With Air Max 270, Much earlier in the year, a sizable chunk of Jordan Brand’s upcoming Spring line-up was leaked to the public. And alongside a number of Air Jordan 1s and a much-anticipated reimagining of the Air Jordan 3 “White Cement,” 2023 is ushering in quite a few Air Jordan 5s.And according to certain reports, this Air Jordan 5 — a silhouette the She’s Gotta Have It standout is quite fond of — is inspired by a somewhat random thought: “What if Mars Blackmon dunked on Mars?” What ensues is a colorway not too unlike the “Raging Bull,” as reds are used throughout the suede construction.
This Air Jordan 5 features Martian Sunrise,Black,Fire Red,Muslin and Bright Mandarin color scheme,and the upper is reportedly composed of premium Tyvek leather. The sneaker has aged details seen on the netting as well as on the midsole and lace toggle. The midsole also features a pop of orange that sits atop a layer of black. More black details appear on the eyestay and inner lining. The tongue is grey and has a black Jumpman on the front. A small 23 is stitched on the side of the heel counter.
For Ultra Boost 2022, As one of the last designs Ye was seen endorsing, the adidas Yeezy 450 has been widely lauded for pushing the envelope of what a mainstream sneaker looks like.Now, in “Stone Flax,” the sock-like Primeknit upper dons a brownish gray throughout. Matching this, typical adidas YEEZY rope laces make a return, weaving through the unstructured upper. A slightly darker shade then outfits the eye-catching spiky sole to complete the look.