For most sneaker fans, the Swoosh logo has been a part of their Jordan kicks. They may not even imagine a Jordan sneakers without this branding element. However, 23 is back showcasing the Air Jordan 1 Swooshless Patent Sample that lacks the iconic logo.
The Air Jordan 1 Swooshless Patent Sample has over a decade of history. It was the model that didn’t make the release or sample stage of preparation in 2003, the year when the first Air Jordan 1 Patent graced the market. This line’s upper is constructed using patent leather often found on Air Jordan 11. While having an amazing set of materials, this model wasn’t as popular to buyers. The brand waited for several retro releases before sneaker fans started embracing this model with open arms.
For the Air Jordan 1 Swooshless Patent Sample, it combines the color of vibrant red, white and black color. The white leather is placed on the toe area and side panels. Wrapping the upper are red, polished panels that give this model a unique look. The black color is utilized for shoelaces and upper part of the collar.
The same red-white colorway is also utilized for the sole. The upper rests on white midsole. Protecting the midsole is the red outsole with prominent ridges that are visible from the side.
Since the Air Jordan 1 Swooshless Patent Sample doesn’t have the iconic logo, Air Jordan decided to use Air Jordan branding elements to design this model. The side where you usually see the Swoosh logo is embellished with a black Jumpman logo. The same logo is found on the tongue embroidered in red thread. Under the tongue’s Jumpman logo is the Air text placed as part of branding. The side cage of the collar has the Air Jordan logo outlined in gold color. This gold-colored logo looks great as it’s embedded on a black background that follows the same shape.
Of course, the Swoosh is not completely absent from this model. The Nike logo and its accompanied Swoosh logo is placed on the sole using the same red color.
The Air Jordan 1 Swooshless Patent Sample is looking unique and something worth collecting if you’re a hardcore Jordan fan. No need to wait for Jordan release date report for this model as it’s now available at Stadium Goods for a hefty price. This is ideal for those who are looking for a unique piece to add to their collections. See it out for yourself and find out how you can order your pair.