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Custom Air Force 1 Inspiration

No question, Air Force 1s are one of the most classic sneakers of all time. White AF1s are a staple in just about every sneakerhead’s collection. Just like with every classic sneaker, some of our favorite artists use their vision to take these classics to the next level. Take a look at some of our favorite custom Air Force 1s.

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@bramptoncustoms takes the classic all-white AF1s to a whole new level with a custom cherry blossom design. If you want to get started on a similar look, pick up some Angelus Petal Pink Paint.

(source: @bramptoncustoms)

With a custom design inspired by Virgil Abloh's insanely popular streetwear brand, @bramptoncustoms comes through again with a great take on these AF1s. All you need to get going on a similar aesthetic is some Angelus Black Paint.

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Thanks to their unicolor design, the all-white AF1s offer a great canvas to experiment with different colors and designs. @peppermintcustoms takes advantage of this a collection of primary colors to create a unique block design. Angelus Blue Paint, Angelus Yellow Paint, Angelus Green Paint, and Angelus Red Paint can help you create a similar look.

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Gucci's classic red and green color scheme and embroidering is unmistakable. @s.e.k.custom brings this iconic design to Air Force 1s to create a unique look. If you want to create a similar look, pick up some Angelus Green Paint and Angelus Red Paint.

Hopefully, these examples were able to provide you with some direction for your next custom project. If you have any questions about any of our products, feel free to contact us.

Shoes for Your Favorite Superhero

Superheroes (and villains) have become a huge part of American culture and entertainment, so it’s only right that some artists choose to represent that through their custom shoes. Check out some of these superhero-inspired customs, and see which Angelus paints you can use to create your own.


The work Ryan Reynolds did in order to get Deadpool onto the big screen was well worth it. Ever since the first movie came out in 2016, Deadpool’s popularity has skyrocketed, and these customs by are the perfect example of that. Use Angelus Fire Red Paint and  Angelus Black Paint to create your own unique Deadpool customs.

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Can you believe it’s been a decade since the first Iron Man movie came out? Despite how long it’s been, the Iron Man brand is still going strong. You can use Angelus Fire Red Paint, Angelus Black Paint, and Angelus Mustard Paint to make customs similar to these ones made by @fzbb_custom.

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Black Panther completely dominated the culture when it came out, so it’s no wonder it inspired some artists to create some movie-inspired customs. Use Angelus Black Paint and Angelus Grey Paint to create your own Black Panther AF1s.

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Okay, so Thanos isn’t exactly a superhero, but he’s still part of one of the biggest superhero movies of all time. Plus, even if you aren’t a fan, you can’t deny the quality of these customs by @savethepanduhs. If you want to try creating your own Thanos customs, pick up our 12 Color Assortment Kit to get started.

A Blank Canvas for your Next Project

Every project needs to start somewhere and a blank canvas is as good a place as any. Here are five all white sneakers you can customize any way you want.


Take a pair of Vans SK8-Hi™ Core Classics out of this world with the Purple Galaxy Kit.


The Complete Pearlescent Paint Kit can bring color and iridescence to some Nike Air Force 1 '07 SE, whether you add a little Sterling Silver or Riot Red.


Add some shine to the Converse Chuck Taylor Monochrome High Top with one of the paints in the Angelus Glitterlites Kit.


Brighten up the soles of some Nike Air Huarache Run Ultra Lace Up Sneakers with any one of the colors in the Complete Neon Color Kit.

If you’re happy with all white, keep them looking like new with Angelus Foam-Tex Cleaning Kit and Angelus Sole Bright.