In an exciting announcement, global all-in-one shopping service Klarna has revealed its latest partnership with Chicago native, designer, and Bulls’ Creative Strategy and Design Advisor Don C. Together, they have collaborated to create a special edition sneaker for the iconic mascot of the Chicago Bulls, Benny the Bull. Inspired by the team’s 2022-23 City Edition Uniform, the new sneakers will be available exclusively on Klarna starting March 3, along with a limited edition drop of Just Don basketball sneakers.
A High Top Sneaker Designed for Benny the Bull
As part of the collaboration, Don C designed a high top sneaker for Benny the Bull, featuring a rust-color design inspired by the bridges of downtown Chicago and hot pink elements to match Klarna’s iconic pink branding. The sneakers will be presented to Benny on March 3 at the United Center during the team’s game against the Phoenix Suns. Fans at the game can visit the Klarna Concierge on the first-level arena concourse to receive a VIP prize pack, including limited edition Just Don merchandise and signed Bulls gear.
Exclusive Release of Just Don Sneakers on Klarna
In addition to Benny’s new kicks, Don C’s latest Just Don basketball sneaker will feature a limited edition drop inspired by his creation for Benny and will be available exclusively on Klarna starting March 3. Fans all around the world can purchase the limited edition Just Don sneakers on Klarna, providing a unique experience to Bulls fans who are unable to make it to the game.
Don C – A Creative Strategy and Design Advisor for the Bulls
Don C’s collaboration with Klarna for Benny’s new sneaker is just one of his many contributions to the Chicago Bulls. As a Creative Strategy and Design Advisor, Don C joined the Bulls organization in February 2022, bringing his passion for the city of Chicago and his success in the streetwear industry to the team. With his own luxury sportswear brand Just Don, Don C has collaborated with top brands like Jordan, Nike, Converse, Levi’s, and Mitchell & Ness.
Klarna’s Chief Marketing Officer, David Sandstrom, expressed his excitement for the collaboration, stating that “we are always looking to provide more experiences to Bulls fans both in the arena and all around the world, and this year we leveled up by making pairs of Benny-inspired Just Don sneakers available exclusively to fans using Klarna.”
The collaboration between Klarna and Don C to design a new special edition sneaker for the Chicago Bulls’ iconic mascot, Benny the Bull, is an exciting development for Bulls fans around the world. With Don C’s success in the streetwear industry and his passion for the city of Chicago, the new high top sneaker designed for Benny is sure to be a hit among fans. The exclusive release of the Just Don basketball sneaker on Klarna also provides a unique opportunity for fans all around the world to purchase limited edition sneakers inspired by Don C’s collaboration with Benny.