While MJ was making history in his signature kicks on the court, his fans were wearing them off the hardwood to celebrate milestone moments. Dropping just in time for the graduation, the all-black Air Jordan XI Cap and Gown transforms the iconic silhouette into a formal shoe thanks to a few design updates.

Featuring all-black patent leather and suede upper paired with a blue outsole, the XI is a love letter to sneakerheads worldwide and their passion for the brand.

Recognizing the Air Jordan XI’s unique place at graduation ceremonies, the sleek kicks feature upgraded materials including a metal Jumpman logo, suede upper and laces inspired by graduation cords.

The Air Jordan XI Cap and Gown is available now for $250 at jordan.com and select retailers.