In the ever-changing world of fashion, certain classics stand the test of time, transcending trends and generations. Among these icons is the adidas Samba — a sneaker that’s been pulled from the German brand’s archives, claimed by tastemakers and dominated the scene this year. Football shoe turned streetwear staple, the Samba is now a symbol of versatility thanks to its easy-wearing style and timeless appeal. And as the silhouette enters the modern era, fans are now looking for new ways to style it. From laid-back moments to evening events, here’s how to take your adidas Samba from day to night.

For The Day

Casual and classic, the adidas Samba is an essential for off-duty days. Whether you’re staying indoors or heading on a weekend walk, pair your Sambas with a T-shirt, jeans and a cosy jumper on cooler days. Consider bright tones to add a pop of colour to your outfit — like the adidas Samba x Sporty & Rich Blue or the adidas Samba x Wales Bonner Beige Yellow. Both made with premium leather and supple suede, each sneaker comes with Three Stripes branding and an eye-catching colourway.

For days spent in the office, choose pared-back options from the collection — including the adidas Samba OG White Black. Boasting a monochromatic colour scheme that’s suitable for smarter occasions, it comes with a secure fit and a commuter-proof rubber sole. Team yours with anything from suits to sweaters — briefcase optional.

For The Evening

When the sun goes down and day turns to night, opt for muted shades to update your look. If your diary is filled with dinner plans, choose dark, versatile hues that find the balance between fashion and function. With a minimalistic design and deep black tones, the adidas Samba OG Black White Gum is the perfect fit. When styling, select tailored trousers, a relaxed shirt and a lightweight jacket.

For after-dinner soirées, parties or events, rely on platform Sambas for elevated style and all-night comfort. Case and point? The adidas Sambarose White Black Gum Womens. Featuring a chunky sole and textured tread, this coveted classic delivers durability for every eventuality. This season, wear yours with neutral colour palettes for effortless evening styling.

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