Mary Katrantzou collaborates with renowned sportswear company, adidas seems like something that will be permanent level, to create women’s clothes and shoes for the series adidas Originals!
Emerging from the bold creative scene of British style, Katrantzou has established itself as a global player in fashion, having most recently created a dynamic fashion collection for the season Autumn / Winter 2014 expected to impress and love together. For Adidas Originals, the vision of the designer translates to clothes and shoes with a feminine power, capturing the essence and character of the design style.
I’m really excited to be working with Adidas on a line of apparel and footwear,” Katrantzou told us this morning. “I grew up, like so many other kids around the world, wearing Adidas sneakers and I’m really excited about bringing my vision to such a global brand. They have a fantastic heritage and their ability to innovate in sportswear makes them the perfect partner for us to work with in this market.”
The collection will be available in November 2014
The sporty surprise on the catwalks of haute couture.
Fashion has acquired a strong love lately with sneakers. In every street style photography there is at least one pair of Nike Air Max, or Adidas Stan Smith.
This trend seems to be jumped from the street to couture catwalks for Spring / Summer 2014! Raf Simons for the house of Dior, but also Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel, transposed the street trend and combined it with dresses and haute couture.
Initially it was the sports shirt – sweatshirt following the baseball type of hat, and now sports shoes or sneakers enter so dynamically in our daily outfits even outside the gym. A few years ago, sports shoes were only for the gym and none of us dare to wear them outside, beyond those that had generally choose a sport look.
You don’t have to spend a fortune on a Chanel pair of sneakers of course. The legendary Parisian house showed the way, it’t in your hand to adapt the more affordable labels will help you, I recommend Nike and new Balance.
With this recent notability with sneakers these days, companies like Nike and New Balance in their effort to please the general public have grown the range of designs and colors. Nike sports shoes are timeless choice, and with such a variety of colors can undoubtedly satisfy all tastes.
Riccardo Tisci began making small miracles from the first momen the took over the reins of the luxurious house. His love for sports is also known, which is obvious from the special pieces in each collection, which manage to combine chic, with the athletic philosophy classicism and luxury.
Tisci this time presents us the Givenchy Baseball Stitch High Top Sneakers. These sneakers that come only in white is made of high quality leather and have already become the most highly sought after piece in the collection for the season Spring / Summer 2014. This shoe is inspired by baseball glove and the price is around $ 1050.
The famous British multinational retailer joins forces with one of the giants of sports goods.
It seems that this month is the best for Adidas. After the highly successful relaunch of classic shoes Stan Smith worldwide, in some cases created up a waiting list to obtain the company is preparing for another big collaboration.
The Adidas Stan 2014
This time it did not joined forces with a new designer as the last years used to collaborate with Stella McCartney and Jeremy Scott, but the famous British company Topshop. The result of this partnership is a collection of twenty different pieces that will be released on March 20.
T-shirts, overalls and sneakers with many touches of femininity but true to the heritage of the Adidas Originals will be sold in Topshop stores in selected Adidas stores and online at prices ranging from 30-110 euros.
“Topshop and Adidas Originals working together is a total celebration of the greatness of fashion and sportswear and how important and influential they are to each other,” said Topshop creative director and Vogue contributing fashion editor Kate Phelan.
The collection will be released in stores & online on March 20.