After a few successful showings by way of pop-up shops in the West Coast, KITH founder Ronnie Fieg is bringing his idea of a retail experience to the city of Los Angeles on a permanent basis. Doors to KITH LA will officially open on Friday, February 16th.
To celebrate the opening of his new shop as well as the All-Star festivities, KITH will releasing the second chapter of its collaboration with Nike Basketball and the LeBron 15 signature shoe. Four total iterations – two of the Performance variety and two of the Lifestyle edition – will be available in highly limited quantity, with the royal themes and detailed cues speaking to LeBron’s alter ego of “King James”. The Performance build features King’s Cloak, a white Primeknit upper with colorful embroidery, and Suit Of Armor, a triple-black version with gun metal zippers; the Lifestyle build offers King’s Crown, a black version of the embroidered model, and City Of Angels, a true Triple White construction with silver zippers.
All four pairs release in-store at KITH Los Angeles on Friday, February 16th (address TBD). An online release will occur at midnight, and an in-store release at all KITH locations will occur on Saturday, February 17th (with the exception of the City Of Angels).
Ronnie Fieg’s KITH and LeBron James are expanding their partnership with a “Triple White” iteration of the KITH x Nike LeBron 15 that’s inspired by the city of Los Angeles.This Nike LeBron 15 sports an all-White Flyknit upper with floral embroidery detailed throughout as well as on the removable straps. A clean White rubber outsole with Gold zippers on the sides and lace tips completes the look.No word on an exact release date, but you can expect this KITH x Nike LeBron 15 City of Angels to release during All-Star Weekend. Ronnie is rumored to open a KITH store in Los Angeles, which explains the inspiration behind this design