Month: July 2015

adidas Custom Los Angeles Shoes

mi Los Angeles – The customizable version of the new adidas Los Angeles shoe is available now on the main site. The Los Angeles is a new casual shoe released this year which is available in several stock colors and now has the option to pick the colors for each part. It features a breathable mesh upper material, TPU stripes, EVA cushioning and the Continental rubber sole.

Options on the custom Los Angeles include 2 types of two-tone mesh as well as camo print colorways. It has a decent selection of color options for the accents and stripes. For the laces, you can choose the traditional lace or the speed lace style laces. The midsole has the choice of either solid color or faded transition. You can also add large custom text to the back of each shoe.

If you are looking for a comfortable casual shoe that can be customized, check out the mi Los Angles, available now in women’s size 5-15 and men’s sizes 4-14 for $95.95.

adidas Ultra Boost Solar Yellow and Navy

A couple of new colors for the Ultra Boost have shown up at Foot Locker in the Solar Yellow and Collegiate Navy.  They are both in stock now in sizes 8 – 12 for $179.99. Keep an eye out for these colors as they may also show up for sale on the main site. If you are looking for some fresh new colors for one of the best and most comfortable shoes of the year, be sure to check out the new Ultra Boosts!

Update 8-12-15: The new solar yellow and collegiate navy colorways have been released on the main site in sizes 6.5-18 for the yellow and 6.5-15 for the navy. The women’s is also in stock now in the yellow in sizes 5-12 for $180.

adidas Custom Star Wars ZX Flux and Superstar Available Now

The new custom Star Wars shoes are available now on the US website. You can customize the men’s, women’s and for the first time youth sizes for the popular ZX Flux and Superstar shoes. Here is an overview of each model available now:

Star Wars ZX Flux – The custom Star Wars ZX Flux features Star Wars logo option for the tongue, lace jewels, laces, and even the heel cage where you can get a molded Stormtrooper or Darth Vader. Several options for the midsole include metallic, speckled as well as faded design. The outsole has glow in the dark, translucent, and even Star Wars logo print options available. You can customize them now in men’s sizes 4-14 and women’s sizes 5-15 for $100.

Star Wars Superstar – The Superstar 80s Star Wars also has a lot of amazing options including metallic gold, silver, and black shell toe. You can get the Superstar with regular tumbled leather, metallic material, or even all-over Star Wars prints. It has the option for custom engraved text on the back midsole to make them even more unique. Star Wars logo on the tongue, laces, and lace jewels are also available on the Superstar. You can get them now in men’s sizes 4-14 and women’s size 5-15 starting at $110.

Star Wars ZX Flux (youth) – An addition to the adult sizes, you can now customize the ZX Flux in the youth sizes 3.5-7. They have the features and Star Wars customization like the adult version but are available for just $60! This is a great deal for a customized ZX Flux!

Star Wars Superstar (youth) – Rounding out the new Star Wars series is the custom Superstar in youth sizes 3.5-7. It has options like the Darth Vader and Stormtrooper molded shell toe as well as Star Wars logos and prints for different parts of the shoe. They are available to customize now start at just $60!

Update 12-20-15: The Star Wars shoes are currently sold out.

adidas Solar Boost Released

Solar Boost shoes – A new running shoe has just been released today with the adidas Solar Boost. It is an entry level Boost shoe that has Boost cushioning in the heel and EVA cushioning in the forefoot. This combination gives a soft cushioned heel with a more stable yet cushioned mid and forefoot.

The upper material features a net mesh over a base mesh for breathability as well as a synthetic overlay around the midfoot and heel for added structure. The Solar Boost has high performance lining for moisture wicking and an EVA insole for added cushioning and comfort.

The Solar Boost weighs in at 8.2 oz making it one of the lighter running shoes in the line up. It appears to be a neutral style, but one of the more stable options in case you prefer a more dense forefoot for stability. Currently the Solar Boost is in stock in limited sizes in the Solar Yellow colorway, but the full range of sizes and additional colors should be available shortly.

It retails for $100 in the adult version and $80 in the youth version.

Update 7-21-15: The blue color and the additional sizes for the solar yellow are now in stock for the men’s Solar Boost. They are in stock now in full sizes 7-15.

Update 7-29-15 The women’s sizes for the Solar Boost are now in stock in the pearl grey, dark grey, and light flash yellow in select sizes 6-11.5.

Update 7-31-15: More colors and sizes have been added for men’s, women’s, and youth Solar Boost. Men’s are in stock now in sizes 6.5-15.

adidas ZX Flux Xeno Restock

ZX Flux Xeno (black) – Today one of the most popular shoes of the year, the ZX Flux Xeno has restocked on the main site. It is currently available in sizes 7.5-14 for $120. They are limited to 1 per person and are excluded from promotions. These may sell out fast again soon, so if you have been waiting for the ZX Xeno’s be sure to pick them up soon before they are gone!

