For the 2022-23 NBA season, LeBron James and Nike (NYSE:NKE -0.90% ) Basketball have launched the LeBron 20 as the pair’s new low-top silhouette, which has been met with overwhelming success. The new sneaker built on the success of its predecessor, with a construction that was noticeably bulkier than previous shoes from the 1920s. The shoe builds on the success of previous sneakers and is noticeably smaller than previous 20’s shoes. This special edition of the Nike LeBron 21 comes in cheerful hues like Track Red, Ivory, Bordeaux, and Blue.
The upper is mainly dark red suede. There are perforations on both sides of the tongue to facilitate the breathability of the upper. The red swoosh has a prominent design and is accompanied by a purple bottom edge. Purple also appears on the lining, enhancing the luxurious look of the upper. Additional Metallic Purple accents appear on the heel and rear of the midsole. The heel is decorated with luxurious gemstones. The midsole is finished in white and purple. The ice blue translucent outsole adds to the charm of the upper.
A theater-inspired label design on the tongue features colorful embroidery of “James Theater” and a movie ticket tongue stamped with LeBron’s birthday as the admission number, while a popcorn graphic printed on the insole is also part of the design. The design of the red laces also stays true to the theme, but features a metallic dubra with the Roman numeral XXI (21) for a special touch.