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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Fit & sizing
The high-top DC Rebound High TX is a women’s shoe, with sizes from 5-11 in medium width. It fits true to size, although it's been found by some run small and narrow. A sturdy fit can be expected from the sneaker's canvas upper, along with its lace-up system. Its high-cut collar provides excellent support for the ankle.
DC Rebound High TX Style
With its high-cut ankle collar, the DC Rebound High TX looks great with any pair of jeans, especially in black or dark blue denim. T-shirts along with a jacket will complete any go-to casual outfit with these kicks. Shorts and skirts can also be paired with these sneakers for an edgy appeal. These shoes are perfect for creating a sporty yet laidback flair.
A canvas upper provides a lightweight and breathable fit for the DC Rebound High TX, which incorporates trademark DC details. Embroidered on the sides is the DC logo, which can also be found on the tongue and at the bottom of the laces. A striking asymmetrical collar provides a contrasting design to the model’s skate shoe silhouette. The collar is also padded along with the tongue for added comfort.
DC Rebound High TX History
Since 1994, DC Shoes has been providing sleek skate styles, fit for generations of casual wearers and athletes alike. Founders Damon Way and Ken Block envisioned a skate brand that would offer urban styles for creative and driven individuals. This vision can be seen with each model the brand releases. Initially based in Carlsbad, California, the company has since moved its headquarters to Huntington Beach.
In 2004, the company was purchased by Australian sports brand Quiksilver. Over the years, DC Shoes has been known for sponsoring popular skateboarders, releasing videos and creating signature shoes. Sneakers from the brand are distinct for their classic looks that can be used on and off the board. One such shoe that showcases the best of DC is the Rebound High TX.
A skate-inspired model, the shoe has a notable retro look. It’s the canvas version of the well-loved Rebound High sneaker, which was made of leather. This high-top shoe that’s made for women has a simple skate appeal that makes it suitable for casual everyday use. It has the trademark design details of DC skate kicks, lending it a timeless and street-ready appeal.
- The sticky rubber outsole is made to be abrasion-resistant.
- Also on the outsole is DC’s characteristic Pill Pattern tread.
- Breathability is offered by the shoe’s mesh lining.
- The sneaker’s cup construction offers support and durability.