Inside ASICS' Factory in Japan Making $600 Premium Gel Lyte III's

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Asics recently announced the limited production run of "Vegetable Tanned" Gel Lyte III's which retail for $600. The shoes were hand made in Japan with the finest of leather. All that jazz sounds great, but it's even better when you can actually see what constitutes an Asics Gel Lyte III to retail for so much money. From the cutting of the leather, to stitching, molding and more, everything was done by hand.

Grab an inside look at the process behind creating "Vegetable Tanned" Asics Gel Lyte IIIs which are limited to only 255 pairs worldwide. Stay tuned for more updates on when they'll be available near you.

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