Facts

Base model: Fila Disruptor 2
Style: Dad
Top: Low
Inspired from: Training
Collection: Fila Disruptor
Closure: Laces
Material: Leather
Price: $65
Colorways: White, Black, Red, Yellow
Special editions: 2 special editions
Size
Small True to size Large
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A top 5% best sneaker
A top rated Fila sneaker
Top 1% most popular sneakers
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The Fila Disruptor 2 Premium runs half a size small so, it is best to size up when getting a pair. This sneaker is offered in unisex sizing with sizes 5 to 11 for women and 6.5 to 13 for men. The leather upper may also provide a bit of stretch after the break-in period.

Wearing sneakers from the Fila Disruptor collection gives a more edgy look out of a simple, everyday outfit. The premium version of the Disruptor 2, like other Disruptor sneakers, can be worn with a wide variety of traditional streetwear as well as feminine dresses.

Men can pair this sporty kick with jogger pants or washed out denim jeans. Women can also create a fashionable look by wearing this shoe with boyfriend jeans, cargo shorts, culottes, or even the trusty little black dress.

The most striking feature of the Fila Disruptor 2 Premium is its super thick rubber outsole that comes with unique flex grooves. Its midsole is made of durable yet lightweight EVA material for excellent cushioning.

This dad shoe is crafted with a leather upper with branded details on the sides. The navy/red/white Fila logo is seen on the OG model, while a triple-white version is also available for those who prefer an all-white kick.

A unique, 3D eyebrow detailing is found on the lateral side of this shoe. Thanks to the stitched outline on the medial side, the Fila Disruptor 2 Premium provides a considerable amount of breathability despite its bulky appearance.

Unknown to many, the Fila Disruptor was born in 1996 as a lifestyle sneaker. But it was not until 2 decades later that the shoe reached its peak popularity, thanks to the current dad shoe trend. Fashionistas and sneaker enthusiasts have caught up with the craze, and the Fila Disruptor 2 Premium was one of the sneakers that got their attention.

The authenticity of the Fila Disruptor 2 Premium is responsible for its successful comeback. The silhouette remains similar to the original release but comes with a modern twist. Compared to other dad shoes in the market, this sneaker is relatively considered a minimalist.

This sneaker has been seen on the feet of several celebrities, including Dakota Fanning, and Ne-Yo. It comes in a number of attractive colorways to cater to a wide range of dad shoe enthusiasts.

  • The Fila Disruptor 2 Premium insole is both removable and washable.
  • Other colorways include pink, yellow and red.

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