Philadelphia Eagles superstar wide receiver Devonta Smith ran a route straight to Lapstone & Hammer next week to discuss his innovative partnership with sneaker/tech company Endstate. On Tuesday, Jan 3, we hosted an exclusive retail experience and Q&A featuring Devonta Smith and the EndState team in support of the Devonta Smith x Endstate Honey Drip sneaker/NFT release. Devonta and the Endstate team talked about NFT’s and how they merge with physical products as well as the design process with Devonta on this special collaboration for his first signature sneaker.
The Meet & Greet portion on January 3rd is only available to Devonta Smith x Endstate Honey Drip sneaker/nft owners, and will take place directly following the Q&A.
SNEAKER RELEASE - The Devonta Smith x Endstate Honey Drip sneaker will release on 12/31 @ 10:00am in-store exclusively at Lapstone & Hammer, 1106 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA. Any remaining pairs will be available to purchase online on 1/1. The shoes are $250 and run in men’s sizes 6.5 - 15.
PANEL DISCUSSION / MEET & GREET - 1/3 from 5PM - 7PM in-store at Lapstone & Hammer. The Q&A is open to all, but only people who purchased the sneaker will have access to the meet & greet.
Endstate is ushering the world towards the future of product ownership by marrying physical products with NFTs. Starting with sneakers, Endstate creates unique customer experiences at the intersection of digital and physical.
Endstate sneakers are designed by the design team led by Co-founder Stephanie Howard, known for her 25+ years of experience working at Nike, New Balance, and Reebok.
An NFC chip embedded into the tongue of every sneaker is linked to an NFT that can be redeemed for token-gated in-person and digital experiences exclusively for Endstate holders. Owners of this shoe receive the following:
- Access to a Lapstone-hosted meet & greet with Devonta Smith on 1/3 at our shop
- Every 41 yard play Devonta completes earns 1 cheesesteak
- 1,000 receiving yards earns a limited edition Devonta Smith trading card
- If Devonta wins the MVP award you earn a luxury watch