Following the success the of their “Inferno” edition back in January, fashion label J.Crew and footwear maker New Balance just introduced the 998 “Independence Day”. Designed in New York City and produced in Skowhegan, Maine, this born and bred in the USA collaboration features simple suede and leather construct with a patriotic red, white, and blue color scheme. Cushioned and supported by New Balance’s proprietary ABZORB sole, the J.Crew x New Balance 998 “Independence Day” is available for pre-sale starting this Saturday, June 14th, at J.Crew Liquor Store in New York City, J.Crew at The Grove in Los Angeles, and the On Lan flagship store in Hong Kong. As a gesture of “thank you”, the first 20 customers at each of the locations will receive an exclusive “1776” baseball cap from Ebbets Field Flannels.
Following the initial launch, the “Independence Day” edition will be available via select J.Crew stores in New York, Boston, LA, Costa Mesa, San Francisco, Honolulu, London, Hong Kong and at jcrewmens.com starting next Wednesday, June 18th. For information on availability, please contact your nearest J.Crew retail locations.
06/14/2014 (Saturday) – J.Crew Liquor Store, J.Crew at The Grove & On Lan Flagship
06/18/2014 (Wednesday) – Select J.Crew Stores & Online Shop