The adidas NMD is a newly developed sneaker style by adidas Originals that integrates traditional design sensibility with innovative technology. The adidas NMD contains references to the adidas Micro Pacer, Rising Star, and Boston Super while incorporating new technologies such as Primeknit and Boost cushioning. Intended for the nomadic lifestyle, the adidas NMD materials presents a sock like feel that is light, durable, and shock-resistant.
For fans of the NMD Human Race silhouette, these Pink Glow NMD Human Race shoes might be considered a "holi" grail. Created to honor the Hindu celebration of Holi, also known as the festival of color and love, the “Pink Glow" brings the colors of the festival to life. Featuring a powder dye finish across the knitted mesh upper, the sneaker also sports a white Boost midsole and black trail rubber outsole to make the colors pop.
The Pharrell x NMD Trail ‘Human Race’ combines a khaki Primeknit upper with ‘Breathe’ on the vamp of the right shoe and ‘Walk on the left. It combines orange detailing with responsive boost cushioning on a trail-ready yellow outsole.
Pharrell Williams’ most popular adidas silhouette is undoubtedly the Hu NMD, which has already seen several eye-catching releases. Indigenous Adidas Human race NMD Pharrell X channel offers you a Core Black upper accented by deepest black and white strip laces.
The Pharrell x NMD 'Human Race' ‘Black’ has core black Primeknit uppers with a black cage and tonal black lettering reading ‘Human’ on the right foot and ‘Species’ on the left. Released in September of 2016, the sneaker also includes white Boost midsoles, black bumpers, and white outsoles.
The Wmns NMD_R1 'Blue Glow' features a subdued colorway, with a white mesh and neoprene upper with tonal tooling. Underfoot, the white Boost midsole is highlighted by EVA plugs in Blue Glow and teal. More Blue Glow emerges on the heel pull-tab.
The adidas NMD_R1 ‘Glitch’ leverages its minimalist one-piece upper to show off a unique two-tone pattern throughout the breathable knit construction. Matching grey is used on welded three-stripes and a molded heel tab, the latter connected to a pull loop finished in a contrasting pop of red. The shoe is anchored by a white Boost midsole equipped with grey EVA plugs to complete the NMD aesthetic.
Releasing alongside two international colorways, the NMD_R1 PK 'Japan Black' emerges in a familiar 'Core Black' look. The most notable difference is on the forefoot EVA midsole plug, which features adidas' 'The Brand with the Three Stripes' motto in Japanese. The heel pull-loop sports the same mantra in various languages.
The adidas NMD_R1 ‘Olive Cargo’ dropped in 2016 as a JD Sports exclusive. The lifestyle runner features monochromatic green coloring on a stretch mesh upper, accented with welded signature three-stripes and a trefoil-branded heel tab. Responsive cushioning comes courtesy of a full-length Boost midsole, supported by EVA plugs finished in additional pops of Olive Cargo.
A European-exclusive release, the NMD_R1 'Olive' emerges with a utilitarian colorway. Featuring an olive breathable mesh upper with tonal Three-Stripes branding, the white Boost midsole is supported by olive and grey EVA plugs. A black heel pull-loop provides easy on and off, matched by the rubber outsole underfoot.
An update to its classic NMDR1 silhouette, the NMDR1 STLT Primeknit combines function and style. In this ‘Triple Black’ variant, the shoe boasts a tonal Primeknit upper and EVA-plugged Boost midsole in black, but is accented by pops of pink on the inside of the collar.