50 Artists including Andre 3000 Design Collectible Sneakers for Charity

Did you know, a pair of collectible sneakers is sold every 5 seconds on eBay?

Lucky for you eBay is the destination for kicks, including collectible sneakers. Could it get it better? Oh, wait yes it can! With an incredible charity campaign celebrating artistic expression!

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Photo courtesy of Sunshine Sachs

Tretorn teamed up with 50 iconic artists including Andre 3000 BenjaminJeff StapleThe Shoe Surgeon, Jayson Atienza, Rubina Dyan and UR New York to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the classic Nylite sneaker. Their unique pieces of art, on Nylites!, can be yours by bidding on the shoes at eBay for Charity. Best of all 100% of proceeds benefit emerging artists at Art Start!


The campaign kicks off October 31, 2017, at 12noon EDT at ebay.com/Tretorn.

Here are some pictures of the custom sneakers for sale.

Happy Bidding!


Alexander John


Matthew Tapia


Leonardo Delarocha


Mitch Silva


Ron Bass


Caleb Lee


Emilio Ramos


Jayson Atienza


Travis Dommermuth


Luciano Fontanez


Mister E


Sam Shuter


Adele Renault


Cam Stewart


Jordana Schrager


Jemal McClary


Danielle Mastrion


Jeff Staple


Andre 3000


Troy Murray


Matt Corrado


Dominic Chambrone


For Those Who Sin


Jesse Rubinstein


Timmy Sneaks


Rubina Dyan


Vincent Brooks


Drew Townsend


Miss Zukie


Mike Schlossberg


Maya Myles


Marni Brucato


Beatriz Williams


Cornelius Severs


Jeremy Penn


The Kaplan Twins


Samantha Machover


Beija Velez


Elle Street Art


Ari Lankin


Mason Eve


Marcos Alvarado


Nava Saad


Amelia Hernandez


Zach Strohschein


Nicole Jellen


Tre Milan




The shoes pictured here and the 47 others as part of the Nylite 50 series will be on display at Tretorn’s ComplexCon booth this weekend. Be sure to check them all out if you’re headed there!

Courtney Wilkins

Celebrity Interviewer & Fashion Blogger

I am a Multimedia Journalist. I specialize in fashion but have a background in social media, editorial styling, content curation, and video production across print, digital and social platforms. As a Curator, I bring a fresh perspective which exposes creative innovative fashion visionaries.

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