The sneakers were hotly anticipated and sold out almost instantly upon their release. While the Air Max 1 was the most sought-after model of the pack, there was also a Friends & Family version of the sneaker that a very select few received from Nike. Those lucky enough to receive a pair stunted on Instagram and gave us a lesson in how to style the kicks. Those that did not get lucky, however, either had to settle for resale or — in the case of the examples below — got creative.
Scroll through a selection of our favorite Parra x Nike custom sneakers below and leave your thoughts on each design in the comments.
Mache Customs brought Piet Parra and Virgil Abloh’s work together on a custom OFF-WHITE x Parra x Nike Air Jordan 1. The definition of hype.