April 17, 2011 BY John Kim / 0
All of the sneaker cakes that Sneaker News has shown you were modeled after hot releases and classic sneakers. Here’s a look at true Kobe Bryant fan-dom – a Sneaker Cake modeled after the adidas The Kobe. For the young’ns just jumping on the Kobe bandwagon, Kobe Bryant was with adidas for the first six years of his career and had a line of signature shoes that was truly like none other. The adidas The Kobe, inspired by the Audi TT, debuted in late 2000 and was a huge hit thanks to Kobe’s budding superstardom and the Lakers coming off a championship season. Ellis Barba selected the adidas The Kobe as the muse for the birthday cake for his 24th birthday, and the side-by-side shots of the cake and the actual shoe reveals how good of a job the baker did. Continue reading for a full gallery of the adidas The Kobe sneaker cake and let us know what you think.