By - October 15th, 2008

LACOSTE x Shoes UP”>”>LACOSTE has enjoyed over 75 years as France’s leading apparel brand.”>Shoes-Up is a neauvou magazine dedicated to sneaker and urban cutlure on the international circuit. Together, both brands have cultivated France’s heritage by creating a pair of low-cut black woolen sneakers, a classic black Basque Beret, complimented with a 148-page book of Beret portraits by photographer Charles Levy. The sneakers are trademarked with LACOSTE’s alligator embroidered on the outer side, Shoes-Up’s logo on the inner flat, and a beret tassle on the heel. This edition is limited to 160 pairs retailing at 130 Euros ($170 USD), and will be sold throughout Europe’s exclusive boutiques including”>Colette in Paris,”>Dover Street Market in London, and”>Limited Editions in Barcelona as of November 18th.”>> LACOSTE”>> Shoes-Up