Following the adidas Originals Party in China, Bigz from ACU was presented with a pair of adidas Snakeskin Stan Smith Highs. The texturized upper features irregularities which contribute to the realism of the faux snakeskin material. No word yet on a release date.
Reasonate Goodenough got together with Japanese brand Visvim to create a limited edition Visvim Christo. The Christo sandal features a faded out camo upper with a criss cross of brown straps on the upper. The tap strap also features the Reasonate Goodenough circle R logo with a black buckle for fit. These have been released at F.I.L. in Tokyo.
Japanese label Fat has recently unveiled their Fall/Winter 2007 collection on their website. The collection features many tops and jackets perfected for the colder months. Among our favorite pieces is the printed plaid vest, satin bomber jacket and the tweed overcoat. The collection also features accessories such as sunglasses and caps.
In a recent trend of catering to the huge Chinese market, pictures reveal another potential upcoming China inspired Lebron V. It’s amazing that LeBron is already on his 5th signature shoe when it seemed as though it was just yesterday when he was drafted #1 and signed a huge endorsement deal with Nike. The Lebron V features a combination of leather and perforated nubuck. With the gold and red colors, it is assumed that this sneaker is destined for the Chinese market. No word yet on the actual availability and details regarding it’s release.
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In recent months some of the big brands have reworked their web presence to better reach out to their customers. Among them are Devilock and an upcoming site from Neighborhood. Fiberops is set to join the list as well. No word yet on a launch date but stay tuned for more details.
Here’s the tip of the iceberg for upcoming Alife releases for this Fall. Seen here is the classic Everybody Low model in a vibrant red upper with a gray and black midsole. The laces if you look closely are elastic and feature pull tabs for a quick tight fit. Priced at $140 USD, watch for these to drop in September.