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Adidas Pharrell Williams HU Holi NMD Deconstructed Report

As one of the most splendid festivals in the world, the Holi Festival held every March in northern India is second only to the Lantern Festival in India. According to ancient legends, the prince who had dedicated himself to the people was blessed by the gods and escaped the fire. The Indian people poured water with seven colors on the prince to pay homage, blessings and celebrations. Pharrell Williams turned the design inspiration to the Holi Festival. It is also intended to convey the joy, equality and peace of the people in the festival. Pharrell’s upcoming “Holi Festival” collaboration with adidas has garnered a lot of attention, as it is spanning across three different silhouettes.

For the box,it is normal but the colorway is nice

There are the details of the side

The NMD Hu silhouette in multiple colorways including this clean black version. In celebration of one of India’s most important festivals, most of the honorary selections comes with wild paint-like color schemes, which makes this black pair all the more intriguing. Initially, they were scheduled to release on March 2nd, but has since been pushed pack to a later da

Pharrell x adidas NMD Hu “Holi Festival”Release Date: March, 2018$220Style Code: AC7033

For the material : It is surprisingly light weight and has a sock like construction that is a welcome change from the norm. The Primeknit upper is made of a breathable and flexible mesh without any kind of toecap inside. it is soft and comfortable.When worn, the sock like stretch material on the collar, adheres to the ankles and the foot.For the lace  system , it just abandon the strap.It is easy to adjustment. It’s really flexible and will mold to the shape of the foot rather than feeling uncomfortable or cramped.The three patterned stripes in the middle are consistent with the color scheme of the sneaker and connects beautifully to the laces.

For cushioning : Wear it to the gym or on your daily jog, it’s as good as running with a super flexible sock on your feet.  as you know , the Adidas tech is great, the nice bounce and the great feeling of  .It provides stability to the heel, especially during high intensity activity like HIIT.

If you have worn the Ultraboost and expect the NMD  to be similar in terms of cushioning and comfort, then you may be a tad disappointed. Although, it is the same technology, the Ultraboost scores above the NMD R1 when it comes to comfort.

For the traction : it is nice for the traction,the bigger stability plug near the heel on the inside of the sneaker can be a tad uncomfortable,  alos  the sneaker is new and since it is so lightweight, most people wouldn’t be wearing a sock with it.also the grip is nice

 

There are the details as below :

Fabric heel, printed with Philip Dong logo

There is the details , origin made in Vietnam

The weight of shoes

Overall,  Adidas  ULTRA BOOST is great ,the fitting is true . The fabric upper is comfortable , and the material also great. A whole BOOST foot feels comfortable,extremely comfortable and right at the cusp of retro and cutting edge. Is it worth the price? Absolutely!