Before the year comes to an end and ahead of the 30th Anniversary of Tinker Hatfield’s iconic silhouette ̵1; the Air Max 90 is giving us all a blast from the past with the Archetype “Bright Crimson” colorway releasing on December 10 for $160. This deconstructed rendition of the popular colorway is immensely popular amongst the older sneaker community and the resale is quite profitable.

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Let’s see the evolution of the Air Max 90 which was originally named the Air Max 3.

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Sneaker: Nike Air Max 90

Release Year: 1987

Tinker Hatfield’s silhouette revolutionized Nike’s Air Max line with the exposed Air Bubble. The story goes that Hatfield came up with the design on a trip to Paris where he saw buildings with exposed architecture.

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Sneaker: George H.W. Bush’s custom Air Max 90 “Air Pres”


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Sneaker: Air Max 90 360 “One Time Only” “Infrared”

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Sneaker: Virgil Abloh x Nike Air Max 90 “The Ten”


Nike Air Max 90 Archetype “Bright Crimson” – Details

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The Nike Air Max 90 Archetype comes in a White, Black, and Bright Crimson colorway which resembles the silhouette of the OG infrared. The snekaer features rough-cut edges along with exposed foam lines and a translucent sheath around the midfoot and heel. Speaking of branding, the Nike Air Max 90 features swooshes on the laterals along with the Air Max logo beneath them. On the tongue we can see the Nike Air branding and the sharpie-like Crimson Air cassettes finish off the design.

Nike Air Max 90 Archetype “Bright Crimson” – Where To Buy

You can purchase the Nike Air Max 90 Archetype “Bright Crimson” from the following locations:


Bodega (Raffle)




Nike Air Max 90 Archetype “Bright Crimson” – Resale Price

Looking at the Bid and Ask prices on StockX , we can safely say that this release is a definite sell. There is immense interest in this sneaker and we expect the resale price of the Nike Air Max 90 Archetype “Bright Crimson” to be $250-$270. 


Sneaker: Nike Air Max 90 Archetype “Bright Crimson”

Release Date: DEC/10/2020

Retail Price: $160

Resale Price: $250-$270

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Haider Tahir

Haider first discovered the sneaker market a few years back by accident and has ever since been intrigued by how the market flows and moves. His favorite sneaker is the Jordan 1.


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