Snow Peak/New Balance
Snow Peak & New Balance's Tokyo Design Studio Collaboration
Outdoor apparel company Snow Peak continues to make new and exciting designs, creating workwear-inspired pieces to traditional garb, their North Face type style is definitely catching on. Lisa Yamai, daughter of the brand owner, designs most of the apparel herself, and now she has and the brand are teaming up with NewBalance’s Tokyo Design Studio to create something new.
And that they did, taking the outdoorsy vibe and fused it with NB’s iconic look, and came out with the EXTREME SPEC R_C4 MID. The upper is made of black Cordura and Gore-Tex material and Navy blue mesh, with a reflective “N” branding on the side panels. Other details include a magnetic Fidlock buckle on the ankle, and a black midsole with thick tread on the outsole making it ready for any enviroment.
The Snow Peak & New Balance collab will drop exclusively in Japan on October 5th, and don’t forget to check out the pics above.