The Air Jordan 1 Gets a Rich Coating of Vintage Crocodile Skin

The Shoe Surgeon’s latest and most handsome custom yet.

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After giving the Air Jordan 1 the IKEA treatment, a pony hair makeover and a $2,400 USD gator and stingray overhaul, The Shoe Surgeon is dipping the iconic court model in vintage crocodile skin. Perhaps the most handsome custom yet, this one-of-a-kind pair boasts a vintage brown Nile crocodile skin upper, waxed black laces, a fresh white midsole and a complementing gum bottom sole for a timeless and low-key look. Flip through the photo set above and let us know if this The Shoe Surgeon custom makes the top of your list.

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