Icons meet icons for the Y-3 Fall/Winter 2019 assortment, wherein adidas and Yohji Yamamoto reinterpret their particular person codes by means of the lens of each other. Since 2003, Y-3 has introduced collections which are each uniquely and equally knowledgeable by the German athletics pioneer and the Japanese designer. This season, particular person archival items from each adidas and Yamamoto have been re-envisioned within the design codes of the 2 collaborators—a first-of-its-kind endeavor.
For Fall/Winter 2019, Y-3 focuses on three eras essential to each adidas and Yamamoto: the ’70s, the ’80s, and the ’90s. Silhouettes are transferred, shared, and edited. Colorways are modernized and reinterpreted. Yamamoto enters the adidas archive—and vice versa. Essential adidas Clothes are imagined within the language of Yamamoto. Iconic Yamamoto items are imbued with delicate adidas innovation.