Salehe Bembury Reveals ANTA Collaboration

A unique, high-cut design that falls somewhere between boot and sneaker.

By
Footwear
7,353 Hypes 4 Comments

Salehe Bembury may be the Vice President of Sneakers & Men’s Footwear at Versace, but he’s a man of many hats whose latest project is collaboration with Chinese brand ANTA. Mostly known in the US as the makers of Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson‘s signature shoes, ANTA also has a burgeoning lifestyle business that’s now being bolstered by Bembury’s signature high-street touch.

The in-demand designer’s original ANTA silhouette is at once technical, conceptual and classic. Dressed entirely in a soft gray shade — save for the gum sole — it offers a synthetic shroud upper with textured dots on the toebox and lateral side. Meanwhile, the medial half presents a stripped-back mesh emblazoned with a metallic silver ANTA logo. All of this is secured by a zip closure above the laces, and sits atop a sock-like knit collar that rises well above the wearer’s ankle. Latticed detailing on the midsole completes the look.

An official release date and pricing information have yet to be announced, but will likely appear soon. This isn’t the only collaboration Bembury has in the pipeline either: he’s also working with New Balance.

While you wait for more information to surface, check out “How To Sneakerhead at Home,” a guide on the best ways to stay connected to sneaker culture from the confines of your living space.

Read Full Article

Join Our Discussions on Discord

The HYPEBEAST Discord Server is a community where conversations on cultural topics can be taken further.

101 Users Online

What to Read Next

BAPE NY Enlists Shaun Crawford for 15th Anniversary T-Shirt Design
Fashion

BAPE NY Enlists Shaun Crawford for 15th Anniversary T-Shirt Design

The graffiti artist commemorates the store’s SoHo location.

Coronavirus Will "Reset and Reshape" the Fashion Industry
Fashion

Coronavirus Will "Reset and Reshape" the Fashion Industry

Luxury brands and indie designers alike will face imposing challenges.

HUMAN MADE Spotlights Breezy, Lightweight Layering for SS20
Fashion

HUMAN MADE Spotlights Breezy, Lightweight Layering for SS20

Linen deck pants, cotton graphic T-shirts, and more.


Nike Kyrie 6 Joins the "Planet of Hoops" Pack
Footwear

Nike Kyrie 6 Joins the "Planet of Hoops" Pack

With an (unintentionally) eerily “There Is No Coming Back” graphic.

J Balvin's "Gris" Music Video Is a Gloomy Homage to Lost Love
Music

J Balvin's "Gris" Music Video Is a Gloomy Homage to Lost Love

Another standout visual from his ‘Colores’ project.

More Nintendo Switch Consoles "Are on the Way" Amid Global Shortages
Gaming

More Nintendo Switch Consoles "Are on the Way" Amid Global Shortages

Reserved consoles, including the ‘Animal Crossing’ variant, will arrive this week.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the lights on and to continue providing free news to our readers. We’d appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBEAST on your ad blocker. That way you can keep reading all the great stories for free.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBEAST”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.