Arty Mindlessness

Social Network Sneakers

There is something to be said about wearing your heart on your sleeve and your preferred social network on your feet. Digital artist Gerry McKay wondered what would happen if sports apparel maker Adidas got into bed with two of the most popular social networks. He then illustrated the love children as sneakers, more specifically limited edition shelltoes based on the Adidas Superstar that was first released in 1969.

Have a look at his conceptual designs after the jump.

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Adidas Facebook Superstars

Adidas Twitter Superstars

If these sneakers were ever made, would you buy a pair? Let us know.

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[via Waylou]