The New Balance 1500 is considered one of the best and most popular runners that the brand has to offer. Having made its initial debut way back in 1989, the sleek runner still manages to be a staple in the wardrobe of every New Balance enthusiast.
Originally made for actual running and performance, the New Balance 1500 has effortlessly transitioned to a casual and athleisure runner over the years. Made in either England or the US, if there is one thing that you can expect from the silhouette, it’s top quality and craftsmanship every single time.
Priding itself on its versatility, the New Balance 1500 has released in plenty of designs that are ideal for any and every occasion. Over the year’s we’ve seen the model dressed up and dressed down.
It has taken part in collaborations while also shining bright in plenty of in-house releases. That said, today we hit you with a list of what we feel are five of the best New Balance 1500 releases that are up for grabs today. Take a look at the list below and let us know what pair you are feeling the most.
New Balance 1500 Brown, Olive, Burgundy
My personal favorite from the bunch, this iteration of the New Balance 1500 screams Fall season. Yes, I know we’re currently in Spring/Summer, but this is definitely a pair I’d pick up right now, stock for a few months, and rock the hell out it once the leaves begin to fall and turn brown.
This made in England runner comes opts for earthy tones that can be found throughout the mixed-material upper. Constructed out out premium nubuck, mesh and leather, the shoe’s rich color palette utilizes beautiful shades of Brown, Green, Red and Blue. Looking to change things up a bit from the norm, this New Balance 1500 opts for a Black midsole and Gum outsole. Retailing for $175, pick up a pair today directly from END.
New Balance 1500 Year Of The Rat
Chinese zodiac 2020 is the Year of the Rat. To celebrate New Balance dropped this special iteration of their New Balance 1500. Fairly neutral in appearance, this made in England 1500 lets its quality materials do most of the talking. Done in Black along with two shades of Brown, the shoe dons a pigskin suede that takes care of the entire upper. The same hues are used to take care of features such as the branding, lining and laces. Giving it a bit of an aged motif is the off-White midsole stacked up on top of the Black outsole. Order your pair today from END..
New Balance 1500 Black White Animal Pack
Making up one half of the recently released New Balance 1500 Animal Pack, this animal-themed sneaker comes equipped in animal print overlays. Said to be the more subtle version from the two offerings, this New Balance 1500 comes in a Black and White color scheme consisting of the aforementioned wildlife-inspired textures and prints. A mesh base accompanied by both suede and leather overlays make up the design of this wild sneaker. Out now, pick these up directly from New Balance.
New Balance 1500 Navy Grey
Versatile in appearance, this made in England New Balance 1500 opts for a classic Navy and Grey color scheme. Said to be inspired by the OG colorway of the New Balance 991, the Navy and Grey color scheme is placed on the upper that’s constructed out of a mesh base and accompanied by the leather and suede overlays. The design of the upper blends in effortlessly with the hues that take care of the laces, lining, branding and of course the ENCAP-equipped sole unit. Available now, pick these up directly from SNS.
New Balance 1500 Grey
The color Grey is synonymous with the New Balance brand. Always has been, always will. Keeping things true to its roots, this New Balance 1500 comes in a Grey upper that nods to the Boston-based brand’s own history. Inspired by one of the OG colorways of the New Balance 991, two shades of Grey take care of the shoe’s upper. The shoe starts off with a mesh base that’s then paired up with the leather and suede overlays placed throughout. A White midsole and Grey/Black outsole round out the main features of the shoe. Now up for grabs, get your own pair directly from SNS.