Posts Tagged ‘adidas’

adidas ZX Trail Boot GTX


adidas Originals presents another strong offering into this winter’s highly competitive sneakerboot game with the ZX Trail Boot GTX. In the on-trend all-black look, the rugged ZX Trail Boot features a mid-top silhouette re-imagined from the classic ZX running shoe line, complete with GORE-TEX lining to keep your feet warm, dry and protected all winter long. A lugged outsole adds plenty of traction, while the upper receives a die-cut RPU cage for durability and and style. Loof for the adidas ZX Trail Boot GTX at select adidas Originals retailers like Crooked Tongues soon.

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NIGO Explains How Tokyo’s Fashion DNA Is Ingrained In His 2014 Fall/Winter adidas Originals Collection

Leading up to the launch of his exclusive collection with adidas Originals, NIGO shares details on how Japanese fashion has influenced the adidas Originals by NIGO line. While known in the past for his signature all-over-print graphics, NIGO speaks on how his interest in “basic fashion,” which is not concerned with seasons or eras, helped shape a collection that could be worn by a wide range of people, from children to adults. Further elaborating on his design approach, NIGO tips his hat to the ’80s Tokyo era, in which mixing of many different fashion looks and concepts took place, to support his design concept to utilize silhouettes and inspiration from the past while adding personal details and modernizing the fit of each piece. The adidas Originals by NIGO collection is set for a worldwide release on October 24 at select adidas Originals stocklists.


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Investors Plan $2.2 Billion Bid to Buy Reebok from adidas


Is Reebok on the move? According to reports from The Wall Street Journal and an article by The Boston Globe, Hong Kong private-equity investor Jynwel Capitol is looking to make a $ 2.2 Billion bid on the company with help from funds affiliated with the government of Abu Dhabi.

Reebok is currently owned by the adidas Group, who acquired the brand in 2006 for $ 3.8 Billion. While Reebok could be moving from adidas, the Boston Globe report suggests that Reebok would not be moving from their strategy. According to the article, the move would provide Reebok with more financing towards marketing and the opening of new stores, with all of Reebok’s executives expected to be kept on board. Keep it locked to Nice Kicks for more updates on this developing story.

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Club 75 x adidas Originals EQT Running Cushion 91 Preview

Club 75 previews their upcoming adidas Originals collaboration based on the EQT Running Cushion 91. Clad in an all-black upper, the shoe’s choice was based partly on the Parisian love of the shoe as a high-performance runner back in the day. To differentiate the shoe, it features a “Paris” logo on the tongue alongside the signature Club 75 “Cat” logo as upper comprised of suede, premium leather and mesh tie it all together. The Club 75 x adidas Originals EQT Running Cushion 91 is available for pre-order now at Club 75′s website with a drop set for October 17.


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atmos x adidas Originals Superstar 80s G-SNK 9

Japanese footwear retailer atmos presents the ninth installment in its ongoing collaboration with adidas Originals. The latest exclusive release sees the brand’s classic Superstar 80s silhouette in black, with reflective 3M detailing and a unique phosphorescent glow-in-the-dark serpent pattern. Priced at ¥14,000 JPY (approximately $ 127 USD), the limited G-SNK 9 is now available for pre-order here. Check out the images of this exclusive shoe above.


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Ronnie Fieg x adidas Consortium Preview


Ronnie Fieg has had a heck of a week. The NYC-based sneaker designer and founder of the KITH brand has provided his Instagram followers with a sneak peek of his latest work, as he unveils an upcoming collaboration with adidas Consortium. In what many speculate to the adidas Consortium EQT, this lavish model is constructed in what seems to be a mostly gold upper, contrasted by navy blue accents along the laces and additional white color-blocking throughout. This collaboration between Fieg and adidas seems to be another home run for the two reputable entities. As more information becomes available, stay tuned to Nice Kicks for the latest sneaker news and exclusive content.

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Pharrell Makes Statement on New adidas Stan Smith Custom


Over the course of 2014, Pharrell has been a supporter of Hillary Clinton and the possibility of her presidential run. He’s also been an endorser of the adidas Stan Smith. The two worlds collide the day before the collaborative “Solids” Pack launches on a new Stan Smith custom. Using the royal pair from the upcoming pack as a canvas, this custom reads “Hillary Clinton Go to Ferguson” when reading the shoes from right to left. Flowery detailing plays to peace on this pair, sporting the same painted strokes as previous Skateboard P worn customs. Check out shots from Hypebeast of this presumed 1 of 1 and let us know your take on it in the comment section.

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Pharrell x adidas Stan Smith Custom

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Pharrell & adidas to Release Three More Collabs in 2014


Earlier this week, we received a look at the first official collaboration between Pharrell Williams and adidas Originals. The Pharrell Williams x adidas Stan Smith “Solids” Pack introduced three tonal takes on the tennis silo Skateboard P has favored over the course of the year, also offering three matching leather adidas track jackets.

While the “Solids” Pack is set to release this Saturday, adidas Originals has announced that three more collaborative packs with Pharrell will launch before the end of 2014. Though products and themes are yet to be announced, look for more Pharrell x adidas collaborations to release this October, November and December.

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adidas x PENSOLE “Earn Your Stripes” Diaries – Week 2

Following the World Sneaker Championship, PENSOLE has partnered with adidas for the Earn Your Stripes program. This three week design program focuses on finding and developing the next generation of adidas footwear designers. 15 creatives in the fields of footwear design, CMF and 3D digital design will work with adidas and D’Wayne Edwards as part of this one of a kind experience. These are their stories.

Monday: Day 6

For two days, Material Designer/Developer Suzette Henry, owner of MLAB, gave the class a crash course on the world of materials both natural and synthetic. Every product has a hierarchy coined as “The Hero” within a design. This is the one particular material that defines and showcases a design to its full potential. Working in tandem with our CMD (color/material designer) is crucial to a successful cohesive product line in order to tell a deeper story to the consumer.

Cody Blazek's work space: AIT basketball (Andrew Wiggins)

Cody Blazek’s work space: AIT basketball (Andrew Wiggins)

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Work space of MLAB

The class learning about materials

The class learning about materials

Sarah and Cody from Team Wiggins went for a morning hike at Columbia River Gorge (she's cantilevered several hundred feet in this picture over a cliff edge)

Sarah and Cody from Team Wiggins went for a morning hike at Columbia River Gorge (she’s cantilevered several hundred feet in this picture over a cliff edge)

Team Wiggins (Jacques not included) goes out for a coffee break

Team Wiggins (Jacques not included) goes out for a coffee break

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adidas Skateboarding Gonz Pro “Black Camo”


Last week, we saw the adidas Skateboarding Gonz Slip sporting a unique camp on the upper, and now the Gonz Pro gets the same treatment being mocked up in black. The signature silhouette of legendary skateboarder Mark Gonzales, goes stealth mode featuring a black and dark grey camo print upper, and metallic gold branding. A grippy gum sole, complete with some Gonz artwork finishes off the look. If you’re feeling the adidas Skateboarding Gonz Pro “Black Camo” you can pick up a pair at adidas Skateboarding retailers globally, including Australia’s Garage Skateshop.

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