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The Air Jordan 1 Retro High Strap “French Blue” Returns Earlier Than Expected

As of lately, Jordan Brand has been paying a lot of attention to major sneaker releases, such as the Fragment Design x Air Jordan 1 and Air Jordan Melo M11 “Gold Standard.” However, before the year actually came to an end, Jordan Brand has unveiled another possibly major release for the classic Air Jordan 1 silhouette that will probably delight many 23isBack readers. Many had been anticipating that the Air Jordan 1 High Strap to make a comeback on one of the Jordan release dates 2015, but the sneaker has hit the shelves earlier than expected. Continue reading The Air Jordan 1 Retro High Strap “French Blue” Returns Earlier Than Expected

Hiroshi Fujiwara’s Fragment Design x Air Jordan 1 Is A Limited Edition Sneaker

Hiroshi Fujiwara – the highly esteemed designer and icon – officially shed light on the fact that his Fragment Design label was collaborating with Nike. While present at an event in Tokyo, Japan at the POOL aoyama, he unveiled three different sneakers he designed in collaboration with Nike, one of which was the super limited Fragment Design x Air Jordan 1 Retro. The collaboration also consisted of the Nike Roshe LD-1000 SP and the Nike Sock Dart.

Out of three models that Hiroshi unveiled, there is no doubt that Jordanheads, had been particularly keeping their eyes peeled for the Fragment Design x Air Jordan 1. The Nike Roshe LD-1000 SP hit the shelves earlier on November 7th, 2014, and the Nike Sock Dart made its retail debut on December 18th, 2014. Now, all that remains is to wait for the Fragment Design x Air Jordan 1’s retail debut on December 27th, 2014, which is going to happen very soon.

Apparently, Hiroshi Fujiwara had been considering working with Jordan Brand for quite some time. According to Hiroshi himself, he decided to design an Air Jordan 1 because he wears different colorways of the sneaker model quite frequently. He also claims that he has used materials that are quite identical to those that the original Air Jordan 1 was made from. Moreover, he has used a special black for the sneaker’s toe box, apparently the same black hue that has appeared on “Black Toe” Air Jordans.

Hiroshi also mentioned that he somewhat came up with the black and blue color combination for this legit collaboration sneaker out of the blue, just because he felt it would make these kicks look mysterious. The combination of a white leather upper with black and royal blue overlays on top does indeed look unique. Moreover, just like the original, tongue features the “Nike Air” branding and the Fragment Design lightning bolt logo is embossed on the heel. Considering that December 27th, 2014 has been confirmed as the release date of Fragment Design x Air Jordan 1, so grab a pair from sneakeheadclub.com for 400$ before this limited release is sold out.

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Sneakersheads In Houston Get Rowdy, Police Arrive & A Teenage Girl Gets Tasered

One of the latest 2014 Jordan release dates that Jordanheads are eagerly waiting for is December 20, when the Air Jordan 11 Retro “Legend Blue.” However, this means that many 23 is Back readers in Houston had likely lined up outside Willowbrook Mall this Sunday in order to grab a ticket that would enable them to cop a pair of the “Legend Blue” sneaker when it hits the shelves. This also means that they had likely witnessed the chaos that erupted because of the disorderly crowds. Continue reading Sneakersheads In Houston Get Rowdy, Police Arrive & A Teenage Girl Gets Tasered

The Recently Released Air Jordan XX9 “Blackout” Looks Very Simple Yet Very Stunning

Back in August, it was revealed that the “Blackout” would be one of the many colorways of the Air Jordan XX9 that Jordan Brand would be dropping during the 2014 Holiday Season. One of the early December 2014 Jordan release date had been confirmed for the retail debut of this colorway and as per schedule, these new jordans recently hit the shelves. Even though the big-Jumpman iterations of the Air Jordan XX9 have been more popular, there are probably 23 is Back who have already copped this pair or are on thei way get their hands on this black-based colorway. Continue reading The Recently Released Air Jordan XX9 “Blackout” Looks Very Simple Yet Very Stunning

“Quilted” Jordan 2 Is A Just Don Collaboration Sneaker Designed By Don C

The article that had been posted here on 23isBack about this luxurious-looking Air Jordan 23 had probably made Jordan heads curious about what inspired Jordan Brand to whip up this new jordans. Images of this never-before-seen quilted design had surfaced on the Internet back in November. Some sneaker heads may have even assumed that Jordan Brand merely borrowed the quilted detailing from the Jordan Shine, but that is not the case. This pair could actually be a result of collaboration between Jordan Brand and Just Don, and even though potential Jordan releases continue to be anticipated, there is no official news yet. Continue reading “Quilted” Jordan 2 Is A Just Don Collaboration Sneaker Designed By Don C

The Jordan 13 “Black/Red” Brings Back The Bred Color Combination On December 13

Images of 2014’s latest colorway of the Air Jordan 13 had begun circulating within the sneaker community back near the end of August. The images made it apparent enough that the Air Jordan was once again received the “Bred” treatment from Jordan Brand. The Air Jordan 13 “Bred” had been retroed back in 2013 and hit the shelves on January 12 of that year, but it is likely that many Jordan heads, including 23 is Back readers, were not able to cop a pair. Well, they still have a chance to get their hands on this upcoming “Black/Red” colorway because of one of the many anticipated 2014 Jordan releases is just around the corner. Continue reading The Jordan 13 “Black/Red” Brings Back The Bred Color Combination On December 13