Bronx native designer Jae Tips has announced timing for his Saucony Grid Shadow 2 “What’s the Occasion” collaboration, offered in two colorways: blue and green or brown, red and tan. Originally released in 1991 as a high performance running shoe, the shoe features a mesh, leather and suede upper.
Saucony and Jae Tips latest effort is a followup to their highly-coveted Grid Azura 2000, released in May 2023. First teasd by Jae on his Instagram feed in April 2023, the shoe immediately generated an outsized amount of interest. Firmly pointing an exclamation point on a more colorful fashion cycle, propelling Jae’s status as a designer into high gear.
Priced at $150 and sized from 3.5-14, Saucony and Jae Tips Grid Shadow 2 will launch at ComplexCon on Novermber 18-19, 2023, followed by a launch on shopdaetips.com on November 24th. Jae has announced plans for an additional launch of his Grid Shadows shoes, but no timing has been announced yet.