Emily Ratajkowski welcomed the new decade on a sunny note while taking a stroll around New York City yesterday morning.
Most notably, the model and entrepreneur wore a pair of exclusive Asics Gel Kayano sneakers created in collaboration with Danish women’s sneaker supplier Naked, which were released in September 2018. The shoes have a white base color with silver detailing throughout, accented by navy detailing along the sides and a band of mustard on the otherwise white soles.
Ratajkowski paired the sneakers with a ruched nude top, gray sweatpants and a statement mustard puffer jacket with bold black detailing throughout and on the interior. She accessorized the ensemble with small black cat-eye sunglasses, layered necklaces and a pair of earrings.
The Asics Kayano shoes have a knit upper construction and a rubber sole with a reinforced heel. The sneakers incorporate Asics brand signatures, such as Flytefoam insoles and a heat-sealed construction. This model is designed to be lightweight and ideal for running. Accordingly, the Asics signature gel technology is intended to minimize impact and protect joints during physical activity.
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The Asics x Naked collaboration integrated Japanese design with a Scandinavian influence. Pairing the Asics logo with the Copenhagen retailer’s 1990s, retro sportswear-inspired aesthetics, the partnership brought a streetwear element to the traditional athletic brand.
Ratajkowski often is spotted wearing sneakers when strolling around New York City. Recently, the 28-year-old wore a chunky white pair in a similar style, also styled with sweatpants. As we head into a new decade, the street style icon’s signature daytime look seems to be here to stay.