Customizer: Nike iD x Vagrant Sneaker Free 3.0 “Colors Around NYC” PT. 3 of 3


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Photography By Angel Gonzalez/Vagrant Sneaker ©2013

Back in March of this year Nike iD invited me to take part in a private online design session. They gave me the duties of finding inspiration from anything to create a color-way for the new Nike Free iD builder with the engineered mesh. Without hesitation, I took on the project. What you see here is the fruition from a few photographers I took around the East Village, NOHO, Soho and China Town in lower Manhattan, NYC. Out of the four photos I submitted to Nike iD, I decided to focus on two that inspired me the most. One is this truck parked in NOHO and the other is this mosaic light pole in the East Village. It’s these images that scream New York City to me by representing the artsy, colorful and dark nature of NYC. Originally, I wanted to use blues, orange and black to showcase my interpretation of NYC. But, I chose not too because it’s what most people would use an ideal color-way for NYC…

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