March 7th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
The nickname ‘Olympic’ can generally indicate a model that’s done up with gold, silver and/or bronze coloring, one crafted in honor of a particular nation or the Olympic Flag’s five colorful rings. This new release from adidas Originals falls squarely into that last category, their adidas Munchen Super 12 about to hit retailers in a new quintet of white-leather-on-suede designs. This lowtop also known as Munich debuted when the Summer Games were held at the German metropolis forty years ago, and the relevance of this silhouette after parts of six decades shows just how strong it really is. Let us know which one looks best and stick with Sneaker News for more 2012 Olympics sneaker release info.
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December 11th, 2011 by Brendan Dunne
In beverage form, espresso is a jolt of energy-however when it shows up on a sneaker it’s anything but energetic, offering up a perfectly muted smart brown look as seen here on the adidas Munchen. This city series sneaker (Munchen=Munich for all of our non-German readers) is getting revitalized with a mixture of perforated leathers on the back end and a smooth suede look up front for the toe box. The aforementioned espresso tone dominates the upper, with a white sole on bottom that’s a bit chunkier than what we’ve come to expect from adidas’ retro models. Hit the jump for the full looks and let us know if this indoor training model is ready to transition back into the world of casual wear. If you need a pair then the team at End has a pre-order up now.
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