Via TheShoeGame.com, the Jordan brand and Levi’s Jeans are collaborating to put together a pair of 501 selvedge jeans, denim AJ1s and a tshirt. This collabo effort will be called, “23/501” and will be released to the public on March 01, 2008. Going rate will be $395 for the entire pack. I honestly can’t wait to see the outcome of this partnership. Meanwhile, make the leap to see a teaser pic of the jeans and more info as provided by TheShoeGame.com.
We’ve been sitting on this info for a while, but the time has now come to inform both Jordan and Levi’s fans since detailed info is now available. Jordan Brand and the denim giants “Levi’s” have joined forces to create a interesting project. This collabo called “23/501″, as in MJ’s #23 and Levi’s classic 501 jeans. The limited edition package will makes it’s debut on March 1, 2008. Included in the pack is the denim Air Jordan 1 retro, 501 Levi’s jeans, and a brushed cotton tee featuring the a graphic mix of both brand’s unique iconic imagery.
The 23/501 collabo takes key components from Jordan Brand and Levi’s. The raw selvedge 501 denim jeans features cement print lining, Jumpman embroidery on one pocket and 6 gold rings (representing MJ’s championship rings) on the inside of the button fly. As if that’s not enough, to protect sneakers from denim bleeding the hem features a leather sneaker guard. Each box will be numbered and graphics that represent both companies will grace the box. The packs will be available select Levi’s stores, NikeTowns, high end streetwear shops, specialty chains, and sneaker boutiques. Ticket price is set at $395. Stay tuned for more updates on the 23/501 package. via Complex and DNR