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Style - Kicks and Gear / Jun 15, 2010 / 12:00 pm

Nike Air Force 1 Foamposite

“It’s a dream come true.”

Last week at the World Basketball Festival introduction, we got a sneak peek of a bunch of the new product coming out as well. But there was one piece that had people tweeting away more than the rest: the Nike Air Force 1 Foamposite. To satisfy the craving that’s persisted since the end of the twentieth century, Nike is bringing back the Foamposite and combining it with the Air Force 1 for an absolutely seamless new slice of basketball footwear.

Dropping on August 14th in the heart of the Festival, Nike resurrects the out-of-this-world technology of 1997’s Foamposite matching up with a true footwear icon. Originally found on the feet of NBA superstars as well as forward-thinking East Coast urbanites, the Foamposite utilized a then groundbreaking two-mold process, delivering an unprecedented upper shape, color and feel – giving the shoe a truly futuristic look. It delivered on a new level of performance durability, support and protection.

The legendary AF1, created in 1982 when Bruce Kilgore introduced Nike Air to the game of basketball, is a classic hoop shoe adopted for the streets and for its style. It’s the sneakerhead’s sneaker, and has been evolving ever since.

This evolution sees Nike bring together the best of both worlds. Significant creative thinking and new engineering to create a three-mold process that eliminates the seams on the upper. The shoe also draws on the original Foamposite design, utilizing a midsole that allows consumers a window into the soul of the shoe. Seamless Foamposite, in an Air Force 1.

This is definitely one shoe you don’t want to miss.

What do you think?

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  • s.bucketz

    ther alright…not feelin em too much tho…jus stick wit re-dropping them foamposite colorways and leave these booty ass af1 fusions alone that shit is not workin…
    these are the hottest af1s ive seen in YEARS tho…they fell off harder than pink button downs

  • deucedeuce

    i wasnt sure at first but now im thinkin they might be fire… GOTTA SEE THEM IN PERSON

  • LMNOP

    Gimmicky shiny ass silver moonboot lookin pieces of shit.

  • len

    omg this is fuckin ugly

  • http://www.worldofwatches.com/Seiko-WATCHES.asp?bo_brand_id=2293 Erin

    I wasnt sure at first but now im thinkin they might be fire… GOTTA SEE THEM IN PERSON.

  • Abe504

    They look alrite, after i buy this ill go rent George Jetson’s apartment……