Nike has confirmed the release of the Christian Dior Air Jordan 1.
Ahead of the Miami Art Basel, last night French fashion staple Christian Dior showcased the upcoming Air Jordan 1 collaboration at a special event. This leak is all thanks to Travis Scott who posted the kicks to his IG story. However, thanks to the leak Nike has confirmed release date for April 2020.
Get into the look…
These Air Jordan’s are hand crafted in Italy. The Light Grey overlays pay tribute to the color used by the company since 1947 when it was founded. The remainder of the White canvas upper is accented with Grey laces in 9 eyelets and the first of its kind “Air Dior” tongue tab. The tongue itself is woven over with the signature Dior branding. Similarly, the traditional Air Jordan Wings logo has been given an update with “Air Dior”.
Another featured detailed is the branding in a high-quality jacquard in place of the O.G. Swoosh logo. A translucent frosted Blue sole and metallic chrome hangtags continues Air Dior branding.
So are you willing to drop 2 grand on this exclusively high end Italian-made sneakers and Dior’s first U.S. release? Stay tuned for more information on these and the latest in sneaker news.