Nike sent shockwaves through the sneaker community with the release of its sleek Nike Air Trainer 1 “Midnight Navy” shoes in 1988. For its admirers, the shoemaker is reintroducing a 34-year-old design in 2022.
The Nike Air Trainer 1 “Midnight Navy” shoes are set to hit shelves on July 16, 2022, at 7:30 p.m. Interested shoe geeks will be able to purchase these classic sneakers from Nike’s main shopping website as well as other partner outlets. These navy blue shoes will set you back $125 for each pair.
Nike Air Trainer 1 Midnight Navy shoes will be reintroduced after 34 years
The American sneaker genius is known for reviving iconic sneakers from the past while presenting new designs and colorways. The Nike Air Trainer 1 “Midnight Navy” is resurrected this year as a result of this outstanding trend.
Earlier, in 2022, Nike released the “Chlorophyll” colorway of the Nike Air Trainer 1 silhouette. And now, we’re going to see the classic “Navy” color scheme.
The description of these Nike Air Trainer 1 Midnight Navy shoes on the official Nike SNKRS app shopping site reads:
“The original elliptical trainer is back in true form with a rare reissue of White, Medium Gray and Midnight Navy. Unreleased since the late ’80s, the classic colors let you transition from downtown to downtown with ease. The forefoot strap adds a sleek retro appeal, while the soft leather breaks through easily and contrasts with the tumbled leather on the Swoosh for the perfect finish.If that’s not enough, the Air cushioning brings a proven comfort wherever you are. So where will you take your Trainers?”
Although it is labeled Midnight Navy, the majority of the shoes are gray and white. Along with the Gray and Navy hues, bright Red accents are also used throughout the upper.
The uppers are fashioned with high quality nubuck and premium leather overlays. The white toes have perforations for better air circulation. While the nubuck elements are grey, the leather elements are blue and white.
White perforated toes are edged in gray nubuck. These gray elements are also used for the eyelets of the shoe. These gray eyelets are placed right next to the all-white tongue flaps. These crisp white pull tabs are adorned with the usual red and blue Nike branding. Akin white lace locks placed on top complete the tongue areas.
Towards the lace dubrae, a navy velcro strap is attached, which displays an embedded red Nike lettering on top. These navy blue leathers are also used to create the signature Nike swooshes which are positioned on the lateral sides of these.
While one side sports a Nike swoosh, the other side features white leathers detailed with perforations. Following that, collar areas as well as inner linings are white, while navy insoles are trimmed with bold red Nike branding.
Additionally, the gray nubuck heel counters are finished with embroidered Nike Air branding. Around the heels, the soles are edged with navy blue piping. Lastly, White midsoles are cemented with Gray outsoles that complete the look of this classic style.
Don’t forget to catch up with the Nike Air Trainer 1 “Midnight Navy” colorway on July 16th. These $125 shoes can be a perfect addition to your shoe collection.