Many of you didn't like the Adidas custom shoe design for NM. Here's what you would've liked to see instead
July 22, 2018 10:39 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Adidas recently commissioned a dozen artists to design 50 shoes, one for each state in the U.S.
It was a charming endeavor, but there was one problem when the shoes were unveiled: New Mexico's was decidedly not very New Mexico-inspired, featuring a saguaro cactus that many social media users pointed out are actually found in our neighboring state of Arizona.
So we took to Twitter to see what you would've liked to see instead, given the chance to design a shoe fit for the Land of Enchantment.
Here are the results:
Most of you weren't happy with the design. So...we want to know: What would you have designed as the shoe's centerpiece?— KOB 4 (@KOB4) July 21, 2018
Of course, some of you had your own ideas.
Zia, roadrunner— Lupe A. (@La12Pita) July 23, 2018
All of the above? Maybe an elk and a roadrunner? A kiva?— Tech@DoublePTack (@paleimbach) July 21, 2018
It's OK, folks. When it comes to New Mexico, no one knows better than us what represents our state.
Updated: July 22, 2018 10:39 PM
Created: July 22, 2018 10:17 PM
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