The New Balance US574 is Consumer-Designed from the Ground Up

 - Apr 8, 2011
References: newbalance & highsnobiety
Aspiring shoe designers are definitely going to want to check out the New Balance Custom US574. New Balance's latest shoe is completely customizable and lets you select exactly what type of materials the shoe is constructed from.

The New Balance Custom US574 lets sneakerheads become shoe designers by giving them their choice of "8 premium suede options, 8 mesh options, 9 lace options, 10 logo and backtab options, 2 midsole/outsole options and up to eight embroidered character," according to the site. This much choice is bound to lead to some crazy creations, which should keep you from ever seeing anyone who is sporting the same shoe as you. Each pair of Custom US574s are made in North America at New Balance's Maine factory and sell for $114.95.