May 12th, 2014 by Brendan Dunne
adidas Originals has plenty of sneakers to go with the upcoming Brazil World Cup. Gearing up for that event is their new “Battle Pack” shown here, which features classic silhouettes like the adidas Samba, the adidas Stan Smith, the adidas Superstar 80s, and the adidas ZX 5000 Response. They don’t get all dressed up with country colors, but you can see the flavor show up in the details like that Leo Messi tongue tag (Not to mention that each has a corresponding soccer boot). Continue reading for a look at the full set and grab your pair today straight from adidas Originals.
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September 17th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
“It’s very important to understand all aspects of the shoemaking process.”
adidas Originals designer Ilka Liebmann emphasized the influence of longtime Three Stripes creative contributor Markus Thaler in a new video that details the process by which Thaler delegated and brought to fruition a new pack of collaborative releases. In ‘The Legacy of Craftsmanship’, we see young designers learning from the aged master how to best realize concepts created for adi-reppers Derrick Rose, Lionel Messi, Snoop Dogg and Caroline Wozniacki. The respective output of adidas Originals Torsion Attitude, Samba, Pro Shell and Courtstars are highly expressive and personalized, and reflect the dedication to excellence that made Thaler’s 40-plus years and the Originals line’s first decade so successful. Stick with Sneaker News to find out when these release and check out the full video below in the meantime.
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