The Jordan brand is one that is about legacy and culture. It is more than a shoe an athlete has created. It is a storied lineage coupled with modern history. Built on the very essence of Jordan himself, the brand fuses athleticism and fashion seamlessly. Every month there are hot releases that are a necessary addition to a collector’s vault. With the next few months providing sneakerheads with heat, I picked six of the hottest Jordans that I will be adding to my collection.
Westbrook 0.2 | Camo
Known for his sense of fashion, Russell Westbrook offfers his second lifestyle-type shoe. The Jordan Westbrook 0.2 Camo has an upper based in black nubuck with hits of camo throughout adding rugged luxury to this sleek design.Drops: October 15, 2016 Retails For: $140
Pinnacle 6 | Metallic Gold
The Air Jordan 6 Retro is all about making an opulent statement. Upgraded with a metallic-gold leather upper, these kicks are accented with white details and midsole. It is sole luxury.
Drops: October 22, 2016 Retails For: $250
4 PRM | WheatThe Air Jordan 4 Retro is back again. This time this limited design (only 9,000 pairs produced world-wide) features a familiar shade of camel. The premium leather upper is complimented wit a gum bottom. Drops: October 29, 2016 Retails For: $400
Heiress 1s | Night Maroon Nothing Says classic like the Air Jordan 1 Retro. The GS- exclusive “Heiress” collection continues to expand.The Jordan 1 features a blend of leather infused with velvet touches on the upper. Gold hits accent the “Night Maroon” shoe. A pristine white midsole boasts a translucent outsole fashioned in the “Night Maroon” color way. Drops: November 5, 2016 Retails For: $110
11 RL GG Heiress | Night Maroon The Air Jordan 11 Retro participates in the Heiress collection. Instead of its’s patent leather trim, the 11 is garnished with velvet. Drops: Possibly December 3, 2016 Retails For: N/A
11 | Space Jams The Space Jams are back! Christmas just got that much better. This time the all black and concord kicks are updated to resemble the Player’s Edition (PE) MJ wore. Details such as MJ’s second jersey number- No.45 appear on the latest design. If you are wondering the significance of the number 45; Jordan wore it throughout his high school career until made the varsity team. His older brother, Larry, sported the number. Jordan then opted for half the value of 45 (22.5) which he rounded up to 23.
Drops: December 17, 2016 Retails For: N/A
It’s a few I’m bringing home with me. Of course the Space Jams are one pair, but I am definitely feeling the Heiress 1s.