31 Dec '13, 12pm

The @cncpts team knows that MADE IN THE USA trumps all other NBs:

The @cncpts team knows that MADE IN THE USA trumps all other NBs:

It's still all about the Benjamins. You might know by know that Concepts' M998 was our favourite collaborative shoe this year. Why? Because, being Brits, we had no idea what a 'C-Note' was when we first saw them, but we still tripped out over the use of colour, with that blue on the midsole seemingly coming out of nowhere to cut through the autumnal tones. But it all comes down to the money and when we found out that they were themed on the new $100 bill, we were even more amazed. — not just because the other (scrapped) version of our Reebok Classic we submitted was based in British currency in a similar way, but because here it made all kinds of sense. The triple digits, the high cost of a pair of 99X NBs…it just works. Plus, being close to New Balance HQ, the Concepts team have a strong relationship with the brand that goes back to The Tannery's early days and that manif...

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