Kappa x Surgeon
Drawing inspiration from Kappa’s heritage in soccer, the two-piece collection features a jersey and shorts reintepreted through the upscale lens of SURGEON for a kit like nothing you’ve ever seen before.
Kappa’s authentic heritage in futbol began in the 1970s when they became the first brand in Italy to sponsor a futbol club Beginning with the local Turin club Juventus in the 1970s, Kappa would later kit out the likes of Manchester City, Barcelona, Roma and Tottenham Hotspur during the 1980s and 1990s, exposing the brand to Europe's feverish fans, and the so-called ‘casuals’ with a penchant for high-quality Italian sportswear.
Italy captain Paolo Maldini at Euro 2000 - Photo by Juha Tamminen, 2000
Tapping into Kappa’s extensive archive of coveted futbol kits, SURGEON reimagines the iconic Italy national team uniforms worn at the Euro 2000 tournament utilizing elevated materials and high quality fabrication in which the collective has become synonymous with.
Limited to just 150 jerseys and 100 shorts worldwide, the Kappa x SURGEON futbol kits launch Thursday, September 21st exclusively at kappa-usa.com and thesurgeon.com.
Founded by Dominic Ciambrone, SURGEON is a Los Angeles-based collective of creatives, built to inspire, further the industry and push the unique and timeless craft of custom shoe making and design. By offering a wide array of custom-tailored solutions – from design and development to integrated marketing and branded experiences – we strive to invigorate our clients at the highest level. Based on our philosophy and dedication to the craft, we don't compromise on materials or time. The products we create are made to last and made to wear.