ÿþOn the week that will lead up to the return of ï»¿Air Jordan 11 velvet the Air Jordan 1 Royal, Nike has unveiled the background story/inspiration behind this highly anticipated pair of kicks.Here s how the story goes according to Nike.On a cold, crisp morning in 1985, famed sports photographer Chuck Kuhn stepped onto a remote Oregon airstrip to shoot a rising basketball star Michael Jordan. Rather than wear his team s iconic red and black, Jordan chose his personal favorite colors: royal blue and black. The shoe he wore that day, the Air Jordan I black/royal, was the first AJ I offered for purchase to the public.
Just a quick follow-up to the recent announcement we shared with you regarding upcoming collabs between PSNY and Jordan Brand. We let you guys know that a total of three different PSNY x Air Jordan 12 collabs were on the way, today we get our first look at all three Air Jordan 11 heiress colorway.You had already seen the Wheat and Purple pair, but today we get our first look at what appears to be a Navy Blue colorway of the Jordan 12. As mentioned before, each off the nubuck-constructed Air Jordan 12s are expected to drop in June and will be exclusive to Air Jordan 11 barons certain cities. While we re waiting on what those cities are, an exact release date and pricing info, get a good look at all three pairs above and let us know which one you d like to rock.images: zsneakerheadzAvailable Now on Kixify & eBay
All adhered atop a crisp white midsole unit and matching blue outsole, finishing touches include the iconic wings logo across its ankles, as well as Nike Air branding on the tongue and outsole.Priced at $160, you can purchase this standout pair at select Nike and JB stockists starting April 1.Click and bookmark our official Air Jordan 1 Retro High Air Jordan 11 midnight navy OG Royal (2017) launch page now for additional imagery, the latest info and release details.Images: FinishLine Available Now on Kixify & eBay
In addition to the Air Jordan 1 Low OG Premium in black, the sneaker is also rendered in a more vibrant option of ice blue for Spring 2017.The defining hue simply covers its textured suede/leather upper, while vachetta tan leather accents are implemented on the tongue and heel tab to essentially exude a lifestyle variation of the classic silhouette.Finishing details include matching blue laces and a crisp white full-length rubber sole unit.Priced at $140, you can purchase this premium pair at select Nike retailers overseas now, although, more retailers nationwide will have it available by April 1.Images: Titolo Available Now on Kixify & eBay
Undoubtedly one of the most beloved colorways from MJ s historic lineage, the Air Jordan 1 High Royal is set to make its much-awaited return soon. Last released in 2013, the forthcoming is suggested to debut in its OG build. A two-tone color theme of black and varsity royal covers its premium leather construction, while the defining royal blue tone adorns the toe box, heel, Swooshes on its side panels and outsole.
Introduced two weeks earlier, official imagery of Air Jordan 11 low barons the Air Jordan 1 High Wolf Grey Suede is revealed, as it accompanies the previously featured red and blue versions.Just like the aforementioned pairs, the classic basketball sneaker is defined by a plush suede composition, dipped in the defining hue of wolf grey. Exuding premium lifestyle appeal with its sleek monochromatic makeover, the sneaker is accentuated with a lighter shade adorning the tongue, laces and inner lining.Retailing for $140, this stylish variation is suggested to debut at select JB and Nike retailers starting April 20th. Stay tuned to KicksOnFire for further updates. Images: Nike Available Now on Kixify & eBay