adidas founder Adi Dassler designed the first Samba in 1950 to give footballers sure-footed support on icy turf. Since then, it's become a footwear icon, beloved for its low-profile style. These shoes offer a luxurious take on the classic design that's all about good vibes. They're made of a plush velvet upper and are detailed with premium teasel suede overlays. Hidden stash pocket inside the tongue.