Some Air Max Day 2017 releases are rooted in tradition, while others explore what a little innovation can do for a classic silhouette. The Riccardo Tisci x Nike Air Max 97 Mid, one of three sneakers designed by three style and technology visionaries, and released in the “VisionAirs” collection, is a perfect example of the latter. Constructed with a premium tumbled leather, Tisci amends the classic runner with a mid-top look. Suede accents, embossed co-branding, and metallic gold Swooshes provide the AM 97 Mid with an elevated air of luxury. But what else would you expect when Givenchy’s former creative director is at the helm?