Summer is just around the corner, and you can definitely feel it in the air. Here is a list of 5 sneakers that caught our attention this week, ready to upgrade your collection and provide comfortable footwear for the coming months.
1. Concepts x New Balance 998 “Boston Marathon”
Shortly after delivering the “City Rivalry” pack, Concepts and New Balance teamed together for a “Boston Marathon” rendition of the 998 silhouette. White, black and royal blue tones have been blended all over the sneaker, with other shades providing a homage to New Balance’s previous collaborations with Concepts. Available online on Concepts for $220.
2. Nike Air Huarache Run Ultra BR “Midnight Navy”
Starring at the moment as one of Nike’s best selling silhouettes, the Huarache Run Ultra BR has been released in “Midnight Navy” colorway. The new iteration doesn’t only preserve the bulky aspect of the runner shoe, but also embraces original materials, including mesh and neoprene. Get it in Packer Shoes physical store for $130.
3. Gucci Ace Pre-Fall 2016 Pack
A bunch of colorways have been released by Gucci on its pre-fall Ace shoe, including the black and red signature element. Crocodile trims, snake skin, clean white and metallic versions are also available. The whole collection will be available in the first days of May; no price tag has been released.
4. New Balance Re-Engineered 574 “Breathe”
Heating up as the hot seasons are just a few steps away, New Balance offers a re-engineered version of its lightweight 574 silhouette, now available in 4 colorways. The sneaker, dubbed “Breathe”, is available in grey-white, red-white, navy-white, and black colorways. Construction featured perforated saddle along with a mesh toebox and leather detailing on the heel. Available online starting May 1st, for about $90.
5. Nike Air Huarache Ultra BR “Military Green”
If the Midnight Navy colorway wasn’t rough enough for you, Nike comes strong with another iteration of the Huarache Ultra BR silhouette, this time featuring a Military Green dressing. Mesh and neoprene materials are still the base of the construction, while the wide Huarache cage has been preserved from the previous edition. Available soon, online in Nike Store.