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FOOTWEAR Published: July 22, 2019 Updated: August 27, 2019  |  WORDS: Staff

Are you ready, kids: SpongeBob SquarePants and Kyrie Irving team up for a Nike collection

The SpongeBob SquarePants x Nike Kyrie collection comprises three Kyrie 5s and two Nike Kyrie Low 2 models.

Here is a first look at the new Comme des Garçon x Nike Dunk Low sneakers
The collection comprises 5 different shoes.
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Update: August 27, 11am (Singapore time)

The SpongeBob SquarePants x Nike Kyrie collection drops this Wednesday, August 28 on Nike SNKRS. The five-sneaker capsule features iconic characters from the hit Nickelodeon series beginning with the energetic Spongebob, Patrick Star and Squidward Tentacles on the Kyrie 5, while Mr. Krabs and Sandy Cheeks are represented on the Kyrie Low 2, retailing at S$209 and S$199 respectively. Hit the link below to cop.

Where to buy the SpongeBob SquarePants x Nike Kyrie collection:
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Each shoe in the collection is modeled after a main character from the hit cartoon show.

Nike’s latest creation comes in the form of an unlikely collaboration between cartoon series SpongeBob SquarePants and basketballer Kyrie Irving. The two have teamed up for a five-shoe collection modeled after the five main characters of the beloved cartoon series. The star of the show, SpongeBob SquarePants, is represented by the Nike Kyrie 5 silhouette outfitted in bright yellow with golden dots. Other characters, like Patrick Starr and Squidward Tentacles, come in the Nike Kyrie 5 model as well but in a two-tone pink and soft blue colorway respectively. A key design highlight for the Kyrie 5 renditions is the Venus Flytrap-inspired lacing unit stamped with the Nickelodeon logo.

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The Kyrie Low 2 makes an appearance as well for characters like Krusty Krab owner Mr. Krabs and SpongeBob’s favorite astronaut squirrel Sandy Cheeks. Mr. Krabs’ rendition of the Kyrie Low 2 comes in a bright red upper that is complemented with gold, jade, and blue accents. The Sandy Cheeks Kyrie Low 2 seems to be the least wild of the lot with a muted down white and grey colorway inspired by the character’s astronaut suit. The subtle detail of a pink flower can be found on its midfoot overlay.

 

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Releasing on August 10, the SpongeBob and Patrick’­ Kyrie 5s are set to be the first of the pack to make their debut in the US. This is in line with the 20th anniversary of the SpongeBob SquarePants series. There is no official release date for Singapore yet.

Let us know in the comments if this SpongeBob SquarePants x Nike Kyrie collection is a cop or drop for you.

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