Extremely popular sneakers because of their price range, versatility when it comes to style, and freedom of movement. Almost everyone is guaranteed to have low-top sneakers in their shoe rotation.
Mid-top sneakers extend toward the ankle for a little more support and hold. These lie somewhere in the middle between low-top and high-top sneakers in terms of usage and popularity.
Sneakers with collars that go above the ankles for optimal hold and support are some of the most sought-after models in lifestyle shoes. Most of these shoes take their roots from basketball and have easily or fashionably crossed to mainstream wear.
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Regardless of cut, it's always good to start with sneakers that can be worn for the daily grind, also called as "beaters" by some, as these are usually cheaper, easy to clean, and still gives that lifestyle "edge" before going for those wallet-thinning models.
Sneakers dominantly take their heritage from running, basketball, skate, tennis, training, hiking, and football. Still retaining a few of their performance-based technologies, these sneakers have transcended their respective niches and have successfully and popularly transformed themselves as staples of fashion footwear.
Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.
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Brands are now blending elements of performance and casual appeal in basically every sneaker. One can hardly go wrong with a sports-inspired sneaker or a simple casual shoe.
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Shoes sharing the same inspiration, history, materials, or technologies are routinely assembled under one compilation for the convenience of those who may wish to categorize or label their own collection as such. The classic collections like the Adidas Originals, Air Max 1, Air Force 1, new balance classic sneakers, and the Classic Leather head the pack of frequently asked about collections.
The Adidas men’s Hoops 2.0 sneakers under the Essentials range are available in full and half sizes from US 4 to 16 in D Medium or Standard width. The fit is generally true to size.
Like other low-top Adidas sneakers, this basketball-inspired model allows ankle mobility and a secure, comfortable fit with its lace-up closure system and padded mesh collar. On the tongue is a central loop tab that helps keep it in place and avoid sliding to the sides. Support and hold are excellent.
Designed with a basketball shoe DNA, minimalist aesthetics, and features that equate to comfort, the Adidas Hoops 2.0 low-top instantly gives out an everyday shoe vibe. Whether you're up for daytime full of errands or activities, or ready just for a casual chill day out, this Three Stripes has your back. You can wear it with jeans and shirt combo for a laidback ensemble, with joggers for a sporty look, or with shorts.
A modern and fresh take on a classic court style, the Adidas Hoops 2.0 shoes for men flaunt features that define the Adidas brand’s heritage in the sports and footwear industries. Although not as technologically advanced as top-notch Three Stripes shoes, the Hoops 2.0 continuously charms its audience with its simple approach to what casual sneakers should look and feel like. It is made with a synthetic leather upper with the iconic Three Stripes branding to the sides and prominent "Adidas" text brandings on the tongue and heel counter.
Legendary shoe brand Adidas has been in the footwear industry since August 18, 1949, when it was founded by German entrepreneur Adolf “Adi” Dassler in Germany. To this day, the Three Stripes brand remains a crowd-favorite with its diverse and robust lineup of comfortable and stylish sneakers for men and women of all ages.
Part of today’s modern casual sneakers from Adidas is the Adidas Hoops 2.0. Unlike the other modernized sneakers with extreme design, this shoe remained faithful to the brand's classic roots with its minimal design on a low-top, lace-up, basketball-inspired silhouette. The upper utilizes synthetic leather material with overlays for added support, which sits atop a rubberized cupsole. Some colorways available include Cloud White/ Cloud White/ Grey One and Core Black/ Cloud White/ Carbon.
- The Adidas Hoops 2.0 shoes display perforation details on the toe for enhanced ventilation.
- Also featured are a rubber cupsole, die-cut EVA sockliner, textile lining, and mesh collar.
- There is a mid-top variation of this shoe called the Adidas Hoops 2.0 Mid shoes.