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ASICS Partners With BEAMS & mita sneakers on the GEL-Lyte III "Souvenir Jacket"

Matching apparel accompanies the kicks
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Image via: mita sneakers

Image via: mita sneakers

ASICS Tiger has joined forces once again with BEAMS and mita sneakers on a sneaker collaboration, this time centering around a special-edition GEL-Lyte III inspired by the Yokosuka jacket, aka the souvenir jacket. The classic silhouette sports an upper built with a combination of navy pigskin nubuck and velour, embellished with an embroidered dragon on the heel and "Japan" script along the sides. In addition to the the kicks, the release features matching apparel in the form of a hoodie and matching pants, both made with navy velour, and a long-sleeve T-shirt in navy and white color options. The goods are available now in Japan, with a wider global launch through retailers like END., Hanon, DSM and Footpatrol following on October 7th.

Release Date: 10/7/17 (Saturday)