Tag results for: New Balance

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

New Balance C-Series | Teaser

New Balance is giving us a sneak peak into a new product line for 2015, dubbed the C-Series. In the past year, the New England-based brand has significantly expanded its retro business while also adding new divisions to its performance footwear segment, and it appears the new …