Celebrating the Lunar New Year with New Balance’s 1906U ‘Lunar Year Pack’

Lunar New Year approaches, sneaker enthusiasts and fashionistas alike have something to look forward to – New Balance’s 1906U ‘Lunar Year Pack’Lunar‘ New Year approaches, and sneaker enthusiasts and fashionistas alike have something to look forward to – New Balance’s 1906U ‘Lunar Year Pack.’ This highly-anticipated capsule collection from the globally renowned sneaker brand New Balance marks the Lunar New Year with style, functionality, and a nod to cultural significance.

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New Balance’s Evolution

New Balance, a name synonymous with comfort, durability, and style, has consistently evolved its lineup to meet the ever-changing needs of its consumers. Following the success of the 1906R model, New Balance introduces the 1906U, a fresh iteration that stands out with a new design approach.

Introducing the 1906U’ Lunar Year Pack’

The 1906U’ Lunar Year Pack’ celebrates the Lunar New Year, a festival revered by many cultures worldwide. This pack features two captivating colorways – Cream and Pink – each exuding a sense of celebration that aligns with the festival’s joyous spirit.

Material Blend

One of the standout features of the 1906U model is its unique blend of materials. Each sneaker combines leather, mesh, Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU), and ripstop nylon to create a visually appealing and functional upper. The use of diverse materials enhances the sneakers’ aesthetic appeal and ensures durability and comfort, making them a perfect fit for any occasion.


The ‘Lunar Year Pack’ offers two captivating colorways: Cream and Pink. Carefully chosen to reflect the Lunar New Year spirit, these tonal hues exude a celebration.


The Cream colorway is a subtle yet stylish rendition, featuring the iconic ‘N’ logo and 1906U branding adorned with silver accents. The silver details add a touch of sophistication to the overall design, making it an elegant choice for those who prefer a more subdued color palette.


The Pink colorway is the perfect choice for those who prefer a more vibrant option. It features a light pink upper with silver accents on the midfoot overlays, 1906U branding, and the iconic ‘N’ logo. The result is a sneaker that is as stylish as it is festive.

Cultural Significance

The 1906U’ Lunar Year Pack’ celebrates fashion and style and nods to cultural significance. The insole of the sneakers features a jade green color, complemented by an embroidered ‘NB’ logo. Jade green is a nod to the esteemed jade stone in China, representing virtues like benevolence, fairness, and wisdom. With a cream midsole and tonal outsole, the 1906U ensures comfort and style. These sneakers offer comfort and style all day when heading out or celebrating the Lunar New Year.

Release Information

The 1906U’ Lunar Year Pack’ will be released on January 1, 2024. Sneaker enthusiasts can purchase these special edition shoes at select retailers and online at New Balance. But that’s not all – the ‘Lunar Year’ pack will also be released on FEATURE.com via raffle. Remember to enter the draw before January 5, 2024, at 7 AM PST to get them for the retail price of $175.00.

In Conclusion

Prepare for the New Balance 1906U ‘Lunar Year Pack,’ a fusion of cultural tradition and modern style to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Sneaker fans and style gurus, watch for its wider launch coming soon. Those willing to add a pair to their footwear collection should stay in touch with the shoe label’s site.

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