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 low-top K-Swiss Court Addison Knit is offered in both genders' sizing. Men can pick from sizes 6.5 to 14 while women have 5 to 11 US sizes both in regular width. This pair runs true to size; therefore, it is advisable to grab one's regular shoe size.
The Court Addison NT used the lace-up fastening system with flat cotton laces that provide a personalized fit. Also, the low-top collar lined with textile material maximizes the range of motion on the ankle while the die-cut EVA sockliner enhances comfort.
K-Swiss Court Addison Knit Style
The mesh material on the upper of the K-Swiss court Addison Knit delivers minimalist appeal while keeping the classic court sneaker style. The well-ventilated upper is seated atop the white rubber midsole to furnish a versatile allure that can be sported with almost any laid back attire.
This eye-catching kick is available in several colorways - Navy/White, Vineyard Wine/White, Black/Gull Gray, White/Stingray, Charcoal/White, and Burnt Olive/White. Buyers have ample hues to choose from which they could pair up with their casual ensemble to flaunt a sharp look. Light-colored shorts, tattered jeans, or khakis paired with plain tees or half buttoned polo give a relaxed yet current getup.
Strutting an athleisure profile, the round-toe K-Swiss Court Knit gives a striking charm for its breathable mesh upper. The canvas upper is lined with mesh material giving a dimensional effect that effortlessly provides street fashion style.
K-Swiss Court Addison Knit History
Soon after they realized the potential of the footwear market, Swiss brothers Ernest and Art Brunner started the K-Swiss brand in the 60s. This idea kicked off when they could not find a suitable pair of footwear for them when they moved to California.
They coined the K-Swiss by merging the slang term of European kids 'Kalifornia' and combining it to the word 'Swiss' to symbolize the fusion of Swiss heritage with the street fashion of Americans.
In 1966, K-Swiss introduced the brand's first ever tennis footwear called K-Swiss Classic. It is made of premium leather materials and designed that was taken a cue from the side bindings and D-Ring lacing system of ski boots. The brand utilized these elements to allow maximum side movements apt for the tennis courts and ski sports.
Since then, K-Swiss has been a significant part in the history of tennis sport across the United States. The brand was tagged as the most inspiring and innovative brand present in the market. K-Swiss has been unstoppable in creating silhouettes both for performance and lifestyle genres.
One sneaker included in the K-Swiss lifestyle models is the K-Swiss Court Addison Knit that presents a classic court style footwear revamped with a full mesh upper. This model flaunts a versatile look that can be worn for any laidback activities without sacrificing comfort and durability.
- This pair has a lightweight rubber outsole that provides durable traction on grounds.
- K-Swiss Court Addison NT has a cushioned tongue and collar to boost overall comfort.
- K-Swiss' classic five stripes can be seen on the rubber midsole, tongue, and on the sides of the mesh upper.