May 28, 2009 BY Aaron Hope
To raise awareness for the global fight against cancer, Nike Sportswear has re designed eight of its most coveted and iconic collaborations from the last decade and will re-release them as part of this exclusive LIVESTRONG Collection. Split into two installments, the first four-shoe pack drops in July during the Tour de France and features what can only be described as ‘holy grails’ of the sneaker scene.
It only made sense that seminal London streetwear staple, The Hideout, would challenge the status quo when asked. Eschewing the conventional sneaker norms they collaborated on a sophisticated update of the much- loved Air Footscape, the Nike Air Footscape Woven. Using real horse hair for the upper, this neck-breaker quickly garnered several nicknames, the most notable of which was ‘The Hamster’, so named because of its shared appearance. An instant smash, The Hideout version of the Nike Air Footscape Woven was the first, and last, of its kind. Until now, that is… via FRESHNESS
Nike Livestrong Greatest Hits Pack
> Nike Livestrong x Mister Cartoon Air Force 1
> Nike Livestrong x Futura FLOM Dunk
> Nike Livestrong x Busy P & SO ME Air Force 1
> Nike Livestrong x Hideout Air Footscape Woven