The new retro-influenced lifestyle runner silhouette from Nike Sportswear, the Nike Air Max Tavas, arrives in another eye-catching look. First there was the vibrant Green Glow treatment on the Tavas, and now a similar color blocking appears on the silhouette in varying shades of red instead of green. Dominated by University Red, the sleek Air Max Tavas goes all crimson with black Swooshes to finish them off. Get a good look at these red beauties here, and then go find them now at select Nike Sportswear retailers like Rock City Kicks or over at eBay.
The Nike marketing department did a great job of hyping up the Air Max Zero as the spring’s biggest sneaker release, but when it came down to it, the shoe itself wasn’t really all that much different from some other current retro-inspired running models on the market. Namely, the Air Max Tavas, which sports a similar construction and lines on the upper. Pro tip: if you missed out on the limited Air Max Zero, the Tavas may just be your consolation prize. It’s latest colorway seen here is a real winner, in a stylish and on-trend tonal black upper with a contrasted white sole. European retailers are getting them now, and you can find them soon at select Nike Sportswear doors in the US.
The Nike Air Max Tavas was introduced as a new Nike Sportswear model that was influenced by the past. Similar to the Air Max Thea in construction, the model features hints of the Air Max 1 in fuse form while a slimmed down mesh construction adds a lightweight tooling that will be perfect for the summer. This look features a color combination that can definitely be described as Seattle-friendly thanks to the array of Flash Lime and Obsidian to match the Seahawks’ uniforms. Available today at select European accounts, check out a better view below.25 years of the Nike Air Max 90 has been a bit of an underwhelming celebration thus far.