Original Story (09/03/21): Nike will be releasing a footwear collection with a theme of “Familia” (family) and design cues inspired by ancient Aztec civilization. in celebration of the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Following a look at the Dunk Low in this collection, we now have a look at an Air Jordan 1 Mid.
While the Dunk Low had a lizard theme, this Air Jordan 1 Mid appears to draw inspiration from the black jaguar and Aztec jaguar warriors. It comes dressed in black suede on the quarter panels with overlays featuring an embossed jaguar print. The toe box comes in red and is surrounded by small tooth-like embellishments. The Swoosh is embroidered and features a colorful arrow design. The Jordan Wings logo features a similar colorful design. Additional features include an animal glyph on the lateral heel and and “Familia” under the Jumpman on the tongue tag.
Check out photos of the Air Jordan 1 Mid SE “Familia” below. Expect a release this fall via nike.com and select retailers.
Air Jordan 1 Mid SE “Familia”
Color: Black/Sail-Roma Green-Chile Red
Style Code: DN4904-001
Release Date: October 29, 2021
Price: $150 USD
Update (10/15/21): The Air Jordan 1 Mid SE “Familia” officially drops on October 29th via nike.com and select retailers. According to the official description, the shoe features deep pigments and glossy Jaguar-print overlays that work together to represent the animal guides that help you in your journey through Mictlán, the underworld of Aztec mythology, after you die.
Update (10/01/21): Check out official images of the Air Jordan 1 Mid “Siempre Familia” below, including the four lace options and special box. Expect these to drop later this month.
Update (09/15/21): Grab an on-feet look at the Air Jordan 1 Mid “Siempre Familia” below. Photos via yankeekicks:
Update (09/03/21): Check out additional images of the Air Jordan 1 Mid “Siempre Familia” below. Photos via pvasneakers: