September 7th, 2011 by Aaron Hope
adidas Originals has offered a few Mickey Mouse-branded collaborations with Disney in recent weeks, and today we move from the brand’s most identifiable character to the leader of a group started outside the Disney empire to which they finally secured the rights in 2004. Kermit the Frog is undoubtedly the most famous of Jim Henson’s Muppet characters, and this new adidas Originals Superstar II ‘Kermit’ comes in tonal green with an embellished tongue to match KtF’s collar and the current Disney-designed Muppets logo. Click through to see more, let us know how these rank against the best cartoon collabo kicks and look for the Kermit Superstar IIs at Three Stripes spots like CitySole late next month.
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August 31st, 2011 by Aaron Hope
Has any other brand collaborated with more sneaker companies than Disney? With tag-team efforts ranging from Etnies to Reebok, the world’s family media leader has covered all their bases (except for Nike), and here’s a new Mickey Mouse x Three Stripes collabo. The Disney x adidas Originals Superstar II Mickey X goes with the immortal Chicago-style palette and ends up looking like Kaws might have been involved thanks to the unique glove-shoe ‘X’ pattern on the forefoot. Mickey appears none too happy to have been de-torso’d, but the face he’s making on the tongue does indeed impart a bit of extra attitude to this design. Click through to see more images and if you want to grab a pair, make haste to select adidas Originals accounts like Mr. R Sports.
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