April 6, 2013 BY Aaron Hope
Obey has been a prominent streetwear label for what seems like forever, but when you shift the discussion from brand to founder, we’re now talking about one of the preeminent names in contemporary graphic design. Founder Shepard Fairey is one of the era’s truly influential figures, his Barack Obama ‘Hope’ poster one of the most iconic images of this young century. Now we see that the Obey clothing label has continued to expand, joining some of its competitors in the casual sneaker market. This Obey Wino Canvas debut keeps things basic, this first trio of canvas-uppered derby lowtops adding leather piping and subdued branding roughly the opposite of what you’d expect from a guerilla marketing master. All three pairs are highly wearable colors that you can see in greater detail below, then grab yours at select retailers like Titolo.
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