The Y stands for Yohji Yamamoto. The 3 represents adidas' three signature stripes. The - signifies the bond between the two.
The collaboration between renowned Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto and the authentic sports brand Adidas has revolutionized the industry, and created a new category within fashion. Adidas represents sports, Yohji Yamamoto represents design, both symbolize true craftsmanship, and together they continue to develop the future of sportswear.