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Inspired from: Running
Collection: Adidas Originals
Price: $80
Colorways: Grey, Black, Purple
Special editions: 1 special editions
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The Adidas Country OG is available for both men and women. Sizes are the same for both—4 to 12. The silhouette has lace closures for adjusting the fit.

The Adidas Country OG are stylish classic shoes that will look good with just about any casual outfit you own. Women can pair the shoes with yoga and cropped pants, shorts, and jeans. Men can match the shoes with khaki shorts and pants, joggers, selvage denim, and jeans.

The sneakers are also quite easy to dress up for occasions that need a bit more formality. For women, pairing the shoes with a flirty skirt and a cute blouse can change the look from sporty casual to semi-dressy. Men can wear crisp khaki pants and a tailored shirt with the shoe to elevate the look.

The Adidas Country OG is notable for its vintage unstructured look and streamlined cut that embodies the running style of the 70s. Another good feature of the shoe is the cushioned and comfortable feel, which is even more significant when you note how lightweight it is.

The Adidas Country started out as a cross-country footwear. The shoes were introduced in the 70s with a campaign ad that told buyers to “Run Longer. Run Faster. Run Smarter.” The original silhouette had an all-leather upper with green-stripes, a white base, and gum soles. The luxe look of the sneakers made it just as ready for fashion as they were for running.

On March of 2015, Adidas delved deep into its archives and brought back the retro shoes. This time, the athletic wear giant dressed up the silhouette with a new nylon fabric. The first reissue had a white-colored upper while the heel tab, midsole, and Three Stripes were done in collegiate green. The model kept the gum sole of the original silhouette while the grey nubuck accents on the heel, toe, and lace eyestays give the shoes a vintage feel.

  • Since the Adidas Country OG’s reissue, the brand has released several colorways for the model including two on July of 2015 (black and solar orange and white and solar blue). A “Vintage White” colorway was also issued in June of 2016.
  • The shoes feature overlays made of nubuck on the heels and toes, textile linings, tapered heels, molded EVA midsoles, and gum rubber outsoles.

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