10 Cool Air Force 1 Outfits to Wear This Summer

If you haven’t heard, Nike’s Air Force 1 sneakers have made a comeback, and in a major way. Sure, we love the now classic Stan Smiths, but if you’re planning to up your footwear game this season, you’re going to want to add this to your closet. Once you do, however, it might be hard to imagine how to create a full Air Force 1 outfit—but it’s easier than you think.

As fan favorites in the ’80s and the early aughts, these iconic sneakers were seen everywhere. Now, they’re a main staple among the most stylish celebrities. In other words, it’s your turn to give them a try. Whether you prefer to stick with the all-white sneaker trend or want to throw a pop of color into your look with a bright pair of the sneakers, you’ll quickly learn that these shoes will be a part of your regular footwear rotation.

Ready to get started? Get some sartorial inspiration from the coolest street style stars on how they’re sporting the shoe. Then, shop their looks to create your own!

Turtleneck and Trousers


Style du Monde

Use a pair or bright Air Force 1s to add a pop of color to your outfit. Complement it with your accessories.

This is the ultimate layering piece.

Available in sizes 12 to 28.

Wear these with everything.

Available in Italian sizes 36 to 42.

Denim Dress With Button-Down Shirt


Style du Monde

Let your Nikes be the new white sneaker to wear with everything, like a denim dress layered over a button-down shirt. Bonus points if you keep everything monochrome.

Contrasting paneling is so unexpected.

Available in sizes 10 to 18.

The perfect summer dress.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Tube Top and Paneled Jeans


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Yes, your sneakers can be neutral, too. If your look is more dimensional, try a pair of tan Air Force 1s.

This will be your comfiest piece for the summer.

Available in one size.

Baseball Tee and Skirt


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Everyone might love the stark white version, but the black pair can be just as chic. Wear them with your ensemble for an edge of cool.

A baseball shirt will make you feel so cool.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Dress this skirt up or down.

Available in sizes 2 to 10.

Red Sweater and Trousers


Style du Monde

Color coordination has never been a bad thing. Try wearing a top in the same color as the accent on your pair of Air Force 1s to instantly pull your look together.

The chicest pattern.

Available in sizes S to L.

These will look so good on you.

Available in sizes 18 to 20.

Fringe Jacket and Denim Skirt


Collage Vintage

Low-top Air Force 1s will go with anything you wear. For a chic and casual summer look, wear a denim miniskirt and fringe jacket with your sneakers.

Tap into the Western trend with a fringe jacket.

Available in sizes 0 to 3.

Wear this skirt to every summer event.

Available in sizes 14 to 24.

Striped Dress


Collage Vintage

Air Force 1s will dress down any look while also giving it an effortlessly cool vibe. Wear it with a shirtdress to contrast the structured vibe with the casual appeal.

This shirtdress is definitely worth the investment.

Available in sizes 10 to 26.

Metallics aren't just for the holiday season.

Gingham Dress


Sandra Semburg

Wearing these throwback sneakers with a quirky dress will give you a cool-girl look that rivals no other. Plus, your feet will be so comfortable.

Nothing like a statement dress for the summer.

Available in Italian sizes 36 to 44.

Denim Jacket With Distressed Jeans


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If you're working the denim-on-denim look, these sneakers will give your look an extra dose of old-school cool.

Wait until you see the back.

Available in sizes XS to L.

Bomber Jacket and Jeans


Style du Monde

If you really love the streetwear trend that's happening, there's no reason you shouldn't add these throwback hip-hop shoes into the mix. Switch it up with a pair of colored Air Force 1s to give your look more color.

A classic military green bomber will never go out of style.

Available in sizes XS to XL.

These jeans are so chic.

Available in sizes 24 to 29.

With these pieces, your Air Force 1s will look so good.