After turning heads during its debut on the runway in Paris, Virgil Abloh‘s latest collaboration arrives just in time for a gathering of basketball’s elite in Chicago.
A native of Rockford, Illinois, Abloh understands the deep cultural impact of MJ’s legacy in the Windy City.
Using the Air Jordan 5 OG ‘Black Metallic’ colourway as a base, the style incorporates Off-White’s signature deconstructed approach. Translucent textile and cut-outs in the midfoot and collar offer an elusive peek into the shoe’s inner workings. Off-White’s signature text sits on the medial side panel, depicting detailed production specs while recognizing the silhouette’s birth in Beaverton, Oregon.
Look out for the Off-White x Air Jordan 5 to release on Saturday, 15 February 2020 via the Nike SA SNEAKRS (at 2:00pm), for the retail price of: