The past week was not the busiest in terms of sneaker drops but there were a handful of profitable releases that are worth mentioning. Today, we go through the most profitable sneakers to buy and resell from January 10th to January 16th. Stay tuned!
With that out of the way, let’s get right to it!
Air Jordan 1 Mid College Grey
- Retail Price: $120
- Average Resell: $190
- Release Date: Tuesday, January 11th, 2022
- Colorway: College Grey/White-Light Bone
- Style Code: 554724-082
Air Jordan 1 Mid College Grey Quarterview studio picture.
Jordan Brand continues to invest in their trendy Air Jordan 1 Mid lineup with brand-new colorways that seemingly continue to sell out and this Jordan 1 Mid College Grey is no exception.
Uppers are constructed with smooth leather with white side panels and perforated toe boxes. Titular College Grey appears on the scuff guards, toes, eye stays, rears, and on the laces that wrap the shoe’s white throats.
Tongues feature grey tags while white Jordan Wings motifs are stamped onto the collars. Clean white midsoles and titular outsoles finish off the design.
On the secondary market, these kicks are reselling for around $190 per pair which is not too bad!
Air Jordan 1 Low Bred Toe
- Retail Price: $100
- Average Resell: $180
- Release Date: Thursday, January 13th, 2022 (Restock)
- Colorway: Gym Red/Black/White
- Style Code: 553558-612
Air Jordan 1 Low Bred Toe Quarter View studio picture.
The Jordan 1 Low Bred Toe features a familiar Chicago Bulls colorway with white side panels, red rears, and Black/Red or “Bred” toes. White midsoles and red outsoles finish off the design.
On StockX, you can currently resell them for around $180 per pair!
Prada x Adidas Forum Low Black
- Retail Price: $850
- Average Resell: $1,000
- Release Date: Thursday, January 13th, 2022
- Colorway: Black/Black
- Style Code: GY7042
Prada x Adidas Forum Low Black side view studio image.
As part of their ongoing relationship with Prada, Adidas joined forces with the luxury fashion house to create 4 brand new Forum lows, including this black variant.
The uppers feature an all-black shade with darker leather side stripes, black laces, and a large pouch mounted onto the throats. Prada branding, black midsoles, and black outsoles finish off the design.
Even with the whopping price tag of $850, these kicks are reselling for over $1,000 on StockX although that price may drop soon.
Air Jordan 4 Thunder Red
- Retail Price: $190
- Average Resell: $350
- Release Date: Saturday, January 15th, 2022
- Colorway: Black/White-Red
- Style Code: CT8527-016
Air Jordan 4 Thunder Red quarter view studio image.
This Air Jordan 4 has color blocking identical to the Lightning colorway, but with flaming red tones instead of yellow.
Nubuck leather covers the majority of the sneaker’s top, including the toes, mudguards, and heel overlays. Mesh panels with vivid red backdrops appear on the throats and lateral panels, complementing the similar plastic eyelet panels.
Tongues with white Jump-Man logos and “Flight” text, black/red midsoles, and matching outsoles complete the look.
These kicks are definitely the hits of the weak and currently resell on StockX for around $330 per pair which is over a $140 gross profit! Thus, finishing off the week on an exciting note!
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What are the best sneakers to buy and resell?
Air Jordan 1 and Nike Dunk are current kings of the reselling industry.
What is the best sneaker size to resell?
Size 7-9 are the most common and will fly off your hands, while odd sizes are harder to sell, but will gain a bit more profit.
Is reselling sneakers a good investment?
Yes, it’s a great investment. Sneaker reselling is often compared with stocks as both will rise in value over time if you get the right sneaker/stock.
What sneakers will increase in value?
Sneakers with high demand and low stock (1,000 and below) will almost always increase in value over time.