BAPE X RUSSELL ATHLETIC
BAPE® and Russell Athletic are excited to announce their upcoming collaboration, building on their previous successful partnership. This time, the two brands draw inspiration from basketball cultures, with a particular focus on the strong flair of the United States type of basketball scene. The design aesthetic features sharp signature colors from Russell Athletic such as blue, red, and grey, infused with BAPE®’s iconic CAMO pattern. Not only does this unique combination creates a collection that pays homage to basketball’s dynamic energy, but also captures the essence of the sports fashion.
The collaboration encompasses an impressive line-up of 18 clothing pieces, including stylish caps, cozy pullover hoodies, comfortable crewnecks, sleek track jackets, trendy track pants, classic tees, and the iconic shark full zip hoodie. Each garment showcases exceptional artistry 2and precision, with a focus on even the smallest details, embodying the shared design DNA of BAPE® and Russell Athletic. The standout features of this collaboration are the innovative use of fabric patchwork and tonal BAPE® ABC CAMO pattern throughout the collection. The creative techniques add depth and visual interest to the garments, creating a captivating visual narrative that celebrates the spirit of basketball.