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Burton x adidas Originals – Fall/Winter 2011 | Preview

While there is much to say about Adi Dassler, founder of adidas, and Jake Burton Carpenter, who established his eponymous snowboard label Burton, as individuals. One thing need not be say is the entrepreneur spirit instill within each. Because of circumstances and needs, both men set out … READ MORE


CLOT x adidas x Kazuki – KZKLOT Superstar 80’s | US Release Info

adidas Superstar 80s have had its fair share of collaborations in the past yet these pairs conceived by Kazuki Kuraishi, CLOT and adidas Originals are undoubtedly unique. What appears to be plain white sneakers with money green details, close inspection will reveal that the uppers are in … READ MORE

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adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi KzK Baseball Tee

Kazuki Kuraishi’s work for the Spring/Summer 2011 adidas Originals collection has been an interesting mix of highly technical pieces, along with more classically styled pieces. This baseball jersey, done in traditional style, clearly represents the more classic end of the spectrum. Kazuki has re-imagined the quintessential baseball … READ MORE


adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi (KzK) – Spring 2011 Jackets

adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi (Kzk) line unveils the jackets from the Spring 2011 collection. Three silhouettes are redesigned by Kuraishi in his trademark style. The 3L Shell jacket makes a come back again for this season and it is upgraded by integrating an anatomically engineered … READ MORE

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Freshness Week In Review: 3/20/2011 3/27/2011

Yet another week overshadowed by events on the geopolitical stage, but we’ll try to focus a bit on what happened within our own cultural circles. First off, a good old-fashioned Sneaker Con took place this week, with a good old-fashioned sneakerhead lineup stretching from Sullivan Street to … READ MORE


Freshness Feature: Emblem Of Friendship: CLOT x adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi

Often times, the definition of a friendship is a subjective matter for those involved. This isn’t one of them. Though officially introduced by Hiroshi Fujiwara, Japanese designer Kazuki Kuraishi and CLOT’s Edison Chen already knew of each others’ work. Their mutual admirations meant that the “wave length” … READ MORE


Felicity x adidas Originals x Kazuki Kuraishi – adidas Originals by Originals Spring/Summer 2011 Collection Lookbook

In this, the final issue of Felicity, Japanese designer Kazuki Kuraishi looked at the very origin of his adidas Originals by Originals initiative by embarking a personal journey to see 9 of his favorite British creative types. A voyage of self discovery, each of the 9, like … READ MORE


CLOT x adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi – kzkLOT Superstar 80’s White

Nicknamed “the flip” by some who saw it during preview, the kzkLOT Superstar 80’s in White is just that, a reversal of the original all-black model launched launched last Spring. With slivers of green and gold overtones, the kzkLOT Superstar 80’s White is made mostly from white … READ MORE

KAWS x Madsaki x Kazuki x CLOT Grey Alienegra Parka

This jacket is like Kanye’s “All of the Lights” single off of his latest album–it has a giant number of collaborators. For this Alienegra print parka, which CLOT has utilized through the years, Madasaki added a twist with a thorn-themed pattern that looks part camoflague and part 3D. … READ MORE


adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi (kzk) ZX Mocc + Stan Smith M | Available Now

One question commonly uttered by fans of adidas Originals by Originals collection is “Where do I get that?”. Because the demand for the line been such over the last few seasons, adidas Originals been making the popular products more readily available. Case in point, besides its flagship … READ MORE


adidas Originals by Originals Kazuki Kuraishi (kzk) – 3L Shell Jacket | Detailed Look

Eyecatching might be an understatement in this case. Introducing the KZK 3L Shell Jacket from adidas ObyO Kazuki Kuraishi line, a transformation from a mere athletic outerwear to something more trend driven. Functionality comes from its waterproof 2L Diaplex fabric, waterproof zippers, and ventilation. Styling comes from … READ MORE