Pharrell Talks Nigo, BAPE & More On ‘Sneaker Shopping’

blame it on Meka August 16, 2021

We haven’t written about these at the DOpeHouse in a while, but this is an exception clearly.

Living legend Pharrell met down with Complex for their latest episode of Sneaker Shopping. In it, which took place in The Webster in Miami, P spoke with Joe La Puma about his fateful introduction to both Nigo and BAPE sneakers, working with Karl Lagerfeld on the Chanel Pharrell NMDs, and the real reason why his shoes were blurred out in the “Drop It Like It’s Hot” music video. And, rather than buying sneakers for himself, Pharrell gift the pairs instead to students at his Yellowhab Elementary School in Norfolk, Virginia.

Watch the piece below.