Re-introducing a basketball legend. The return of the 550 pays tribute to the 1989 original that defined a hoops generation. Originally worn by pro ballers in the ’80s and ’90s, the new 550 is simple, clean and true to its legacy.Features
- Premium leather upper
- Lace-up closure for a secure fit
- Classic ’80s style
The New Balance 550 ‘White Purple’ delivers a simplistic two-tone colorway of the retro hoops shoe originally released in 1989.
The upper is composed of white leather with a tonal suede forefoot overlay and contrasting violet accents throughout.
They include a TPU heel clip, a raised ‘N’ logo on the quarter panel, and ‘550’ stamped on the lateral forefoot.
The low-top rests on a durable rubber cupsole, featuring an exposed EVA wedge on the medial sidewall.