New Balance 1906R 'Heat Be Hot' by Salehe Bembury

Last updated on February 16th, 2024

Updates on 2024 January 9th(↓):

Salehe Bembury unveils his latest collaboration with New Balance, the 1906R "Heat Be Hot." In a captivating video, scientists clad in hazmat suits conduct an experiment where foam "lava" erupts onto the shoes, showcasing both the silver/yellow/orange and red/blue colorways. The highly anticipated release of the "Heat Be Hot" 1906R is scheduled for January 11th at 9am, exclusively on beaspunge.com. Stay tuned for the announcement of a wider release date on newbalance.com.

Updates on 2023 December 21st(↓):

NB 1906R by Salehe Bembury

Salehe Bembury offers a more intimate glimpse into the upcoming New Balance 1906R collaborations, accompanied by a succinct caption that reads "Heat Be Hot".

Salehe Bembury, the Creative Director for the Crocs Pollex Clog collection, has played a vital role in revitalizing the Colorado brand and bringing it into the modern era of fashion. Currently in attendance at Paris Fashion Week, the Tribeca local recently took to social media to give his followers a sneak peek at a possible new collaboration with another beloved partner, New Balance.

NB 1906R mudguard/toebox

Bembury appears to have customized the New Balance 1906R for his upcoming collaboration, following the successful release of his 990v2 sneakers last year.

Departing from his previous tonal designs, the esteemed Boston brand's top-tier running solution now boasts a dynamic, multi-colored gradient that spans across its mesh foundation. The vibrant hues begin with a striking yellow at the toe and gradually shift to a vivid crimson at the heel.

NB 1906R on feet

Additionally, the classic running silhouette incorporates grayscale elements, infusing the sole unit and upper overlays with lively silver metallic accents.

While we eagerly anticipate more information about the release, take pleasure in this exclusive preview of the Salehe Bembury x New Balance 1906R.

By the way, the New Balance 1906R in "Silver/Blue" are now available with $155 retail price.

NB 1906R on feet
NB 1906R Salehe Bembury