Japanese Vans Spring 2009 Collection is Pimptastic

By: Rafael Srur Guarilha - Published:   Updated: Aug 22 2011 • References: item.rakuten.co.jp & freshngood
I just ran into these beautiful sneakers made of snakeskin (synthetic, perhaps?) and available only in Japan. They're just gorgeous.

I guess Japan is a big market, maybe the largest, for sneakers. We all know how avant-garde Japanese style is, but they could sell these special-edition gems all over the world, couldn't they?

Thinking again, it's better off that they're only available in Japan, or I would spend all my money on these exclusive sneakers!

Implications - Customers are becoming increasingly interested in items that combine comfort with luxury. By enhancing an already established item with elaborate and luxurious design, a company can appeal to buyers who are financially conscious during the credit crunch but still place importance on sophisticated design.

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