TAG: Stan Smith

Style - Kicks and Gear / Jan 15, 2014 / 3:45 pm

Video: Adidas’ Stan Smith Sneakers Drop Today

Stan Smith

Today marks the re-release of the adidas tennis sneakers immortalized by former No. 1 ranked tennis player in the world, Stan Smith. Rather than just a popular tennis sneaker, the Stan Smith’s infiltrated Hollywood, the sporting world and the culture at large, so adidas is releasing a series of videos with the man behind the kicks speaking with various accomplished people who grew up worshiping their favorite pair of Stan Smith’s. Read More »

Style - Kicks and Gear / Dec 4, 2013 / 4:30 pm

TV Stars Reflect On The Return Of Adidas’ Iconic Stan Smith

Adidas Stan Smith

Adidas is re-releasing the iconic Stan Smith tennis flat that dominated the shoe landscape throughout the 1980s. In this Adidas trailer for the return of the Stan Smith, actors Will Arnett, Max Greenfield and Ana Girardot; tennis star Andy Murray; singer-songwriters Sky Ferreira and Momo Wu, DJ’s Kim Ann Foxman and Terranova; designers Lucio Castro and Louis-Marie Castelbajac; as well artists Hisham Akira Bharoocha and Xander Gaines reveal their favorite memories with the popular sneaker. Read More »

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

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

Stan Smith

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 »