April 21, 2011 BY John Kim / 0
Named after the U.S. President’s aircraft, the Nike Air Force 1 has gained legendary status in the sneaker-game as one of the trail-blazers of the cultural phenomenon it is today. Despite the countless colorways that have released, Air Force 1 loyalists continue to create their own using the Nike iD program and the upscale Bespoke Experience, but arriving this Summer 2011 season is one that will be coveted by all. The upper features an all-American denim material with metallic bronze piping and the beloved gum outsole that exemplifies the longevity and relevance of the 18th century fabric in today’s fashion. Completed with a gum outsole, brandished tongue and heel tabs, and precision sewing on the upper, this Nike Air Force 1 Premium manages to stand out distinctly above the rest and should be one of the best AF1 releases of the year. Continue reading for a detailed look and stick with Sneaker News for more release information as it develops.