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Suede Textured Lifestyle Sneakers

New Balance's 9060 Shoes Get a Natural Indigo Colorway

— September 12, 2022 — Lifestyle
New Balance introduces another tonal look that is seen decorating its 9060 sneaker model for the season with the latest Natural Indigo colorway palette to join its roster. The shoe is made from a blend of mesh throughout the base foundation of the shoe to add some breathability.

It is then accented with overlaying details of pigskin suede on top with shades of blue that are applied following through to the tongue. The mesh details and midsole base is decorated in a Calm Taupe color as grey is added to the heels. It is also applied onto the N logos on the sides of the shoe and the sole unit that features both ABZORB and SBS cushioning.

Image Credit: Lapstone & Hammer
Trend Themes
1. Tonal Lifestyle Sneakers - More brands can develop tonal colorways for their sneakers to create variety among their offerings.
2. Natural Material Accents - Incorporating natural materials, like pigskin suede, can elevate the design of lifestyle sneakers.
3. Breathable Mesh Design - Sneaker brands can experiment with breathable mesh designs to enhance the comfort of their sneakers.
Industry Implications
1. Footwear and Apparel - Companies in the footwear and apparel industry can incorporate natural material accents to their products to appeal to the consumers looking for sustainable fashion.
2. Sporting Goods - Incorporating breathable mesh designs can benefit companies in the sporting goods industry to appeal to athletes looking for more comfortable footwear options.
3. Fashion Design - Fashion designers can experiment with different materials, like pigskin suede, for their shoe designs to create new and unique looks.
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