There were a lot of releases the past week and one that may have missed your crosshairs is the 'Contradiction Pack' from New Balance. The Flimby factory churned out these 1500 beauts done in blue and red accents set against a white base. I am not sure why they're called as such, but the nice...

Crooked Tongues has an exclusive look at a Tier Zero (Selfridges only) Air Flow release. With a neoprene toe and Phylon sole, "this shoe is the daddy of the Huarache, the grandfather of the Presto and the child of the Bermuda." Noted by CT, these reissues are a little wider than the original,...

Proving the point once again is the above collaboration between United Arrows and New Balance on the 1500 running shoe. The sneaker comes in a beautiful premium beige suede colorway, and looks even better with the orange laces. A refreshing, yet very classic and premium take on the runner,...

Three colorways of premium Flimby-made New Balance 1500s are set to drop at retailers. Two of the three styles feature a grey nylon mesh base with suede overlays — one in rich hunter green, the other in a lush violet hue — with black accents throughout the upper. The third pair has an original...

Fresh from New Balance's Flimby factory comes new Fall 2014 take on the New Balance 1500. Tuned for the season at hand, the English-made runner incorporates hues of black, blue, and orange across a rugged upper of suede, leather, and ripstop nylon. As per usual, an ENCAP sole unit provides the...

Titled Running Things, the sports brand rejoined forces with frequent collaborators Crooked Tongues to host a night celebrating classic running shoes, the sneaker culture and good music with some free drinks, assuring things were flowing smoothly. The accompanying audio background was...

Alfred x New Balance 1500. Only nine (9) pairs made it to our shores and with red being the go-to color for most sneaker aficionados, expect this release to sell out. Sole Academy's Academy members get 2 raffle stubs upon registration and three (3) stubs for anyone who purchases New Balance...

These trainers are available to buy from October 15th 2011 at Crooked Tongues and would certainly be a welcome addition to any serious collectors trainer collection.

Excerpts can be seen below with further details via the Crooked Tongues link above. How did you become involved with adidas? Did you work on earlier projects like the BAPE Superstar or Neighborhood adidas projects? My first contact with adidas was realized through Ian Brown who introduced...

Crooked Tongues is the latest collaborator to offer its take on Le Coq Sportif's Flash silhouette from the '90s with this "French Exchange" colorway. With the crew at Crooked Tongues admitting to not being terribly familiar with the model, this collaboration is based on the idea of an imagined...

 

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