UPDATE 12/12: Today adidas officially confirmed the release date on Twitter.

After Highsnobiety reported a speculative release date earlier this month, we can now confirm the adidas Originals YEEZY Boost 350 v2 “Black/White” will finally be dropping on December 17.

The "Black/White" YEEZY Boost 350 V2 is rumored to be dropping December 17. #hskicks ?: @aisha.exe

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The news was initially spread by notorious sneaker collective Yeezy Mafia, a group that has been forecasting release dates with surprising accuracy in recent months.

But now, some reputable retailers have confirmed to us that the “Black/White” V2s will be the last release of the year from Kanye West and adidas Originals.

Stay tuned for a list of stockists and on-foot images as they arrive.

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