At the end of February, photos of Kanye West sporting a never-before-seen New Balance 997.5 surfaced on the web. Many of you really liked them and consistently asked when the release date would be. Although that is still unknown, we have now received news about a similar colored New Balance 998 that will release during the holiday season.
This particular 998 model was created specifically by the New Balance designers in Skowhegan, Maine. As for the makeup of this sneaker, it is comprised of dark grey/neutral grey premium leather and suede on the base mixed with a purple sole. Other features include neutral grey shoelaces, mesh areas on the collar area and a grey inner lining. As stated earlier, this New Balance 998 will hit stateside during the holiday season.