Before running over to size? and Reed Space to cop the Staple x New Balance 577 x size? “Black Pigeon” sneaker on Saturday, November 17th, check out size?’s behind-the-scenes photos of the shoe being made, at New Balance’s historic Flimby Factory in UK. The factory, housed within the sleepy seaside town of Flimby has over 200 skilled and dedicated workers who manufacture some 6,500 – 7,000 shoes a week, all by hand! The beauty’s in the details.