After honoring Kobe Bryant for his induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame with a special Lakers-friendly Kobe 5 Protro iteration, UNDEFEATED and
Royal blue leathers make the biggest statement on these kicks as it makes up the collars, heel overlays, laces and toe boxes. More blue notes also arrive on the throat and forefoot overlays, but these arrive with snakeskin textures and black accents. Quarters are adorned with a rich purple hue and angelic accents are found along the Swooshes, heel’s Nike branding and the embroidered UNDEFEATED five strike logo on the lateral heels. If you peek inside the shoes, you’ll see that the footbeds have been presented with a purple backdrop and a “Dunk vs AF-1” embellishment to further echo its throwback motif. Below, the midsoles are prepped with a vintage yellow aesthetic and come glued on top of purple treading.
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