading...

Filed under: Collections Nike Retro Vintage

0 comments
latest posts
Loading...
Load more posts

Popular Posts

The Yeezy Boost

The Yeezy Boost "Beluga" Is Actually An Incredibly Well-Crafted Custom by John Kim

Nick Young Is About To Discover That Having A Signature Shoe Isn't All That It's Cracked Up To Be

Nick Young Is About To Discover That Having A Signature Shoe Isn't All That It's Cracked Up To Be by Patrick Johnson

Hender Scheme, The Company That Makes High-Quality Jordan Knock-Offs, Is In Big Trouble

Hender Scheme, The Company That Makes High-Quality Jordan Knock-Offs, Is In Big Trouble by John Kim

Nobody Will Ever Ask You

Nobody Will Ever Ask You "What Are Those?" When You're Wearing These Nikes by John Kim

The Perfect Nike Kobe Release For The Biggest Kobe Fan In The NBA

The Perfect Nike Kobe Release For The Biggest Kobe Fan In The NBA by John Kim

Top Categories

  • Select Category

Archives

Sneaker News Newsletter

Sneaker Archive