My second article for world-leading lifestyle publication Highsnobiety, all about the adidas "Москва" sneaker - an adidas Gazelle knock-off that ended up on the feet of Soviet Spetsnaz operatives serving in the Invasion of Afghanistan.

On foot in the middle: three stripes.

On foot in the middle: three stripes.

On foot on the left: three stripes.

On foot on the left: three stripes.

 

You can read the full article on Highsnobiety here. A special thanks to Chris Danforth from Highsnobiety for his help making this story and research possible. 

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