Walt “Clyde” Frazier, who made a name for himself on the court playing for the New York Knicks, asked Puma back in the day for a custom made pair. What happened? The “Clyde” was born. Lighter and wider than normal, we’re all about the premium look and it doesn’t come more premium than the textured leather uppers on these.
As we know the Presto has had a massive resurgence in the last few years. As popular as ever, this is the first woven iteration of the year. Originally introduced in 2000, and co-designed by Tobie Hatfield (Tinker’s brother), we’re loving the woven look on the Presto.
Filling Pieces, founded in Amsterdam in 2009, is making its way into the premium and contemporary ranks of the sneaker world. A little bit street and a little bit haute couture, they’re all about craftsmanship and luxury comfort. We’re keeping our eyes on this brand for sure.