The migration of sneakers onto the runway is now a well-trodden path, but this season something fascinating has happened to sneakers as they transform into unique hybrids of sports, luxury and fashion footwear.
The innovative store and gallery space Oki-Ni has teamed-up with set designer Zena May Hendrick for the 4th edition of its on-going project series Styled. With this shoot, Hendrick who has a rich and interesting background in set design and interactive arts, and Oki-Ni aimed to juxtapose the value of
Nike II Men’s Air Max 90 Prem Tape QS Sneakers II $205, BUY HERE Young designer Miguel Bento brings a fresh perspective to his set and editorial designs.Bento has done work for publications such as Novembre, Zoo, i-D, and Interview. His recent for for menswear label oki-ni displays his keen eye for geometric compositions,
Winter may well be on its way, but at least that means it’s time for some new gear.
For this week’s STYLED, Oki-ni enlisted favorite menswear brand of the moment Agi & Sam to create a helpful editorial, with practical pointers for the gentleman.
‘Over a large enough timescale everything moves inevitably towards zero – energy, colour, even identity. ‘
Prints and Patterns are still making waves in menswear, and OKI-NI has got some of the best, with looks from Jil Sander, Kenzo, Raf Simons.