Air Jordan Holiday 2021 Release Preview
Nike has just officially unveiled its Jordan Brand Holiday 2021 Retro Footwear collection, bringing us confirmation of some colorways, and first looks at others. Amongst that, never-before-seen pairs including Air Jordan 14 Low “Shocking Pink”, Air Jordan 3 “Camo”, and Air Jordan 4 “Blue Bird” join long-teased classics like the Air Jordan 1 “Patent Bred.”
Jordan Brand’s Holiday 2021 lineup is stacked with multiple women’s-exclusive styles, four iterations of the Air Jordan 1, and a handful of special-edition drops. Take a look for yourself below, and if you’re looking to learn more on each drop, then hit the relevant links below.
Women’s Air Jordan 1 High OG “Bubble Gum”
Release Date: December 22nd, 2021
Style Code: DD9335-641
Color: Atmosphere/White-Laser Pink-Obsidian
Inspired by the light pink hues of bubble gum, this women’s exclusive features a mix of matte nubuck and patent leather. The bubble gum reference inspires subtle detailing, including a printed bubble gum splat on the bottom of the outsole. The shoe, which will release in PS and TD sizing, also comes with a hangtag and elevated packaging.
Women’s Air Jordan 5 “Bluebird”
Release Date: October 7th, 2021
Style Code: DD9336-400
Color: Photo Blue/Football Grey/Metallic Silver/White
Another women’s exclusive, this colorway takes inspiration from bluebird days. This model is highlighted by various shades of blue combined with soft nubuck and clear TPU eye stays. The shoe is completed by an iced-out translucent outsole.
Women’s Air Jordan 14 Low “Shocking Pink”
Release Date: Holiday 2021
The shocking-pink color scheme of the Women’s Air Jordan 14 Low is charged by Jordan Brand’s belief in being boldly and unapologetically yourself. The model applies shaggy and glossy suede and features black gloss accents and a translucent pink outsole.
Air Jordan 1 High OG “Hand Crafted”
Release Date: December 19th, 2021
Style Code: DH3097-001
Color: Black/Archaeo Brown-Dark Chocolate
This seasonal take uses a combination of materials and color choices to apply a new twist to the silhouette. Some highlights include reflective silver underlays, a burnished leather Wings logo, two-toned dyed laces, and exposed stitching throughout the genuine nubuck leather upper. This release comes in men’s sizing and extended sizing for women.
Air Jordan 1 High OG “Patent Bred”
Release Date: December 30th, 2021
Style Code: 555088-063
Color: Black/White/Varsity Red
With familiar color blocking, this Air Jordan 1 Hgih OG applies patent leather to an iconic colorway and arrives in time for the New Year. The shoe comes with a metallic red Jumpman hangtag and a glossy, patent-like box. This model releases in full family and extended sizing.
Air Jordan 1 High OG “Bordeaux”
Release Date: November 20th, 2021
Style Code: 555088-611
Color: Bordeaux/White/Metallic Silver
With a similar look and feel to the Air Jordan 1 High OG CO.JP, this rendition replaces Midnight Navy with a recognizable Bordeaux color. The shoe features a jewel Wings logo and silver Swoosh and adds a nylon tongue with a stitched Nike Air woven label. The model comes in men’s and grade school sizing and extended sizing for women.
Air Jordan 3 “Pine Green”
Release Date: October 30th, 2021
Style Code: CT8532-030
GS Style Code: 398614-030
Color: Black/Pine Green/Cement Grey/White
Applying a familiar Pine Green and color-blocking scheme, this Air Jordan III Retro comes with a subtle material twist. The shoe features genuine nubuck leather throughout the upper, tongue, collar, and eyestays, and a 3D embroidered Jumpman logo on the tongue. This model, which comes with new packaging, releases in full family sizing.
Air Jordan 3 “Camo”
Release Date: Holiday 2021
This new iteration employs rain, leaf, and woodland camouflage patterns on various rugged materials such as twill, waxed canvas, ripstop, and herringbone. The shoe also features a removable hook-and-loop fastener patch on the heel tab. The model comes in men’s extended sizing.
Air Jordan 5 “Jade Horizon”
Release Date: December 4th, 2021
Style Code: DC7501-300
Color: Jade Horizon/Light Silver/Anthracite/Pink Glaze
Featuring a premium leather upper that develops a beautiful patina over time, this Air Jordan V also has vintage oxidized outsoles, eyelets, and lace toggles. Complemented by an OG reflective tongue with Desert Sand accents on the midsole and sock liner, the model releases in men’s and grade school sizing.
Air Jordan 9 “Chile Red”
Release Date: November 6th, 2021
Style Code: CT8019-600
Color: Chile Red/Black
Arriving in flooded Chile Red, this seasonal take on the Air Jordan IX features a quilted stitched upper atop a glossy midsole with a patent leather mudguard. This model comes in OG packaging and is available in men’s and grade school sizing.
Air Jordan 12 “Royalty”
Release Date: November 13th, 2021
Style Code: CT8013-170
Color: White/Black/Metallic Gold
This iteration applies hits of metallic gold on the eyelets and midsole throughout a white upper and black midsole and outsole. The shoe features genuine leather complemented by the OG faux-lizard-print mudguard. This offering comes with black and white lace sets and arrives in OG packaging with a color twist. The model releases in full family sizing.
Air Jordan 13 “Court Purple”
Release Date: December 29th, 2021
Style Code: DJ5982-015
Color: Black/White/Court Purple
This retro take combines a familiar Court Purple colorway with classic, OG materials. True to form with a leather upper, microfiber tongue and cat-eye hologram, this model comes in OG packaging with a subtle color twist and is available in a full family offering.
Air Jordan 14 “Winterized”
Release Date: October 16th, 2021
Style Code: DO9406-200
Color: Archaeo Brown/Multi-Color-Multi-Color
This iteration combines a premium, vacuum-molded upper with water-resistant, winterized suede. Featuring a matte finish on the midsole, this model is highlighted by subtle Chile Red detailing and custom silicone emblems on the heel. The shoe releases in men’s sizing.