At this point we are all familiar with the killer combo of materials on the original Air Jordan I, with that smooth leather paneling in the classic colorway of Black/Red that first had us fiending over kicks. With that being said, there’s no harm in going back to a classic and revamping the design using a more modern set of materials. This new Air Jordan 1 Phat does just that, with the all black colorway utilizing a texturized carbon fiber to give them a high tech feel. This Air Jordan 1 Phat is set to release in August, and is part of a one two punch of carbon fiber offerings in this particular model from Jordan Brand, the first of which we showed you in our July 2011 Jordan Brand Preview. Continue reading to get a better look these sneakers and check back with us for release info. Also let us know in the comments which of the two carbon fiber colorways of the Air Jordan 1 Phat you will be copping.
Air Jordan 1 Phat