adidas Consortium UltraBOOST x Eddie Huang “Chinese New Year” – Scarlet/Cblack/Goldmt – ($200)
Chef and media personality Eddie Huang and adidas collaborate on a Chinese New Year edition of the UltraBOOST. Nuanced details reference Huang’s streetwear and food influences with a sockliner with Chinee Boyz BBQ logo and even a non-slip, water-resistant heel life a chef’s shoe. The red and gold upper commemorate the holiday, complete with a symbol that translates to “Good Fortune” on the heel. Eddie’s Human Panda nickname is referenced on the tongue as a final personalized touch.
Available on February 7th at 12 Midnight EST on PackerShoes.com and in-store at 12PM Noon EST at Teaneck and Jersey City.
adidas Consortium x Kinfolk – UltraBOOST Collective – Night Navy/Night Indigo/Dark Blue ($220)
The final edition of the adidas Consortium UltraBoost Collective arrives as an understated collaboration with Brooklyn’s Kinfolk. A subtle two-toned navy Primeknit upper provides the base with a plastic black and navy cage, and premium nubuck on the heel and toe. Co-branded tongue tabs and insoles highlight this third and final rendition of the UltraBoost Collective.
Available on November 10th at 12 Midnight EST on PackerShoes.com and in-store at 12 Noon EST at Teaneck and Jersey City. First come, first serve.
adidas’ popular UltraBoost model gets a “black carbon” colorway that combines a matte black cage and heel cup with a unique Primeknit upper. The upper has subtle black stripes over a mottled mix of color, set on top of a white Boost midsole and black Continental outsole.
Available now on PackerShoes.com and in-store at both Teaneck and Jersey City locations.
A Kind of Guise x adidas Consortium UltraBoost Collective ($220)
Germany’s A Kind of Guise and adidas Consortium combine for the first release of the UltraBoost Collective series inspired by a fictional Mediterranean Hotel, The AKOG Hotel Club. Cream Primeknit with a distinctive embroidered zig-zag patten covers the upper with a suede heel cup and tongue, all of which sits above a yellow outsole with pink splatter details meant to evoke the lemon trees near the the hotel. Leather tongue tags and insoles feature co-branded logos and detailing.
Available, August 25th at Midnight EST at Packershoes.com and in-store at Jersey City.
adidas and Stella McCartney collaborate again for an innovative take on women’s models of the Ultraboost, the Ultraboost X, and the Pureboost X. The Ultraboost has a bold color option that mixes gold and orange hues and another monochrome option in rose over a Boost midsole. Monochrome grey and neon versions of the Ultraboost X feature an elastic strap design over a Boost midsole with a raised midfoot. A minimal Pureboost model rounds out this collection with a raised midfoot in a black model and another colorway with black, brown, maroon, black, and pink over a midsole with rubber and Boost cushioning.