Back in February, we learned that Gucci and Adidas would soon drop their first-ever collection together and now, we have an official release date.
Three Stripes and the luxury Italian fashion house announced today that their highly anticipated collection will be released in early June. The brands also confirmed that the collection was designed by Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele, with the aesthetic of the pieces inspired by collegiate styles and sports clubs’ uniforms that were pulled from archival catalogs.
In terms of footwear, the adidas x Gucci collection includes several premium executions of the Gazelle along with loafers, sandals, and slippers. The collection also includes various ready-to-wear staples ranging from athletic pieces to leisurewear, with the styles featuring co-branded details.
UPDATE (05/12): Thanks to Gucci, we now have an official look at its upcoming Adidas Gazelle collection that includes eight different colorways of the silhouette. The sneakers will be released on June 7 and will retail for $850 each.
UPDATE (07/25): After releasing on Gucci’s website in June, Adidas has announced that its full capsule with the luxury fashion brand is releasing again on Confirmed this Thursday, July 28. The collaborative Gazelles retail for $850 each.
Reposted from: solecollector.com