Brand: Ronnie Fieg x ASICS
Model: GEL-Lyte III and GEL-Fieg 3.1
Key Features: Both the GEL-Lyte III and GEL-Fieg 3.1 feature hairy pigskin suede. The GEL-Lyte III incorporates blue Tiger stripes and a matching toe window, as well as white embroidery, while the GEL-Fieg 3.1 boasts a nubuck vamp with hairy suede overlays. The Fieg 3.1 also includes leather Tiger stripes and the sole unit of the GEL-Nimbus 17.
Release Date: October 7
Price: $180 (GEL-Lyte III) and $200 (GEL-Fieg 3.1)
Buy: Online, KITH shops, and KITH Treats Tokyo
Editor’s Notes: Ronnie Fieg has been working with ASICS since virtually the beginning of his design career. Now, the KITH founder/owner is celebrating the 10th anniversary of his OG “Super Blue” GEL-Lyte III by collaborating with ASICS on a new colorway of the silhouette, in addition to the GEL-Fieg 3.1.
Inspired by the original “Super Blue” GEL-Lyte III, Fieg uses hairy pigskin suede for the first time ever for one of his ASICS collabs, applying the material to the new GEL-Lyte III and the GEL-Fieg 3.1. The light grey GEL-Lyte III is complemented by blue Tiger stripes and toe windows, as white embroidery plays complement throughout. The GEL-Fieg 3.1 then pairs black nubuck with hairy suede overlays and leather Tiger stripes. The sneaker also incorporates the sole unit of the GEL-Nimbus 17, coming together on a hybrid design that is the brainchild of Ronnie Fieg.
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