Charles Barkley wasnt only one of the most influential basketballers of all time, he was also an Athlete who spoke true of what Nike’s ‘Force’ range was inspired by, athletisism and courage, Nike’s Force Basketball range in the 80’s of course included the AF1! The Charles Barkley Range of AF1’s is inspired by his Career in the game, starting with his High School and College years and Leeds and Auburn with Chapter 1.
Married to the Mob was very much a leader in bringing Girls Streetwear to its subculture some years back when Leah first started up. Its since become a very succesful label and has even been responsible for some of the biggest colabs in recent years, with Kaws and MCM. I caught up with Leah to discuss how things have progressed and more.