The adidas Superstar has kept a relatively low profile following an important 50th anniversary last year, but Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver, Henry Ruggs III, has recently outfitted the classic sneaker in an eye-catching “Bold Blue” colorway.
Ostensibly inspired by the impending colder weather, the latest take on the adidas Originals staple delivers a fleece-lined proposition. Leather and suede across the upper indulge in a “do-it-yourself” style given its unrefined edges, contrasting stitching and layering. The 22-year-old athlete’s initials are stamped onto the lateral profile in “Gold Metallic” styling, while “Something Great” phrasing appears on the heel. Underfoot, adidas‘ iconic shoe opts for an off-white sole unit that allows for the components up top to revel in the spotlight.
Enjoy official images of the “shell-toe” here below, and find pairs available at adidas.com on September 22nd.
For more from under the Three Stripes umbrella, check out the YEEZY 700 “Honey Flux” set to drop on September 20th.
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adidas Superstar WS2 “Henry Ruggs”
Release Date: Sep 22nd, 2021 (Wednesday)
Color: Bold Blue/Off White/Gold Metallic
Mens: $100Style Code: GW0847