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Etai Gives the Air Max 90 a Luxe "Murakami x Louis Vuitton" Update

A cut-and-sew custom.

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Etai Gives the Air Max 90 a Luxe "Murakami x Louis Vuitton" Update

A cut-and-sew custom.

Air Max Day was preceded by a bounty of new iterations of Nike’s iconic shoe, but none were as luxurious as this one. A cut-and-sew custom unveiled on Instagram by LA-based sneaker customizer Etai, these Air Max 90s take a step in the high-end direction through the use of a scarf from Takashi Murakami’s collaboration with Louis Vuitton. The floral-patterned piece is repurposed into the Swoosh’s vamp, mudgaurd and heel, tied together with the use of purple throughout the shoe itself. Unfortunately, this pair is not available for purchase, but stay tuned for the upcoming launch of Etai’s site for more details.

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