LOOK: James Harden sports Philippine flag-inspired sneakers

Harden’s footwear on Friday have been designed via Filipino artist and toy fashion designer Juanito Maiquez, whose nickname Quiccs was once additionally engraved at the kicks. Nathaniel S. Butler, NBAE/Getty Pictures by the use of AFP

Harden’s footwear on Friday have been designed via Filipino artist and toy fashion designer Juanito Maiquez, whose nickname Quiccs was once additionally engraved at the kicks. Nathaniel S. Butler, NBAE/Getty Pictures by the use of AFP

Brooklyn Nets celebrity playmaker James Harden on Friday wore a couple of Adidas kicks with a colorway depicting the Philippine flag. 

The footwear have been designed via Filipino artist and toy fashion designer Juanito Maiquez, whose nickname Quiccs was once additionally engraved on Harden’s kicks.

The sneakers — paraded all through Sport 3 of the Nets’ first-round, Japanese Convention collection with the Boston Celtics to coincide with the nationwide flag day on Would possibly 28 — have been part of Maiquez’s collaboration with Adidas, which signed him to a 2-year deal for a line of toys, attire, and sneakers.

Maiquez is an completed artist, having gained awards for his representation and toy design. He lately works because the artwork director for Burnwater Artwork X Design, and as toy fashion designer a proud member of the collective Pink Mutuca Studios.

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