TAG: adidas Originals

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jul 24, 2014 / 4:30 pm

Video: Inspiration Behind Adidas Originals C-10

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The adidas Originals C-10 introduced this summer looks back at the heritage of adidas Originals with a zx 000 heel counter and continues to evolve with the easily recognizable three tripes branding a single strap. In an interview with North American Design Director, Brian Foresta and C-10 Designer Eric Hernandez, they share the inspirations for a design drawing from basketball, running, fashion and even architecture. Read More »

NBA, Style - Kicks and Gear / Apr 10, 2014 / 4:00 pm

adidas Top Ten Cities Pack For Detroit, Miami, LA & NYC

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To celebrate the re-launch of the adidas Top Ten, adidas Originals is releasing a Top Ten Cities Pack repping Detroit, New York, Miami and Los Angeles. As part of that launch, adidas ran a contest to come up with the finest street photographer to shoot a lookbook. Philadelphian Sean Murry won the contest and was flown to LA to shoot the Top Ten Cities Pack alongside mentor Brock Fetch. Check out behind-the-scenes footage of Sean and Brock snapping pics for the Cities Pack. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Mar 27, 2014 / 11:00 am

Pharrell Williams Teams With adidas Originals

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adidas announced today a long term partnership with Oscar nominated, Grammy-winning musician and Buffalo hat enthusiast, Pharrell Williams. The first adidas Originals x Pharrell Williams products will debut in the Summer of 2014. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 16, 2013 / 2:30 pm

Adidas Originals: “Christmas In Hollis” Run-D.M.C x Keith Haring

Adidas "Christmas In Hollis" (photo. adidas)

In 1987, seminal hip hop group Run—D.M.C. released “Christmas in Hollis” as the first single for A Very Special Christmas compilation albums with cover artwork by Keith Haring. The album went platinum four times in the ensuing decade, and now adidas Originals will be releasing “Christmas in Hollis” Superstar 80′s for the holidays. Read More »

The Champs Sports Game Plan / Mar 23, 2013 / 12:00 pm

The Champs Sports Game Plan: The adiColor Green Zest Collection

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Welcome to THE GAME PLAN, a new section on DimeMag.com where we collaborate with CHAMPS SPORTS to bring our readers the best one-stop head-to-toe collections for ballplayers nationwide.

Next up: The adiColor Green Zest Collection. Straight from the Three Stripes comes this trifecta of adiColor options that will ensure that you will always have some color in your look. Check out our earlier coverage of the new Champs x adidas video starring current Dime cover guy Damian Lillard, the Knicks’ Iman Shumpert and the Broncos’ Von Miller to see the adiColor in action. Read More »

NBA, Video / Mar 14, 2013 / 3:20 pm

Damian Lillard and Iman Shumpert Star in New Champs Sports x adidas Originals Video

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In a little more than half of his first season in the NBA, our guy Damian Lillard has already gone global. From unheralded guard who played his way into the NBA Lottery, to electric rookie making an immediate impact on his team and the League, to international Dime Magazine cover athlete (Dame’s first magazine cover of any kind) – Lillard has arrived. 

Now come the starring roles. Check out this Champs Sports x adidas Originals video featuring Damian, Iman Shumpert and the Broncos’ Von Miller: Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / May 11, 2012 / 1:00 pm

adidas Originals Decade High

adidas Originals Decade High

This pair of adidas Originals Decade High never made it into the original adidas x Star Wars line up, but now you can get ahold of these fantastic sneakers at places like Size. While most might first see this as a New York Knicks colorway, the real inspiration seems to be behind Luke Skywalker. The colors are from the jumpsuit the Star Wars hero wore during the assault on the Death Star. Read More »

Video / Aug 30, 2011 / 10:30 am

Dwight Howard’s Extended adidas Originals Commercial

As we already told you, adidas Originals is doin’ it big this fall with some amazing releases and an amazing campaign to go with ‘em. With that, watch Dwight Howard talk about self-expression and individuality on set at Atlanta’s Mozley Park with his boy Josh Smith in this extended version of his spot.


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Video / Aug 17, 2011 / 10:30 am

adidas Originals Commercial Feat. Dwight Howard & Josh Smith

In case you were unaware, adidas Originals is doin’ it big this fall with some amazing releases and an amazing campaign to go with ‘em. With that, watch Dwight Howard and Josh Smith alongside the likes of Big Sean and Snoop Dogg. And make sure you check after the jump for some more footage of D-Howard and J-Smoove.


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Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 18, 2011 / 1:30 pm

Dime Q&A: The Man Behind The adidas Stan Smith Talks Hoops

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Everyone has heard the name Stan Smith somewhere, but hopefully you’ve heard his name in reference to his accomplishments on the tennis court. If not, it’s likely you’ve seen or owned a pair of the classic adidas Stan Smith tennis shoes that are in their 40th year of production. With highlights that include winning the 1971 US Open, 1972 Wimbledon and a No. 1 overall ranking in the world, he was kind of a big deal. We were able to talk to the man worthy of bearing his name and face on a pair of shoes recently, about everything from playing high school basketball to hanging out with the Lakers to the Duke-Carolina rivalry. Read More »