The sneaker features a burnt orange upper with fuscVersace Vice President of Men’s Footwear Salehe Bembury teamed up with New Balance to deliver his take on the 2002R silhouette with the New Balance 2002R Salehe Bembury. This release draws inspiration from Antelope Canyon, a slot canyon located in the American Southwest. Its orange and blue earth-toned palette tributes the natural views that can be found on the peaceful journey through the canyon in Arizona.
Just like the canyon itself, the New Balance 2002R Salehe Bembury is rich in texture. Yellow mesh, orange hairy suede, and maroon leather smother the design’s upper in a style that leaves no dull moments. A blue shearling N logo, Salehe Bembury branded cork insoles, and an orange and maroon-speckled white sole complete this release.hia/yellow/blue detailing and a combination of large-hole mesh (as seen on the original 2002 model), contrasting rough suede, and a two-toned rubber outsole.