In case sneakerheads are not aware, House of Hoops is the joint concept retail venture that Foot Locker and Nike collaboratively launched in Harlem, New York back in November 2017. As of now, the concept store has locations spread throughout New York City, the rest of the nation and even in Europe. House of Hoops has become known for releasing limited and Player Edition colorways, and more. Back in 2015, the largest House of Hoops installation was opened at 2 Penn Plaza, outside Madison Square Garden. Borrowing the retail venture’s name, Jordan Brand has collaborated with Steve Wiebe on a Jordan House of Hoops Collection. Continue reading This Steve Wiebe x Jordan House Of Hoops Collection Features Unique Tattooed Artwork
Sneakerheads may or may not have realized it, but the Air Jordan 1 “Igloo” and the Air Jordan 1 NRG “Rust Pink” are a part of a collection that has been dubbed the “Art Basel” Pack. Jordan Brand and Social Status teamed up for the launch of this pack via a pop-up installation that they set up in Miami Beach. This pack was inspired by and designed for the special Art Basel 2017 event that recently took place between December 7th and 10th, 2017 in Miami Beach. However, the Air Jordan 1 “Art Basel” Pack did not end up retailing at the intended pop-up location due to unforeseen circumstances. Continue reading The Air Jordan 1 “Art Basel” Pack Ended Up Retailing On A Yacht
Back in 2014, Nike Sportswear’s 21 Mercer store underwent renovation for an entire month and was then reopened as their brand new Nike Lab concept store. Apart from offering sneakerheads the latest Jordan Brand and Nike products, NikeLab 21M also serves as a space for Nike to showcase their heritage and innovations. Nike also revealed that they plan to introduce similar retail concept stores in Hong Kong, London, Milan, Paris and Shanghai, so that sneakerheads can avail the same retail experience all over the world. Unfortunately, NikeLab 21M in New York City had to cancel the recent exclusive release of the Air Jordan 1 “Top 3 Gold.” Continue reading Will The Air Jordan 1 “Top 3 Gold” Ever Return After Being Cancelled?
The most recent Air Jordan 11 Low release took place back in September 2017. It was the Air Jordan 11 Low IE “Gym Red” that Michael Jordan had worn during the 1995–96 NBA season. For the past two decades, Michael Jordan was the only one who owned this sneaker until a few months ago when it finally made its retail debut at a price of $170. From the looks of it, there may not be any more Air Jordan 11 Low releases by the end of this year. However, it seems that Jordan Brand two colorways lined up to join next year’s Jordan releases 2018 for Easter. Continue reading This Air Jordan 11 Low “Cool Grey” Is Also An Easter 2018 Release
It may not seem so, but the Air Jordan 1 is actually quite a mysterious sneaker, especially because of the history and iconic story of the NBA banning it 32 years ago. The mystery aspect has to do with the fact regarding whether or not it was really the Air Jordan 1 that got banned. There have been reports suggesting that it was actually a Nike Air Ship PE in a “Black/Red” colorway that the NBA banned since it violated their “uniformity of uniform rule.” Yet, Jordan Brand’s “Banned” colorway is now considered memorable and the Air Jordan 1 Mid is now arriving in a “Reverse Banned” colorway. Continue reading This Air Jordan 1 Mid Sports The Opposite Of The Classic “Banned” Colorway
The Air Jordan 11 is the model that Michael Jordan rocked during some of his finest games. Like most other popular silhouettes from Jordan Brand, the Air Jordan 11 was also designed by Tinker Hatfield and it is unlikely that anyone could guess this, but he actually drew inspiration from a lawnmower. Over the years, the Air Jordan 11 has arrived in innumerable colorways and arguably, one of its most popular ones was the “Concord” colorway that Jordan Brand originally dropped back in 1995. The Air Jordan 11 “Concord” is scheduled to make a comeback once again in retro form, joining next year’s Jordan releases 2018. Continue reading The Air Jordan 11 “Concord” Returns Again In Retro Form In October 2018