It's hard to imagine the humble Stan Smith being anything else than caught in a timeless neo white and fairway green execution, but then again we don't always know what is around the corner, especially when adidas Originals and Pharrell team together to revisit and remix classics of the adidas originals back catalogue.

First cab off the rank - the Stan Smith. The on and off court classic resplendent with perforated 3 stripes is matched with a swatch of complimenting polka dots that eschew a balance of elements only Pharrell could master. With a tendency to promote the mirco in recent times, on this occasion working with adidas Originals, Pharrell has gravitated towards contemporary ideas around the Macro accompanied by simple executions. Previous releases have mastered solids, now it is the turn of patterns and in particular polka dots, in dominating the upper. Bear in mind however,these simple executions are very dissimilar to the exuberant and left field Jeremy Scott (that's a whole other dimension). The ideas associated here, thanks to Pharrell's worldly ideals, revolve around harmony, unity and balance. In this case, a blue, white and yellow leather Stan Smith are dressed in a printed polka dot pattern of contrasting colour and under the tutelage of adidas, are successfully unified.

The special touch for us is the custom footbed artwork. Typically languishing as the last step in a custom or collaboration process, lingering as a last minute excuse for a slap on a print - Pharrell has risen to the occasion. Each pair has a print, outlining the reflex points on the sole of the foot with their corresponding body part. Visceral in colour and dynamic in image, the unique artworks should stand side by side with the patterns of the leather on the upper above.

The remixed, dynamic Stan Smith Pokla Dot Pack is available now HERE

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