June 10, 2010 BY Aaron Kr.
The Foamposite x Nike Air Force 1 is more than just a mash-up of two popular Nike Sportswear models. “80’s basketball meets 90’s basketball” is what Nike had in mind; the AF1 is an iconic basketball shoe of the 80’s and Foamposite technology revolutionized Nike kicks in the decade after, so when Nike Sportswear finally revealed its next project, not many were necessarily surprised. Not much shock, but a ton of awe was the result when catalog shots of the Foam x Force was first revealed, and now Sneaker News has these new shots for you to enjoy.
Sitting on top of a black midsole with a metallic gold Air unit, the lustrous all-silver upper and black lace harness with a 3M ankle strap dominated the room, standing alone on its own pedestal, away from the bright colors of the Hyperfuse and Hyperdunk 2010 displays. Not quite a lightweight shoe, the Foamposite x Nike Air Force 1 may turn out to be worth its weight in gold. Continue reading for an updated look at this revolutionary hybrid and let us know if these are a must-cop for you. Better yet, tell us which other colorways you might want to see.