New Balance Japan celebrated their 14th Anniversary with a plaid-edition of the 1300. Now, it appears that they’re using the similar fabric on this new 997 model.
This offering of the New Balance 997 comes constructed in a mix of leather and suede detailed with plaid patterns covering the toe box, collar, and tongues. Bold Yellow “N” logos outlined in Grey atop a two-tone midsole and Black rubber outsole completes the design.
Already available in Japan, it’s currently unknown if this New Balance 997 “Plaid” colorway will release in the states on NewBalance.com.
Release Date: February 18, 2021
Price: 33,000 Yen