Air Jordan 1 “Couture” Revealed In Detail: Official Images

Earlier this week rumors surfaced that Jordan Brand has plans to launch an all-new Air Jordan 1 colorway later this month, impressed by the NBA's historic resolution to ban Michael Jordan from carrying purple and black sneakers again on February 25, 1985.

The kicks in query will reportedly launch on February 23, though the inspiration behind the design is not being billed as a "Banned" launch. Instead, Sole Collector stories that this distinctive Air Jordan 1 has been dubbed "Couture," as a nod to the craftsmanship Italian luxurious vehicles.

Air Jordan 1 “Couture” Revealed In Detail: Official s

(Air Jordan 1 "Couture": J23 App)

As seen within the newest batch ficial photos offered by J23 App, the luxury-inspired 1s sport a easy, black leather-based higher highlighted by a thick purple stripe that wraps across the heel and is stamped over the sneaker's iconic Nike swooshes.

According to sneaker supply @Py_Leaks, the lower the "Defiant" Air Jordan 1 High OG is barely larger than your conventional Air Jordan 1 High OG. Furthermore, it's believed that the kicks will retail for $175, a tad greater than the acquainted $160 AJ1 price ticket.

Check out some extra photographs beneath.

Air Jordan 1 “Couture” Revealed In Detail: Official s

(Air Jordan 1 "Couture": J23 App)

Air Jordan 1 “Couture” Revealed In Detail: Official s

(Air Jordan 1 "Couture": J23 App)

Air Jordan 1 “Couture” Revealed In Detail: Official s

(Air Jordan 1 "Couture": J23 App)