LACOSTE has enjoyed over 75 years as France's leading apparel brand. Shoes-Upis a neauvou magazine dedicated to sneaker and urban cutlure on the international circuit. Together, both brands have cultivated France's heritageby creating apair 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 Colettein Paris, Dover Street Marketin London, and Limited Editions in Barcelona as of November 18th.