Air Jordan 1 High “Green Glove” Release Date,Jordan Brand does not frequently utilize patent leather on its sneakers. One model that is perhaps recognized for always featuring patent leather as a signature detail is undoubtedly the Air Jordan 11. There is no denying that patent leather tends to add a glossy shine to a sneaker. Patent leather is actually standard, regular leather with a high gloss finish coating, which is the reason it glimmers and glistens so remarkably. Jordan Release Dates glass-like look happens to be the appeal of this material. While sneakerheads have probably gotten used to seeing it on the Air Jordan 11, now the Air Jordan 1 High has received the patent leather makeover.
Air Jordan 1 High “Green Glove”
Release Date: Fall 2016
332550-300 | $160
In the recent times, Jordan Brand specifically brought back the “Nike Air” branding on many of its returning OG sneaker colorways, but it is the opposite here. The entire uppers of this Air Jordan 1 are made up of glossy Black- and Grove Green-colored patent leather. Adding some further contrast, the midsoles are covered in White and each of its tongues sports the Jumpman “AIR” logo instead of “Nike Air.” This is the first time that the Air Jordan 1 has been dressed up in patent leather to this extent and it has the potential of becoming a trend. So far, it is being reported that this “Glove Green” iteration could be among Fall 2016’s Jordan releases.
Shoes and sneakers featuring patent leather are often considered a footwear choice of spring and summer. These days though, people will rock kicks that have a glossy and shiny finish whenever they get in the mood to. The extravagant shine can even make the sneaker appear quite robust and voluminous. For a stylish, retro mod look, kicks featuring patent leather can also be combined with accessories like a patent leather belt. Moreover, caring for patent leather is not too difficult, the material simply has to be cleaned and shined from time to time. Hence, sneakerheads will like having it on an Air Jordan 1 pair.