Nike’s Skylon II is primed for an any-day-now retro release. Sean Wotherspoon’s recent ‘gram reveals that the first drop is likely to come in clean white with the model's OG ‘Eggplant/Blue’ gradient lending a heavy dose of early-90s vibe.
In the most recent issue of Sneaker Freaker mag (Issue 39), we interviewed two Madrid-based sneakerheads with a passion for vintage Nikes and a dislike of retros. One half of the pair, Reyes, even went so far as to state: ‘If Nike pulled off a retro of models like the Air Base 1 or the Skylon II, it would break my heart.’ Eep.. shield your eyes, Reyes..
No word yet on when these will land, but we'll let you know when we know.