August 3rd, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Airwalk continues to make noise with new releases, if sporadically, this time revisiting perhaps their single most successful silhouette to date. The Airwalk One has been absent during this whole revival period save the Already Famous collab, its spiritual successor the Jim Shoe having shown up in Jeff Staple’s Payless collection as well as in the memorable ‘Tennis Ball’ retro. Now we see the capital-A One bring back the style that rose to the top of early ’90s skating, available in OG black and white suede and another in navy blue and white, yours for the taking today straight from Airwalk.
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November 8th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
Depending on your station in life, the phrase ‘Already Famous’ might refer to a Kelly Clarkson-led pop power trio or a hit Singaporean comedy. We’d wager that around these parts, you’d hear those words and think of a different kind of film, though, as in the Airwalk documentary depicting the rise of New York City’s thriving skate scene. Already Famous got a bunch of hype but has yet to land, though it can’t be too far off with this new promo release available now. The Already Famous x Airwalk ONE was designed by the film’s creative director Mitchell Ware, who dubbed the design ‘Batmobile’ for how its multi-black build stands out against the modern skateboarding landscape. This blackout design is somewhere between the ‘Tuxedo’ Air Jordan 1 Phat and the ‘Space Jam’ Nike SB Dunk Low, but is considerably more affordable directly from Airwalk.
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