Both pairs come wrapped in a series of premium black leathers, suedes and nubucks adding olive accents into the mix for the M1500NAG and tan accents for its M991KT counterpart. Not forgetting subtle hits of 3M reflective a signature finishing move for all of their silhouettes. Matching out the premium materials, each pair is crafted at the hands of Flimby’s New Balance artisans in England giving each pair a perfect hand-made finish.Read More
10/14/2019 10:43 AM
9/23/2019 3:19 PM
Kicking it all off this week, Mr. Mannequin's opted for a light layering of Blurhms' New Rough Smooth Thermal Pull Over in Off-White and Engineered Garments' Work Shirt in Navy Orange Check. All of his carry for the week is tucked into Engineered Garments' Herringbone carry-All Tote, and Norse Projects' Wool Sports Cap in Light Grey Melange keeping his head in check.
Heading down to the lower half of this weeks' outfit and Mr. Mannequin's slipped into a fresh pair of orSlow's 105 Standard Denim in the Two Year Wash before lacing up a fresh pair of New Balance M990GL5 to finish it all off.
Has he outdone himself this week? Continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details and decide for yourselves. Keep up to date with all the latest arrivals here, and shop this week's look here...Read More
9/2/2019 1:05 PM
New York workwear heavy-weights Engineered Garments are back at it again this time teaming up with New Balance to bring their signature asymmetrical mix-match to the 990V5.
Each of the three colourways feature a mixture of smooth leather, nubuck, suede, crocodile skin-style nubuck and lizard-embossed nubuck, which makes up an asymmetrical patchwork-like construction across both feet. Each pair is completely tonal with their heavy dose of mixed materials shining through as each surface hits the light differently. The 990v5 is finished with branded insoles, a rubberised tongue tag and a set of mismatched cotton and waxed laces to finish it all off.
Take your pick of Black (M990EGB5), Navy (M990EGN5), and Grey (M990EGG5) with all three pairs releasing this coming Saturday the 7th of September in store from 11am. Any remaining pairs will be available online shortly after the in-store release.
All three pairs will be available in sizes US8 through to US12 (including some half sizes) for $360AUD.
Until Saturday, we'll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump...Read More
9/2/2019 12:48 PM
New Balance pay respects to their most beloved of monochrome colourways for 'Grey Day'. This coming Thursday the 5th of September, New Balance deliver two renditions of the 997GY.
Both crafted in the U.S.A. in the signature tones of grey, the first offering from the duo, the M997GD1 brings the traditional 997GY switching out the signatory N's and moving around the 'Made In U.S.A.' embroidery in their place, theaving the tongue and heel blank. The second pair from the collection brings the 997GY into the contemporary space with the M997SGR 'Sport' switching out the traditional sole unit for the latest Encap Reveal.
Until Thursday, we'll leave you with all of the finer details after the jump...Read More
6/12/2019 4:15 PM
Mr. Mannequin's back and in action this week, ready for a little bit of sunshine, and unfortunately wet weather in between with our latest arrivals from Tender Co, New Balance, Engineered Garments, Garrett Leight, Maple, and Tom Wood.
Kicking it all off this week, Mr. Mannequin's all buttoned up in Tender Co's latest Prussian Blue Cardigan Cloth Boomerang Shirt. Accessorised this week with a selection of Tom Wood's Cushion Ring, Maple's Rolo Chain, and Garrett Leight's Champagne Brooks 47 for the inevitable sunshine.
Heading down to the lower half of this week's outfit, and Mr. Mannequin's opted for a pair of Engineered Garments' Norwegian Pants before lacing up a fresh pair of New Balance's Flimby made M1500WWN to finish it all off.
Has he outdone himself this week? Continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details of this week's outfit, and shop the look here...Read More
5/27/2019 1:52 PM
Mr. Mannequin’s back and in action, kicking off a cold week ahead with some layered goodness from Tender Co, 3sixteen, and Kapital, as well as pieces from Up There, New Balance, and Engineered Garments.
All layered up, this week Mr. Mannequin’s opted for a combination of Tender Co’s Sump Cloth Periscope Pocket Tails Shirt as well as 3sixteen’s Indigo Fleece Zip Hood, and Kapital’s 10oz Indigo Denim Attus Shirt. Not forgetting his head with Up There’s very own Collegiate Logo Beanie and his every day carry tucked into Kapital’s Boro Snuffkin Bag.
Heading down to the lower half of this week’s outfit and Mr. Mannequin’s opted for the tonal patchwork styling of Engineered Garments’ Painter Pants in Black before lacing up a fresh pair of New Balance’s M1500GNW to finish off this week’s outfit.
Has he outdone himself? Continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details and decide for yourselves before shopping the look here…Read More
5/13/2019 10:44 AM
Kicking it all off this week, and Mr. Mannequin's opted for Norse Projects' Elliot Wool Check in Magnet Grey, and N. Hoolywood's Grey Pullover Hoodie tucked underneath. Maple's Cowboy cap in Navy has his head covered this week.
Heading down to the lower half of his outfit, Mr. Mannequin's slipped into Blurhms' Light Reversed Satin Slacks in Deep Olive before lacing up a fresh pair of New Balance's M990GL5.
Has he outdone himself this week? Continue reading after the jump for all of the finer details and shop the look here...Read More
5/6/2019 5:16 PM
With a legacy that spans over three decades, the timeless go-to sets the industry standard. Designed without compromise, the New Balance 990 V5 blends the perfect combination of cushioning and stability. The result: a shoe that looks and feels as good as it does on your morning run and the runway. Crafted in the U.S.A. each pair pays homage and respect to all of its predecessors whilst pushing it into a modern world.
Worn by supermodels in London, dads in Ohio, and now you in Melbourne...Read More
3/18/2019 6:33 PM
New Balance's Tokyo Design Studio continue their efforts bringing us their latest Reveal Concept. The R_C2 brings the concept of “reveal” to the upper with translucent materials that expose an overbranded GORE-TEX membrane. These technical elements are complimented with with premium accents and nubuck overlays.
The ENCAP Reveal midsole highlights the traditionally hidden blue ABZORB cushioning alongside a ripple rubber outsole for increased traction and trail feel.
Three colourways of the R_C2 with the MSRC2BB, MSRC2OB, and MSRC2TR releasing this coming Saturday the 23rd of March.Read More
3/1/2019 2:14 PM
Crafted in England and their famed Flimby factory each pair is true to the 1989 original with a trio of premium nubuck and leather blues sitting atop the signature ENCAP sole unit to finish it all off.
Continuing the 30 year celebrations, New Balance revive the 1530. Crafted in England with a design that’s true to its 90's running legacy.
The M1530OGG's nubuck upper comes to us in white, navy and teal, along with signatory ‘N’ embroidery positioned proudly across the sidewalls. The 1530 sits comfortably atop a REVLite sole unit for enhanced comfort without compromise of the legacy it holds.
Rounding out the Made in England releases, New Balance deliver two hybrids from their .9 collection. The M9919EC, and M15009EC feature classic Flimby silhouettes mashed together with the 990V3 sole unit. Both colourways mix and match a series of premium suedes, nubucks and a touch of reflective against a cloud grey, white, purple, and aqua setting.Read More