The Best Sneaker Collaborations Have Yet To Come This SummerBy Chevy
Jul. 29 2019, Published 5:37 p.m. ET
Collaborations have become widely popular in sneaker culture, combining two brands to bring a limited edition shoe to life. Here are some summer tone sneaker collaborations set to release this summer.
KITH X Coca Cola X Converse
Following a series of teases shared on social media, Ronnie Fieg has released a glimpse into his upcoming collaboration. The KITH X Coca Cola X Converse Chuck 70 will be getting a wide release during the drop. The highlighted features consist of a light denim makeover with the Cola logo embroidered on it. This may be considered one of Fieg’s best collaborations thus far, but the release date is unfortunately unknown.
OFFSPRING X Converse Chuck 70
OFFSPRING and Converse have teamed up yet again for a makeover of twoChuck 70 silhouettes. The collaboration features a low and high top sneaker. The low tops have are all black, and the high tops are all white. The lightning symbol is a signature motif extended across the shoes. Those who purchase the sneakers at the OFFSPRING store in London will receive special edition badges and a mystery pack. The sneakers are set to release August 10th, launching at OFFSPRING Selfridges, London.
GEL-Lyte III “NEXKIN”
Atmos has partnered with Asics to reface two GEL-Lyte III silhouettes. It comes in a light and dark tone themed NEXKIN, featuring textile remixes. NEXKIN is a special textile developed by Asics that provide a breathable and lightweight fabric to the sneaker. Both models sport a 3M feature on the sides as well as Asics branding on the heel. The shoe is available on August 3rd for $140 in select Japanese Asics shops. The perfect summer sneaker for the perfect price.
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