by Brandon Richard
Animation is a regular source of inspiration in sneaker design. This year, we've seen Jordan Brand link back up with Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes for the 30th Anniversary of Air Jordan. The LeBron line once shouted out Family Guy; there's a Rugrats-themed KD 6 and Nike dropped a cartoon-inspired colorway of the Kyrie 1 back in June. Even more often, nostalgia plays a role when concepts are imagined for custom sneakers. Mache's latest project is a two-shoe salute to one of the greatest animated films of all-time.
Filling a customer order, Mache treated both the adidas Yeezy 750 Boost and Nike Mag to Toy Story makeovers. The Yeezy wears details pulled from Woody's cowboy garb (including the sheriff badge), while the futuristic Mag is based on the space ranger Buzz Lightyear.
Fictional toy owner Andy's name even appears on the sole of the Yeezy: