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.
Women’s sizes ranging from 5-11 were released for the low-top Keds Center. It’s constructed in medium width and has half size options. The upper material varies according to the colorway, but they all provide a dependable and durable fit. Ankle mobility is ensured by the low-cut collar, while the shoelaces help secure the fit.
The color options for the Keds Center sneaker are Black Twill, White Twill, Light Gray Jersey, Gray Chambray, White Chambray, and Gray Stripe. These neutral colorways have a summery vibe that would go well with light-colored dresses or skirts. They would also pair well with skinny jeans, leggings, joggers, and shorts, along with t-shirts, blouses, sweatshirts, and tank tops.
A feminine and nautical-inspired appeal are featured on this shoe, as seen in the Keds Center stripe option. The upper comes in twill, chambray or jersey material, depending on the colorway. Its lace-to-toe upper design gives the shoe a street-ready touch, complemented by the metal eyelets. Keds branding is showcased on the tongue, heel tab, and near the laces. Stitch details all over the upper give the sneaker a preppy flair.
Keds has been in the lifestyle sneaker game since 1916 when a group of thirty footwear companies first established the brand. The so-called sneakers were praised for their soft rubber soles, enabling the wearer to sneak around. By the 1920s, the label's kicks were favored by Olympic, professional, and college athletes.
Throughout the years, the company has consistently delivered on-trend shoes for ladies. Among the brand’s worthy offerings are the Keds Center women’s sneakers, dubbed by the label as flattering for everyone. The model offers comfort and a dainty appeal, courtesy of its round toe and sleek silhouette. It’s perfect for the modern fashionista looking for a balance between looks and feel.
- Cushioned comfort right out of the box is provided by the Dream Foam Memory footbed.
- The rubber outsole delivers support and traction.
- Extra comfort is offered by the sneaker’s padded collar.