Let’s face it, as a society, we’ve become obsessed with remakes, remixes and rehashes. Whether it’s movies, TV shows, music, cars, or even sneakers, the prospect of cashing in on grandeurs of the past is often too much of a temptation for brands to pass up.
Amid the zealous Dunk resurgence that’s currently sweeping the sneakersphere, a groundswell of support has emerged for Nike SB to re-release some of their most coveted relics from the past. For many of us, however, the thought of ‘golden era’ colourways being retro’d has us pointing figurative Rayguns to our heads.
If Hollywood has taught us anything, it’s that things don’t always deliver the second time around.