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Raf Simons Joins adidas on Gradient Replicant Ozweego Sneakers

 - Mar 19, 2019
References: ssense & hypebeast
Designer Raf Simons works in collaboration with sportswear label adidas once again on the iconic Replicant Ozweego sneakers. The duo has been in partnership for many years and the latest footwear design is highlighted by its tonal update. The latest hues are complete in a gradient formal, fusing either yellow and black blending out at the heel area or blue and red.

The sneaker's structure of a low-cut silhouette, complete with paneling materials of nubuck and technical mesh. It features a matching tonal lacing system and accompanied by a chunky padded collar and tongue. The uppers also boast a cut-out design at the sides of the sneaker to allow for breathability during the warmer seasons of the year. Notably, Raf Simons dropped a selection of socks to match the sneaker colorways to that it seamlessly blends into the panels.