The Dior x Jordan 1 High OG Grey is the first collaboration from the luxury-fashion powerhouse and sportswear giant. Spring is here and now usually is time to get new crisp white kicks for the beautiful weather and ready for summer. One of the most anticipated launches of the year was day's away.
Halt then CORONAVIRUS hit all the fashion cities and more.
Sneaker Freak Friday DIOR AIR JORDAN 1 HIGH
Limited to 8,5000 pairs, look for the Dior x Air Jordan 1 High OG to release sometime in April 2020 at select Dior stores and StockX. The retail price tag is set at a whopping USD 2,000.
Rumours were swirling on how to buy. Now we have to wait and see who the lucky ones who have the coins saved already! The result is a pared-back design with premium branding and endless styling potential.
Have you made friends with the Dior salespeople? Halt CORONAVIRUS, now we have to wait longer. So these personal relationships may come in handy.
It has turned the sneaker re-seller market skyrocketing. Something to talk about other than the crisis. And more time to stack your chips just in case. Then chop it up in the sneaker WhatsApp groups.
The Dior x Jordan 1 High OG Grey's will only be available in 8 locations worldwide. Many of us were invited to the launch event at our favourite retailers that will have the sneakers for sale eventually. The event also postponed.
Staying true to the iconic Jordan 1 high's classic design, this sneaker is crafted from smooth, luxe leather with a perforated toe box that promotes airflow to keep you cool and comfortable. With leather overlays that enhance the durability and structure of the shoe, the ankle is padded for protection and comfort.
Where the Nike Swoosh is usually simple and effective, on this design, it's filled with Dior's instantly recognizable logo motif. But this isn't where Dior's stamp on the shoe ends. On Jordan's wings logo – where it usually reads 'Air Jordan' – the embossed detail now reads 'Air Dior'.
In a light grey and white colourway, this shoe has endless styling potential.
Dior x Jordan 1 High OG Grey 2K
The Air Dior 1 High is rumoured to be limited to just 8,500 pairs. But because this sneaker is one of the most limited of the year. We have already made friends with Dior salespeople. Before the crisis, so it will be interesting to see the cope a pair game begins.
The Air Dior Lottery was revealed. The Air Dior High and Air Dior Low will be available in two separate lotteries, with exclusive access to purchase to shoes as well as a "boarding pass" to the Air Dior pop-up granted via raffle. See the full information below.
Where To Buy
- NYC (Soho)
- LA (Melrose)
- London (Selfridges)
- Paris (Galerie Nikki)
- Seoul (HoD)
- Tokyo (Ginza)
- HK (Landmark)
- Singapore (ION)
- China (WeChat)
Dates now to be announced. Stay tuned for more sneaker freak Friday news.
Dior and Jordan have postponed the international draw/lottery for the entire Air Dior capsule. Official statement:
"To ensure the safety of all, following recommendations by public authorities, and to reinforce the coordination of international measures, Dior has decided to postpone its international draw for the launch of the Air Dior capsule collection realized in collaboration with Jordan Brand."