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.
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The shoe is exclusively offered in men's sizes that range from 6 to 13. Ladies who would like to cop can go 1.5 sizes down. It runs true to size, but most have found the shoe to be a bit narrow than expected. Fitting the shoe in person is best recommended.
The Adidas Superstar Festival Pack ‘s low-top silhouette makes it easy to pair with almost any casual staple, while its bright, tonal colors could add oomph to any outfit. Pair it with shorts, jeans, joggers for the ultimate laidback and fun ensemble.
The Adidas Superstar Festival Pack retains its predecessor's durable toecap for protection and long wear. The main difference is that this pair's upper is made of canvas instead of leather, which provides a more breathable and lighter fit. This shoe is also available in a variety of bold colors ideal for spring and summer seasons.
The Superstar was initially released as a basketball shoe in 1969. The shoe was the first to utilize exaggerated shell toe and textile leather for its upper as it aimed to provide support and sturdiness for the demands of the sport. As a result of its unique construction, it quickly gained popularity amongst professional basketball players as well as the masses.
In the 80s a hip-hop group called the Run D.M.C made the Superstar their unofficial footwear and also made a song about it, which further cemented the shoe as one of the most sought-after kicks of all time. Moreover, the Superstar's prominence is evident as different youth cultures, such as b-boys and skaters, adapted the shoe for its style, durability, and comfort.
Since its release, the Superstar has received countless of upgrades, interpretations, and versions from different brands, designers, and personalities. It is now available in Boost, Vulc, suede, and canvas versions. Some of the more notable collaborations are with Rita Ora, Bape, Pharrell, Neighborhood, and Undefeated.
In 2015, Adidas released a pack that caters to people who love going to different festivals and events. The shoe aptly named the "Festival Pack," comes in a variety of fun, bold colors to jazz up your festival outfit. Its upper is also crafted from canvas for a breathable and comfortable fit as you have festive fun under the sun.
- The brand's Trefoil logo can be seen on the shoe's tongue and heel counter.
- It is available in D –Medium width.
- The shoe's outsole exhibits the brand's signature herringbone pattern for added traction and grip.