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Adidas Gives Stan Smith a Mushroom Leather Makeover

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Meet the Stan Smith Mylo, a vegan version of the iconic Adidas sneaker that only looks and feels like leather. Its secret ingredient? Mycelium, the branching root network that sprouts mushrooms. The shoe is the first product to emerge from a partnership between the sportswear leviathan and Bolt Threads, a San Francisco startup that cultivates…

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