Words by Corey Copeland


Ladies, Nike has held you down all 2017. To remind you they’ve been JUST DO-ing IT since 97’, the sneaker head favorite Air Max 97 silhouette is back again. Set to hit the market on October 14,2017.

Sorry fellas, on behalf of Nike, we encourage you to keep your eyes pealed.

Made of a synthetic leather and textile upper, the shoe is ordained in a soft dainty lilac-purple. This shoe is for those bossy chicks who boldly command respect, yet they still have a delicate soft side.

Even if that bossy chick is your daughter or a niece, this shoe has an attitude of its own. Secondary features include the signature wavy design across with gloss and reflective detailing. A white sturdy midsole is accented by the iconic air max bubble and black rubber outsole, equipped with a lilac colored signature swoosh bubble to complete look.

Retailing for $160, will these be in your closet ladies?

If you want this pretty pair you better be on point for the drop. Luckily, The Source Magazine keeps you informed.

This women’s exclusive colorway is available at select Nike stores and online at nike.com.

If your size is gone, like always we encourage you to check eBay, Kixify and other after-market retailers.

Keep in mind the Nike Air Max 97 is celebrating it 20th anniversary in 2017. With this point in mind ANY 97’ silhouette released in 2017 will be highly coveted amongst sneaker collectors regardless of gender. New and current colors will be rare finds in a few years. JUST DO your research,

If you keep yours crispy and clean, there is aways money in the sneaker resale market. Especially the release date has long past and stocks of the shoe When a sneaker head has an urge for a particular shoe they may be willing to pay you to give up your pretty pair in exchange for a pretty penny.

Keep your eyes pealed.

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