The Jordan 1 Retro High Sports Illustrated also known as the “A Star Is Born” immortalizes Michael Jordan’s first cover photo on Sports Illustrated back on December 10th, 1984.
The uppers feature a black and white leather mixture, with accents like the tongue tag, Jordan wings logo, and swoosh trim in red. The main colors of black, white, and red stem from the Chicago Bulls colorways. The stitched swoosh features the colorway of Michaels opponent from the cover, the Milwaukee Bucks using shades of green along with white. 2018 has been a year for some crazy Air Jordan 1s and these are no exception. Along with the black laces, green and red laces are included. The bottoms are clean with an all-white midsole leading into a black outsole.
The Jordan 1 Retro High Sports Illustrated was released on December 15, 2018, at an original retail price of $160 USD. Want to buy or sell these Jordan 1s? Head to the StockX Marketplace today.