New Balance brings back their iconic silhouette, the 998 in an all grey makeover. Dubbed the ‚Bringback‘ this 998 features a combination of suede, leather, and mesh sitting atop the comfortable Abzorb midsole. The popular 998 runner is finished with a white set of laces and a pebbled leather pattern on the tongue and heel tab.
CONNECTING VISIONARIES is a crossover project hosted by Jack Purcell inviting different units including Eqqus and Chau from local design studio thecaveworkshop;
After the Stan Smith had a buzz for quite some time now, another iconic signature silhouette has its come back, the Superstar is on the rise and adidas presents their latest iteration of the sneaker the adidas Originals Superstar 80s “Clean”. This clean version of the Superstar is stripped down to its signature rubber shell toe, the side panels were left bare without its three stripes and perforations, only a gold foil branding appears on each heel. The adidas Originals Superstar 80s “Clean” comes in either a strictly white or a black with an off-white outsole.
New Balance debut the Made in UK themed ‚Flying the Flag’ collection consisting of the men’s classic 1500, 577 and CT300 silhouettes. The collection’s colour and material execution are inspired by the United Kingdom’s national flag, Union Jack. To celebrate the fine footwear produced at their UK based factory in the Cumbrian village of Flimby, New Balance will be releasing each shoe in the pack with a New Balance branded drawstring bag featuring the Union Jack and “Flying the Flag” text. The shoes are made entirely of pigskin with a perforated pigskin vamp and collar. Additional distinguishing details include a “Flying The Flag” liner and the standard woven label to highlight Made in UK. The New Balance‚ Flying the Flag’ Collection launches February 2015.
Japanese retailer United Arrows & Sons and adidas unveiled a special collaboration presenting the adidas Originals Master a special sneaker for referees first introduced in the 70´s. The sneaker features three Velcro straps and comes in premium white leather on an off-white vintage sole. You will find a golden branding on the tongue, heel tab and the UA logo on the insole as well as an embossed “&” logo on each heel. The sneaker is currently available for pre-order at United Arrows & Sons and will be dropping on January 10.