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adidas Originals NMD CS2 “Ronin”

The latest incarnation of the NMD City Sock receives a “Ronin” make-up this week as adidas Originals continue to roll out the silhouette. Differing slightly from the CS1, the CS2 features a slight wrap around the ankle and a few tweaks to the support of the sole unit. Setting the “Ronin” edition apart from the rest it features an embroidered element to the upper along with a icey under-sole and leather touches. An intriguing take on the new silhouette which seems to bridge both contemporary and traditional aesthetics. Available in... Read More


adidas Originals Spezial x Noel Gallagher “Garwen”

The Garwen SPZL is a new shoe from the adidas Spezial range inspired by the adidas Brisbane boots – one of the lesser known releases from the original 1980s adidas Leisure series. In order to develop the Garwen SPZL, adidas fan and rock star Noel Gallagher kindly lent his vintage adidas Brisbanes to the Spezial product team as a reference sample. Noel has been a fan of the three stripes since long before his days with supergroup Oasis and over the years has amassed a sizeable collection of adidas trainers.... Read More


Carhartt WIP x P.A.M. “Radio Club” Collection

Combining over a shared appreciation for the radio, Carhartt have teamed with Perks & Mini for the “Radio Club” collection. Inspired by the distinct personalities of hosts and DJ’s the graphics here have a refreshing nostalgia and a real DIY aesthetic. Check out the lookbook below and stay tuned as the collection releases in limited numbers March 31st.  


Stone Island Spring ’17 – Second Delivery

Bringing with it yet more stunning apparel, Stone Island has just delivered it’s second drop of spring and summer ’17. This drop combines the vintage aesthetics of Marina pieces with new colourways and garment dyed fleece cotton. With a healthy blend of old and new, Stone Island is enjoying a fantastic season here at Triads as we continue to bring you the best of the collection. Head over to our online store or check out the range in-store at our Linthorpe Road outpost.


adidas Originals Spezial Spring & Summer ’17

For SS17 SPEZIAL turns its attention to the parallels between British casual culture and Jamaican reggae culture. Two cultures which, at first glance, seem glaringly different but share a host of commonalities. Linked through a love of music, football and fashion, the two subcultures are paid tribute to in reinvented staples of modern menswear. Military inspired jackets, full tracksuits, knitted polos, iconic 3 stripe trainers and leisure shoes all play a part in nodding towards two distinct cultures, and highlighting our similarities rather than our differences. Take a look at... Read More


Malibu Sandals x Missoni “Latigo”

The Malibu Sandals mission is simple, create the most comfortable, stylish and modern sandals on the planet. We’ve just received our first drop from Malibu Sandals, an ethical company twinning the ancient art of the Mexican Huarache with contemporary craftsmanship. The first delivery includes a colab with the legendary Missoni creating a full coverage style named the “Latigo” Head over to our website or check them out in-store  


Carhartt Work In Progress x Timex Watch

Inspired by precise military time-keeping, Carhartt and Timex present this collaboration based on the all-terain Arcadia model. With a face optimised for visibility and interchangeable straps for durability, this is a watch that looks good and performs impeccably. Key features include a night-light, 50m water resistance and a quick-set date. Check out the incredible attention to detail below and head over to the website to shop the collaboration. Limited numbers available priced at £65.


adidas x Raf Simons Ozweego Bunny

This season’s Ozweego produced in collaboration with Raf Simons adds instructional typography to a pared down colour palette. Allowing the wearer to fully appreciate the silhouette, the whole thing is coloured entirely beige, punctuated only by clear bubbles and distinct lettering.åÊ As usual, these are predicted to sit around for long so head over to the website to purchase the Ozweego Bunny today. Limited numbers.


adidas Originals XbyO Spring & Summer ’17

Playing around with the conventions of sportswear, adidas present the XbyO collection designed with the help of esteemed pattern cutter Satomi Nakamura. With experience at the likes of COMME des GARCONS, Satomi somehow melds contemporary aesthetics with functionality, researching the way the body moves and providing a precise solution. Whilst the garments are basic in their classification, they go above and beyond normal sportswear using Yamayo Terry to bring 3D form to life.åÊ The branding is inspired by a detail found on the Italia sneakers produced a long time ago... Read More


Levi’s Vintage Clothing 1933 501 Jeans

An exciting program that breathes new life into the expansive Levi’s archives, Levi’s Vintage Clothing is one of our most eagerly anticipated drops. As usual the brand have delivered an exciting crop of goods for spring and summer ’17 with the 1933 501 being an obvious highlight. They’re a meticulous remake of an original 1930s pair and from the cinch to the considered shrink-to-fit asset, these are as good as a time machine. Below we’ve combined images of a new and worn pair and teamed them with the all important... Read More