Red at its forefoot and then blue towards the rear, the few yet bold pops of color accent what is a Primeknit arrangement of black shades with taping and overlaid supports adding contrast in a barely distinct grey. Kopen Adidas NMD R1 Lace units are much more pronounced along with the similarly glossy branding down the tongue, featuring patterned rope laces as well as a eye stays of more intricate shape. Japanese character find their place once more along both the type-adorned patch at the side as well as the pull tab across the heel.


Although the days of warm weather and daily trips to the ice cream parlor are slowly coming to a close, the Three Stripes is still looking to hold onto the essence of the summer season with the revealing of their newest Adidas NMD te Koop. Although the base is comprised of a white premium knit upper that sits atop its traditional Boost midsole, this low-profile silhouette lets its colored accents do most of the talking. Taking on a patriotic color palette, these NMD’s feature hues of red and blue accents present on the stripes, heel, and tongue, in addition to its gradient accents arriving on its midsole blocks resembling that of the iconic Firecracker frozen popsicle.

The Adidas NMD R1 Online has recently emerged in a “Mesa/Cloud White/Core Black” colorway reminiscent of curry dishes. Mixed-materials across the upper boast the titular “Mesa” tone, with profile 3-stripes boasting synthetic reinforcement. Overlays throughout the knit construction also indulge in the brownish hue, which also appears on the EVA plugs underfoot. BOOST cushioning maintains its standard “Cloud White” arrangement, while tread rounds out the look in tried-and-proven “Core Black.”

Akin to previous iterations, the forthcoming pair indulges in a muted tone across its mixed-materials upper. Profile 3-Stripes boast a slightly different shade of “Hello Green,” and is partially hidden by a semi-translucent “Core Black” synthetic overlay just above the midsole. Adidas NMD Schoenen An eye-catching “Semi Solar Red” tone enters the mix at the heel pull tab and forefoot EVA plug. BOOST-cushioning underfoot and accompanying tread both don “Core Black” stylings that allow the aforementioned hues to revel that much more in the spotlight.

In the years since the Adidas NMD Heren/Dames reigned supreme, sneaker culture has changed dramatically. But even still, the silhouette retains a small cult following, many still flocking to colorways such as this upcoming “Ash Pearl.” Certainly one of the NMD R1’s better showings, the “Ash Pearl” achieves a full tonal look, one that fits both the Spring and Fall season. Hits of the titular shade are worked into all of the upper’s fixtures, such as the woven exterior, the BOOST sole, laces, etc. Only the branding is provided some contrast, its tongue, lateral, and heel type clad in white neutrals as is typical.