March 29th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Puma’s still futuristic Disc Blaze has enjoyed a resurgence of late thanks to new colorways on the original as well as a lightweight update. This latest drop builds off the new edition to create something that’s potentially even more eye-catching, a quality with which the namesake designer is synonymous. The Hussein Chalayan x Puma Haast Disc adds lateral reinforcements that support the Disc closure system, one of which is treated to the designer’s lowercase signature. Let us know how the black/white pairs to the other’s high-contrast mix, then grab yours at Puma retailers like Feature.
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February 2nd, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Some of Hussein Chalayan’s work with Puma has been as bold as his most daring runway pieces. On the other end of the spectrum, the respected designer has authored some more traditional ultra-premium models, of which the Haast lowtop is a prime example. With lines derived from golden era runners and plenty of suede to match, the Haast was a solid contribution whose pricetag and low-key approach had most sneakerheads sleeping. But add in the popular Disc laceless enclosure that’s been LTWT’d and Fieg’d over the last year, and you’ve got a recipe for the Hussein Chalayan x Puma Haast Disc to make more of a splash this spring/summer. Click through for a look at the first three colorways, let us know how these compare to the iconic Disc Blaze and stick with Sneaker News for word on US availability.
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