Sneaker collaborations and special projects nowadays can seemingly pull inspiration from anywhere, but one theme that finds itself landing on various sneakers is food. Brands like
From a bird’s eye view, these kicks may look like dull and all-black, but up close you’re able to view all of its striking details. Pony hair covers a majority of the upper as it texturizes the toe boxes, quarter panels and overlays adjacent to the collars. The heels list out a trio of types of Japanese beef including Kobe, Matsusaka and Omi, while the lateral heels spell out “Prime” in gold font to speak to its meat-y motif. Furthermore, the insoles have been printed with actual graphics of marbled beef.
Retailers like atmos Tokyo are raffling these off right now for ¥20,350 (approx. $147 USD).