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.
Fit & Sizing
The Ecco CS14 Retro Tie is available in men’s sizes only with sizes ranging from 7-7.5 to 13-13.5. The ECFS-treated insole provides cushiony comfort while the elevated heel provides enough arch support.
Ecco CS14 Retro Tie Style
Ecco low-tops are very versatile and more so with this model. These trendy casual shoes can take you from the gym to the office to anywhere else without skipping a beat. Pair them with shorts or jeans for lazy afternoons or short-distance hikes. Chinos or khaki pants and a crisp shirt would do the trick for a smarter occasion.
The Ecco CS14 Retro Tie is a contemporary interpretation of a classic silhouette. The shoes’ insoles utilize the ECCO Comfort Fiber System which provides uncompromising and unrelenting comfort to get you through your entire day, no matter how long it may be. Leather covers the insoles for a sumptuous feel while padded cuffs provide additional cushioning.
Ecco CS14 Retro Tie History
From a small manufacturing warehouse with used equipment to a major shoe brand with a global following, Ecco Sko A/S has grown by leaps and bounds since 1963. Founded by Danish Karl Toosbuy in Bredebro, the Ecco company has kept to its core values of quality and function with its excellent selection of footwear. It is so committed to high standards that it is now the only major company to own and manage all steps of the shoemaking process.
The CS14 Retro Tie continues on Ecco’s fine tradition of manufacturing outstanding footwear. The brand added a modern twist to an otherwise classic-looking men’s silhouette to produce premium footwear that looks set to take on any urban situation.
- The Ecco CS14 Retro Tie sneakers feature topstitching, leather-lined insoles, direct-injected polyurethane outsoles, cow nubuck uppers, and soft textile linings.