Hiroshi Fujiwara’s fragmented design has introduced the sneaker world to countless classic collaborations. Most notably, the label’s work on the Air Jordan 1 has sparked worldwide buzz. Back in September, Fujiwara was spotted rocking an unreleased colorway of a fragmented version of the Air Jordan 1 Low with Travis Scott. Now an unreleased fragment design x Air Jordan 1 sample from 2014 with
Seemingly limited to three existing pairs and designed for Kim Jones during her tenure as creative director at Louis Vuitton, this pair is one from the archives. Its design revisits the original design fragment x Air Jordan 1 High from 2014, this time with a premium finish that includes Louis Vuitton’s Epi leather. The result is an upper that features intricate lines throughout, as well as fragment’s signature stamp on the side of the heel counter.
Given the age of these samples and the expensive nature of producing them, alongside Jones’ departure from Louis Vuitton, it’s extremely unlikely that another pair will ever be produced, let alone hit the shelves.
In other footwear news, Nike has finally officially unveiled the DJ Khaled x Air Jordan 5 in “Sail.”