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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Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Pro Low Tops are sold in men’s sizes which run from 6.5 to 13, but they’re unisex. There’s usually two full sizes of difference between the men and women’s sizing in Converse shoes, but this particular model runs large by a half size, so women need to go down by 2.5 for a precise fit.
The shoes feature gusseted tongues, which not only prevent the tongues from shifting around while you ride, they also provide a more secure lockdown feel. The sneakers are lace-up and utilize a seven-eyelet lacing system for customizing the fit.
Even when they’ve been turned into skating kicks, Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Pro Low Top sneakers still have that classic flavor that’s hard to resist. They have even retained that straightforward styling that has attracted generations of sneaker lovers to the CTAS silhouette.
Everyone knows you can pair Chucks with everything, and we do mean everything. Shorts, jeans, leggings, chinos, dresses, skirts, and more. There have even been instances where brides and grooms wore these to their weddings. So go ahead, style these up how you want. These Chuck skate kicks will take care of your ensemble.
Converse took classic shoes and turned them into real performers. We’re talking about Chuck Taylor All Star Pro Low Top shoes. The unisex canvas kicks are so tough that they can take a beating from your rough skateboarding play.
Zoom Air Bag Heels deliver responsive cushioning, while the rest of the insoles is made up of OrthoLite foam which wicks away moisture, lets your feet breathe, and fights against odor.
The soles of the sneakers have been updated to increase grip tape traction by 70%.
The Chuck Taylor All Star silhouette has been around for more than a hundred years, and it looks to be staying around for yet another century with the way things are going. The model has undergone various re-imaginings and iterations. Lately, it has also been used by Converse for their CONS (skateboarding) line.
When Converse first launched the CTAS Pro shoes, the brand outfitted them with Lunarlon insoles and stitched the tongues to the side panels for a better fit. In 2018, they replaced the Lunarlon with new insoles that featured Zoom Air at the heels, a firmer type of foam at the forefoot for support, and OrthoLite elsewhere. Converse also added an ollie pad with a .8mm of rubber to some colorways.
- Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Pro Low Tops feature vulcanized soles, medial eyelets, and the CONS license plate.
- The insoles are removable.