Stan Smith : Some People Think I’m A Shoe

Article code 978-0-8478-6274-0
The first definitive volume that celebrates the best-selling Adidas sneaker with a cult like global following & the man behind the sneaker, Stan Smith.
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An internationally celebrated & highly coveted icon in the world of sneaker design, the Stan Smith tennis sneaker has achieved cult status since its debut in the early 1970s. This is the first book to celebrate the global cultural impact of the ubiquitous sneaker named after former world No. 1 tennis player Stan Smith.

Over the last five decades, the Stan Smith has remained the perennial icon of minimalist cool sneaker design & Smith has collaborated with groundbreaking artists, designers, & fashion brands including Colette, Yohji Yamamoto, Raf Simons, & Pharrell.

This all-access volume demonstrates that the personality of the shoe has everything to do with Stan the Man. Chapters are enhanced by recollections from Stan Smith along with anecdotes from style influencers, designers, sports legends, & fervent sneaker fans. Showcasing street-style photography of Stan Smith sworn globally, to pop-culture references of the sneaker in rap lyrics to Bollywood movies—this book is an absolute collector’s item for readers interested in sneaker culture, sports, street style, design, & pop culture.

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Author: Stan Smith

Publisher: Rizzoli

Published: August 24th, 2018

Hardcover: 336 pages

Measurements:   9 x 1.8 x 12.9 inches