John Elliott's New York Fashion Week present featured extra than simply attire and extremely coveted sneakers just like the all-new gold Nike LeBron Icon.
In addition to the streetwear and kicks, Elliott additionally partnered with Lexus to create the “Sole of the UX" customized tires impressed by his Nike Air Force 1 collab.
The collaboration options an all-white Lexus UX with customized tire particulars impressed by Elliott’s design, together with white on white layers, double-stitched leather-based and a stepped steel air valve evocative of his stacked steel lace tip.
Other components of the Air Force 1, together with the long-lasting sole sample will be seen all through the tire's design.
“The first-ever Lexus UX was engineered and designed for the town,” stated Lisa Materazzo, Lexus vp of selling. “We wished to push that idea even additional by creating the final word homage to city model: tires impressed by traditional, street-style sneakers.”
“We had been excited to merge the streetwear narrative and design cues of our Air Force 1 with a model like Lexus. We’re grateful they’ve allowed us to make use of this second to have fun the humanities and to carry further power to our tackle a traditional,” stated John Elliott. “It’s enjoyable to accomplice with manufacturers that sometimes reside exterior the style group as a result of it permits us to evolve and proceed to push our personal boundaries.”
At the NYFW occasion, Elliott showcased a number of totally different types of the John Elliott x Nike AF1 created by artists Actual Source, Hassan Rahim, Matt McCormick, and Yung Jake.
These one-of-a-kind customized sneakers had been auctioned off on the occasion with all proceeds benefiting Inner-City Arts, a corporation based mostly in downtown Los Angeles with a mission to supply entry to arts training for LA’s most underserved youth.