adidas originals handcrafted out of cardboard by chris anderson adidas originals handcrafted out of cardboard by chris anderson
nov 27, 2013

adidas originals handcrafted out of cardboard by chris anderson

adidas originals sneakers hand crafted out of cardboard by chris anderson
‘stan smith’, 2013
image © the chimp store




british illustrator and graphic designer chris anderson was commissioned by leeds-based streetwear shop the chimp store, to create replicas of their upcoming stocklist of adidas footwear arriving in 2014. each scale model has been intricately crafted using 100% recycled corrugated cardboard, featured in interpretations of the superstar shelltoe, zx700, zx8000, campus and even the tennis classic stan smith shoe. from the traditional three stripes to precisely cut out adidas logotypes, each sneaker accurately depicts the original.



‘superstar shellshoe’, 2013
image © the chimp store



‘zx700’, 2013
image © the chimp store



‘zx8000’, 2013
image © the chimp store



‘campus’, 2013
image © the chimp store

  • No school like old school design. Nice work Chris Anderson!

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