News about Sneakers
Virgil Abloh-designed sneakers race to $25.3M at NYC charity auction
NEW YORK – In a highly anticipated auction that marked the first-ever release of the Louis Vuitton and Nike ‘Air Force 1’ sneakers and Louis Vuitton pilot case created by the late Virgil Abloh, the 200-lot sale achieved a total of $25.3 million — more than eight times the auction’s overall $3 million high estimate […]
Jordan-worn sneakers occupy lofty place in sports memorabilia marketplace
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Grey Flannel Auctions is accustomed to handling elite game-used sports memorabilia, but nothing seems to generate more interest these days than a pair of Michael Jordan game-worn sneakers. That’s the opinion of Michael Russek, Director of Operations at Scottsdale, Arizona-based Grey Flannel Auctions.
Rare Michael Jordan sneakers in Christie’s lineup Aug. 13
NEW YORK – Christie’s announces its partnership with Stadium Goods to host Original Air: Michael Jordan Game-Worn and Player Exclusive Sneaker Rarities (July 30-Aug. 13), an online sale offering the most comprehensive sneaker record of Michael Jordan’s era-defining Chicago Bulls career.
Michael Jordan sneakers sell for world record $560K
NEW YORK – Sotheby’s sold Michael Jordan’s Game-Worn Autographed Nike Air Jordan 1s from 1985 for $560,000 Sunday in an online auction – the new world auction record for any pair of sneakers.