The power of a solid collection was born within the rise of basketball legend Michael Jordan and his iconic Air Jordan shoes and through the rapid growth of an emerging hip hop music scene.
These days, rappers are still immersed within the politics, culture, and context of sneakers, which all come with their own unique and fascinating history.
For example, Nike’s 1982 Air Force shoes are credited for kicking off the sneaker culture that exists today, and it’s been named dropped countless times in pop culture – Hip Hop singer Nelly even dedicated a whole song to the shoe called Air Force Ones.
The status associated with a strong sneaker collection has since spread worldwide, and in Australia, places like Sydney’s Western suburbs take the long-lasting trend seriously.
To get your hands on basketball sneakers and to add some 80s culture to your outfits, here are some of 2021s best offerings.
Shop Forum low shoes, $150 from Adidas here.
Shop Forum Exhibit Mid Shoes, $170 from Adidas here.
Shop Forum Mid Shoes, $160 from Adidas here.
Shop Adidas Originals Forum Low Womens, $149.99 from HYPE here.
Shop Adidas Originals Forum Plus Womens, $159.99 from HYPE here.
Shop Nike Air Force 1 GTX, $239.99 from HYPE here.
Shop Nike Air Force 1 PIXEL Womens, $159.99 from HYPE here.
Shop Triple Platforum Low Shoes, $240 from Adidas here.
Shop Forum Low Shoes, $150 from Adidas here.
Shop Forum Bold Shoes, $200 from Adidas here.
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