New Balance is known as one of the best suede and mesh runners on the market -- no matter what number the model is. This time, the brand strengthens that qualifier by way of an upgrade in materials, which makes this pair undeniable.

The New Balance 990 is treated to steel grey nubuck and drill cotton for a look that feels dressier than usual. The tonal affair is heightened by the use of tanned leather to add a bit of contrast and quality to the mix. They almost look like a collaboration, but this pair was pulled from the minds of their in-house designers, which means that they wont sell out due to hype.

They are currently available now at shops like Up There in Melbourne, Australia for $240 a pair. If you ask us, that's money well spent.

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