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Air to Heir

Vegetable tanned leather, waxed denim; like our Heirs, the Air Jordan 1 'Heirloom' will continue to get better with time. 

The Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG 'Heirloom' is inspired by the next generation of disruptors; the Heirs. This NBHD exclusive release will be available to purchase through Sole Classics, that is correct, this will not be released on SNKRS or

Launches at Sole Classics on September 17, 2022. Explore this website to find out how you can secure a wristband to guarantee your purchase. 

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The next era of rebels spread their wings and take flight, helping set the pace for generations to follow. 

The Heirs

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Alek Shabazz

Aslur’s Art embodies the trials and tribulations that she has experienced personally, as well as those of the Black community as a whole. In the same way that she is one part of a larger community, each of her pieces exists as a unique element that communicates part of her larger creative vision.

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Age 24     IG: @heyaslur

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Derrick Callender

Age 25     IG: @derrickcan.draw

Derrick describes his work as vibrant, bold, cartoonish and super stylized. His exaggerated approach is the perfect match for the themes of his work. His art breaks the confines of reality to imagine new visual and conceptual creations.

Alek Shabazz

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Natalie Orr

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A native of Columbus, OH, Nat is a self taught artist that focuses on the beauty of women through explosions of color. Influenced by nature, especially sunsets, flowers, light, and the ocean, Nat's work combines other-worldly hues and striking realism to create an intense and pleasurable viewing experience.

Age 26     IG: @natt_artt



Air to Heir Art Exhibit

The Columbus Museum of Art will host a very special temporary art exhibit highlighting artwork by 'The Heirs"; Natalie Orr, Derrick Callender, and Alek Shabazz. Guests can earn a wristband to purchase the Air Jordan 1 "Heirloom" by visiting the art exhibit between 12pm and 3pm on Tuesday, Sept 13th through Saturday, Sept 17 and making a donation to the featured non-profit of the day (min. $1). Donate in advance for a shorter check-in experience by clicking the link below.

How to Purchase 


Community Releases

Over four days, Sole Classics will partner with four amazing local food staples by offering a wristband to purchase the Air Jordan 1 Heirloom in your size. To earn a free wristband for your size simply visit one of these restaurants on the given date and time and make a purchase. Community Releases allow us the opportunity to extend our platform to benefit those around us making our neighborhoods a better place.


Bring in a report card

Greater Columbus High School students can bring in their report card to Sole Classics from the final semester of the 2021-2022 school year to receive a wristband to purchase your size in the Air Jordan 1 'Heirloom'. Only valid for 3.0 GPA's or better on Sept. 14th, 11am-8pm.


Sign up for our newsletter

Register for our newsletter to find out the fourth way to purchase a pair of Air Jordan 1 'Heirloom' from us. The official newsletter will be sent out on September 16th, 2022.



Museum of Art

Augmented Reality Art. To secure a wristband at the 'Air to Heir' art exhibit at the Columbus Museum of Art simply visit between Sept 13 and Sept 17 (12p-3p) and make a donation to that day's non-profit partner. You can earn up to two wristbands by visiting and donating on multiple days. You can donate in advance by clicking the link below in order to shorten the check-in experience.

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Fashion is Art

Meet Ellie Cozy (@ellieiscozy), a 20-year-old multi-hyphenate student with a passion for modeling, creative direction, styling, and fashion, which includes her own brand, Peace Head. Inspired by her Asian heritage and runway shows, Ellie Cozy has the talent and passion to become a household name. Click the link below to see how Ellie Cozy styled the Air Jordan 1 'Heirloom' for Sole Classics. 

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Ruth Karanga

Global Director NBHD+SNKRS Marketplace Partners


Aaron "Coop" Cooper North American NBHD Marketplace Director - Jordan Brand

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Ken "KJ" Johnson Director City Specialty/Hibbet - Jordan Brand


Orences Christian Marketplace Manager Central Territory - Jordan Brand

The Heir Career Exploration 


Hear from the best in the business. Join us for a one-of-a-kind workshop centered around understanding careers within fashion, footwear, and marketing from industry experts. Ages 14-26 are welcome to register Hosted by Dionte' Johnson, owner of Sole Classics, Dez Arnez, and Justin Wooden. Special guest panelists from Jordan Brand and Nike:

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A Weekend to remember

SEP 18

The Heir Career
Exploration Workshop 

Marketplace at Gravity 11am-4pm Ages 14 to 26 welcome to register


Visit Columbus

More places to visit in town

Our staff made a to-do list so that you wouldn't have to.


North Market
Kitchen Social
Fox in the Snow
The Woodbury
Agave & Rye
Press Grill
Bake Me Happy
Way Down Yonder
Marlow's Cheesesteaks
Lox Bagel Shop
Flavor 91 Bistro
North Star
Jeff Ruby's



Pins Mechanical
Other World
Franklin Park Conservatory
Columbus Zoo
Easton Town Center
Scioto Mile
Marketplace at Gravity
Park of Roses
Play Columbus
The Ohio State University
The Short North



Sole Classics
Spoonful Records
Tact Luxe
Mid High Market
Cub Shrub
Easton Town Center
The Short North
Big Fun Columbus
Rowe Boutique
Polaris Fashion Place
Magnolia Thund-erpussy



Community Partners

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Project Greenhouse

We embrace every learner's path to academic excellence. Fully enriching and engaging learners on an individualized basis, prompt long-lasting academic appreciation and closing the achievement gap one child at a time.



Our mission is to mentor teenaged youth in academic achievement, life skill development and career plannin to succeed in school and beyond. Developing financial literacy, social, emotional and other protective skills needed for life after high school.


Life Sparx

Our aim is to provide trauma informed care to teens, young adults and families in central ohio at no cost. We look to break the stigma around mental health in minority communities.


Look Ma' No Hands

We aim to strengthen our community through programs with purpose and focus on developing our future leaders by helping them understand their value.


Hoyo's Kitchen

North Market

Somali Cuisine


Cielo Cafe

The Ohio State University Campus

Coffee & Pastries


Drunch Eatery + Bar

Italian Village

Breakfast, Brunch, & Lunch

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Upper Cup

Olde Town East

Coffee & Sandwiches

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