A first look at Air Jordan 1 KO “Paisley” has surfaced courtesy of kuuuubspage. The new Air Jordan 1 KO “Paisley” is clad from toe-to-tail in a blue paisley construction, with black panel trim, black nylon tongues, and tumbled leather Swooshes — also in black. which is different from expectation, In addition, Outsoles and Wings motifs at the ankle follow suit, while striking white midsoles serve as a counter-balance for the small hits of white patterned through the upper’s textile.
The Air Jordan 1 KO, a.k.a the AJKO, debuted in 1986 alongside the Air Jordan 1 High and the Air Jordan 1 Low. While much of the sneaker’s true origins are still unconfirmed, it is believed that the “KO” stood for “knock-off” as in, a cheaper version of the Air Jordan 1 High. The sneaker features a canvas upper and the outsole is taken from the Nike Vandal. A handful of original colorways of the sneaker released in 1986 and it has been retroed since 2010.
As of now, the pair is slated to drop early this year but a release date has yet to be confirmed by the brand.
Stay tuned for updates as they arise.
Air Jordan 1 KO “Paisley”
Release Date: Upcoming 2021