The industrial designer continues his mission of connecting people via functional progressive products that tell meaningful stories, wanted to design a basketball inspired mid top lace up.
The result is a luxurious designer sneaker made in the best locally sourced leather available.
Unstitched tabs and hidden lace loops along with a customizable rope detailing inspired by tradition Japanese sacred roping technique shimenawa.
The Apostrophe is a lifestyle sneaker that remixes the retro basketball sneaker silhouette with modern details and traditional eastern philosophy.
Premium tumbled Nubuck - Chocolate Brown
Full grain Soft Nubuck - Chili Red
Soft Bovine Leather - Dark Brown
Natural Rubber Outsole
Waxed Flat Cotton Laces
Real Rope Decorative Lace
Padded Leather Insole
Full Leather Lining
Handcrafted in Portugal