By Dymond Alexis
AKOO Clothing; founded by Grammy Award winning artist, actor and producer T.I. presented the latest collection with “AKOO x Ewing Collection” at New York Fashion Week. During the event, they unveiled their exclusive Ewing Sports Lite x AKOO sneaker collaboration.
Located at their exclusive RP55 Showroom, the brand’s pre-launch was no exception, showcasing the incredible collection at its finest. Guests enjoyed cocktails supplied by Martell and Bartenura while DJ Va$htie and DJ Ernz provided the sounds for the night. Throughout the event, guests were treated by a live painting exhibition from artist Lavan Wright.
The star-studded night also featured many of NY’s finest including social media influencer YesJulz, Casanova, Maino, singer Ro James, LHHNY cast members Bianca Bonnie & Mariahlynn, POWER’s own Andrea-Rachel, Fashion Bomb Daily EIC, Claire Sulmers and many more.
To wrap up the night, “Rubberband Man” himself T.I. made a surprise appearance, greeting guest & attendees in support of the launch.
The “Sports Lite”, as well as AKOO’s 10th Anniversary Collection, will be available via AKOOclothingbrand.com and select retailers spring 2018.
Watch the video above for a peak of the shoe.