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Classics Revisited: Nike Dunk Low “Argon” (2002)

Classics Revisited: Nike Dunk Low “Argon” (2002)

Argon Dunks

NIKE DUNK LOW WEEK

Prior to the explosion of Dunks thanks to Nike Skateboarding and other collaborations, Japan was responsible for making the Dunk Low a relevant shoe. The mid-80’s basketball shoe turned street-wear powerhouse was insanely popular in the Far East, with the Japan-exclusive City Attack Series of the late 1990’s serving as one of firestarters of Dunk-prominence in the first-half of 2000. Of course, all of these Dunks were mere assemblies of great colors without the need of a superfluous gimmick, with a perfect example being the co.jp release of the ‘Argon’. Prior to the neon sneaker craze, the Argon Dunk was one of the more electrifying sneakers around; the punchy tone of Argon Blue gave the shoe a distinct personality and gave away to other high-contrast colorways that became popular years later. Brand new Argon Dunk Lows are as tough of a find as any, so give the gallery of tonight’s Classics Revisited below a look if you’re not familiar with the shoe, or if you’re looking to re-live one of your personal favorites.

Nike Dunk Low ‘Argon’
Flash/White-Argon Blue
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2002

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Nike Dunk Low Argon

Dunk Low Argon

Argon Nike Dunk Low
Photos: spadesman914/shooto

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