April 3rd, 2013 by Aaron Hope
The Tokyo sneaker shop whose outward facing wall shows off hundreds of coveted styles goes in the opposite direction with a bit of concealment applied to their latest collaboration. This Kicks Lab x Puma First Round Lo adds a Cordura camouflage Formstripe atop black suede base, and gives your choice of tonal or red laces. Either configuration garners an extra pop thanks to metallic gold on the lining, so have a closer look below and stick with Sneaker News to see if any of this 300-pair limited run hits US retailers.
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November 11th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
The last time Tokyo sneaker boutique Kicks Lab collaborated on Thrasher’s Half Cab copycat they brought along local legends mita sneakers. This time the third participant is an equally notable name in the Asian sneakerhead community, but instead of a store, SBTG’s work has a distinctly after-market appeal. This new duo of SBTG x Kicks Lab x Thrasher Buchanan Dogs sees the Royale Fam leader apply his uniquely aggressive touch in the form of personalized tongue tags, bold heel embroidery and a newly implemented lace shroud. Click through to see the crossbones along with how suede and herringbone wool sections come together in this understated black and olive pairing and let us know where they rank against SBTG’s best custom jobs.
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