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As Pharrell proved, adidas’ Crazy BYW isn’t afraid of a bit of pink. The mid-cut b-ball-inspired silhouette has once again been kissed by a rose adidas crazy 8 kobe, emerging over on US11 in a combination of nude hues. Pastel pinks pigment a sandy suede upper, resulting in a seductively sedate take on the lifestyle baller.
The Semi Frozen Yellow adidas adidas yeezy 500 utility black 350 V2 was rumored as early as May of 2017-some blogs even claimed they would be mostly glow-in-the-dark-but it was when photos of Kanye West wearing them first surfaced on the web later in the year that confirmed the release.
At the time of release the leather upper and shell toe were completely unheard of and it soon caught the attention of professional basketball players adidas superstar black and gold, notably Kareem Abdul Jabbar. It’s revolutionary technological qualities were soon replicated onto the shoes of the majority of the NBA for their protective qualities and their influence has helped Adidas remain a household name in the States to this day. Even as technology moved on in the footwear industry, the Superstar was held in such high regard that it made the natural transition from court to streets, and it is there that it really left its lasting impression.
Inspired by a 90s adidas yung 1 white on feet archive runner 20/06/18 sees adidas Originals launches its ‘Yung Series’ with the Yung 1 arriving in two colourways, orange/navy and red/navy/white. This trainer is based on the Falcon Dorf which is a vintage runner from 1997. The Yung 1 is a modern take of this silhouette with an exaggerated and oversized aesthetic.