New York boutique RISE has teamed up with Puma on a pair of Blaze of Glorys that help raise awareness around HIV/AIDS. Rise, Puma, and amFAR have all joined forces to use their influence and resources to change the way we view the devastating disease. Read more about their vision and goal here
The sneaker features a red leather upper with a red tonal suede stripe along the toe box. Red mesh accents around the sock liner while heart shape detailing is found on the side paneling. Black plastic straps hold together the laces while a black sole with red splatter pulls the sneaker together. Final details include RISE branding on the insole and heel, amFAR branding on the laces, and "New York is For Lovers" embosses on the tongue. The sneaker comes with 2 other lace options and will retail for $145 and sizes 5-13 will available.
The RISE x Puma Blaze of Glory "New York is For Lovers" will release today at 8pm EST. at the RISE pop-shop on 345 Broome Street in NYC. Remaining pairs will release online at 12am EST. tonight. Follow @SneakerShouts on Twitter to get live updates on when they release
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