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Footpatrol x New Balance M1500FPK “Encyclopaedia” | Release Reminder

It’s been nearly 8 years since we’ve seen a Footpatrol x New Balance collaboration, but that streak will come to an end this Saturday.  As we previewed earlier this week, Footpatrol and the talented craftsmen over at the New Balance Flimby factory have worked together to create an Encyclopaedia Brittanica inspired … READ MORE


New Balance M990GRY 30th Anniversary

New Balance is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its classic 990 silhouette with the release of this OG colorway, featuring a medium grey colorway covering the combination suede and mesh upper. The understated aesthetic is accented with a white leather “N” logo on the quarter panels, off-white … READ MORE


New Balance Introduces C-Series

We’ve already previewed the 996C and 600C from New Balance‘s new C-Series line, and now we get a comprehensive look at the upcoming collection, including new colorways and a previously unseen model. Designed in the New Balance Lifestyle Design Studio in Tokyo, Japan, the CM600C, 996C and CT700C … READ MORE


Footpatrol x New Balance M1500FPK “Encyclopaedia”

London’s Footpatrol has teamed up with New Balance on the retro M1500 silhouette, featuring a design inspired by an equally retro reference book, the Encyclopaedia Britannica, which was published in a total of fifteen editions from 1768 to 2012. The build uses a tonal black upper featuring a combination of leather … READ MORE


J.Crew x New Balance 996 Collection

Extending an already-strong relationship, two titans in the lifestyle game return with another strong release sure to get the attention of sneakerheads across the map: the J. Crew x New Balance 996 Collection. Proving that their success in 2014 with the “Inferno” 998, “Independence Day” 998, and … READ MORE


New Balance x BEAUTY & YOUTH CRT300

When the New Balance CRT300 popped up again no one here was complaining, especially when many of the world’s top sneaker shops got in on the resergance of the throwback tennis sneaker. After some time out of the spotlight, BEAUTY & YOUTH returns with two of their … READ MORE


New Balance “Flying the Flag” Collection

New Balance is paying tribute to its 30-plus years of manufacturing in its UK-based Flimby factory with the “Flying the Flag” collection, featuring a trio of classic Made in England silhouettes in striking monochrome colorways inspired by the Union Jack. All three models also sport predominantly suede builds, starting … READ MORE


New Balance C-Series – 996C and 600C

Following last month’s teaser, New Balance has unveiled the first images of its upcoming C-Series, designed specifically for cycling. Two of the introductory models take the form of the 996C and 620C, each featuring a reinforced forefoot and harder density rubber outsole to prevent flex over the pedals, as … READ MORE


Top 12 Stories of 2014 – Sneakers

We obsess over sneakers here at Freshness, and 2014 saw the shoe come of age. Sneakers increasingly appeared on runways during Fashion Week. They were paired with jogger pants and suits. They were markers of personal taste. They were status symbols, objects of desire, and occasionally, something … READ MORE


New Balance MRL996 “Camo” Pack

Spring 2015 will find New Balance releasing a camo-accented duo of the REVlite-infused 996. Both colorways — one in Heather Grey, the other in Admiral Blue — sport a combination of suede and nylon on the upper, complemented with white leather “N” branding and tonal hits of … READ MORE


New Balance U446 SMWB – OG Pack

For 2015, New Balance is bringing back some of its iconic models and we’re not talking about the 996 here. Instead, the Brighton, Massachusetts based company will be ushering the new year with a trio of U446 SMWB. Identical to the original colorways found on the 1986 … READ MORE