September 27, 2022

Best Sneaker Drops of 2021

Whereas 2021 had its justifiable share of mishaps, what was not missing was the sneaker releases that had us in a chokehold every time they dropped. Whether or not you might be into Nike Dunks, Retro Jordans, or Yeezy’s, there was one thing for everyone this 12 months. 

Listed below are our favourite sneaker drops this 12 months: 

A Ma Maniere x Air Jordan 3 Collab

A Ma Maniere boutique launched its model of the Jordan 3 in April. Designed with girls in thoughts, retailer proprietor James Whitner’s Jordan 3 design was impressed by the primary Jordans his mom purchased him.

Nike Dunks & Nike SB Dunks

No shoe had a greater return this 12 months than Nike Dunks. It was actually Yr of the Dunks! The corporate unleashed a slew of colorways within the Dunks and their cousin, SB Dunks. Common colorways included the summary inventive SB Nike Dunk Parra, unveiled July thirty first, and the Nike Dunk Strawberry Cough, launched on October twenty second. 

Fragment x Travis Scott x Air Jordan 1 Excessive

Travis Scott has been a scorching matter currently, particularly for the reason that tragic Astroworld competition. Nevertheless, his AJ1 collab from July was one of 2021’s must-hyped sneaker releases.


Off White x Nike Dunk Collab

In a single of his closing collaborations earlier than his premature passing, Virgil Abloh delivered one other gorgeous Off White x Dunk Collab. The ‘Dear Summer’ challenge included fifty completely different Off-White x Dunk Lows, with 48 of them that includes vibrant pops of colour over a impartial base. Every Nike Dunk Low is individually numbered from 1 of 50 to 50 of 50. They have been launched over a two-week interval by Nike SNKRS Unique Entry. Following the demise of Abloh, touchdown a pair from resellers may run you wherever from $400 to $2,000.


Yeezy 450 Cloud White

Launched on March sixth, the head-scratching exoskeleton-inspired sneaker was a well-liked matter on social media. As with all Yeezy drops, individuals roasted the shoe for its odd look, but it nonetheless managed to promote out. 


Air Jordan 4 Retro College Blue

The Air Jordan 4 returned in a College Blue. The sunshine and darkish blue colorway is an ode to Michael Jordan’s alma mater, the College of North Carolina. They have been out there for buy on April twenty eighth. 

Air Jordan Retro 11 Cool Gray

Making its comeback for the primary time in a decade, this extremely anticipated Air Jordan Retro 11 Cool Gray returned on December eleventh and bought out in most locations the identical day.


Which of these unique kicks did you cop?