Stan Smith: Some People Think I'm a Shoe


The first definitive volume that celebrates the best-selling Adidas sneaker, the Stan Smith, with a cult-like global following. Featuring original imagery, historical photos, an exclusive portrait series by artist Juergen Teller, and contributions from style arbiters such as Raf Simons and Pharrell, plus an interview and anecdotes from the man behind the sneaker, tennis phenom Stan Smith.

Showcasing street-style photography of Stan Smith sworn globally, to pop-culture references of the sneaker in rap lyrics to Bollywood movies—this book is an absolute collector’s item for readers interested in sneaker culture, sports, street style, design, and pop culture.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR |Stan Smithis a former world No. 1 American tennis player and two-time Grand Slam singles champion.Richard Paul Evansis a sports journalist and author who has covered the biggest tennis moments since the 1960s.Pharrell Williams (foreword) is a multi-platinum recording artist, 11-time Grammy winner, and Stan Smith collaborator.