PUMA Oslo now available at PUMAtwentyone Store (BOXPARK, London)

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SPRING SUMMER 13’ SEES PUMA RELAUNCH ONE OF THEIR BACK CATALOGUE’S MOST RECOGNISABLE SILHOUETTES THE OSLO.

A striking style that dates back to the early 1950’s the Oslo was released and named in recognition of the 1952 Oslo winter games and became the shoe of choice for athletes pre and post event. The storied Oslo silhouette has seen numerous reinventions since its inception, but this season PUMA are turning their attention to the celebrated 1980’s version. PUMA’s reissue acknowledges the 80’s versions superior comfort and construction.

Featuring a smooth leather upper and toe-box protection courtesy of the T-toe suede overlays the Oslo’s retro styling evoke the best of terrace culture and an understated uncomplicated pride in one’s appearance. The notched tooling on the sole was designed to provide greater stability and traction. Now the functional flourishes ensure the Oslo has a distinct visual identity.

No detail is spared as the year of original production and article number is stamped on the collar lining. The trainer is signed off with the PUMA ‘Oslo’ branding in gold foil as per the original to ensure total authenticity as the shoe remains true to its forefathers.