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
With the mid-top profile, the Etnies Macallan offers ample ankle protection and support. It is available in men’s sizing that ranges from 5 to 14 US. Also, it is equipped with the Foam Lite 1 insole that delivers superior cushioning as well as shock absorption. A lace-up system is installed for an adjustable fit.
Depending on the colorway, the mid-top Etnies Macallan has a suede or canvas upper that offers adequate foot breathability. It has a heavily padded collar that comforts the ankle. Among the Etnies sneakers, it has a low-profile cupsole construction that provides durability and shock absorption, protecting the foot against hard landings.
Etnies Macallan Style
With a sleek construction, the Macallan is among the Etnies shoes with a mid-top profile that offer a stylish look. It exudes subtle sophistication and versatility that can match plenty of casual as well as semi-casual outfits like khaki pants, shorts, denim jeans, or jumpsuits.
The Etnies Macallan features a Foam Lite insole that delivers superior comfort whether you intend to use it for skateboarding, walking to the park, partying or going to the mall, among other usual everyday activities. It also has a stitch-and-turn toe cap, giving a unique look to the shoe’s design. Also, as an added design, there is a classic Strobel stitching accenting the outsole sidewall on the front.
Etnies Macallan History
Etnies is an American footwear brand that is founded by the Pierre Andre Senizergue in the 1980s. Driven to inspire and lead by action sports, it is one of the global leaders that offer functional, quality, and stylish footwear for skateboarders, maintaining the core spirit of the action sports.
The Etnies Macallan is among the skate sneakers that deliver not only performance but also comfort and style. It is equipped with the Foam Lite 1 insole to ensure all-day comfort. Also, its mid-top profile offers stability and support.
This lace-up shoe with a straightforward yet eye-catching upper offers a sophisticated look. With a stylish silhouette, it can definitely match both casual and semi-casual outfits.
- The Etnies Macallan is available in colorways like Rust, Navy/ White, and Grey.
- Etnies branding in leather material accents the upper near the ankle collar.
- It has a rubber outsole that gives reliable traction.