Model: Air Max 97 LX “Swarovski”
Main characteristics: Swarovski Crystal Fabric samples, tone-on-tone laces, Max Air tools.
Release date: The silver iteration arrives on September 7, 2017.
Price: Expect a price tag of $ 400 USD.
To buy: Nike
Editor’s Notes: Following a spring delivery of the colorway black, Nike is preparing to release its latest “Swarovski” Air Max 97 in a familiar pattern. Once again, the iconic sneaker here features glittering Swarovski crystal fabric samples throughout the upper.
“This has been an exciting project in terms of material innovation,” says Marie Crow, Nike Material Design Director for NikeWomen Sportswear. “We were looking to explore shine and durability in a new and innovative way, and we loved the juxtaposition of the hard-wearing shine of Crystal Fabric to reinvent an already iconic shoe.”
The Air Max 97 LX with Swarovski crystals then explains for the first time that Nike Women uses Swarovski crystals on a shoe.
“Swarovski has a proud heritage of innovation and creative collaboration,” added Markus Langes-Swarovski, member of the board of Swarovski. “We were delighted to partner with Nike to create this unique design. The Air Max 97 is a truly iconic 360-degree silhouette. it inspired us to imagine what might happen when speed meets light. “
Don’t forget to also check out all the sneakers in Nike’s all-new Air Max 97 line-up.
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