Rising Star 2

Date of appearance: 2014
Trademark: Adidas, Raf Simons
Designer: Raf Simons
Collection: adidas x Raf Simons S/S 2014
Collaboration: adidas x Raf Simons
Tags: mens

ASTROBOY Multi-media sneaker from Raf Simon's exclusive runway collection with Adidas. Never one to play it safe,from his iconic apparel that has inspired and influenced an entire generation of new designers to his shocking re-imagination of the Christian Dior fashion house, Simons is a respected risk taker. Enter his collaboration with Adidas, and you have one capsule collection ready to really push to the extreme in footwear design. Acting like a futuristic galosh, the outer layer of multi-colored panels encloses the lower two thirds of this shoe. Like a futuristic monk strap, the Rising Star 2 Mens is fastened with custom metal clasps that envelops the top of the shoe. A famous collector himself, Raf's collaboration with Adidas can be considered no less a work of contemporary art. 1.25" heel, .5" platform. leather and textile upper, textile lining and man made sole. Fits true. Mens size US 10 (EU 43) insole measures at about 27.5 cm. Each whole size is 1 cm difference.

Rising Star 2