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adidas Earlham

First introduced in 2019 as part of the Spring Summer SPEZIAL collection the Earlham returns to the fold this season, just in time for anyone needing a "re-up" on some clean classics for the summer season. This hybrid style of sorts takes the tooling of Stan...Read more

adidas Manchester 89 SPZL

This season, adidas Originals presents the latest footwear offering from adidas SPEZIAL. Having first been created as a limited edition silhouette in commemoration of its namesake city hosting the 2002 Commonwealth Games, the adidas Manchester has since become a significant cultural touchpoint for fans of...Read more

adidas Spezial AW 2020 Chapter 2: _nwrdrSPZL

A product release by adidas Spezial and New Order The second part of the autumn/winter 2020 is a collaborative capsule range designed with New Order. The founder and curator of adidas Spezial, Gary Aspden. is a long time friend and fan of New Order and...Read more

adidas Spezial AW20

A selection of terrace inspired contemporary apparel and footwear hybrids that people have come to expect from adidas Spezial. The footwear releases are led by the HRMNY SPZL - a lesser-known release from the original Torsion range that was/is revered by German football fans. Based on...Read more

adidas Elland SPZL

The colourway and naming of the Elland SPZL gives a nod to Elland Road and Leeds United with a serial code inside the shoe uses a key date in the club’s history. During the process of developing the shoe, it was discovered (after the second...Read more

EVENT RECAP: adidas City Series - Amsterdam

Last Thursday, we headed out to the Dutch capital Amsterdam to celebrate the release of the first release of the 2020 adidas City Series. With the release of the adidas Amsterdam already eagerly anticipated by terrace-heads across the UK, we were looking forward to seeing how...Read more

HANON Top 5 Releases of 2019

With 2019 officially done and dusted we thought it was high time for a HANON round-up of 2019’s assorted sneaker action. A big year by all accounts, boasting an unprecedented stream of desirable offerings with something out there for everyone. We were fortunate enough to...Read more

adidas SPEZIAL Blackburn Exhibition - Recap

Last Thursday, we were lucky enough to be in attendance at a special preview evening for the adidas SPEZIAL Trainer Exhibition which is taking place as part of the British Textile Biennial at Blackburn's Cotton Exchange. This latest SPEZIAL exhibition presents a showcase of the...Read more

adidas SPEZIAL FW19 Collection

adidas Originals unveils the new adidas SPEZIAL collection of apparel and footwear for FW19. Inspired by winter on the terraces of British football grounds and consisting of utilitarian and hard-wearing product designed to combat the elements, the latest SPEZIAL release blends adidas’ rich heritage in...Read more