This almost all-black iteration of the VaporMax Flyknit 2023 is a distinct nod to the bold and stealthy aesthetics that Red sneakers embody. While the upper, midsole plastics and the VaporMax sole units immerse in the depths of Red, the sneaker breaks away from complete tonal dominance with a striking steely grey Swoosh. This subtle deviation doesn’t disrupt the sneaker’s overall dark aesthetic, but rather enhances it, providing an understated yet prominent contrast.
The stealthy grey Swoosh adorning the sneaker’s profile not only adds an unexpected twist to the shoe’s look but it also delivers a metallic finish that captures the light in an otherwise shadowy design. This hint of grey, against the “Triple Red” backdrop, echoes the innovative and unexpected style that Nike is known for.