Offspring have teamed up with adidas to create an exclusive collection equipped to tackle the winter elements. The ‘Winter Tech Pack’ sees a combination of premium and hard wearing materials across three acclaimed silhouettes.
Cold weather comfort and enhanced protection while remaining visible are the ideals behind the pack. Hits of ballistic nylon are evident with suede accents and reflective properties in a rust red and black colourway
Executed in soft black nubuck with leather signature shell toe, nylon heel stay and tonal reflective stripes with rust red lining and herringbone-patterned rubber outsole for maximum grip.
Flexible, breathable knit upper with fused welded toe box and reflected heel tab. Tubular EVA outsole with sidewall rims inspired by adidas Forum shoe outsole completes the silhouette.
Ballistic nylon upper and suede toe box with welded counter panels. Stealth like reflectivity on the side stripes and continental™ rubber outsole for optimal grip in wet conditions.
Modern styling meets retro technology in a special adidas Originals release, exclusive to Offspring.
This pack brings out two classic running models from the adidas archive and gives them a fresh makeover for 2014, courtesy of the Offspring creative team. Taking colour inspiration from vintage track tops and then updating the designs with premium materials,this release combines the best of retro design and modern construction in one special pack.
The adidas ZX420 was first released in 1988, when it was originally crafted for the serious long distance runner. Pre-dating the Torsion system by only a few months, this lightweight model features a comfortable three-piece EVA midsole and teams it up with a well-designed upper that has stood the test of time.
The adidas Torsion Response Lite premiered in 1992. This reworked version features clever and functional updates in the form of AdiPRENE cushioning in the sole unit, a revised inner sock and tongue area and special details, such as the spring-loaded lace locks. Flip the shoe upside-down and there’s the reassuring sight of the Torsion bar: one of the most-loved examples of functional design in sportswear history.
Both shoes get a full premium transformation here. The adidas Torsion Response Lite finds itself re imagined in luxurious two-tone pigskin on the toe box and side panels, with a vibrant green inner sock to hold the foot steady. Special elements, such as 3M detailing on the Stripes and heel tabs, the bright pink Torsion bar and colour-matched laces, complete the makeover. The adidas ZX420 steps out in full neon regalia: purple neoprene uppers offset the black suede overlays and pink 3M Stripes. An additional full-length 3M tongue panel is the perfect sign off on this unique and exciting twin-pack.
This UK exclusive pack launches Friday 3rd October and will be available online here and in all OFFSPRING stores.
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