With the globe turning its focus on the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games, we asked nine partners to take inspiration from their Olympic memories and translate them into designs for our new Consortium SS12 collection. We wiped the slate clean by giving them all-white models from the FW11 ‘Tabula Rasa’ range, which they’ve transformed into their own creative visions.
Because of the overwhelmingly dominating presence of the JS Gorilla’s, I wanted to make sure that the other kicks in this delivery weren’t unfairly overshadowed and thus forgotten before even being discovered. Despite being about as insanely bright as a white/black or yellow/black colorway can be, these Instinct Hi’s are merely conservative by Jeremy Scott standards. As mentioned in the previous post, these are set to release alongside the JS Gorillas this Saturday, March 3rd.
This adidas Originals blue Quilted Jacket ($120) is inspired by the classic Firebird track top and infused with stylish blue details. The jacket features a quilted body with metal zips, a nylon hood inside the collar, and triangle inserts with 3-Stripes on the back of the cuffs.
Leaders 1354 is dropping a custom version of the adidas Forum in celebration of their 10th anniversary as the first Chicago streetwear store. The adidas Forum Moccasin Mid ($140) features moccasin fringe on the heel, zig zag stitches, and premium leather laces.
Adidas is honoring hip hop legends Run DMC with this special edition “My adidas” Super 80s. This is edition celebrates the 25th anniversary of their hit track “My adidas” released in 1986, also honors Jam Master Jay on the heel. Available November 11th in select stores.