White Nike Air Force 1s
With many fashion trends resurfacing these past couple years such as scrunchies, mom jeans and the classic Air Force 1, it’s no doubt that fashion repeats itself. These shoes have been an essential closet item for many since they have come back into style. Whether they were paired with a sweatshirt or a casual sundress, almost everyone owned a pair. However, are Nike Air Force 1’s still in style in 2021? TKC believes they are, as 70% (46/66) of staff voted that these shoes are still chic.
Nike Air Force 1s have been a staple shoe since 1982, and it’s safe to say they aren’t going anywhere. While these were previously most popular in the ‘80s, this universal shoe had a resurgence of popularity in 2018 and stayed relevant since. In fact, the Nike Air Force 1 has almost always been on the top 10 best-selling sneaker list. As of 2020, it took the number one spot.
Many would say that a simple white tennis shoe is a requirement in one’s closet, and the Air Force 1 is the perfect piece to satisfy that need; hence why it is so incredibly popular. An assortment of outfits can be paired with this shoe. For an everyday look, many people will wear the Nike Air Force 1 with joggers and a crop top. For a more fancy look, it can be paired with a mini dress or a casual suit.
This shoe stays widely worn because of the countless things you can do with it. Not only can you wear it, but you can also use the shoe as a canvas for your own designs. Many people will buy white Air Force 1s and paint or draw their own customised art on it, some even selling them for profit. Painting and drawing on this simple white shoe has become a hobby, and even a business for several creators.
Celebrities like Emma Chamberlain, Madison Beer and Hailey Bieber have been seen sporting this shoe while walking the streets of L.A., causing it to become a must-have item for many people. As the popularity of this shoe has grown, Air Force 1 has collaborated with brands like OFF WHITE, Supreme and more. Currently, you can buy Air Force 1s in an assortment of different colors and patterns. Although these shoes may be expanding with their variety of colors and custom designs, it is clear that the vintage and essential white shoe will not be going out of style anytime soon.