23 Nov '14, 11pm

A brief history of the @adidasoriginals Forum Hi #crookedtongues

By 1990, the Forum was available in Mid and Low forms (pre-empting the Uptown on the three heights by nearly half a decade), but with a wealth of other, more advanced and expensive shoes on the market, they lost their position as the costliest shoes on the market but literally gained a crown in terms of regional SMUs, with “Crest” editions appearing for a short while in some Foot Lockers, replacing that trefoil branding in line with a boom for monotone and suede shoes, plus the lavish living brands like Polo among a small band of loyalists still preoccupied with the shoe. Frank the Butcher paid tribute to that version a few years back with a trio that pre-empted the current desire for all things burgundy. Even Boston’s own Mark Wahlberg (in weak rapper mode) broke out a blue suede pair with white stripes and let that Velcro strap hang loose for several photoshoots. Bobbito...

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one-to-one retro of the iconic @adidasOriginals Forum Hi from '84

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adidas Originals have just made a lot of grown men giddy with this re-release of the OG Forum His ! A one-to-one retro of ...

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