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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Fit & Sizing
The VL Court Vulc is available for both men and women. For women, the size ranges from 5-10 while the men’s version is offered in sizes ranging from 5 to 13.
Adidas VL Court Vulc Style
The VL Court Vulc has a basic look that is both classic and modern at the same time. It is easy to pair with most outfits but look especially nice with jeans, shorts, and casual trousers.
The Adidas VL Court Vulc low top has a thick vulcanized rubber outsole that is easily recognizable along with its simple lines and low profile classic style.
Adidas VL Court Vulc History
The Adidas VL Court Vulc is a laidback tennis-inspired model that is big on style. It has a plush suede upper, lace up closure, waxed laces, and a vulcanized rubber outsole. A premium leather build also came out featuring a leather upper and three perforated stripes at the side.
The Adidas VL Court Vulc is part of the Adidas NEO (new) collection which first launched as a test phase in 2012. The Neo line, meanwhile, is part of the Adidas Group’s “Route 15” strategic business plan model where the target is primarily the young generation, most especially teenagers.
The goal of the NEO brand is to have a range of products which are affordable to the 14-19-year-old age group hence the affordable price tag on most products in the collection as well as the tagline of “Fresh, Fun, Active And Connected.” The Neo label carries everything from apparel to footwear and accessories for both genders.
- The VL Court Vulc has a suede or premium leather upper, depending on build.
- The suede model features synthetic leather stripes while the premium leather one features perforated Adidas stripes.
- The shoe has the Adidas word on the heel tab.