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.
As with other renditions of the timeless Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top sneakers, this Pride edition is made available in unisex sizing that starts from US men’s 3/women's 4.5. It runs a half size large. The low-top profile of this shoe gives wearers freedom of movement. It also features a lace-up closure that can be adjusted for a customized fit.
Far from the classic, plain-colored, canvas Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top sneakers, this special edition is full of colors. Released to commemorate Pride month and the LGBTQ+ community, it dons a rainbow-themed aesthetic from upper down to the soles that many Converse followers embraced and perceived as stylish and fun. Despite all the colors, this rendition retained the original Chucks low-tops' versatility. It can be paired with basically anything from sun up to sun down.
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Pride Low Top is a one-of-a-kind addition to the lineup of Converse low top sneakers. While its core model is known for its simplicity and timeless style, this Pride rendition somehow deviates from this norm and takes a new spin by being not afraid of experimenting with a combination of colors. Like the other shoes from the Converse’s 2019 Pride Collection, this shoe follows the Pride theme in celebration of the Pride month.
Truly iconic on its way is the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top. It was first introduced in 1957 as the low top counterpart of highly acclaimed Chuck Taylor High Top shoe, which was then an already established performance basketball shoe from the same brand.
When Converse first released its Pride Collection in 2014 in commemoration of the Pride month and the LGBTQ+ community, the American footwear brand made it an annual event. Hence in 2019, just in time for the 50th anniversary of the historic Stonewall Riots event, Converse yet again released its annual Pride Collection.
Part of the 2019 Pride Collection from Converse is a special rendition of the classic Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top sneakers called officially as the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Pride Low Top. The shoe is based on the profile and construction of the original low top Chucks All Star with added design throughout that reflects the theme of the said collection.
Also released as part of the Converse 2019 Pride Collection is the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Pride High Top.
- The shoe is customizable via the brand’s official website.
- It features a breathable and lightweight canvas upper.