The Kobe XI EM, which has been bringing back original colorways of past silhouettes such as the Lower Merion, and Draft Day, this year right before the summer another silhouette will release titled the Nike Kobe XI EM “Carpe Diem.” “Carpe Diem" means To seize the day. Much like Kobe's career he played everyday of his career like that.
Last seen on the Kobe IV back in 2009 the “Carpe Diem” Kobe XI EM comes in a Black, White, Court Purple and University Gold color scheme. This Kobe11 is built with an Engineered Mesh upper that even includes the quilted stitching pattern along the inner interior to match the 2009 Kobe 4 version.If your trying to grab a pair they are releasing at retailers on May 21.
These shoes would make a great match for the Lakers Hollywood nights Jersey, a alternate version of their Jersey, which dropped in the 13-2014 season, check it out below:
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