Behind The Design Of The Reebok Split Flex

Reebok Senior Footwear Designer, Ilija Nikolić recently shared an insight into the design and development of Reebok’s “Split Flex”.

This women’s specific studio training shoe, which was designed back in 2017, was created to be a more commercial split soled sneaker and features a minimal and clean upper with a removable silicone support strap.

Below you can see some of the initial sketches, 3D sole development, and shots of the final product

Designer: Ilija Nikolić
Project Manager: Cécile Gandon-Léger
Developer: Jenny Wu



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