Ahead of the release for Nike’s Kyrie Irving SpongeBob Squarepants Collection, official images of both the Nike Kyrie 5 ‘SpongeBob’ and ‘Patrick’ have surfaced.
First reported in a recent article alongside three other SpongeBob colorways, these two colorways of the Kyrie 5 arrive paying homage to a childhood television series we all know and love; SpongeBob Squarepants. Let’s take a closer look at these Bikini Bottom inspired kicks.
The Nike Kyrie 5 ‘SpongeBob’ arrives sported in a in a straight nod to the actual SpongeBob character and his usual attire. The colorway features a full gum outsole, white midsole, red Zoom Air turbo unit, yellow sponge-inspired upper, and darker yellow dots along the upper. Finishing touches include the text “Nike” embroidered at the heel in a SpongeBob Squarepants font, Nickelodeon branding at the flytrap, a SpongeBob face insole, and a distorted swoosh to complete the look.
Meanwhile, the Nike Kyrie 5 ‘Patrick’ sports a bright green outsole, purple traction pods,a green speckled midsole, green Zoom Air turbo unit, pink starfish inspired upper. Finishing touches include the text “Nike” embroidered at the heel in a SpongeBob Squarepants font, Nickelodeon branding at the flytrap, a Patrick Star face insole, and a bold pink outlined swoosh to complete this colorway.
Nike Kyrie 5 ‘SpongeBob Squarepants’
Color: Opti Yellow/Opti Yellow
Style Code: CJ6951-700
Release Date: August 10, 2019
Nike Kyrie 5 ‘Patrick Star’
Color: Lotus Pink/University Red
Style Code: CJ6951-600
Release Date: Saturday, August 10th, 2019