Category Archives: adidas

Palace x Adidas Palace Pro Collection

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adidas Originals have finally unveiled their latest offering with Palace Skateboards, a brand new silhouette dubbed the PALACE Pro Trainer. Constructed from both Primeknit and perforated suede in this debut collection, the PALACE Pro incorporates parts of the Gazelle with modern styling cues such as the heel cage and Primeknit upper, with the black colourway sporting that beautiful gum sole our readers from across the pond seem to love. The ongoing relationship with Palace and adidas Originals have been striving to create classic European casual wear with a contemporary aesthetic, and the PALACE Pro is a testament to all the amazing possibilities this partnership could lead to. Arriving at select adidas Originals stockists on the 16th of May.

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adidas Originals Heaven & Hell Pack, size? Exclusive

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For the next instalment of their exclusive Select Collection, footwear retailer size? presents two new colourways of the popular adidas Originals Tubular Runner silhouette. The “Tubular Mono” runner pack is comprised of tonal red and white iterations of the shoe, which feature a mesh base and suede laser-cut detailing along the breathable upper, sitting atop of a EVA midsole. Tonal laces and branding at the tongue round out the latest designs. This exclusive release will be available for purchase starting March 27 here

adidas by Pharrell Williams Superstar Supercolor

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Following a preview in last month’s issue of L’Officiel Hommes Italia, adidas Originals and Pharrell officially unveil their massive Superstar Supercolor pack. In total, the classic silhouette is redone in 50 different colorways, spanning the majority of the color spectrum. Describing the pack, Pharrell offers, “Supercolor is a celebration of equality through diversity. With 50 colors of the Superstar, everybody will be able to select his or her color. It is more diverse than any pack ever before and therefore it is more individual than any pack ever before.”

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Adidas x Kanye West Yeezy 750 Boost

IMG_9543-1So the Internet is on fire. Ibn Jasper recently took to Instagram to unveil the highly anticipated adidas and Kanye West collaboration which was set for an official unveiling in New York next week. The shoe features a gray hightop upper on what appears to be suede with a thick and robust forefoot strap seen. A bulky 3D element can be seen extending up the side of the shoe which provides coverage for a zipper closer while a vertically ridged sole completes the package. As the name would suggest, Boost cushioning can be seen from the outsole shot. Stay tuned for more details regarding the shoe that may potentially earn the moniker “Yeezyboost.”

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Raf Simons X adidas Originals Stan Smith Spring 2015 Collection

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Four brand new Raf Simons x adidas Originals Stan Smith colorways are set to be released this spring. The tonal collection is compromised of a sky blue, red, coral pink, and charcoal pair of the classic adidas silhouette. Each sneaker sports a premium leather upper, rubber outsole, white adidas branding, and a perforated “R” centered on the shoe’s body in place of the traditional adidas Three Stripes. All four sneakers are available for pre-order nowraf-simons-x-adidas-originals-stan-smith-spring-2015-collection-2 raf-simons-x-adidas-originals-stan-smith-spring-2015-collection-3 raf-simons-x-adidas-originals-stan-smith-spring-2015-collection-4

United Arrows x Sons x Adidas Originals Master

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The adidas Master was first introduced in the 70s as a special sneaker for referees. In 2014 in returns as part of a collaboration with Japanese retailer United Arrows & Sons. Staying true to the original, United Arrows gave the low top sneaker with three velcro straps, a premium white leather upper. The United Arrows & Sons branding is featured on the heel and also on the in-sole. Look out for a release late January 2015.

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adidas Originals ‘Sneaker Boutique’ Pack

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adidas Originals introduces the “Sneaker Boutique” pack comprised of the Honey 2.0, two pairs of the ZX 500 and Bankshot 2.0. Across the four sneakers we see a pseudo elephant print adorning each pair in varying degrees of subtlety. The Honey 2.0 makes the most use of the pattern while the dual ZX 500s feature the print as contrast.

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adidas Tubular Runner

adidas-tubular-runner-1New from adidas for the 2014 Autumn Winter season is the Tubular Runner. Taking cues from the distinctive tubular sole unit of the Y-3 Qasa and the performance detailing of the ZX range, the Tubular Runner sports a mesh upper with leather paneling with a partial ghuilly lacing system and overlaid leather heel counter. This is of course rounded off by the attention-grabbing tubular rubber outsole. Available for pre-order in the two colorways of Grey Heather and Core Black, and Core Black and Chalk White, available here soon

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adidas Y-3 Boost Black/White

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Y-3 are flying at the moment so many amazing styles and I’ve had a preview of next Summer and they are only going to take a bigger part of the premium sneaker market. Recently dropped is the Boost a sole unit obviously taken from Y-3’s bigger brother.  Its a design that features a minimal and super breathable mesh upper with a black and white stripe pattern running across almost the entirety of the shoe. A black semi-rigid suede heel and tongue provide a bit of added support without taking away from the sleek design, and underneath is a supremely comfortable Boost sole. They have dropped HERE

adidas Copa Mundial, f50 & Predator “Black/White” Collection

adidas-copa-mundials-f50-predator-black-white-1COPA MUNDIAL IN ALL BLACK!!!! Whoooooo! adidas has launched its latest range of football boots dubbed simply as the “Black and White” collection. Adhering to a crisp makeup, the collection brings to light iconic models from the past, the Copa Mundial as well as modern models such as the f50 and Predator. Available in black or white, the boots are made up of supple monotone uppers, while gold detailing at the tongue, vamp and heel panels round out the boots with a luxe finish. Check out a preview of the “Black and White” collection here and stay tuned for more information on release dates.