Converse X Dr. Woo Chuck Taylor 1970 Egret + Black

World renowned tattoo artist Dr. Woo has come together with Converse, translating his unique designs from skin to canvas.

Sitting atop Converse’s coveted Chuck Taylor CT70, Dr. Woo’s designs have been embroidered in highly detailed tonal stitching with high raised embroidery wrapping the upper in spiders. Coming in a vintage white and black colourways each pair features all of the finite detailing that we’ve come to know and love from the 1970 silhouette before adding the finishing touch of Woo’s signature spider on the toe cap of each pair.

Sizes US7 through to US11 will be available in whole sizes only for $240.

Releasing in store at our Lower Grounds location Basement 15 McKillop Street this Saturday the 20th of January from 11am.

Any remaining pairs will make their way into our online store later the same day.

Until Saturday, we’ll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump...

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Nike Air Max 98 'Gundam'

1/17/2018 2:08 PM

Nike Air Max 98 Gundam

Nike are bringing back the classics guns blazing finishing out the year with some of their signature Air Max 1, and now the Air Max 98 is back. Kicking it all off with the coveted ‘Gundam’ colourway, the 98’s are just how you should remember them with navy, royal, white, and red all mixed together in a familiar colourway that resembles the mech giant from the anime that we all know even if we haven’t watched it.

Whilst Gundam robots aren’t real, at least we’ve got the retro reissue goodness from nike.

The Air Max 98 ‘Gundam’ will hit our shelves this Thursday the 18th of January. Limited numbers will release in store from 11am at our Lower Grounds Basement 15 McKillop Street store.

On the rare chance there are any pairs left after the in-store release they’ll be made available later the same day.

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Converse X Tyler The Creator Golf Le Fleur SS18

It’s getting closer to Thursday’s release of the ever-popular collaborative efforts from Converse and Tyler The Creator.

The Golf Le Fleur One Star hits us in a series of lushly sueded pastels with Geranium Pink, Bachelor Blue, and Jade Lime coming our way. Each accented with its signature floral embellishments transforming the Vintage One Star into Tyler’s very own. Alongside the sneakers sits a range of Converse Essentials Hoods and T-Shirts in matching pastels, as well as black and white bases. All sitting atop Converse’s heavyweight signature essentials pieces.

The range of footwear, pullover hoods, and tees will be releasing from 9am this Thursday the 18th of January at our Lower Grounds store Basement Level 15 McKillop Street.

If any pieces remain they’ll be available in our online store later the same day.

Sizes US5 through to US12 (whole sizes only) will be available for $160.

Tees will be available in sizes XS through to XL $50.

Pullover Hoods will be available in sizes XS through to XL for $120.

We'll see you all bright and early this Thursday, but until then continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details of the release...

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adidas Originals Campus Suede Mesa + Noble Indigo

Another court classic from the 80’s is back on our shelves with the adidas Originals Campus returning in a duo of suedes.

Coming to us in Noble Indigo and Mesa, both pairs come wrapped head to toe in all of that tonal goodness. Lush suedes are accented with crinkle cut leather three-stripes and gold foiled detailing rounds it all out.

You can’t go wrong with either colourway, so which one will be your pick-up? Both the Noble Indigo, and Mesa colourways are now available both in store and online in sizes US8 through to US12 (including half sizes) for $180. For all of the finer details of this latest from adidas Originals continue reading after the jump...

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adidas Originals Marathon TR

1/15/2018 5:42 PM

adidas Originals Marathon TR Base Green

adidas Originals are keeping up with the archival classics, this time pulling the Marathon Trail out for a spin in Base Green.

Premium army green suedes mixed with some reflective crinkle cut three-stripes, what more could you ask for? The correct answer is nothing, if you’re a true fan of the three-stripes you need to get these on your feet, and stamp your trefoils all over town.

The Marathon TR is now available both in store and online in sizes US8 through to US12 (including half sizes) for $200. For all of the finer details continue reading after the jump...

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adidas Originals Stan Smith Recon

You really can’t beat the classics and adidas Originals have really outdone themselves reconstructing and redefining the Stan Smith.

Making the classics even better, the Stan Smith Recon as the name suggests is a refined and reconstructed variation on the court classic. Whilst you don’t have to be an ace on the tennis courts to wear a pair, you would be crazy to pass them up. Wrapped in premium leather, the supple grainy off whites are accented with a hint of navy atop the heel, and some gold in the form of Stan’s signature sign off amongst the tongue.

Head in store and online to grab a pair now, and treat your wardrobe to some classics

Sizes US7 through to US12 (including half sizes) are now available for $200. For all of the finer details continue reading after the jump…

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Asics Gel Diablo + Gel-Lyte Sanze Knit

We’d like to formally welcome Asics to our stable of brands here at Up There and Lower Grounds. Kicking off the selections with some classic 90’s goodness in the form of the Gel Diablo, and a little bit more contemporary with the Gel-Lyte V Sanze Knit.

The Gel Diablo comes to us wrapped in some premium tonal grey ‘Carbon’ suedes. The lush perforated suede toe-box is only accented with lighter tones and even lusher suedes, and lets face it, you can’t go wrong with grey suede. Sitting neatly alongside it the Gel-Lyte V in a neat little knit sock styled upper with leather accents in all of it’s creamy tonal off-white glory.

Head in store and online now to our Lower Grounds location to see our latest arrivals and keep an eye out for some good stuff from Asics as the rest of the season passes

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Nike Air Monarch IV

1/15/2018 3:01 PM

Nike Air Monarch IV

What a time to be alive! Nike keep dishing out the classics and it can’t stop and won’t stop. What better way than to keep the ball rolling with some 'old-timer dad shoe’ goodness in the form of the Air Monarch IV.

Two colourways have hit our shelves at Lower Grounds with the leather wrapped uppers coming in a White with Navy accents and a Triple Black counterpart to go along with it.

Sort your feet out with a pair of these or any other of our latest arrivals from Nike in store and online now.

Both colourways come to us in sizes US7 through to US13 (including half sizes) for $100.

Get on them before they’re all gone and peep all of the finer details after the jump...

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Nike Air Zoom Mariah Flyknit Racer Gunsmoke

Nike's Mariah is back, and with its upgraded flyknit racer upper at that. The latest colourway to arrive comes in the form of ‘Gunsmoke’. With the tonal grey knit upper mixing in with white and black flecks in a melange-like manor.

These sit neatly alongside their alternative colourway in store at our Lower Grounds Basement 15 McKillop Street location as well as online.

Both colourways come in sizes US7 through to US13 (whole sizes only) for $220.

For all of the finer details continue reading after the jump...

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