Sneaker Freaker links up with New Balance for the release of a collaborative sneaker, dubbed the NB997.5 “Tassie Tiger”.
Considered a hybrid silhouette, the sneaker fuses the midsole of the NB998 with the refined upper of the NB997. As for the nickname, well, the shoe features characteristics of the Tiger and its surroundings, such as triangular fangs placed on the sole and use of the black suede. It also features a shade of terracotta suede, as well as the salt and pepper embellishments on the sole.
The Sneaker Freaker x New Balance NB997.5 “Tassie Tiger” drops online July 16, before hitting select New Balance retailers on July 23 as an Asia exclusive.