May 2, 2013 BY Brendan Dunne / 4
It’s always refreshing to see the custom scene to reach out beyond the standard Swoosh stuff when whipping up one-off sneakers. Case in point is this new pair from El Cappy, which pours a bunch of extra details onto an Asics Gel Lyte III release from a couple years back. The job was commissioned by Detroit rapper Phil Swish, who sought out El Cappy to create a sneaker thematically similar to his upcoming debut album Black Wool. Stay with us after the jump to catch all the angles on the Asics Gel Lyte III “Black Wool” creation and tell us in the comments if you feel like this pair is an upgrade to the retail release of a base.