Since 1905 the Horween Leather Company has been processing leather in Chicago, Illinois. Known for their wide range of tannages and unrelenting effort to produce the world's best leather, they have currently teamed up with New Balance on a set of sophisticated sneakers. Part of the "Explore By Sea" collection, this duo of New Balance models were made in the USA. The New Balance 1300 and New Balance 997 are quality crafted and boast a Horween Leather upper, ENCAP technology, and an XAR-1000 rubber outsole for durability and traction. You can purchase these exquisite New Balance models at Sneakerhead today.