Off White x Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG ‘UNC’ (University Blue) AQ0818-148
Off-White x Air Jordan 1 Retro High
Style #: AQ0818-148
Color: White/Cone-Dark Powder Blue
Retail Price: $190
Release Date: 06/19/18
Drawing inspiration from the esteemed alma mater of basketball legend Michael Jordan, the Off-White x Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG ‘UNC’ AQ0818-148 represents a masterful blend of classic aesthetics and Virgil Abloh’s unmistakable design perspective. This exceptional collaboration showcases a timeless two-tone composition, transformed through Abloh’s artistic prism to create a truly unique and expressive sneaker.
At its core, the Jordan 1 Off-White UNC shoe features a pristine white leather base, exuding elegance and sophistication. Intertwined with this clean canvas are dark powder blue overlays, adding a nostalgic touch that pays homage to Jordan’s college days at the University of North Carolina.
What sets this collaboration apart is the meticulous attention to detail that reflects Abloh’s signature design approach. The shoe’s embellishments serve as a testament to handcrafted artistry, with detached Wings and a floating Swoosh accentuating its one-of-a-kind allure. The addition of lines of text on the medial-side quarter panel further elevates the design, imparting a distinctive touch of creativity and storytelling.
The Off-White x Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG ‘UNC’ AQ0818-148 seamlessly marries rich heritage with contemporary artistry, striking the perfect balance between classic sensibilities and modern innovation. The result is a sneaker that not only celebrates Michael Jordan’s legacy but also showcases Virgil Abloh’s visionary prowess.