Paris Fashion Week 2018 will be the place where Virgil Abloh will be showcasing the OFF-WHITE collection for SS19. The collection is titled ‘’Track & Field’’ where he has collaborated with Nike. The collection focuses on athleisure wear and a cast of modesl from athletic backgrounds.
With the idea of fitness and active living becoming so much more than just a hobby, we are aware that all around us fitness wear and sport clothing has become a whole lot more popular and fashion forward. Virgil Abloh looks at femininity and sport, the two against each other but coming together to create this collection, from high heels as part of the collection to athletic shoes.
With athletic wear becoming fashion forward, its comfort meeting style, something we try to do every day but just seemed so impossible, durability, flexibility, iconic looks, day/night looks. Its collaborations and designers such as Virgil Abloh that allow us to wear one outfit for any occasion.
OFF-WHITE also have a Converse coming out the Chuck 70, it’s a real merge of the classic high-top white converses and the OFF-WHITE signature.
Orange on the outsole, black and white stripes on the midsole as the OFF-WHITE signature and the signature Converse logo on the ankle. The price of the Converses and which stores they will be sold at is still yet to be confirmed but release date is the 8th October.