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
In US sizing, men and women can order a pair of the low-top Etnies Scout Yarn Bomb. Women's sizes start from 5 to 11. Males could have theirs from 5 to 15. Some suggested to add one size up as it runs too small. A regular lace-up closure is used to offer an adjustable fit. It has a knit and mesh upper with padded collars that deliver optimal comfort and a sock-like fit.
The Scout Yarm Bomb from Etnies features a mix of two upper materials. The toe area up to the tongue is made up of knitted yarn while the lateral sides up to the heel are composed of mesh. Given this blend of materials, it exhibits a casual and sporty appearance. It also makes itself more distinguishable from the more consistent look of the original model.
Because of its sporty profile, utilizing the Etnies Scout Yarn Bomb with athletic clothing such as jogging pants or gym shorts is as natural as it gets. Many have also recommended it to be used for everyday strolls because of its versatility with lifestyle clothing.
Etnies' trademark foam material, the STI Evolution, has been used on the midsole and outsole of the Scout Yarn Bomb. This tech delivers enhanced shock absorption, energy return, and stability. The outsole has rubber pods and a striking pattern that provides traction on a variety of surfaces.
Among Etnies' most famous skate sneakers is the Scout, which is popular for its lightweight construction and all-day comfort. This model features the STI Evolution Foam, a signature tech that provides durability, abrasion resistance, and optimal cushioning. It also has a thin mesh upper that has moisture wicking properties, and an Ortholite footbed that adds comfort.
Due to its popularity, subsequent models are released. One of these iterations is the Etnies Scout Yarn Bomb, which is available in multiple color schemes for both men and women.
- The regular price of the Etnies Cout Yarm Bomb is $75.
- Women’s color options are Black / Grey / Black, Grey / Red, White, Olive / White, Navy / Blue, Pink / Black, and Black / Green / White.
- Men's colorways are Dark Grey / Red, Grey / Green, Navy / Green, Black / Dark Grey / Red, and Black / Grey.
- A vegan version called the Scout Yarn Bomb Coco Ho is also available.