The adidas Archive visualizes the brand's history through 357 pairs of sneakers

An essential resource for anyone who appreciates design or fashion.
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The adidas Archive. The Footwear Collection

Whether it's Yohji or Yeezy, there is no denying adidas' massive impact on pop culture through the years. Taschen and authors Christian Habermeier and Sebastian Jäger take readers through adidas designs both classic and modern, telling the brand's story through the shoes that continue to plant their flag throughout the fashion and sneaker landscape.

"The adidas story is one of groundbreaking designs, epic moments, and conceiving the all-around sports shoe, worn by the likes of Lionel Messi, Run DMC, and Madonna. A mecca for sneaker fans, this book presents adidas' history through 357 pairs of shoes, including one-of-a-kind originals, vintage models, never-before-seen prototypes, and designs from Stella McCartney, Yohji Yamamoto, and more."

Available this August. 

$150, taschen.com

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