September 17, 2010 BY John Kim
One can attribute bright neon colors and over-the-top styling to Japanese footwear flavor, but this latest Nike Air Force 1 Bespoke from Nike Harajuku is as All-American as you can get. Here’s a look at a Bespoke inspired by a pair of jeans; the upper features classic blue denim with yellow contrast stitching and a red swoosh border. The heeltab is a smooth brown leather as is the inner lining, mimicking the rear jean tags, with “W30 W34” -presumably the designers jeans size – printed on the heel-tab of the right shoe. Many of the Bespokes we’ve seen from Harajuku have been very overwhelming in terms of materials and colors but it is clear that the mind behind this idea had it set in stone before the reservation was even made. Continue reading for another look and let us know what you think of the design.