global: adidas x stone island

adidas originals' five-two-3 brand pack project is a collab with five distinct global lifestyle brands on five of its iconic sneaker models: superstar, stan smith, samba, nizza and forum. behold the samba stone island, a classic shoe that has been given a modern stone island makeover. the brand applied 'reverse colour process', corroding specific areas of colour, applied to rubberised satin. by means of applying this process to the fabric, the three unmistakable adidas stripes appear. an asymmetrical zip has replaced the traditional laces, which opens to reveal a dual branded tongue beneath. the samba stone island is available in light grey from august at selected stores across the planet whereas the blue version will also be available at the stone island flagship stores [milan + london].