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The Umit Benan High-Top Sneakers are a Product of Functional Fashion

 - Sep 19, 2013
References: ssense & hypebeast
Turkish designer Umit Benan recently released his collection of Umit Benan High-Top Sneakers in white tricolor leather. These two-tone kicks are constructed with premium Italian leather and are certainly not you average casual sneaker.

Amongst his other luxurious pieces this fall, Benan has released these sneakers, which are inspired by both high-end modern fashion, alongside the functional requirements of an athletic or casual street-ready sneaker. The upper feature high-quality stitched Italian leather in both white and black with contrasting knit fabrics near the collars. The outsole is a rubber off-white and silver tone eyelets run alongside the sides.

These sneakers are available now for $635; the price point is demonstrative of the direction high-end casual sneakers are going.