The household brand Adidas teams up with Tokyo based brand Recouture, originally a simple shoe repair store, Shoe cobbler Shun Hirose began to experiment with customisations of the shoes brought into his shop. Starting with informing customers of comfier alternatives to their old broken soles, he soon branched out into full on sole swaps, from adidas with boot soles to Clarks wallabies with nike air max cushioning. It wasn’t long until social media and sneaker heads from across the globe sought out his work.
Adidas Campus 80 Recouture
An Asymmetrical take on the Adidas Campus 80, Recouture was inspired by the idea of making a mistake during production but carrying on finishing the design anyway.