Though the shoes weren’t particularly good for running distance, especially in an urban environment, they did just fine in the lateral movements needed to casually play tennis on a soft, even court. With lightweight construction and enough give to take some impact, the shoes performed admirably in a casual situation.
Similarly one may ask, what shoes does Pharrell wear?
Needless to say, Pharrell’s shoe style is never ordinary. He’s often seen wearing Adidas sneakers or Timberland six-inch boots in customized colors with hand-painted designs on them.
Accordingly, how many Pharrell Nmds are there?
With only 250 pairs available worldwide, the Pharrell x adidas NMD Hu “Cream” is one of the rarest NMD Hus on the planet.
What are Hu sneakers?
The adidas NMD Hu is one of the many collaborative sneakers with adidas worked on by Pharrell Williams. Initially, the yellow version debuted in August of 2015, and has been followed by numerous collections since then.
Pharrell Williams and adidas Originals are continuing their illustrious partnership with “Hu,” a collection of apparel and footwear that celebrates cultural diversity around the world. … “Hu is short for human – human being, human race, humankind,” says Pharrell, “But Hu, itself is also a reference to color.
Adidas ends Reebok era with €2.1-billion sale to Authentic Brands. … Reebok will keep its headquarters in Boston and continue operations in North and Latin America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Russia, the U.S. brand management firm said in a statement, adding it will work closely with Adidas during the transition.
One of the other eye catching details on this upcoming NMD, are the Japanese characters on the hardware that reads (3 ストライプ の ブランド) meaning “Three Stripes”. The Adidas NMD “Japan” release date is set for June 10th, 2016 for a retail price of $170.
The blue-green iteration features an embroidered Korean word “인종,” which means “ethnicity.” As for the white pair, the sneaker comes with the Chinese saying “人類” that translates to “humanity” in English.
Update: adidas Originals has announced that the Pharrell x adidas NMD “Human Race” will also be available on August 25th at adidas Originals flagship stores (NY, LA, London, Berlin, Tokyo, Seoul, Shanghai, and Mexico City).