Representing the “Present” theme of the New Balance APAC project, Past Present Future pack, LEFTFOOT and streething took on the task of visualizing the current trends into the H574J model. For this sneaker, its mountaineering influence is ever more prominent, utilizing premium leather on its uppers. A simple green and brown two tone break up offers minimalist aesthetic found on classic hiking boots. Metal lace loops, two tone round shoe laces and gum soles all work towards translating the feeling of a contemporary boot. mita sneakers in Japan have already started to sell these pairs, as well as select New Balance accounts in the Asia region.