New Balance 991


Words by Hugo Ross

Feb 11, 2019

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The New Balance 991 is an American and British hybrid masterpiece; excelling in comfort, style and performance.

The 991 has just celebrated its 18th birthday, drinking in Britain but not America. The shoe/masterpiece was first release in 2001, filtered through the lens of the 990 series. This style and colourway is perfect layer of tonal components topped off with a reflective 3-M N in typical Vanguards Orange. Its unique charms have earned cult status among runners, tech-heads and sneaker-nerds alike. Not to mention the loyal customers, who admire its manufacturing bases in Warrington, UK, and New England, USA.

To start investing in this shoe, is a wise move, you do so knowing it will stand the test of time and serve you well in the future, and with some luck won’t be discontinued for at least another 18 years.


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