Nike Air Presto Essential Black/Gold

Oct 25, 2016

Category: Style

“T-shirt for your feet”. That was how Nike described their Air Presto when it first announced the shoe in 2000. It was light, it was form fitting, and it was supremely comfortable – just like your favorite cotton tee. Now, 16 years after it was first released by the Oregon based sports apparel giant, you can get the shoe a brand new color-way. Introducing the Nike Air Presto Essentials Black/Gold.

It’s a simple look for the now classic sneaker, but it is a winning one. The neoprene upper, along with the phylon mid and outsole of this shoe are a dark, midnight black that draw a stark contrast from the richly gold midcage and toe box. For a little flourish, the shoe also includes a gold logo on the tongue and gold dots on the heel. The gold cage provides a solid but flexible support for the rest of the lightweight, breathable shoe, while the Duralon outsole paired with the air-sole heel unit provide cushioning on footstrikes. Right now you can get yourself a pair of these shoes starting at $120. [Purchase]

Nike Air Presto Essential Black Gold 4

Nike Air Presto Essential Black Gold 1

Nike Air Presto Essential Black Gold 2

Nike Air Presto Essential Black Gold 3

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Style

This 26L CORDURA EDC Backpack Was Inspired By Special Forces Medical Packs

A rugged limited-edition collab between GORUCK & Huckberry.

Posted By Tim Huber

Partner
Featured Image

Oris Honors The U.S. Navy’s First Black Diver With A Limited-Edition Watch

A bronze dive watch powered by a new in-house automatic movement.

Posted By

Jan 20, 2021

Featured Image

Nike & Notre Link Up For The First Time On A Dunk Hi Inspired By Classic Workwear

Because of variations in the suede material, no two pairs are alike.

Posted By

Jan 19, 2021

Featured Image

Shinola’s New Auto Runwell Watch Was Inspired By American Station Agents

A tribute to a trade in which punctuality came at a premium.

Posted By

Jan 18, 2021

Featured Image

Brooklyn Circus & Todd Snyder Link Up For A Retro Boxing-Inspired Capsule

Celebrating the role boxing has historically played in cultural black resistance.

Posted By

Jan 18, 2021

Featured Image

These REC Watches Feature Dials Made From Two Of Carroll Shelby’s Mustangs

Swiss-made timepieces derived from the legendary 'Green Hornet' & 'Little Red.'

Posted By

Jan 15, 2021