Weekend Sneaker Releases: Nike & Adidas

Adidas Stan Smith Horween Leather pack
The mid in the Adidas Stan Smith Horween Leather pack.
Courtesy of Adidas

While Nike leads the way this weekend in sneaker releases, Adidas adds a past gem with luxury updates to the mix. Check out the kicks you can add to your collection on Friday and Saturday.

Adidas Stan Smith Horween Leather Pack

The brand’s classic Stan Smith silhouette gets wrapped in luxurious Essex leather supplied by Horween for its latest release. A low cut and a mid cut version of the shoe (the Stan Smith PC and the Stan Smith Mid PC) will hit stores on Friday with retail prices of $150 and $160, respectively. The shoes feature a single-piece tan leather upper, with stamped Stan Smith branding on the tongue and a gold-stamped classic Adidas trefoil logo on the heel.

Adidas Stan Smith Horween Leather pack low The low model of the Adidas Stan Smith Horween Leather pack. Courtesy of Adidas

Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG Powder Blue

On Saturday, fans of the Air Jordan 1 silhouette can pick up a pair dressed in the colors of Michael Jordan’s college team, the North Carolina Tar Heels. The shoe boasts a white and dark powder blue upper with white midsole and dark powder blue outsole. Staying true to the original, the shoe features Jordan’s original winged branding on the upper and Nike Air branding on its tongue. The shoe will retail for $160.

Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG Powder Blue Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG Powder Blue. Courtesy of Nike

Nike LeBron 13 Written in the Stars

The first colorway of the LeBron 13, named Written in the Stars, will hit stores Saturday and retail for $200. The shoe –featuring a predominantly mulberry and vivid purple upper with white, black and icy translucent sole – boasts a mesh upper with Flywire cables, Hyperposite material on the midfoot, and hexagonal Zoom Air units on key pressure points for cushioning.

Nike LeBron 13 Nike LeBron 13. Courtesy of Nike.

Nike Air Foamposite Pro

The brand’s classic Foamposite Pro silhouette gets an all white makeover for its upcoming release, which is set to hit stores Saturday. The shoe, retailing for $230, features a white upper with minimal gym red and gorge green accents. The shoe also has a gum sole and black and white carbon fiber shank.

Nike Air Foamposite Pro White Nike Air Foamposite Pro in white. Courtesy of Nike