Yohji Yamamoto develops a Y-3 take on the adidas D Rose 5 sneaker. Coming in two different color ways, the sneaker possess a Boost™ midsole along with a Poron® performance sock liner with a combination of neoprene, leather and nappa fabrics. Head over to adidas’ online shop to purchase for $350.
GRIND magazine composes another editorial for Y-3 –showcasing their 2015 Spring/Summer collection. Their Japanese connection makes for the perfect editorials because they truly understand the design behind the Y-3 mastermind, Yohji Yamamoto. The collection features a play with floral prints and fabrics within the t-shirts, jackets, pants and more.
The highly anticipated adidas Originals collaborative collection with Grammy award winning rapper, Kanye West, is finally set for a debut at New York Fashion Week. On February 12th, NYFW kicks off and sneakerheads are really anticipating the third installment of the Yeezys, Yeezi 3. No official word from adidas or Kanye himself, but sources are confident with this time frame.
Kanye West’s upcoming collaborative line with adidas is finally set to release this month for the Winter 2014 season! It has already been confirmed that the initial release will be a small one, so we shouldn’t expect too much from the first launch besides the Yeezy 3. Look inside for more sneak peeks of the release… (more…)
adidas Skateboarding releases their official 2014 Fall/Winter collection lookbook featuring Brooklyn rapper, Joey Bada$$. The collection includes graphic t-shirts. crewnecks, hoodies, hooded jackets and footwear. The entire collection is now available in adidas retailers, online shop and PacSun stores and online shop. In addition to that, some of the peices are PacSun exclusives that are only sold in their stores. (more…)
Nike has been taking a lot of losses as of recently as adidas has steadily continued to grow. Kanye West openly dissed and left Nike for adidas more recently and almost lost Kevin Durant to Under Armour. adidas has many people under them including: Rita Ora, Big Sean, Jeremy Scott, Derrick Rose, Pharrell, Nigo and more. Now Nike’s top 3 designers,Marc Dolce, Mark Mine and Denis Dekovic, has decided to ditch the “swoosh” for “three stripes”. Check out the adidas statement on their new trio addition:
Adidas today announced a new creative studio coming to Brooklyn in New York in 2015 that will drive design direction for the brand and elevate the company’s direct interaction with consumers. The global studio will serve as a cultural contact point in the most influential city in the U.S., connecting the brand closely with sports and street culture.
The Brooklyn Creative Studio will be a small but essential operation aimed at exploring design direction for the brand. This facility will be an open source creative center allowing us to connect and collaborate with consumers in a way we’ve never done before,” said Paul Gaudio, adidas global creative director.
Three experienced, world class designers will join our team next year to lead the creative studio and manage a small team of cross-discipline creatives. Denis Dekovic has 20 years of footwear design experience across soccer, women’s, snowboarding, basketball and tennis; Marc Dolce is a 20-year veteran of the footwear design industry with experience across basketball, training, running, women’s and lifestyle; and, Mark Miner is a footwear designer with experience in running, women’s and basketball.
adidas Originals by Rita Ora has released the “Pastel” and “Colourblock” Pack that contains pastel colored bodysuits, hightop & lowtop sneakers, cropped tanks, jackets and much more. Shop the “Pastel” and “Colourblock” pack at adidas online shop here.