Ronnie Fieg, the owner of NYC boutique KITH, is infamous for his collaborative work with ASICS, mainly on the brand's GEL-Lyte III silhouette. Many of his designs have helped shaped the brand in the lifestyle sector and resold for values far north of their original retail prices. To celebrate their partnership for the 25th anniversary of the GEL-Lyte III, Fieg and ASICS are releasing an "Homage" sneakers that's similar to the "What The" concept, which combines elements of his best colorways over the years.
In the sneaker, past collaborations such as the "Salmon Toe," "Mint," and "Cove" can be seen through a use of materials such as perf pigskin, nubuck, leather, 3M, gold leather, selvedge denim, and sport mesh.
A price has not been revealed, but these "Homage" sneakers will release on December 23 and are currently being displayed at the Joshua Liner Gallery in Miami for Art Basel.