December 17, 2013 BY Brendan Dunne
The Air Jordan 11 is a model that’s so far been impervious to any real material tweaks in its retro lifetime. Every pair that’s come out, save for those couple of “Snakeskin” low versions, has had the all important patent leather shine to it. Offering up an alternate take on that classic is this Air Jordan XI “Bred” sample that instead sports a synthetic nubuck look across the upper to go with the original colorway in place. Continue reading for another peek at this strange sample and check back in on Sneaker News should more images of them arrive.