Balenciaga has chosen to crew up with Kith to be the worldwide unique launch associate for its new Runner sneaker.
The French luxurious model has issued solely 650 pairs of the footwear in three colorways that shall be obtainable solely at Kith for a restricted time. They will retail for $1,090 and can launch on Friday in any respect Kith outlets in addition to on the corporate’s web site within the U.S. and Europe.
The Runner takes a DIY method, combining operating footwear components and making use of them to only one shoe. The footwear characteristic a one-of-a-kind, handmade classic look through the use of uncooked cuts, stitches and glue for the mesh and leather-based higher.
The sole takes its inspiration from the model’s Track silhouette and options the phrase “Runner” on the lateral aspect. Circling the opening is a row of punched holes, and the mesh, nylon, and injection-molded polyurethane are pieced collectively in such a means that the footwear look worn.
There is a pull tab on the heel and the tongue options the basic Balenciaga emblem. Lastly, every mannequin options customized Kith and Balenciaga-branded lettering that speaks to the mannequin’s 650 limited-edition quantity.
The footwear shall be supplied in black, white or grey/burgundy and shall be obtainable in each males’s and girls’s sizes.