Brand: JJJJound x New Balance

Model: 990v3

Release Date: May 12, 2022

Price: $250

Buy: JJJJound's website and globally on newbalance.com

Editor’s Notes: Fresh off an olive New Balance 990v3 drop, JJJJound is back at it again with another New Balance collab.

The Montreal-based design studio teased a new 990v3 model on Instagram, followed by the caption that read, "JJJJ SS22."

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For the latest JJJJound x New Balance 990v3, brown takes over the mesh and suede upper matched with black accents on details like the ENCAP-cushioned sole.

Since the New Balance's "N" logo is stamped upon the upper in its signature spot, I'd assume the JJJJound logo will grace the insoles, per usual too.

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Like JJJJound's past New Balance collabs, the latest collaborative shoe sticks to the script of a neutral color scheme.

After all, isn't that what makes the studio's collabs such rotation-worthy shoes — the appreciation for JJJJound's notable clean-cut, simple colorways?

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Let's recall the studio's tonal navy New Balance 990v4, grey 992's, and even its clean white BAPE STA's – all boast noise-free, muted color schemes that prove quiet flexes always win the race.

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New Balance has a thing for picking the silent assassins of the sneaker world, as collaborator Aimé Leon Dore is also known for hitting fans with the subtle flex spins, evident with the beef-and-broccoli 993s and upcoming 550s.

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We've been waiting for a release date for the latest hushed steez – aka the JJJJound x New Balance 990v3 — and now that we know we're taking the time to prepare ourselves for the two endgames: flexing our newest JJJJound New Balance's or flexing a smooth L.

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