Verdict from 7 user reviews

7 reasons to buy

  • Most users share that they consider the Adidas Pharrell Williams Campus as comfortable.
  • Its timeless look makes this sneaker a notable footwear for many reviewers.
  • A few users love that this sneaker from Adidas is lightweight.
  • Its versatile design is suitable for practical users; many buyers have vouched.
  • Many respondents cite that this kick is durable, like its base model - Adidas Campus
  • This model is constructed with premium materials, according to many respondents.
  • A couple of reviewers love the soft and flexible tongue of this sneaker.

1 reasons not to buy

  • One reviewer prefers more cushioning around the collar of his Adidas Pharrell Williams Campus.

Bottom line

Pharrell Williams revamped one of Adidas' low-key silhouettes that have held a solid spot in the sneaker history. The Adidas Pharrell Williams Campus stands out for its minimalist and sophisticated look, unlike the other Adidas x Pharrell Williams collaborations.

Aside from the style, many raved about this kick for its comfort, versatility, and durability, which can be scored within the budget-friendly price range.

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Good to know

The low-top Adidas Pharrell Williams Ecru Tint is a unisex pair that is available in the men's range. Its low cut profile provides ample freedom on ankle movement while the lacing system delivers an adjustable and secure fit to its wearers. Adidas inserted this kick with textile lining to add plush feel and comfort.

Pharrell Williams x Adidas Originals Campus displays an understated aesthetics with its muted and subdued ecru tint/cream white/clear brown colorway. This model is made with a premium leather upper with subtle details found on each piece of shoe. 

Like many classic sneakers, this kick looks great with almost any casual attire. A pair of grey chinos paired with white linen long sleeve shirt gives a laid-back ensemble when paired with this low-top skate-inspired sneaker. Also, blue jeans with a crewneck top give practically style attire without exerting too much effort.

Unlike the usual Adidas x Pharrell Williams sneaker collaboration, the Adidas Pharrell Williams Campus stayed away from the loud hues and used toned down colorway. The light beige and light brown color combination enhances the versatile appeal that can be easily matched with any attire. This kick also displays 3-Stripe perforations along with the Adidas branding on the side. This detail adds texture and a unique rendition of Williams to the classic skate footwear. 

Another remarkable feature of this sneaker is the unique insole in vibrant green. It has a graphic cartoon drawing labeled with the body parts of the body that is connected to that area of the foot, which was inspired by the science of Reflexology.

The Adidas Campus line may have been considered less popular compared to its siblings the Superstar and Stan Smith, but it secured a spot in the most classic pairs in the history of sneakers. The simple and straightforward look of the Adidas Campus makes it one of the favorite profiles to be used as base models for various collaborations.

The most recent one to rework this classic pair is Pharrell Williams, known to be an ally of Adidas since 2014. Known for his bold personality, Williams unveiled his Adidas silhouette called the NMD Human Race. This cause-oriented iteration gained massive clamor, which led Adidas and Williams to launch follow up sneaker models. 

The recent Adidas Originals x Pharrell Williams collaboration is set to release in early 2020. Adidas and Williams focus on uniting people in the spirit of competition and creativity. This capsule is made of a tie-dyed palette and thumbprint overlay print to win the hearts of basketball fans and off-court followers. 

This capsule is composed of one brand new silhouette and various reworked classic models such as Stan Smith, Nizza Hi, Premiere, Continental 80, and Campus. The Adidas Pharrell Williams Campus, released last March 16, 2020, features the classic clean and straightforward design of the Adidas Campus. Williams tweaked it with a few minor details to match the Campus' smooth history.

  • The Adidas Pharrell Williams Campus comes with extra laces.
  • The rubber outsole of this sneaker provides durable and reliable traction and grip.
  • Hu branding can be found on the tongue. 

Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.