There’s an understated dignity that oozes from the seams of each New Balance 99x model. In never concerning themselves with fast-moving trends, the 990 and its progeny have become timeless go-to designs for those comfortable in their sartorial skin – havens for the stylish and symbols of effortless cool that strike fear into the hearts of hype-rats everywhere.
The confidently crafted 990v4 and 991 have just arrived in two toned-down colourways that are ripe for the rocking. Made from a mixture of pigskin suede and mesh, a pleasing combination to any true connoisseur. So if you’re out there thinking these are just some plain old comic-book store sneakers, rest assured, you’ll get it when you’re older.