#1 UBIQ x ASICS – Gel Lyte Speed
The latest version of Gel Lyte Speed from Asics is in collaboration with UBIQ and it’s definitely got that summertime vibe going on. “Cool Breeze”, which draws its inspiration from the blue skies and cool oceans showcases a mixture of baby blue, aqua and navy shades. The use of soft leather and perforated nubuck makes it the perfect add to your summer shoe collection.
#2 Unite Crips and Bloods – Kendrick Lamar & Reebook on the Ventilator “Paperwhite”
Kendrick Lamar fans all over the world, here you have it. His latest collaboration with Reebok on the new iteration of the Ventilator outline, not only hints to the West Coast’s notorious gangs culture in an attempt for unity by placing red and blue themes sat next to each other, but also has his signature interlaced on the tongue. The tonal shoe comes in an off-white ‘Paperwhite’ suede.
#3 Supreme x NIKE SB
The latest team up of NYC’s skate icon Supreme and Nike SB will undoubtedly be a hit amongst the skaters community and not only. NIKE SB, known as a common choice for skaters thanks to its low profile and flat sole has been outfitted with a herringbone canvas upper for this limited rad edition.
The shoes come in a variety of bold colors and, as the cherry on top, precisely for its fan base, the gold embossed branding of Supreme upon the heel.
#4 PUMA “BRIGHT PACK”
The “Bright Pack”, Puma, is releasing at the end of July is one of those things you need to keep you in a never-ending summer mood. Consisting of six pairs: three pairs of R698 and three pairs of Disc Blaze, the shoes come with a cool vivid monochrome cotton upper in colors such as neon yellow, purple or orange. Moreover, the clean, matching contrast of the white midsole makes it the perfect combo. P.S. Let’s not forget about the Trinomic technology it offers, which makes the trainers comfortable too.
#5 Reebok Classic x Titolo Ventilator “DESERT DAWN”
By the looks of it, Reebok has been on a roll. Besides the latest collab with Kendrick Lamar, here comes the “Desert Dawn”, which is a different version of the Ventilator, this time, by teaming up with Titolo, the store. The shoe’s leather underlays and suede overlays definitely make us reflect of hot sunsets setting up the mood for dark, navy nights whilst surrounded by creme dunes… Oh well, if you didn’t have your chance at holiday this summer, here you go.