Very specific intent and timing as an Easter egg for new and old fans. – That’s how Nike describes the latest Retro lineup announced in Q1 2022. Reiterating the brand’s philosophy on retro collections, the Spring 2022 line honors MJ with a collection that showcases MJ’s competitive spirit, dominance and excellence for a new generation of fans.
One of the standouts of the collection is that it is certainly beautifully crafted. Air Jordan 6 Retro ‘UNC Home’, I will be receiving Carolina Blue treatment in 2022. Inspiration comes from MJ’s alma mater, the University of North Carolina. The shoe is available in University Blue, White and Black colorways and features a classic nubuck upper with University Blue accents. The March launch is announced alongside other Jordan brand retro releases scheduled for 2022, including the Air Jordan 5 Retro ‘Racer Blue’ and the iconic Air Jordan 12 Retro ‘Playoff’. A new interpretation of the classic silhouette It gives the wearer a new relationship with the brand and creates a new classic colorway in the process.
The Jordan Brand continues to honor the brand that bears its name while connecting his competitive spirit, dominance and excellence to a new generation of fans through a deliberate timing of launch and attention to detail. – According to Nike’s Spring 2022 retro press release:
Air Jordan 6 Retro ‘UNC Home’ Heritage
Air Jordan 6 Retro ‘UNC Home’ Design
Inspired by Michael Jordan’s alma mater, the University of North Carolina, the Air Jordan 6’s new colorway gets its University Blue update. It features blue nubuck at the bottom of the upper, offset by a contrasting white leather overlay and black accents placed throughout. It has a woven joke tag on the heel, a print/pattern on the tongue and a white rubber sole with ice blue translucent details.
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brand air jordan
release date 2022-03-06
SKUs CT8529 410
top plate Nubuck
main color blue
colorway University Blue/White/College Navy/Black
designer Tinker Hatfield
silhouette air jordan 6
Nickname UNC Home
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