A combo of black leather and ribbed black mesh serve as the base layer for the Jordan 1 Mid Winterized Bred, while special accents arrive via a black patent leather Swoosh and a translucent red outsole for an aesthetic that’s reminiscent of another classic sneaker: the ‘Bred’ Air Jordan 11s. A red ball and wings logo arrives on the lateral collar, and a classic Jordan text logo — first utilised on the Air Jordan 6‘s tongue — graces the heel.
With winter’s chilly air bearing down upon us rapidly, Jordan Brand’s run of seasonal Air Jordan 1s is in full effect. After a four-pack of women’s-only alternate takes on the classic sneaker geared towards the colder months recently surfaced, two new men’s colorways of the Air Jordan 1 Mid boasting similar embellishments have now appeared: both an olive and a black pair. Shaggy sherpa fleece tongues are the name of the game on each colorway, both of which call upon tonal leather underlays, nubuck overlays, and a mesh collar for a rugged wintertime look. The fleece tongue isn’t the only special thing here though — a classic interwoven Air Jordan text logo that’s usually placed upon the Air Jordan 7‘s tongue appears on the heel for a special hit of branded style. Each shoe’s tonal look is then completed by a simple sail midsole