While the rest of the building create much of the Made in the USA NB sneakers, the fifth floor of the Skowhegan, Maine factory, which houses Super Team 33, the most premium New Balance projects are produced from cutting to packaging. Super Team 33 is a collective of the best 28 workers and 5 craftsmen in the New Balance US factory with the longest career at 26 years. The above pictorial takes a look at the production line which handcrafted each and every pair of the A.R.C. x New Balance 1300 collection.
- Written and Photography by: Yu-Ming Wu | Interviewed by: Tom Bradley | Video Production: Simon Benjamin