This Nike ACG Brings Back the Retro Sneakers in a Women's Mobb Mid

By: Cadhla Gray - Sep 28, 2015
References: heistny & caplex
Nike first released its line of ‘All Conditions Gear’ in the 1980s, which transitioned its sporty kicks into hiking shoes while providing the inspiration for these retro sneakers. These Mobb mid women’s shoes showcase colors, styles and materials loved in past decades. In Mulberry and Purple Dusk colorways with suede detailing, the shoes scream 90s.

The retro sneakers blend many favorite Nike styles into one shoe, pairing a casual ‘Huarache’ look with a treaded sole similar to those in the ‘Free’ line. The gritted bottom sports a white speckled gum, with mild enough treads to keep them looking stylish yet functional for climbing. The lace holes have wide gaps between them to maximize a tight closure and snug fit, while the laces themselves resemble thin rugged ropes.