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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DC Heathrow SE History
The DC Heathrow came out in the year 2015. It’s the first model from the Heathrow collection in which shoes are specifically engineered for the lifestyle user yet engineered to give high performance during each day-to-day activity.
The Heathrow had one outstanding feature. It had a UNILITE outsole which is designed to be super light and flexible to provide superior impact protection and long-lasting cushioning. And because of its high-grade outsole, the shoe uses less rubber on its bottom to produce a much lighter shoe overall that does not compromise on performance.
The DC Heathrow SE is a more premium iteration of the Heathrow. The Heathrow SE contains many of the elements of the Heathrow but is upgraded with an OrthoLite footbed for an even more cushioned feel.
DC Heathrow SE Style
The DC Heathrow SE is available in a wide variety of colors and prints to choose from, from subdued tonal shades to bright metallics and prints. There is something for everyone and definitely something that will match the clothes in your wardrobe. The colorful prints and vibrant hues will liven up any outfit and will surely add a bit of pizazz to your look. Wear the shoe with jeans, short, or joggers.
Fit & Sizing
The DC Heathrow SE is available in men’s and women’s models. The sizes for women range from 5 to 11 while the sizes for men are offered in measurements ranging from 4 to 14. Some prints and shades are limited only to either the men’s or the women’s. Buyers who would like to purchase a model designed for the opposite gender should follow this general rule: Men must go up one size and a half from their usual while women need to go down about the same. Although in the case of this shoe which runs small, it might be best to go up or down two full sizes.
The shoe is designed to be easily slipped on or off without the use of laces although it comes with a pair. The overlay design on the sneaker gives the wearer enhanced lateral support.
The DC Heathrow SE is specifically made to support your everyday activity by providing you with a comfortable wear. The OrthoLite footbed cushions the foot well to get you through long hours of work or play. The UniLite midsole enhances the wearer’s comfort while providing lightweight support, and the internal toe that provides reinforcement and improved durability.
- The DC Heathrow SE features a full bootie construction for the ideal fit, rubber outsole pods, and a suede upper.
- The Heathrow SE weighs around 283.5 grams per shoe.