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To celebrate the 2011 Lunar New Year, Nike released a Quickstrike Supreme Air Force 1 ‘Year of the Rabbit’ model, inspired by Shanghai's nostalgic 'White Rabbit' creamy candy and the Chinese Zodiac.The clean build features premium white leather uppers, platinum suede panels and a milky white midsole. Pops of color include vibrant red and royal blue mismatched Swooshes, blue laces, blue ‘2011’ deubrés. The Chinese character for rabbit features on the red tongue tag. The shoes come packaged in a special container molded to look exactly like the White Rabbit candy on which this release is based. Originally released in 1982, the Air Force 1 is named after the presidential aircraft. Designed by Bruce Kilgore, it was the first basketball shoe to feature revolutionary air pocket technology. Today it is one of Nike’s most iconic, best selling sneakers.A pair of rare Quickstrike 'Year of the Rabbit' Air Force 1s with the China-exclusive White Rabbit Candy box.The shoe design is a tribute to the Chinese Zodiac and celebration of the 2011 Lunar New Year.White leather uppers and platinum suede panels with vibrant red and royal blue details throughout.Mismatched red and blue chenille Swooshes, and red chenille tongue tags.Rabbit motifs are featured on the heel tabs and the two-tone patterned insole graphics.The Chinese character for 'Rabbit' is embroidered on the tongue tag.Limited-edition collector's box is molded to look like Shanghai's iconic White Rabbit Candy.Style Number: 318988Color Code: 100This item is final sale and not eligible for return.