August 22, 2011 by Jimmy J  · 1 Comment  

A gallery of vintage tee relics from the company formerly known as Blue Ribbon Sports.

Shirt #6: Neon Swoosh

Availability: Search Defunkd for Vintage Nike T-Shirts

Tag: Blue

Era: 1984-88

Fact: Nike co-founder Phil Knight’s initial comment about the swoosh design was, “I don’t love it, but I think it will grow on me.” And grow it did.

Approximate Value: $100

Image Courtesy of: 4all2envy

  • kd

    Why is it called the swoosh? I guess it sounded more sporty than check mark?