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Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin ‘Medellín Sunset’ Arrives September 23rd

Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin ‘Medellín Sunset’ Arrives September 23rd

clock-circular-outline Posted August 08, 2023

The world of music and sneaker culture collide once again as Colombian reggaeton sensation J Balvin and Jordan Brand unveil their latest creation, the Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin "Medellín Sunset."

Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin Medellin Sunset
Image Courtesy of @zsneakerheadz via Instagram

With a release date set for September 23rd, 2023, this highly anticipated collaboration promises a fusion of iconic sneaker design and vibrant artistic expression. Let's delve into the exciting details of this partnership, from its inspiration to its distinctive features.

Hailing from Medellín, Colombia, J Balvin draws inspiration from the picturesque sunsets of his hometown for this collaboration. The Air Jordan 3 "Medellín Sunset" showcases a striking gradient effect on the heel and sides, reminiscent of the city's breathtaking dusk skies. The colour transition mirrors the warm and vivid hues that paint the horizon during sunsets, adding a personal touch to the sneaker's design.

 

 

Known for his vibrant and eclectic style, J Balvin's artistic vision shines through in every aspect of this collaboration. The sneakers feature a predominantly white leather upper, providing a clean canvas for the artist's creativity. The grey sole and cream base complements the upper, while the iconic elephant print, a hallmark of the Air Jordan 3, adds a touch of familiarity to the design. This fusion of classic elements with Balvin's unique flair results in a sneaker that is both timeless and contemporary.

Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin Medellin Sunset

The standout feature of the Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin "Medellín Sunset" is undoubtedly the gradient effect. The sunset-inspired colours seamlessly blend together, creating a captivating visual that pays homage to J Balvin's roots. This burst of colour not only makes the sneaker visually appealing but also tells a story of cultural identity and pride. It's a bold representation of the synergy between art, music, and sneaker culture.

Circle your calendars for September 23rd, 2023, when the Air Jordan 3 x J Balvin "Medellín Sunset" is set to make its official debut. Priced at $250, this collaboration promises not only a premium sneaker but also a piece of wearable art that celebrates culture, creativity, and individuality.

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