He’s an athlete, business man, brand, role model and more, but most importantly he’s a father and family man. Outside of basketball, Michael Jordan prides himself on family ties.
With the notion “Family Forever”, today welcomes new images to the upcoming Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Family Forever”. As the denim based Air Jordan 1 will arrive just one day before Father’s Day additional imagery reiterates this style’s detailing, color-blocking, and branding.
As far as the colored eyelets go, the represent the birth years of MJ’s kids. Royal Blue serves as an ode to Jeffrey Jordan who was born in 1988, Red for Marcus Jordan who was born in 1990, and Yellow for Jasmine – born in 1992.
For those who couldn’t make out the excerpt behind the tongue it reads:
FAMILY FOREVER: If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you will never change the outcome.
Gift the Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG “Family Forever” or add it to your collection when it releases on June 14th. Again, retail is set at $120.
Colorway: Obsidian/White-Dark Powder Blue-Game Royal
Release Date: 6/14/2014
Product Code: 682781-415
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