Earlier today, adidas Originals announced a partnership with Nigo. Adding the formal BAPE general to the team is certainly a surprising move after the many awesome acquisitions the Three Stripes lifestyle line has seen in recent months. To recap the recent signees and longtime members in both the designer, artist and collaborative fields, we offer a Roll Call of the adidas Originals roster.
Depending on what region you live in, spring is almost here. With that in mind, the adidas Originals Luxury Sneaker Pack Pt. 2 sees an array of lux, all-white kicks ranging from the Stan Smith to Basket Profi silos. Snake skin, shark hide, eagle feather and dragon scale prints emboss Italian leather uppers, met by suede tongues and off-white outsoles. Peep the pack below and look for it to launch on March 1st at select adidas Originals accounts.
Artist and avid supporter of Jeremy Scott, Rita Ora took to Instagram to announce her new partnership with adidas Originals. Since stepping on the scene, Ora has caught attention for her kicks and range of style. As mentioned, Rita has rocked apparel and footwear from the Jeremy Scott x adidas Originals line and has also been seen in the likes of Pro Model and Superstar silos. Rita’s announcement follows adidas’ partnership with Kanye West, as well as official footwear collaborations with the likes of A$AP Rocky and Big Sean. Stay tuned to Celebrity Sneaker Stalker to see what shoes Rita pops up in next.
Fresh from their stable of Originals, adidas brings forth the re-up of the ZX 700 in a Tent Green/White colorway. Seasonally appropriate, suede and mesh team up on the upper seen in varying shades of the toned down tent green. White comes in for secondary duty, showing up on the Three Stripes midfoot branding and for the midsole, underlined by a black rubber outsole. Hit up size? to get a jump on this ZX 700 rendition available for £65 (~$106).
Celebrate the Year of the Horse with adidas’ latest Chinese New Year-themed release. The adidas Superstar 80s “Chinese New Year” comes appropriately adorned with equestrian imagery, all set in a celebratory gold tone. The shoe’s embroidered satin upper is complimented by a clean white midsole and shell toe, while an alternate pair of black laces complete the set. You can pick up your pair of these premium Superstar 80s at shopnicekicks.com now for $100.
The adidas Superstar and Pro Conference Hi compose the upcoming adidas Originals “Year of the Horse” Pack. Hairy styles distinguish the shelltoed sneakers in debossed leather fashion, while the same aesthetic appears in striped stamping on their high top counterpart. Gold, burgundy, red and black tones take to each silo, with four pairs forming this portion of the “Year of the Horse” drops from the Three Stripes. Look for these to launch on January 1st and let us know if you plan on copping in the comment section.