October 25, 2012 BY Aaron Hope
mita sneakers helped get the ball rolling on what has especially in Japan been a strong year for the Insta Pump Fury, issuing a leopard edition back when that trend was just getting its legs. They’re looking to bookend 2012 with another style that incorporates a feline theme, but instead of just opting for cheetah or even ocelot or giraffe, these mita x Expansion x Reebok Insta Pump Furys add another layer by utilizing the tiger camo print that’s become Expansion’s trademark. Adding a red and black overlay atop this earthy base pattern results in a Gucci-ish palette whose matte textures and concealment pattern stand in stark contrast to the patent-and-perfed mita release from back in ’08. Let us know where these rank in the Tokyo retailer’s growing catalog of team efforts and stick with Sneaker News to see if we’re lucky enough that they make it stateside.