The Y stands for Yohji Yamamoto. 3 represents the 3-Stripes logo of Adidas. The dash is emblematic of the partnership formed in 2001, when the venerable designer and global athletic brand teamed up to create this versatile, chic athleisure line.
The unique collaboration has garnered industry award and is coveted for its high-low aesthetic and innovative design. Working primarily with a black and white palette, soft construction, and relaxed fit, Y-3 is celebrated as sportswear for the game of life.