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New Balance x Carhartt WIP Collaboration Pack

New Balance is collaborating for the very first time with Carhartt WIP on a pair of sneakers. Next to the sneaker collab, they will release a few clothing styles as well. The collaborative footwear style, the 990v1, was accidentally leaked earlier this year but will be available this week.

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The Details Of The Collab Sneakers

The collaboration pack between New Balance and Carhartt WIP is inspired by the American neighborhood gyms. The core of the pack are the 990V1 sneakers, a silhouette that features a mesh and suede construction with a classic navy color scheme that’s accented by hits of light brown and traditional grey. These sneaker colors refer to the gyms.Next to that, the sneakers are having co-branded tongues and small reflective elements too. Some original details like a large heel clip, EVA foam midsole, and Vibram outsole return as well.

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new balance carhartt

The Other Collab Styles

The other items within the collaboration pack are a jacket, several jersey cotton apparel styles, t-shirts with graphic designs, beanies, towels, and even a collaboration water bottle. All the items links to the inspiration of the collab, the gym-inspired feeling.

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new balance carhartt

The Availability

The New Balance x Carhartt WIP will be released this Friday the 16th of September and will be available via both brands and via selected retailers worldwide.

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new balance carhartt

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Written by Wouter Munnichs
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine, I'm working as a freelance denim specialist for the industry. Titled as 'Denim Influencer 2020' by Rivet 50. Celebrated my 10th anniversary with Long John in 2021.