Model: Air Jordan 1
Key Features: The classic “UNC” colorway is given a slight twist with the inclusion of obsidian to complement the lighter blue color-blocking on the ankle collar. A white base and midsole, as well as a dark obsidian outsole complete the look.
Release Date: August 31
Price: $160 / €150 / £130
Buy: Nike and select retailers (see list below)
Editor’s Notes: After several teasers and leaks, Nike has officially announced its “Obsidian” Nike Air Jordan 1 will be released globally today, August 31. This pair, which harkens back to Michael Jordan’s days at the University of North Carolina with its University Blue/Obsidian color-blocking, follows the release of the women’s patent leather UNC 1s from earlier this year, as well as the AJ1 Low designed by Eric Koston.
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