September 16th, 2011 by John Kim
In early 2010, Jordan Brand handed out a special pair of the Air Jordan 1 as a gesture of thanks to those who were involved in the Jordan Brand Future Sole Design Competition. Here we have a look at an un-released un-released Air Jordan 1 (if that makes any sense); it features tonal-black 3M-reflective treatment on the upper with a black patent leather Swoosh and the same Future Sole logo branded on the heel of the shoe. These were obtained by the seller of these rare Air Jordan samples from a Jordan Brand employee, and considering the rare nature of the final version of the Air Jordan 1 Future Sole, the scarcity of these black/3M samples is unknown! Check out the detailed images below and if you want to place your bid on these sick AJ1s, head to the auction from dballaholic on eBay.
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March 16th, 2011 by John Kim
Around the time of Carmelo Anthony’s trade to the New York Knicks, Sneaker News showed you a tonal orange Jordan Melo M7 that was perceived to be the Future Sole design of Carmelo’s seventh signature shoe. That thought was on point, as we get another detailed look at the Jordan Melo M7 Future Sole in Orange, Midnight Navy, and White. Some notable details of Allen Largin’s Future Sole design is the swift lines on the upper inspired by Indy Cars, ‘Chelle’, the name of Carmelo’s late sister, printed on the instep, and the Future Sole logo on the tongue label. Jordan Brand athlete Carmelo Anthony will debut the Future Sole Melo M7 on Friday, as will his alma mater Syracuse during the first round of the NCAA March Madness Tournament. Continue reading for a detailed look at the Jordan Melo M7 Future Sole and stay tuned for a release this Summer at Foot Locker House of Hoops locations on July 1st.
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