Brand: adidas Originals
Model: Lexicon OG
Key Features: The sneaker features a mesh upper with leather overlays and neoprene detailing. Rendered in purple, white, and black, the upper sits on a chunky Torsion-equipped adiPRENE midsole. A multi-colored outsole completes the vintage look.
Release Date: Available now.
Price: €129 (approximately $145)
Buy: Select retailers such as Sneakersnstuff
Editor’s Notes: After dropping the modernized LXCON Future earlier this year, adidas Originals is bringing back the sneaker that inspired it, the 1994 Lexicon OG, a close cousin of several models from the adidas EQT range.
While the OG's upper is slightly busier and the sole unit less bulky, the similarities are clear beyond the purple/white/black colorway. The sneaker features many key Three Stripes technologies of the era, including an adiPRENE midsole and a Torsion support system, and structural cables that lock in the the Forefoot and midfoot.
The Lexicon OG dropped this weekend on May 18.
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