Nike Cortez Basic Big Kids' Shoe WEAR SNEAKER HISTORY. The Nike Cortez Basic blends real and synthetic leather with fabric in the upper for durability and comfortable support. It pays homage to Los Angeles, where the Cortez was popularized as an iconic streetwear staple.
Herringbone pattern delivers traction. Foam midsole provides lightweight cushioning. Leather and synthetic leather in the upper enhances durability.