Pixar’s Monsters Inc. is celebrating its 20th anniversary and to commemorate, they’ve teamed up with adidas on a collection that spans from adidas Originals to adidas Basketball and Football, all taking inspiration from characters and monsters from the iconic Pixar film. Take a look at the description and photos of the collection below.
Monsters Inc. x adidas Collection
Release Date:September 25, 2021
Mike Wazowski x adidas D.O.N. Issue #3
Donovan Mitchell’s adidas D.O.N. Issue line isn’t a stranger to monsters as Venom has taken over the adidas D.O.N. Issue #2, but the friendlier Mike Wazowski inspires this D.O.N. Issue #3. His recognizable green makes up the upper, with black accenting seen on the 3 Stripes and TPU shank in the midsole. Mike’s eye is seen on the tongue and “You and I are a team” printed on the elastic gore strap on the midfoot, an iconic line from the movie. The Mike Wazowski x adidas D.O.N. Issue #3 will drop on September 25th in both adult and children’s sizing.
Sulley’s blue and purple fur coat makes its way onto the adidas Dame 7 EXTPLY. The tongue and heel counter features cozy and furry blue and purple spots are seen all over the sneaker. “You and I are a Team” is printed on the lateral toe overlay with “Sulley” written in Boo’s handwriting seen on the medial side ankle panel. The Sulley x adidas Dame 7 EXTPLY is set to drop on September 25th and will come in adult and children’s sizing.
Boo x adidas NMD
The feared child of Monstropolis makes its way onto the adidas NMD, with the sneaker taking inspiration from the costume she was disguised in for the majority of the movie. Flowers are stitched onto the forefoot which is seen on her bedroom door and the heel uses a scaley texture to mimic her costume. The Boo x adidas NMD is set to release on September 25th in children’s and infant sizing.
George Sanderson x adidas Forum
Although he wasn’t in the movie long, George Sanderson inspires this adidas Forum. Dressed in orange leather with furry overlays throughout to mimic his fur coat, a horn is also used on the adjustable strap which is seen on George’s head. Lastly, the collar lining contains a sock that he brought back from a child’s bedroom. The George Sanderson x adidas Forum is set to drop on September 25th and will be available in children’s and infant sizing.
Mike/Sulley x adiZero Freak
Lastly, the collection takes to the gridiron with the Mike and Sulley adiZero Freak. Sulley’s fur inspires the right cleat that features a furry tongue and purple spots while the left is seen in Mike’s green and his eye is featured on the tongue. Alongside the cleats are receiver gloves using the same design language. The Mike/Sulley x adidas adiZero Freak will drop on October 7th in adult sizing only on adidas.com.