Update 8-28-15: Most of the sizes for the Xenos have sold out on the main site, but you can still find many sizes available on sites like Eastbay, Finish Line and Shoe Palace.

Update 9-3-15: The ZX Flux Xeno in black has restocked on the official site in sizes 7.5-14.

Update 10-5-15: The new all black ZX Flux Xeno is available now on the main site in sizes 4-14 for $150

Update: The ZX Flux Xeno are now sold out.

adidas Spitfire Collection Available Now

A new collaboration between adidas and Spitfire Wheels has just been released including several new shoes and apparel:

Busenitz Vulc Spitfire – The Busenitz signature with the vulc sole is available now in the carbon grey and gold with Spitfire design stripes and logo on the side, tongue and insole. You can get them now in sizes 4-14 for $90.

Seeley ADV Donnelly Spitfire – The Donnelly Seeley Spitfire edition features a features a black and grey with red highlights. Like the Busenitz, it has Spitfire stripes as well as the logos on the side, tongue and insole. They are in stock now in sizes 4-14 for $90.

Check out the Spitfire Collection for more items such as the adidas Spitfire Jacket and Tee.

Update: The Silas Vulc ADV Spitfire is also available now in sizes 4-14 for $90.

New adidas Outdoor Site

A new official website for the adidas Outdoor category has been launched at The new site specializes in the footwear and apparel for men’s, women’s, and kid’s outdoor activities such as hiking, climbing, and boating.

The website has a very nice layout which is organized and easy to navigate. It has large images for the products and lots of information explaining the different technologies used for each product. The store is up and running now and so far it looks like it has a great selection, much more than the main website has now. It even has youth outdoor footwear which has been hard to get on the main website.

If you are looking for a new pair of hiking shoes or some new clothes for your next outdoor adventure, be sure to check out the new adidas outdoor website!

Stan Smith Wings and Horns, Superstar Metal Toe, ZX Flux Aqua and Hydra

Here is a quick recap of some of the new releases available now in specialty stores:

Stan Smith Wings + Horns – The Stan Smith collaboration with Canadian retailer Wings + Horns is available now in 2 variations, the black and grey. They feature a high quality textured leather with subtle styling differences such as X perforations and sewn heel seam. You can pick them up now in sizes 7-13 for $190. Look for these to also show up at select consortium stores on July 18th.

Superstar Metal Toe – A new metal toe Superstar 80s is in stock now in a white fish scale similar to the Pusha T EQT shoes released earlier this year. They are available now at Oneness in women’s sizes 5.5-12 for $130. Also keep an eye out for new custom Superstars which should have the metal toe option available soon.

The ZX Aqua and Hydra are now available on the main site in sizes 4-14 for $120. They feature 2 classic colorways with the updated modern Techfit material.

New adidas Pure Boost 2 and Pure Boost Chill Colors

Pure Boost 2 – New colors have just been released for the Pure Boost 2 shoe with black, navy and grey. The new colors have more of a textured appearance within the mesh and still have a subtle reptile pattern design integrated on the overlay material. The new colors are available now in men’s sizes 6.5 – 12.5 for $120.

Pure Boost Chill – The women’s Pure Boost Chill has also just been released in 3 new colors including black, maroon, and grey. Like the new Pure Boost 2, they also have a textured appearance on the mesh material. You can pick up the new Pure Boost Chills now in sizes 5.5 – 11.5 for $120.

adidas Ace and X 15.2, Boston Boost 6, Vigor 6

Here is a recap of some of the new models available now at Eastbay which have not shown up at the main site yet:

Ace 15.2 – The 15.2 is the Ace which is 1 step below the top of the line 15.1 and 1 step above the 15.3. It is available now at Eastbay in the synthetic version in the black/silver and black/yellow colorways in sizes 6.5-13 for $109.99. The Ace 15.2 also comes in a leather version which has been seen on the UK site.

X 15.2 – Also in stock now at Eastbay is the X 15.2 in the synthetic version. You can get them now in black, yellow, or blue in sizes 6.5-13.5 for $109.99. It also has a leather version which is in stock now on the UK site. Note: The X 15.2 is available on the main US site in the women’s version in the white colorway in sizes 5.5-10 for $110.

Boston Boost 6 – The new adizero Boston Boost 6 is starting to show up at stores like Eastbay and from what we have seen, the women’s version has a more significant redesign with a new upper material without the forefoot overlays. The men’s version appears to be less changed from the Boston 5. Performance specs look to be similar to the previous version, but keep an eye out for full details when these are released on the main site.

Vigor 6 TR – The new version of the Vigor trail running shoe is available now at Eastbay in men’s and women’s sizes. Like previous models, it features the distinctive large adidas printed name on the side. Overall the Vigor 6 has been changed quite a bit with a new Traxion outsole design and a new reinforced mesh with integrated laces. It also features full EVA cushioning for a comfortable ride. They weigh in at about 10.8 oz and are available now for $80.