The Nike Blazer has been around for almost fifty years. First worn by George “The Iceman” Gervin in 1973, it has been adopted by numerous subcultures and the subject of countless trends. This year, the iconic basketball sneaker saw a sudden resurgence, and kick off this moment, the Swoosh have unveiled the brand new ‘Monsoon Blue‘, and it’s a must cop!
Featuring an ultra clean ‘Petrol‘ base, a bold white Swoosh shoots down the side panels for a pop of contrast. Crafted from suede across its entire upper, Nike branding makes its way to the tongue and heel where its embroidered. Down below, a thick white midsole is present, and to round off the classic look, dark blue laces are used.
Available now from retailers such as 43einhalb, the Nike Blazer Mid ‘Monsoon Blue’ definitely deserves a spot in your rotation! Let us know if you’ll be grabbing a pair, and take a look at the entire Nike sneaker range while you’re here!
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