Nike Is Celebrating 35 Years of the Air Force 1 by Releasing 5 Must-Have Collabs

The Air Force 1 is an iconic sneaker, and for its 35th anniversary, Nike is highlighting the most important colorway of the silhouette it has ever released: white-on-white.
“The triple white is the most ubiquitous of all Air Force 1s, and it’s the one that transcends gender, socioeconomic status, cultures — everyone wears the white-on-white,” Al Baik, senior creative director of Nike Sportswear footwear, explained to Footwear News. “You can be a millionaire or you could be a 15-year-old kid and still wear that ‘07 classic.”
And sneaker experts — with an affinity for the Air Force 1 — agree.
“You’re going to turn heads if you walk in with Kaws or HTMs, having limited-edition joints makes you stand out, but they still don’t take anything away from the white-on-white,” said “Hawaii” Mike Salman, who participated in Nike’s ranking of the best 100 Air Force 1s of all time 10 years ago.
To celebrate the model’s milestone, Nike will release AF100, boasting five must-have looks from a range of collaborators including rappers, record labels and renowned designers.
Virgil Abloh’s reimagined Off-White x Nike Air Force 1 ‘07 is the first of the five iterations fans of the sneakers can pick up. The collab drops Nov. 4 at

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