Sneakerheads – Listen Up! In pleasing those of our kind, Sotheby’s is all set to auction 50 rare and absolutely fantastic Nike shoes. Yes, that’s right! The sale comes in association with Chicago sneaker store English Sole and is expected to be a huge hit- undoubtedly so!
Called ‘Scarce Air,’ the auction will feature the Nike Air Force 1 Entourage x Undefeated x Fukijama Gold (created in commemoration of the HBO series “Entourage”), the Kanye West-signed Nike Air Yeezy 2 “Mismatch” Sample sneakers, three pairs of Jordan IIIs, IXs and XI — all designed in celebration of singer-songwriter Usher, a 2005 pair of Eminem “Encore” Jordan IVs and more!
Commenting on the sale, Sotheby’s Head of Streetwear and Modern Collectables said: “We couldn’t be more excited to partner with English Sole to present this carefully curated group of extremely rare sneakers, some of which have never surfaced in a public auction before,” he further added, “The collection is remarkably diverse, and touches everything from music to art, to design and fashion…We hope that we can honor the unique history of each through this offering.”