It sometimes feels like a new trainer – be that style, colourway or on rare occasion something genuinely unheard of – launches every week, and Clash would suggest this is increasingly less a feeling more cold hard fact.
While many require nothing more than a second glance (and maybe some silent squeals of appreciation), the work of a high caliber fashion designer and sports giant demands more.
Hence the continued intrigue of adidas’ Y-3 label, and the forthcoming echos of excitement sure to greet Yohji Yamamoto's new Yohji Boost.
Limited to just 500 pairs, the exterior alone is a massive shout out to monochrome fans the land over, while the boost technology inside apparently ‘permits a feeling of nothing between foot and foam’; the nearest thing to walking on clouds is what we’re hoping.
Fans in Asia can bag theirs from tomorrow, while the rest of the globe awaits 12th June with baited breath.