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 Asics Tiger Classic CT is offered in men’s sizes from 7 to 14, and women’s sizes from 5 to 12. With its leather upper and lace-up closure, this shoe can comfortably accommodate users with narrow to slightly wide feet.
This low-top sneaker comes with a sports-inspired, minimalist silhouette. It can be worn with a wide range of casual and sporty outfits.
Men can go for the cool, athletic look when wearing the Asics Tiger Classic CT with a pair of black jogger pants and a printed T-shirt. Ladies may opt for the sporty-chic look by wearing this shoe with leggings and a plain muscle tee.
As a heritage shoe, the Asics Tiger Classic CT has a smooth leather upper with the brand’s stripe logo on both sides. The traditional laces and breathable mesh lining enhance the shoe’s customizable and comfortable fit.
This shoe also has a cupsole tooling that offers a supportive fit. The outsole is made of a durable rubber material that offers excellent traction.
Asics Ltd. or Asics was initially known as Onitsuka Co., Ltd. The company was founded on September 1, 1949 by Kihachiro Onitsuka. Asics is short for the Latin phrase “ anima sana in corpore sano,” which means a healthy soul in a healthy body.
The company started as a basketball shoe manufacturing brand but soon expanded to other sports. Despite the popularity of Asics running shoes, the sport style sneakers from the brand are also well known to a wide range of audience.
One of the crowd-favorite kicks from the Japanese brand is the Asics Tiger Classic CT. This minimalist shoe has a classic look and comfortable fit, making it the perfect choice for everyday wear.
- The women’s Asics Tiger Classic CT in size 8 weighs 283 grams.
- A size 12 of this sneaker in men’s version weighs 425 grams.