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The Basement x Nike Air Max 90 ‘London’ is releasing this weekend

The final release in the ‘City Series’ takes inspiration from the capital

  • Tayler Willson
  • 17 October 2019
The Basement x Nike Air Max 90 ‘London’ is releasing this weekend

Last month Nike unveiled its latest project with BSMNT entitled ‘City Series’ that consisted of three trainer releases paying homage to Glasgow, Manchester and London respectively.

The latter is the final trainer of the series the be released and officially launches on 19th October.

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The shoe itself takes inspiration from the ever-evolving city of London and its restless, creative power. Five tones of gray in an array of premium materials create a harmonious balance that simultaneously reflects the human and architectural diversity of the city.

The raw, natural midsole is finished with a clear outsole. A transparent, velcro-edged Swoosh can be augmented by a choice of four detachable Swooshes — Yellow 3M, Dark Gray Corduroy, White Patent or Pearlescent.

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Each pair will be sold exclusively at select retailers across the capital and on the SNEAKRS app. A donation from the project will go to Youth Futures organization, which currently provides mentorship programming to young Londoners.

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Tayler Willson is Mixmag's Digital Fashion Editor, follow him on Twitter

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