Laces Out! returns to the ACC Exhibition Centre on Saturday, November 25th, with a brand-new addition to one of Europe’s largest celebrations of sneaker culture.
The ‘More Heat for Your Feet’ workshop will be held at Laces Out!, championing the originality that has driven adidas and its wearers since its inception, as participants will have the opportunity to experiment on a new pair of adidas Originals under the supervision of leading experimental design studio, Studio Hagel. The celebrated experimental footwear design studio has been disrupting the sneaker world to fantastic effect since its inception in 2015, and they made their festival debut in Liverpool.
To register interest in the workshop, Laces Out! attendees new to contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the below information: Instagram handle; Confirmation of LACES OUT! ticket; and shoe size.
LACES OUT! will also be giving away 5 pairs of trainers at the event if guests can score 4 consecutive basket ball shots. The competition is in collaboration with Sevenstore, and each winner will receive a trainer voucher worth up to £180 towards the purchase of a pair of their choice.
Rob May, Laces Out! founder, explains:
“We’re all hugely proud to unveil the Studio Hagel workshop at Laces Out! They were founded in 2015 and have now got the reputation as the world’s leading experimental footwear design studio – their work is beyond belief and testament to their credentials as always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with sneaker design, innovation and wear. They continue to work closely with adidas along with numerous iconic footwear brands so to have this happening at the festival with More Heat for Your Feet is amazing for Laces Out!. It’s being led by the team at Sevenstore.“
The second installment of 2023 will heighten the sense of sneaker occasion even more. The ACC provides a large space, allowing Laces Out! to accommodate even more guests while showcasing traders and sneaker brands ranging from limited productions to feted one-of-a-kinds all under one roof. Sneakerheads will be able to choose from an unrivalled selection of rare and exclusive trainers, limited editions, and highly sought-after collaborations. With a significantly expanded trader lineup, Laces Out! attendees will have a fantastic opportunity to explore this vast array of footwear options and connect with fellow enthusiasts from all over the world who will converge on Liverpool for this special day.
The event promises much more than just sneaker shopping, with fascinating insights and invaluable knowledge from industry insiders and experts available. There will be DJ performances, guest appearances, interactive workshops, games, and exciting giveaways throughout the day.
The ACC Exhibition Centre, located in Liverpool’s vibrant Kings Dock area, offers spacious halls, cutting-edge facilities, and a convenient location ideal for attendees, traders, and exhibitors alike. Laces Out! has become a premier event in the sneaker community, attracting thousands of fans year after year. Making the ACC the new home of Laces Out! heralds a new era for the festival, which will celebrate its 10th anniversary next year.
General admission tickets and VIP packages for Saturday, November 25th include free cleaning products, stickers, pin badges, and more from official partner Crep Protect. Other event partners include Liverpool-based retailer Seven Store, and there will be an afterparty at Lost Art in the Baltic Market from 5pm until late, with more details to follow.
Tickets from £10.00 + £1.00 booking fee can be purchased here.