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Olivia Kim x Nike Air Force 1 '07 Hyper Blue/Sail/Volt 2019

November 29, 2019 by Judgment Hall  

Jordans 2019 Cheap, A native New Yorker who came of age in the '90s, Nordstrom VP of Creative Projects Olivia Kim has coveted iconic sneakers her entire life. The '90s was a golden age for creative expression in downtown NYC and for wider sneaker culture, and Kim lived and breathed it all. Other notable releases includes the Blue The Great x Air Jordan 1 Mid "Fearless" launch, the "Island Green" Air Jordan 13, and two "Liquid Metal" Stan Smiths.
Olivia Kim gives one of her favorite silhouettes, the Nike Air Force 1, a rave-inspired make-over. For the No Cover collection, she curated a capsule of nostalgic NYC-inspired OG Nike silhouettes that she couldn't get her hands on growing up, bringing to life what was previously unattainable in her own life. Olivia Kim remembers NYC in the '90s. The city danced at all-night raves, and the fashion was bomb dot com. The Nike x Olivia Kim AF1 '07 captures the outrageous '90s rave spirit with a blue corduroy upper and glow-in-the-dark details.
2019 Jordan, Nordstrom VP of Creative Projects Olivia Kim's Nike Air Force 1 "No Cover" collaboration is inspired by the NYC's rave scene in the '90s with a blue corduroy that's accents by a neon snakeskin heel tab and Swoosh, which sits atop a glow-in-the-dark midsole and outsole. The "No Cover" Low features a vibrant blue corduroy upper accented by a neon snakeskin heel tab and swoosh, that screams '90s NYC. The glow-in-the-dark sole unit takes things to the next level. Wide-wale corduroy and a snakeskin Swoosh explode in color, pattern and texture all over designer Olivia Kim's nostalgic take on an iconic throwback sneaker.