Been slowly selling off my collection over the last year -- only keeping pairs that speak to me.
Wanted the Mocha in 2001, but not as much as I needed the TB-III.
Saw the Early Access notification and it was a wrap :nerd:
I can only speak to my experience w/ STOCKX... :nerd:
That said, they've approved every shoe I've sold thru them.
Literally, EVERY pair I've shipped to them was authenticated within one hour of arriving at STOCKX.
Furthermore, immediately after a pair was authenticated, the payout was...
Got my NDC pair in today... :nerd:
Only speaking for my pairs, the Elephant print is much lighter than the 2011 retro.
2011 pairs had black on grey EP.
2018 pairs have a dark grey on light grey EP.
Waiting for delivery on my other pair.
They won't wear them long, that's a given.
All kids are different, obviously, but here's what I experienced w/ my daughter (who is now 5 yrs old.)
When she was too little to dress herself, I could throw some retro IIIs or VIs on her and out the door we'd go.
But with each passing day she...
Most of the old heads I know didn't take issue w/ the Safari print on the Atmos x Air Jordan III. The clear sole wasn't really a deal-breaker, either. For me, the blasphemy was defined in seeing an AJ III comprised of anything but full-grain leather. The suede is the entire reason I passed on...
Man, I haven't posted here in a good minute -- good to see some familiar names still coppin Js.
Had to come out of retirement for this drop, the BCIII has always been my #1.
As an old head, the early numbered Js spark something magical inside me.
Seeing them on someone's feet immediately unlocks...
My main local spot has been holding me down for decades; snagged my pair about an hour ago.
Every year at this time the owner of the shop tells me how much he hates "These effin Holiday releases," etc. etc. (mostly due to constant phone calls.)
Dude said he's been telling everyone that the...