The WTAPS ‘Crossbones' Canvas Sneaker Tackles Skulls

By: Jaime Neely - Published: Jul 1, 2011 • References: wtaps & hypebeast
The WTAPS ‘Crossbones’ Canvas sneaker for men is the latest creating from the Japanese brand. The sneaker is modeled after a classic low-cut sneaker similar to the ones made by Converse, embodies the skulls and crossbones motif that is very typical of WTAPS.

The WTAPS ‘Crossbones’ Canvas sneaker is made using black canvas and has been embellished with white thread crossbones on its entire exteiror. While the shoe takes on a rather basic shape, the use of the crossbones contributes some edge and badass flair.

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