The Nike KD 8 ‘Aunt Pearl’ will release during the month of February 2016. Paying tribute to his late Aunt, this marks the 5th launch in the series.
The Nike KD 8 Aunt Pearl will feature a mixture of Pink, Purple Blue and Black. Seen through the uppers is roses in Purple and Red while the backdrop illuminates with Blue. Pink is then placed across the liner, laces and mixed in the White midsole.
Aunt Pearl, who helped shaped the man Kevin Durant has become will also benefit the Kay Yow Cancer Fund with proceeds of the sales.
Nike KD 8 Aunt Pearl Release Date
Multiple retailers are stating the ‘Aunt Pearl’ Nike KD 8 will be available on February 22nd, 2016 which is a Tuesday. The past two KD releases for Aunt Pearl has landed on a Thursday, which could mean that the 22nd is something significant to Durant and his Aunt. Retail price will be $200 which is more than double what the KD 4 retailed for.
Currently images have yet to leak for the ‘Aunt Pearl’ KD 8 and the two used are Photoshops. We should get our first look in a few weeks so make sure to stay tuned.
Nike KD 8 Aunt Pearl
Colorway: Vivid Pink/Black-Hyper Turquoise
Release Date: February 22, 2016
Product Number: 819148-603
See Also: Nike KD Release Dates
Update: Tomorrow the Nike KD 8 ‘Aunt Pearl’ will release at select Nike Basketball locations which supports the Kay Yow Foundation. One shop you will be able to purchase from is Sneaker Politics. Retail price will be $200.
Update: The Nike KD 8 Aunt Pearl will be available on February 22nd which is a Monday, somewhat odd for a release. One of the few retailers you can pick them up from is FootLocker.com.
Update: Here are the official images of the ‘Aunt Pearl’ Nike KD 8 that will release on February 22nd, 2016.
Update: More pairs of the Nike KD 8 ‘Aunt Pearl’ are arriving on eBay which gives us this detailed look. They will release at Nike locations on February 22nd for $200.
Update: We finally have our first look at the ‘Aunt Pearl’ Nike KD 8 thanks to mo_schin0.
Note: The images used are a Photoshop done by jayzrdead. The retail version more than likely will look different, however you can use this as a base for what’s to come.