The newest covetable sneaker from Adidas Skateboarding is nearly right here. Like most of the model’s different certifiably trendy skate footwear, the Three Stripes has turned to its personal roster but once more. This time, it is Jason Dill, the one-of-one skater who is understood for his distinctive type each on and off the board. And in traditional Dill kind, this sneaker positively will not fade into the background.
Dill is understood for his eccentric private type, one populated by luxurious loafers, colourful cardigans, and high-cropped pants. He is additionally a fan of the Adidas Samba: That is the skater’s second time redesigning the revered shoe. Whereas the general design stays true to the traditional silhouette, the higher has been decked out in Italian leather-based snakeskin as a nod to Dill’s love of flashy costume footwear. However do not let the shiny look idiot you—these kicks are absolutely skateable. There’s a cushioned sock liner, sturdy nylon laces, and a rugged rubber outsole. Adidas and Dill have additionally streamlined the general silhouette with a decrease profile for a extra dressed-up look. (No ultra-puffy skate sneakers right here.)
A loafer-inspired skate sneaker is not going to be for everybody, however Adidas Skateboarding is okay with that. Time and time once more, the model is leaning into the character of its skaters. The Three Stripes simply is not slapping a reputation on a shoebox; as an alternative it’s wholly embracing a skater’s quirks and eccentricities. You would be hard-pressed to search out somebody with a extra confident sense of favor than Jason Dill. Fortunately, everybody can now get a few of that swagger by merely choosing up a pair of those Sambas.
$90, obtainable March 14 by way of choose Adidas Skateboarding retailers.