If you have been reading our blogs, you’ll already know that model and YouTube fashion influencer James Clo has designed his own unique hightop sneaker in collaboration with altr.

With a simplistic but luxurious look, James’ design comprised a white sole, black suede upper and side panel, with a jet black nylon back tape and white laces – inspired by the Rick Owen high top.

James was keen to review his new ‘dailies’ as he now refers to them, and after waiting 5 weeks for his design to be carefully constructed by our artisans in Italy, it was time for the big reveal.

Without further ado, we give you the honest, and straight talking James Clo:


  • Cheriee Wales