Tropical Summer Sneakers by Adidas Gazelle

Tropical Summer Sneakers by Adidas GazelleDate Posted: 09/06/2014

Here at Footasylum we pride ourselves on being one step ahead of the fashion trends. If you’re looking for a new pair of trainers to take you through the summer months and add to your timeless trainer collection, make it the Adidas Gazelle.

The Adidas Gazelle is a classic trainer. Released way back in 1968, these kicks have been around long enough to have experienced several moments in the fashion spotlight. In vogue in the UK in the 80s after gaining popularity with footballers and fans alike, the Gazelle is piqued to make a comeback with the self styled ‘Football Casuals’ channelling the 80s vibe.

These are a trainer sported by the celebrity elite. Huge names like David Beckham, Chris Rock, Jason Statham, Rhianna and Fearne Cotton have been papped wearing Adidas Gazelles over the years, anywhere from on the high street to red carpet events.

A simple yet iconic silhouette, the Adidas Gazelle is recognisable by its flat sole and varied materials. Suede, canvas, leather and mesh combinations in a wide variety of colours make the Gazelle a trainer that will satisfy any individuals preferred style.

New for Spring Summer 2014, Adidas Gazelle have come over all tropical in collaboration with Brazil’s The Farm Company, just in time for the World Cup this summer. The women’s models feature wild prints like Pineapple, Bloom and Scarf - a big step away from the usual understated basic colours. These sneakers are bound to be a big hit this summer so get yours quick before they sell out!