Emily Ratajkowski Relaunches Puma Palermo Sneakers: The Color Combination Is Striking and Has a Summer Flavor
Over the past year, we’ve realized that vintage tennis shoes are popular. And a lot too. Following the return of the Samba by adidas originals sneaker, available in limited editions from Gucci and then in many shades, it’s time for Emily Ratajkowski to reimagine the Puma Palermo OG sneaker. In fact, there is an implied tribute to the Italian city that Vogue Italia featured on its August 2023 cover.
But this model is second only to Dua Lipa, who already showed off the OG model earlier in the year: this latest summer look is essentially a confirmation for those who have already smelled the sporty vintage trend. The Puma Palermo sneaker was first introduced in the 80s, immediately garnering universal acclaim, it was part of special series designed to pay homage to some of Europe’s most famous cities. Local fans immediately put it on to pay tribute to their favorite team. And the new drop comes with yet another piece of news: Puma is returning to dress Palermo football as part of a multi-year partnership.
These Puma Palermo sneakers are part of a new model. release August, including two shades Light Mint-Orchid Shadows-Chewing Gum AND Silver Sky-Cayenne Pepper-Chewing Gum, both inspired by the colors of the Sicilian island. The retro sports shoe’s construction remains unchanged with a T-shaped toe, rubber outsole and gold PUMA and cat logo tag on the heel.