August 29th, 2013 by Brendan Dunne / 6
The return of the beloved adidas Stan Smith style is right around the corner. The classic tennis design will be trotted out during the upcoming New York Fashion Week, as Barneys’ flagship spot on Madison Ave will start stocking the sneakers on September 4th. The sneaker is one that’s been off shelves since 2011-adidas taking a careful approach to not overdo it on re-issue end. The pending NYFW launch is one that will precede a greater re-introduction at succeeding Fashion Week celebrations, with debuts planned for London Fashion Week at Dover Street Market, Paris Fashion Week at Collette, and Berlin Art Week at Andreas Murkudis. Dover Street Market Ginza in Tokyo will also host the launch of the shoe. Continue reading to see the latest adidas Stan Smith iteration, which will retail for $100, and tell us if you’re picking up a pair at Barneys next week.
Retail $100? Is Adidas insane?! Stan Smiths only retailed for 64.99 like 2 years ago and they get a $35 price hike?