Fit & Sizing
The low-top Adidas Y-3 Comfort Zip is available in women’s 5.5-10.5 US sizes in medium width. It fits true to size. It has a mesh or canvas upper that offers a flexible and breathable fit, along with a low collar that keeps the ankle free to move. It’s designed as a slip-on, zip-up shoe that delivers convenience to the wearer.
Adidas Y-3 Comfort Zip Style
Offered in such colorways as White and Black/Black/Footwear White, the Adidas Y-3 Comfort Zip showcases an eye-catching, fashion-forward flair. Its tapering silhouette gives it a futuristic vibe that will go well with other avant-garde pieces. At the same time, the sneaker could also be paired with joggers, track pants, knee-length skirts, and harem pants. Neutral-colored clothes would suit the shoe well.
A zip-up design on the suede tongue of the Adidas Y-3 Comfort Zip offers not only convenience but also a stylish accent. Throughout the model, leather and suede details are used for a luxurious feel. The upper is made up of stretchable mesh or canvas, depending on the colorway. Leather lines the tongue, while suede is used for the heel lining, offering a durable feel.
The synthetic forefoot lining adds another durable touch. On the tongue is the Yohji Yamamoto wordmark for a luxurious branding detail. There is also a leather strap that contains the Y-3 logo. Lastly, there is a nubuck patch on the outsole that bears the Y-3 logo.
Adidas Y-3 Comfort Zip History
Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto is known as a master tailor, delivering avant-garde designs that showcase Japanese aesthetics. On October 2002, he partnered with sports footwear giant Adidas to release the Spring/Summer Y-3 men’s and women’s collection. “Y” is for Yamamoto while “3” is for the brand’s famous Three Stripes logo.
The collaboration has revolutionized the fashion industry, creating a new category that merges craftsmanship, sportswear, and futuristic designs. Ever since then, the Y-3 line has been known for introducing functional, elegant, and innovative pieces that have never been seen before. One such item that illustrates the brands’ fusion of design elements is the Adidas Y-3 Comfort Zip.
This modern sneaker bridges the gap between sports style and fashion, which is what the Y-3 label sought out to do. With its stretch mesh upper emphasized by a tongue zip accent, this luxurious and premium-priced shoe could appeal to modern individuals who like to be at the forefront of style.
- The EVA midsole and outsole have foxing tape that adds durability while offering lightweight cushioning.