“‘From the Collection: Heron Preston’ makes so much sense. Wear your shoes! Collecting is no longer relevant in today’s world if you don’t plan to use what you collect,” said Heron Preston . “I think one of the worst things is to buy something and never use it when it takes so much energy and love to create it. Collecting with no intention of using is a residual concept linked to materialism and wasteful consumption. Wear your shoes, otherwise pass them on to prolong their life and purpose.”
At auction, Heron’s first-ever Foamposites, kid-favorite Halloween “SF Giants” dunks, Jordan 6 “Infrared”, Nike Air Max 95 and New Balance x JJJJound 992 collaboration among others. He also shows off one of the very first pairs of Yeezy 750s, given to him by Kanye West when he worked on the team that brought them to life.
“It’s important to me to support the next generation of creatives who care about imaginative and innovative solutions that reflect my commitment to sustainability and the environment,” said Heron Preston. ‘100% of the ‘from the collection: Heron Preston‘ Proceeds will therefore help provide scholarships and grants to young creatives through the Heron Preston LED (Less Environmentally Destructive) initiative powered by the Fashion Scholarship Fund.
“Heron Preston is a fashion icon, and so many sneakerheads would give their left foot to shop in her wardrobe,” said Garry Thaniel, Managing Director of Sneakers at eBay. We’re always finding new ways to bring inventory to eBay that you won’t find anywhere else – the new ‘From the Collection’ series will regularly bring this kind of unprecedented access to our community through partnerships with legends like Heron . »
Pre-loved pairs of the grails in “From the Collection: Heron Preston” will be sold and delivered in revived condition in partnership with Reshoevn8er, known for their proven expertise in cleaning and restoring sneakers. Reshoevn8r will breathe new life into some of Heron’s most coveted grails before they find their new home, while maintaining all aspects of the sneakers’ original, authentic glory.
To buy the drop, visit eBay.com/HeronPreston from October 3, 2022. For more information, follow @ebaysneakers on Instagram and Twitter.
eBay’s sneakers in numbers
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