THROWBACK THURSDAYS – Vintage Print Ad for the Nike Air Jordan XI


Back in the 90s before everyone had access to the Internet and YouTube or could record everything on TV with their Personal Video Recorder (PVR), all we had was VHS tape recordings. That being said if you were brave enough to tape NBA playoff games you would be going through a lot of tapes.

THROWBACK THURSDAYS: Nike Print Ad for the Nike Air Jordan Bordeaux


Before there was social media and the internet, a sneakerhead had to do A LOT of searching to see the next release of any sneaker. So, the shock value and excitement for something coming out was a lot more mind blowing than it is nowadays. The way I was able to see previews of the new kicks was by catching some nice print ads in the latest issue of Sports Illustrated

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