According to reports, just a few hours after it was officially announced that Virgil Abloh had lost the two-year battle against cardiac angiosarcoma (a rare malignant tumor), Off-White™ x Air Jordan 1 Fearless The resale price of Retro High OG “Chicago” skyrocketed. The report pointed out that this highly anticipated collaboration was initially released in 2017 at a price of US$190 and began to be resold at a price as low as US$5,300 to US$10,000. Off-White™ x Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Chicago” marks the beginning of a long-term cooperation between Virgil Abloh and Nike/Jordan brands. The groundbreaking release that introduced “The 10” not only celebrated the iconic “Chicago” color scheme, but also established the same design elements as Virgil Abloh’s shoes for the Nike/Jordan brand. The unique elements discovered in the follow-up cooperation include industrial markings, deconstructed structures, shoelaces marked with “shoelaces”, midsoles decorated with “AIR” and zipper matching.
Menairshoes added another neutral interpretation, its SB dunk high lineup, abandoning the “medium gray” color and contrast color. Boasting a light gray leather base with a darker contrast overlay, this SB dunk high iteration is reminiscent of Jeff Stoop’s “pigeon” in a smooth leather construction with a similar palette. The darker gray is continued on the mesh tongue with naked black lace, while hitting the pink can be seen across the tongue tab and pull tab. The white swish on the leather tumbling on the side further contrasts the silhouette. To complete the look, a white midsole is spotted with subtle blue stitched to a black rubber outsole. This morning, the partners posted photos of their upcoming collaboration with this sportswear company on social media. The posts on their respective accounts only revealed voyeuristic images and did not reveal more details about the nature of the cooperation.
G-Dragon made a special appearance at the PEACEMINUSONE x Nike Kwondo 1 conference,Latest Jordan 2020 showing the world how his collaborative works are worn. Believed to be customized by him, the Kwondo 1s pair of K-pop icon Kwondo 1s brought his hobby of quirky shapes, a series of decorations and clever decorations. From the iteration of friends and family, the multi-color swoosh PEACEMINUSONE x Nike Kwondo 1, G-Dragon shoes feature personalized lace with P chenille patch overlay, PEACEMINUSONE logo, smiley pin and McDonald’s fries pin. The left and right are replaced with the Korean flag Patch. A PEACEMINUSONE chrysanthemum strip and Nike Swoosh logo pin are also applied to the shoelace on the left. Finally, the daisy at the rear has been painted with paint and a sticker of “Long Live Peace” is attached, and the only unit has been faded to achieve an aging effect.