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Air Jordan 3 Desert Elephant Review

Air Jordan 3 Desert Elephant

The Air Jordan 3 Desert Elephant is a near-perfect new retro from Jordan Brand. The shape is incredibly impressive, and the leather doesn’t disappoint.

Colorway: Black/Rush Orange-Fossil Stone-Sail

Release Date: July 25, 2022

Price: $200

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We see releases of Jordan Brand retros so often it’s hard to count (we don’t have enough fingers lol). Finding one that’s great quality and worth the price tag is even more challenging. We hope the Air Jordan 3 Desert Elephant sparks the change we’ve been dying to see. Everything from the shape to the materials is on point. If they had opted to put the Nike Air branding on the back, these might have earned a 10/10. They rightfully made our Best Retro Basketball Shoes and our Best Nike Retro Shoes lists.

What’s in the video?

In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in-depth information you need. He supplies expert-level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:

  • Amazing OG shape
  • Mixed opinions on the initial leak
  • Really nice leather panels
  • Gorgeous outsole
  • Pre-vintaged midsole
  • Polyurethane with Nike Air
  • Comfortable, PU insoles
  • Actual suede portions
  • Vintaged, natural-looking elephant print
  • Sizing recommendations

As an added bonus, Mrs. Wing and Chris discuss the AJ 3 Desert Elephant’s distinguished look and how it qualifies as a grown man shoe.

Don’t forget to check out Since Apparel for upcoming drops, including some featuring the Air Jordan 3.

Let us know your opinion on the AJ 3 Desert Elephant in the comment section below or on YouTube or Twitter.

How to Buy the Air Jordan 3 Desert Elephant

The Air Jordan 3 Desert Elephant is available now for various prices on eBay and will be available on July 25 for $200 at SNKRS.

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