A Nike spokesperson confirmed for Yahoo Lifestyle that the slides are indeed launching but could not yet share additional details.
When you know Nike runnin outta ideas….
— TheNaptownCollective (@thenaptownclvte) May 29, 2018
Nike coming out with fanny pack slides. Shit is crazy as hell and genius at the same time
— A Chi Type Of Guy (@SharpChedaGetta) May 30, 2018
At least the zippered-pouch feature on this latest creation serves a purpose that may, for some, transcend aesthetics. Plus, as the utilitarian trend (the more pockets the better) is one to be watching this summer, these Nike slides are sure to give it an athleisure twist. And we’re oddly here for it.
So now we just have to wait until they drop. According to Hypebeast, the slides will “hit retailers soon,” and we hope it’ s sooner rather than later — before we change our minds.
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