Size and fit

The Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX is fitted with a breathable and supportive Primeknit upper with Gore-Tex waterproof lining. The shoe comes with a sock-like collar and an adjustable speed lacing closure with a magnetic lace tip for easy access and lockdown.

Many satisfied buyers also say the shoe is easy to put on and off with its toggle speed laces and a sock-like fit. The tongue also has a foldable top feature that covers the laces with waterproof knit material. The Adidas Originals NMD_TS1 Primenit GTX also comes in men’s sizes. Women may also opt to wear equivalent sizes by dropping 1.5 sizes down.

Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX Style

Glam up your winter Adidas wardrobe with the NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX shoes. The stylish NMD shoes with waterproof features in the Primeknit upper are as fashionable as ever with Boost cushioning technology in the midsole that makes wearing them all day comfortable and bearable. The unique minimalist knit patterns and versatile colorway allow wearers to personalize their own style.

The Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX in Core Black, for example, makes for an excellent sneaker choice of many fashionistas during the winter season. The black colorway allows many people to pair a vast variety of clothing from parkas, sweaters, thick furs, leather, trench coats, and other winter clothing. It also makes for an ideal streetwear kick during the months when all clothing often turns to darker shades.

The Adidas Originals model seem to have not only captured the younger audience with the NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX but also the older generation wanting a comfortable kick with good support and upper material. The all black Adidas Originals model of the NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX is also ideal for busy people wanting accessible footwear that is quick to put on and off. With toggle laces, slip-on construction, and a sock-like fit, the low-top sneaker are perfect for the daily commute to work, school, and any activity one can think of.

The all black Adidas Originals NMD_TS1 Pimeknit GTX in all black colorway is also great for those who have an active lifestyle who does not want to be hampered by a sudden downpour and heavy rain. Never look at those clunky cleats again with this waterproof sneaker with Gore-Tex lining in the ultra-chic Primeknit upper design.

Wear them with jeans, pants, activewear, joggers, track pants, and shorts for bottoms and never worry about getting your feet wet by a sudden heavy rain. With the latest athleisure trend taking over the fashion industry, wearing silhouettes like the NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX sneaker is a great way to express your individual sporty style and active lifestyle.

Notable Features

Most striking features of the Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX is its Gore-Tex lining in the Primeknit upper which delivers waterproof protection to the shoe. With the ‘80s running style shoes, it has a socklike Primeknit upper that wraps around the foot with a foldable top tongue that covers the toggle lacing.

Also worth noting is the Boost cushioning midsole that has dubbed the NMD as a comfortable sneaker since it first dropped.

Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX History

The Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit low top shoe is one of the newer models of the popular NMD collection under the Adidas Originals line. The OG NMD sneaker was first released in 2016 and became an instant hit among many users. The NMD was inspired by several other Adidas Originals designs like the Adidas Micro Pacer, Adidas Boston Super, and Adidas Rising Star.

When the first NMD design was released, Nic Galway, vice-president for Global Design of Adidas Originals says that the shoe has reached iconic status at the onset because it was extremely stylish as well as functional. It was also an iconic design which instantly became a silhouette that millions would instantly recognize. The first NMD_TS1 Primeknit sneaker retailed for $170 and was first dropped on December 12, 2015, with a sock-like fit, breathable Primeknit material, and a Boost midsole cushioning.

Galway also stressed during the announcement of the silhouette that every part of the sneaker should have its function and that if one part or component is removed, the sneaker will not function properly. For example, the Lego-like block at the side supports the Boost foam. The veteran designer stressed that the original NMD silhouette doesn’t have reinforcements that all elements of the upper give the actual structure to the entire shoe. Continuing the legacy of the bestselling sneaker is the Adidas NMD_TS1 Primeknit which was sold at a steep price of $200 per pair.

The Gore-Tex version of the Adidas Originals NMD_TS1 Primeknit GTX shoes was dropped just in time for the winter months in August 2018 in a Core Black colorway.

Additional Info

  • Minimalist style upper made of high-quality Primeknit material.
  • Boost cushioning midsole has lightweight EVA pugs.
  • Adjustable speed lacing comes with toggle for complete lockdown and magnetic lace tips for quick lacing.
  • Foldable top tongue design made of Primeknit with Gore-Tex lining to ensure that no water enters through the front.
  • Rubber outsole is durable with good traction.
  • Socklike construction with heel pull tab allows for quick on and off.


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