Adidas Stan Smith. The legendary adidas Stan Smith were designed in 1973 for tennis legend Stan Smith and they have definitely stood the test of time. Nowadays you may find these iconic low-cut sneakers in countless colorways. The design of Stan Smith bears the official adidas 3-striped logo on the side and the whole look is topped up by simple and elegant curves. Upper: Leather - is perhaps the best material for the production of footwear - maintains its shape, it is breathable and the list of its positive properties is far from ending. Midsole: Boost. Sole: Rubber - a material that is very easy to maintain and you will appreciate it especially in rainy weather.