Air Jordan Trio of One Block Down Hand-Beads Vans Slip-Ons

Trio of One Block Down Hand-Beads Vans Slip-Ons

Over the years, we have seen many boutiques gain a reputation through their collaborative offerings.Union LA, for example, is now held in fairly high esteem, as his Air Jordan 1 and subsequent works have dedicated him as Travis Scott.And although not as high profile as Chris Gibbs’ dress, Italy’s a block down Has fostered many partnerships of its own, from Converse to van,

And today, Storefront has joined hands with Vans for a limited trio slip ons, all three of which pay homage to the iconic checkerboard print and its DIY origins.Titled “Dog Days,” the collaboration sees silhouettes covered almost entirely in beads, each carefully hand-placed along the lines of the above pattern.A single shoe required more than 10 hours to complete, meaning it took more than 45 days to produce a 107 pair batch.

For a closer look at the One Block Down x Vans slip-on, see below.Unfortunately, all three colorways have since sold out, but it’s likely we’ll see more than just a collaborative relationship between the two in the near future.

In unrelated news, early images of Air Jordan 6 Black Chrome Recently came to the fore.