Nike.com does it once again with a remastered version of the Michael Jordan Retro 6 alternate sneakers. The Retro 6 Jordans made their debut in 1991 at the virtual height of Michael Jordan's basketball career. 1991 was a year many inner city youth in Brooklyn, New York pledged their loyalty to wearing air Jordan sneakers, as majority of them were robbed of Jordan sneakers in the downtown section of Brooklyn in Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Bedford-Stuyvesant, East Flatbush, Crown Heights, Ditmas Park, Starrett City - East New York, and parts of Canarsie nearby Breuklan projects. 1991 was also the year Spike Lee had his 40 acres and a mule store located on the corner of Dekalb Avenue in downtown Brooklyn, down the block from Brooklyn Tech High School.The Retro 6 Jordan sneaker was so popular back in 1991 that many inner city youth were also murdered just for a pair of Jordans. While other inner city youth suffered not owning a pair because their parents couldn't afford them, Nike made it possible today for inner-city youth back then who couldn't afford them to own a pair now. Itâ€™s a good thing Nike considered reviving the entire Michael Jordan retro sneaker collection.
A few cool things to know about the retro 6 alternate Jordans:
- They have a pretty cool color blend
- Nike did a fantastic job on the red trimming
- The Retro 6 alternate is very comfortable
- You can pretty much wear this sneaker with almost anything
- The material of the Nike Retro 6 alternate makes the entire sneaker easy to clean
- The Retro 6 Jordan sneaker is remastered to the point of being a collectors sneaker and possibly worth more money in the future should you decide to sell your pair of Retro 6 Jordans
- This is one sneaker you can't ignore buying
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The design of the Retro 6 soul is fantastic. One thing you don't want to do after purchasing a pair of Retro 6 Jordan alternate 6 is where this sneaker everyday or every other day. This is the type of sneaker you might want to wear once a month or twice a year. Reason being is when you look closely at the sole of this Retro 6 Jordan sneaker you'll notice how white they are. Most people who own these Retro 6 Jordan alternates struggle to keep their soles clean.
It's necessary to keep the soles of your Retro 6 alternate Jordan sneakers clean before wearing them out on the town for the first time. A good way to protect your Retro 6 Jordan soles is to purchase a pair of sole protectors, so your Jordan Retro 6 alternate sneaker soles are protected from dirt. Thereâ€™s two versions of Jordan sneaker sole protectors. One is the regular version and the other one is the sole protector plus (SP+). The sole protector + virtually guarantees up 30 times of wearing on the sneaker with the sole protector on out and about before needing to replace with a new sole protector. You'll definitely want to put sole protectors on the Retro 6 alternate. The bottoms are so white and sections of the soles are vulnerable without sole protectors to instantly turn yellow after wearing. Placing sole protectors on the soles of the Retro 6 alternate soles will prevent parts of them from turning yellow, thus preserving the life of the sneaker.
â€˜GQ Style Sneakerâ€™
Nike Jordan retro 6 alternate iis definitely classified as a pretty boy-fly guy type of sneaker. For the kind of money you'll be spending on this Jordan sneaker which is roughly around $190 Karma this is definitely not the type of sneaker guys would want to wear as bum around sneakers to the gym or just wearing out and about freely. This is a collector's item and a future vintage sneaker predestined to be worth more money in the future. In other words, after purchasing a pair of the Retro 6 alternate Jordans, be mindful to maintain good maintenance of your Jordans. Besides, you're spending almost $200 on a pair of sneakers. Make it a habit of wearing these type of Jordans no more than twice yearly.
The Retro 6 Jordan sneaker will continue to hold its value years to come. It'll always be a favorite sneaker of everyday people and celebrities. Though the Retro 6 alternate sneaker made its debut in May 2017, it's still available at your favorite sneaker retailer.
Are Jordans worth buying? If you appreciate the successful basketball career of Michael Jordan and have a love for his clothing and footwear collection that somehow manages to stay relevant in the public eye, you too will find it worthwhile purchasing Jordan retro sneakers. They're a piece of history and not just another pair of sneakers you're buying.