The Kicks: New Balance 57/40s ($120)
Release Date: Jan. 9, 2021
Why We Love Them: New Balance has announced its new 57/40 model, which is a modern interpretation of the brand’s iconic 574 sneakers. While we’re used to the footwear brand constantly reinventing its classic sneakers, we love the pops of colors — like a bold purple, neon green, and bright orange — featured in the new style. The sneakers have a retro ’80s-meets-’90s aesthetic that still feels fresh and fun.
The kicks come in black and white, both of which feature pops of rainbow-colored details that will make you smile. The uppers feature a mix of leather, suede, and mesh. Of course, the sneaker wouldn’t be complete without the classic N logo, which comes in a suede material. The first release of the men’s and women’s 57/40 sneakers will be available globally in a limited release beginning January 9, so set your…