Release Date: KITH x New Balance 2018 Collection

The KITH x New Balance 2018 Collection is a new series of footwear that features three styles-the New Balance 997, 997S, and 997S Fusion modes. Inspired from two of Ronnie Fieg‘s favorite New Balance silhouettes with the United Arrows & Sons 997.5 and nonnative 997.5, the featured collection is in six colorways. Each silhouette is styled in two different color schemes, with one a tribute to the United Arrows & Sons pair, and the other as a nod to the nonnative 997.5.

Look for the Kith x New Balance 2018 Collection at Kith retail stores and online on November 21. Always keep it locked to KicksOnFire for the latest in sneaker news, release dates and where to purchase your favorite kicks. Continue reading

You Can Now Add Swarovski Crystals To The New Balance 574

The most luxurious pair of New Balance 574s have just released and not only are they fancy, but they are also made personally for you. New Balance has taken their extremely popular 574 silhouette and given you the option to add Swarovski crystals to it thanks to their NB1 customization platform. You can choose from a variety of colors to place on the suede and leather upper and you can finish off the shoe with Swarovski Crystals in two different color choices of Peacock Crystal or Rose Crystal on the signature “N” logo on the side panels. These won’t come cheap though as it’ll run you $300 to create your own pair. Will you be creating a pair for yourself? Continue reading

The DTLR Villa x New Balance 998 Four 4 Four Represents The City Of Brotherly Love


DTLR Villa (Philly retailer) links up with New Balance to release a special iteration of the New Balance 998 dubbed the DTLR Villa x New Balance 998 Four 4 Four. This version of the model is inspired by the pride and glory of Philadelphia as each color uses on the shoe has its own representation to the city of brotherly love. To break it down for you, the Green stands for “Soaring High,” the Blue for “playmaker,”  the Red for “Hardball,” and the Orange and Black for “The Fight.” What you end up getting is a multi-colored finish placed all over the premium suede upper. The shoe also comes equipped with an ABZORB midsole paired up with a White and Grey rubber outsole. Get a good look at the DTLR Villa x New Balance 998 Four 4 Four above and pick these bad boys up on October 26th exclusively at select DTLR Villa locations and online at for the retail price of $210. Continue reading

nanamica And New Balance Link Up To Celebrate Utility and Sports

Japanese label nanamica and New Balance‘s Tokyo Design Studio have come together to release a collaboration centered around utility and sports. The collaboration combines nanamica’s technical fabrics with New Balance’s athletic heritage. Let’s get a closer look.

The collection is centered around the New Balance R_C1 sneaker that’s inspired by the New Balance 1300 line. The New Balance R_C1 comes dressed in a Gore-Tex upper done in your choice of Navy or Beige. Both options come with tonal laced and branding all while being placed on top of a White sole unit. The collection will also include matching Cruiser jackets also constructed out of a Gore-Tex material. Also pictures are co-branded sweatshirts and T-shirts. Look for the nanamica x New Balance collection to release at nanamica stores on October 27. A wider release will take place on November 10. Continue reading

The New Balance 247 Just Dropped In A New Grey Morn Colorway

The New Balance 247 just dropped in an exceptional colorway for the Fall season as we bring you a look at the Grey Morn pair. Covered in a mesh construction throughout the majority of the upper, this New Balance 247 takes on a light grey/cream hue giving it a versatile look. The shoe is then hit with nubuck and TPU detailing in complimentary colors of Navy and Team Red to give it a patriotic look. Finishing details include white laces and a REVLITE cushioned midsole that combines all three colors. Continue reading