The Men's/Women's Adidas Stan Smith gets ready for fall with a construction to battle that inclement weather. But no, that doesn't mean it's been modified with a boot-like design sporting a beefed-up mid-top height, puffy insulation, and a lugged outsole, it simply gets some Gore-Tex lining to make for a functional fall shoe for those that don't need all the extra bells and whistles of the sneakerboot market. The tired and true silhouette features a full nubuck leather build in black with Gore-Tex insulation to keep you warm and dry in an unassuming way.
Reflecting on the sneaker scene in the 2010s, the Adidas Stan Smith Trainers was one of the key players that participated in the decade-defining white trainers trend. The Fairway Green-accented classic is soon to make its return with velcro straps and a Primegreen construction. The upcoming pair sports a familiar white makeup while forgoing leather uppers for synthetic materials dubbed “Primegreen”.
This use of Primegreen means virgin polyester wasn’t included in the making of the model (50% of the uppers are composed of recycled content). Adidas Stan Smith Cheap Price Besides the sustainability upgrade, laces have been swapped out for three velcro straps for ease of wear. Signature elements such as perforations that map out the side stripes and the green heel tab and tongue branding remain, continuing the Stan Smith heritage for years to come.
A stark contrast to its detour in Stockholm, the capital city inspired pair starts first with its yellow suede construction, an upper that plays a large part in the overarching nod to vintage football kits and the once intangible game-day atmosphere. Adidas Stan Smith UK Sale Reflective of streets clad with team pride, the pair then layers atop leather panels of dark navy along the Three Stripes down the profile as well as the heel tab and tongue. Gold etchings print atop the latter with classic branding, while the profile below marks with a debossed “SNS GT” stamp. Leather linings then complement the collar in a deep red as frame to the map that sits inside.
Simple by design, the collaboration keeps most of the silhouette’s traditional and most recognizable elements intact, the accessories purveyor only adding atop their motifs in seldom. Purchase Adidas Stan Smith Portraits of the tennis legend himself as well as the matching green of the heel tab are covered in the glimmering finish, their typical presence quickly made premium thanks as a result. Elsewhere, the leather construction is par for the course, hued in white and perforated along the side for minimal Three Stripes branding; the vamp, by comparison, is just a bit more unique as it adds a branded silver metallic dubrae.