Brand: END. x New Balance

Model: 878 “Grey Gull”

Key Features: END.’s take on the New Balance 878 is inspired by the seagulls that are synonymous with coastal Britain. Blue-grey leather with grey and black suede overlays represent the birds’ plumage, while pops of orange, yellow and red are a nod to the seagull’s distinctive beak. The ABZORB cushioning system provides a sturdy foundation and gives the project a decidedly bulky look.

Release Date: October 19

Price: €119 / $130

Buy: Exclusively available on END. Launches

Editor’s Notes: British retailer END. keeps things close to home for the theme of its latest New Balance collaboration, opting to give the 878 a seagull-inspired makeover. As mentioned above, the color-blocking is a nod to the birds that call coastal Britain their home. The END. x New Balance 878 “Grey Gull” drops today, October 19.

On this week's episode of The Dropcast, we are joined by Treis Hill and Rob Cristofaro, partners-in-crime at Alife, who are on to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the New York City-based lifestyle, street, and skatewear brand.

To stay updated on everything happening in the sneaker world, follow @Highsnobietysneakers on Instagram, check our sneaker release date calendar and subscribe to our sneaker chatbot on Facebook to receive lightning quick updates to your inbox.

Our designated Selects section features products that we love and want to share with you. Highsnobiety has affiliate marketing partnerships, which means we may receive a commission from your purchase.

What To Read Next