Basketball is one of the epic sports around the globe and has become the biggest thing in Africa. The basketball jersey has become of a great way to express your love for the sport or a particular player and has turned to be one of the best pieces in fashion to complete the drip. Different people are finding creative ways to style the jersey just to make it part of the fashion culture.
For another edition of our ongoing editorial series exploring footwear and fashion’s best matchups, we present you the #YMZStyleBase: Michael Jordan Gold Jersey by Mitchell & Ness.
Giving props to Philadelphia-based sports heritage retailer Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Co. for putting a spin on the iconic #23 Chicago Bulls jersey – paying homage to Michael Jordan, arguably the greatest basketball player of all time.
This gold-coloured Chicago Bulls jersey takes inspiration from the famed jersey that Michael Jordan wore during his 1995–96 NBA season with the Bulls.
Now offered in Premium Gold drip, the jersey is made from high-quality mesh featuring layered twill appliques with Michael Jordan’s name and iconic number 23 on the back, while the front highlights Bulls and number 23. Premium details include woven jock tag with metallic gold Lurex thread and a special embroidered felt patch to commemorate his successful performance during 1995–96 NBA season.
STYLING THE JERSEY
To style, the jersey wes_thesis opted for the ‘Basketball Jersey with a Hoodie’, fusing the jersey with a red hoodie, shorts, and the Bred 1s.
So if you’re considering bumping your collection up a notch or adding memorabilia to your collectables, then waste no time and pick up this Gold Michael Jordan Jersey at Shesha (Sandton) – for the retail price of R4,999.99.