Model: GEL-Kayano 5 OG
Key Features: The retro GEL-Kayano 5 has been reimagined in three pastel colorways. A GEL-equipped sole and GmbH branding are present, with a mixed-material upper. The sneakers also feature a quadra-lacing system and Duomax tech, which reduces the inward rotation of the foot.
Release Date: May 28 (exclusive pre-launch) and May 30 (full drop)
Price: €180 (approximately $200)
Editor’s Notes: After Berlin-based brand GmbH teased its collaborative ASICS GEL-Kayano 5 OG via creative director Serhat Isik’s Instagram, as well as its appearance on the Paris Fashion Week FW19 runway, the brand has now revealed official product shots of the kicks.
The reworked GEL-Kayano 5 OG comes in three pastel colorways: “Sea Shell,” “Lichen Rock,” and “White.” GmbH’s inspirations for the project include robotics, prosthetics, and orthopedic materials and colors.
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