After 36 years,
Worn by Michael Jordan during the start of the 1984-85
The extremely important Nike Air Ship Pro “Bred” was assembled hastily by the
The upcoming release at Back-Door Bottega comes as a complete surprise, as a shoe with such historical weight in the basketball world would typically be announced through Jordan Brand. It is interesting to note images of the Air Ship Pro retro will feature a midsole assisted by Nike REACT cushioning.
Founder of Back-Door Bottega, Marco Evangelisti, spoke on the release saying, “All I can say, speaking as a collector and big fan of Michael Jordan, is that I am really proud and excited for the choice of the Jordan Brand to give me and my store Back-Door Bottega the exclusive premiere of this masterpiece. Out on the 7th of August, on Bottega Back-Door, stay tuned!”
According to Back-Door Bottega, the extremely rare shoes will be released via an in-store, where customers will need to find one of 150 stickers hidden at the iconic landmarks of Bologna, Italy from August 1 to August 6. The stickers will feature QR codes that will provide entry into the raffle.
Stay tuned for more details.
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