This week, official Nike product images of the Air Max BW “Persian Violet” have surfaced suggesting that the is making its return soon. Designed by the legendary Tinker Hatfield, the shoe debuted in 1991 and gets its BW or “Big Window” name from the large Air Max unit in the midsole. The rest of the shoe dons the original black, white and Persian Violet color scheme with mesh serving as the base of the upper that’s coupled with leather and suede overlay panels for the mudguard.
Official release details for this year’s reissue of the “Persian Violet” Air Max BW have yet to be announced by the brand but stay tuned to Sole Collector for updates.
UPDATE (08/27): This year’s reissue of the “Persian Violet” Nike Air Max BW now has an official release date. According to SNKRS, the classic shoe will drop on the app on Sept. 9 for $130. Grab a detailed look below.
Nike Air Max BW “Persian Violet”
Release Date: 09/09/21
Color: Black/Persian Violet/White
Style #: DJ6124-001