For Fall Winter 2016, Sneakersnstuff are excited to release the New Balance Made in UK Surplus Pack. Celebrating the brand’s 110th anniversary, the Pack leverages surplus materials in some of New Balance’s most iconic Made in UK styles.
The Pack includes five classic models – 1500, 670, 575, 576 and 577 – along with a new silhouette created for the anniversary, the 991.5. Made in Flimby, each silhouette includes sections that have been individually selected from the factory’s most premium surplus material. Every piece marks a different part of New Balance Made in UK’s unique history. In celebration of the 110 year anniversary of New Balance, only 1906 pairs of each silhouette will be released.
The new model, the New Balance Made in UK 991.5 combines the classic 991 upper with a 1500 sole unit. The new model pays homage to New Balance’s domestic manufacturing heritage in the UK while also symbolizing the evolution of New Balance Lifestyle through the re- imagination of two classic models for a new, modern silhouette.
To activate this very special release. New Balance invited some of the sneaker industries most influential members, including Sneakersnstuff’s own Peter Jansson to the Fimby factory, to go over the extensive archive of materials and soak up the heritage of the North England institution. Check out the visit below.