The latest from adidas and United Arrows & Sons

adidas jumpstarts the new season with the launch of their footwear and apparel collection together with United Arrows & Sons. The Japanese brand, helmed by Motofumi Kogi "POGGY", a personality of heavy influence within the Japanese streetwear scene, and contributor to the Levi's Made & Crafted x POGGY collection.

adidas United Arrows and Sons

The golden age of hip-hop features as the inspiration for both brands to present a final collection of garments, accessories, and sneakers of high-quality that vividly recalls the New York style from second half of the 80s. The artist WANTO is responsible for giving a dash of personality to each of these classic adidas garments, which served as a canvas to commemorate B-boy culture and graffiti art. 

In addition, the Japanese artist includes a surprise in the design via a handpainted version of the adidas Trefoil, as a tribute to the DIY aesthetic - Do It Yourself, which appears on all the garments, accessories, and sneakers in the collection. 

adidas United Arrows and Sons

The sneakers of the United Arrows & Sons x adidas collection deliver an updated version of the Ultra Star, an eighties model very popular in the hip-hop scene. The pair has a lightweight and flexible upper, as well as a midsole with Boost cushioning. Also part of the collection is the Rivarly silhouette, a total classic of the time that is presented with a leather upper and a contrasting snake print. 

adidas United Arrows and Sons

This union between the two brands also offers up quality garments like a jacket inspired by a Chester coat, a printed sweater with graffiti details, plus a jacket with patches made of leather and felt. 

The adidas by United Arrows & Sons collection arrives at SVD on the 25th of August, don't miss out!