Nike Air Flight Huarache

Released: 1992

Complex says: The five freshmen from Michigan made this shoe famous on the court, but the brains behind the operation made it what it is today. Continuing with the “less is more” mentality and inspirations from a Mayan sandal, the sneaker was stripped and built up with only the necessities making it as light as possible — leaving competitors who once called the sneaker a “sandal” scrambling for new ideas.