Sneakerhead and Lego enthusiast Tom Yoo is a known social media influencer for his creative approach to blending his two favorite hobbies by building adaptations of his favorite sneakers out of Lego's.
Yoo took to his Instagram account and released step by step instructions on how to recreate some of his signature Lego Sneaker designs.
The Lego Guru created design adaptations of the Nike MAG, Air Jordan I, Air Jordan IV, Air Jeezy 2, which came with a price tag range between $2,000 to $3,000 per sculpture design. Each sculpture came secured to a customized shoebox that included a certificate of authenticity.
In 2015, Yoo began creating the sculptures to sell to earn a living but in addition to sales with a partial donation with the proceeds benefiting non-profit organizations around the Los Angeles area, skid row.