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 Cole Haan men’s GrandPro Turf Sneaker is offered in sizes 6.5-16. Medium and wide widths are available. It also comes in women’s sizes 4-12, in medium width only. It has a low-top build that keeps the ankle free, while the shoelaces keep the fit adjustable. The leather and suede upper offer a solid feel. Additionally, the tongue and heel are cushioned for out-of-the-box comfort.
There are many colorways offered for the Cole Haan GrandPro Turf Sneaker, including Dusty Zen Blue, Ironstone Nubuck, and Ivory Tumbled/Pumice Stone Suede for the men. The ladies’ options are Brazilian Sand/Metallic Gold, Black/Optic White, and Optic White Leather.
Men can pair the sneaker with jeans, shorts, chinos, pants or joggers for any casual occasion. Meanwhile, women can wear their pair with skirts, dresses, shorts, skinny jeans, capri pants, leggings, and more. Soft hues and neutral shades will go well with the kicks’ low-key and classy appeal.
Featuring luxe leather and suede uppers, the Cole Haan GrandPro Turf Sneaker offers a high-class appeal. It has hand-stitch detailing all over the upper, along with stylish paneling on the toe, eye stay, and heel. The contrasting heel piece adds an exciting accent. Cole Haan branding is found on the tongue and near the laces for subtle yet exclusive flair.
American footwear label Cole Haan was founded in Chicago in 1928. It’s named after founders Trafton Cole and Eddie Haan. The brand initially manufactured men’s shoes exclusively. Today, the company produces a variety of dress and casual footwear for both men and women.
One of the brand’s most popular lines is the Cole Haan GrandPro sneaker series. It includes such sought-after lifestyle staples as the Cole Haan Grandpro Deck Sneaker. Another recent addition is the Cole Haan GrandPro Turf Sneaker, which is inspired by a quintessential soccer shoe.
This model is made to be incredibly lightweight, ensuring a timeless look that won’t weigh one down. Its luxurious upper is trimmed with suede, complete with the brand’s proprietary Grand.OS energy foam technology. As a result, wearers will be strolling along with surefooted comfort.
- This shoe is made with the brand’s trademark Grand.OS technology cushioning, making it lightweight, flexible, responsive, and comfortable overall.
- The EVA midsole is paired with a rubber bottom for a supportive and durable feel.