The Collaboration Between Nike & Stüssy
These collaborations have been instrumental in shaping the convergence between sneaker culture and streetwear fashion. Their collabs have been mutually beneficial and have helped to elevate both brands to new heights of popularity and influence. This iconic collab first began in the early 2000s and has seen a number of iconic releases. One of the most iconic releases was the Stüssy x Nike Dunk Low “ Cherry “ in 2001 and deadstock pairs are valued around R50 000 due to its rarity and history.
The Nike Stüssy collaborations have always been known for their attention to detail, high-quality materials and their ability to blend Nike's innovative sneaker technology with Stüssy's bold and cutting-edge design aesthetic. In recent years, Nike and Stüssy have continued their collaboration with new releases that build on their rich history together. A popular recent release was in 2020, where the two brands released the Stüssy x Nike Air Zoom Spiridon Cage 2 “Fossil”.
Their latest collab saw Stüssy continue to collab on underrated models and saw them redesigning a classic sneaker, the Air Penny 2. As is usually the case, a number of apparel items was releasing with the sneaker. Jerseys, hoodies, sweatpants, and a striped set were released with all pieces donning co-branded logos. Their apparel always offers streetwear enthusiasts a chance to wear unique and rare pieces to truly make your outfits stand out.
Nike x Stüssy Knit Sweater Natural – This sweater is ideal for Autumn and Winter and features unique graphics on the front and back that includes the iconic Nike Swoosh and Stüssy’s logo.
Nike x Stüssy Wash Crew Fleece Black/Grey – Released for SS23, this easy to wear jersey features the co-branding logo on the left pocket. Coming in two colours, Black and Grey, this jersey is a perfect addition to your wardrobe.
Nike x Stüssy Acid Wash Crew Fleece Blew – Featuring a bright blue, this fleece adds a pop of colour to your ‘fit. The acid wash means that every piece is unique and adds character to this piece.
Nike x Stüssy The Wide World Tribe T-Shirt White – Donning a simple Nike Swoosh on the front, the back of this T-Shirt is what makes it special. The back has a unique graphic composed of both logos and “The Wide World Tribe” text that pays tribute to their special partnership.
The Nike x Stüssy collabs have played an important role in shaping the world of sneakers and streetwear have remained highly sought after among collectors. This iconic collab will continue to push the boundaries of sneaker culture and streetwear fashion for years to come.
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