News — CNY


New Balance celebrates the 'Year of the Ox' with this introduction of the all-new ML2002R9, a nod to the shift of the Lunar Calendar. While many other releases put their spin on the traditional red and gold colorways synonymous with Chinese Lunar New Year, New Balance utilizes neutral tones with the 2002R sporting a black, army, beige and navy palette.  Using a more subtle inspiration, the sneaker includes smaller 'CNY' details to pay tribute to the Ox. The 2002R sports a gold outlined ox shape on the insole as well as hits of red on the toe, tongue tag, and ankle stamp. With subtle and unique hints, the sneaker is a must have neutral to any collection, or outfit rotation.

Release Info: Registration for the New Balance ML2002R9 has now concluded.

Rules: One (1) entry per person Online + One (1) additional entry per person on our Instagram.

Sizing: Men's Sizing 6 - 13 US

Price: $170 CAD


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For the upcoming Chinese New Year at SNEAKERBOX, Jordan Brand has transformed its classic Retro Air Jordan 5 low model to embrace the celebration through new materials, colors, patterns and embellishments. The colorway is simple in itself with a palette of sail, red, and optical yellow accents however, what gives the silhouette a number of new identities is the full wear and tear away canvas upper.

The tear away material that coats most of the entire body of the shoe reveals a patterned layer beneath, making the shoe able to worn in a multitude of possibilities and looks. While it may be hard to see what the pattern reveal looks like, the shoe box shows a part of the design as part of its packaging. Other details include a number of banner logos that are featured on the heel and behind the tongue. Through the opaque netting on the side is also the word “ACTION” paired with some additional text in the same yellow and red colorway.

Release Info: The Air Jordan 5 Low 'CNY' launches 12:00AM (PST) - Saturday, Jan 23rd, 2021.

Sizing: Men's Sizing 8 - 12 US

Price: $280 CAD


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