Year: 2005

Who knew pigeons could cause this much trouble? When Jeff Staple flipped the ubiquitous NYC bird (er, so to speak) into a design for his Dunk SB and released just 30 pairs at his Reed Space retail shop, the ensuing chaos even made it on the news. But it's not just about rarity here — the subtle shades of grey mixed with that bright orange created a new NYC classic that was appreciated worldwide.