February 16th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
With a lowtop silhouette that’s a bit ‘taller’ (particularly at the toe) than the first edition, the adidas Originals Campus II offers a middle ground between the 80s edition and the iconic Superstar shelltoe. This latest release opts for a high-contrast two-tone palette that’s been quite popular of late, as the Campus 2 uses a buttery smooth black leather upper as the base for Vivid Yellow accents. Have a closer look below so you can let us know where these rank in the history of ‘Thunder’/Pittsburgh-ish colorways and grab yours today from Three Stripes stores like SNS.
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November 26th, 2011 by Aaron Hope
For all the revenue they generate in arena ticket and pay per view sales, not a single professional wrestler has managed to secure a sneaker collaboration. We’ve seen John Cena rocking Air Jordans and Reebok Pumps plenty of times, but could this new adidas Originals Campus II somehow represent Three Stripes collaboration with The Muppets and connect with another form of entertainment so often enjoyed by unquestioning youths? That depends on if you know that Canadian ring general Chris Jericho named his heavy metal band ‘Fozzy’ in a lawsuit-avoiding tribute to the Jim Henson character who appears on the lateral ankles of these furry-lined Campus 2s. This look also brings to mind images of the Dunk Low Pro SB ‘Gibson’ modeled after a guitar case, and if you’re still grappling with the choice of whether to grab a pair, click through for more images before you pick them up from Kids Foot Locker.
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