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Elon Musk Wears Custom Jordans to Tesla Unveiling Event

Elon Musk Wears Custom Jordans to Tesla Unveiling Event

March 22, 2019

Elon Musk isn't done trying to be cool. After smoking weed on Joe Rogan's podcast, Musk showed up to the Tesla Model Y unveiling event in a pair of custom Jordan 1s. To be fair, though, the customs were pretty sick.

Elon Musk Wearing Jordans

(source: @dmcustomsneakers)

The customs, made by DM Custom Sneakers, were commissioned by one of Musk's close friends as a birthday present. These Jordan 1s were reconstructed using fine leather, feature a laser-cut Tesla logo on the toe box, and use genuine python leather and black pony hair.

Jordan 1 Tesla Customs 

(source: @dmcustomsneakers)

To top things off, these custom Tesla Jordan 1s use a pair of black luxury leather laces from LaceLab in place of the stock laces. The red and black color scheme is a classic and fits perfectly with Tesla's aesthetic.

These customs aren't currently for sale, but the DM Custom Sneakers website features a similar red and black Jordan 1 for sale at a price of $950. IF you want to purchase a pair, you'll also have to provide the base shoe, which will run you over $100.

Musk's decision to wear these garnered plenty of social media attention as Tesla fans immediately noticed the custom kicks.

If you missed the Tesla Model Y unveiling, you can read about it here.

Be sure to check out our collection of laces to see how you could improve your customs with a simple lace swap.

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