Sneaker news received an excited news earlier this year after announcing the collaboration between Supreme as well as the Jordan brand to hit the market this fall. Dubbed as the Supreme Air Jordan 5 Collection, the new line of footwear offers three colorways including the Supreme x Air Jordan 5 “Black”.
Supreme x Air Jordan 5 “Black”
Release Date:October 2015
The Supreme x Air Jordan 5 “Black” is the second pair from the line to hit stores. Rocking black uppers, the new pair possesses similar “Black Metallic” appeal after incorporating black nubuck for its colorway. Accenting this anticipated footwear are the fire red detail on the midsole as well as sockliner, which give the pair a classy cool appeal while complementing the brands are going for.
Additional accent includes the solid white 3M reflective tongues which serve as background for the Jumpman logo — a style found in most Jordan releases. Behind the red color-lined tongues are the two brands’ name tags stitched together, probably a way to stress that it is a collaborative product from the two famed companies.
While the aforementioned features are mainly Air Jordan branding, Supreme also puts its signature on the footwear through various design elements. The New York-based company’s brand number “94” is embroidered on the ankle area, which allows people to see its brand. The company’s logo “SUP” can also be found on the translucent netting accenting the footwear.
The outsole is also made special on the Supreme x Air Jordan 5 “Black”. The jagged fire red accent rests on a translucent material that serves as detailing on solid black outsole — this makes the entire color theme consistent for the colorway.
Looking at the footwear alone leaves an impression of enhanced comfort with every movement. Not only will users get the style that suits their personality, but also comfort expected from top sneakers brand.
Price and Release Dates
Recent news announced Jordan release date for this collaborative work. Buyers can expect this footwear to hit various stores in October 2015. Tag price is set at $198, which is several dollars higher than other Air Jordans, but something every Supreme as well as Jordan fans and sneaker heads should consider getting.
The Supreme x Air Jordan 5 “Black” is a great addition to the Air Jordan family line. With the help of a top New York fashion brand, consumers are assured that this new footwear will surely meet their expectation. Be updated with its exact release date as well as stockists where the pair drops.