November 1st, 2012 by Brendan Dunne
Right around this time last year, there was a teaser circulating of a new Staple x New Balance project, one promising a New Balance 577 in what looked to be ‘Pigeon’ colors. Fast forward a year and the sneaker still hasn’t materialized. What has materialized though is some new info: Staple is working with UK footwear juggernaut Size? on a New Balance release to drop in the near future, one that very well may be the New Balance 577 in question. Hit the jump with us for a reminder of that initial teaser and stick with us for more on the Size? x Staple x NB release, rumored to drop some time this December.
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November 14th, 2011 by John Kim
Jeff Staple collaborations perfectly exemplify the ‘quality, not quantity’ idiom. It’s not often we see Jeff Staple team up with a major sneaker brand, but when he does, the term ‘instant classic’ can be attributed. Jeff’s clothing brand ‘Staple’ is the exact opposite of a misnomer, and his famed ‘pigeon’ motif has resulted in some highly-coveted gems like the Nike SB Dunk Low ‘Pigeon’ and a duet of New Balance 575s. Much to the satisfaction of sneakerheads worldwide, Staple will once again team up with New Balance – this time on the 577 model. Will it feature the Pigeon graphic once again, or will Staple divert into another direction? The salmon pink color seen here could indicate the return of the unofficial bird of NYC. Check out the teaser below and let us know what you think.
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