Size and fit

Like the original Champion silhouette, the Keds Champion Lurex flaunts a low-top construction and a lace closure. This shoe’s profile gives wearers the luxury of flexible movement while keeping their feet supported. The laces provide a secure fit that can be adjusted depending on the wearer's preference.

Sizes available for these Keds shoes range from US Women 5 to 11 in B Medium width. Wide sizes are not available.

Keds Champion Lurex Style

These women-exclusive Keds sneakers exude a feminine yet sporty vibe. It features a tonal lurex nylon upper with a bit of shine and shimmer that sits atop a classic white midsole and textured gum rubber outsole. Still following the original Champion shoes, the Keds Champion Lurex stays true to the brand's known heritage of timeless aesthetics that women of all ages continuously patronize. 

Add a bit of glam and sparkle to any of your outfit with the Keds Champion Lurex low-tops. Wear them with shorts, jeans, or dresses to complete your effortlessly stylish look.

Notable Features

The Keds Champion Lurex flaunts a too familiar aesthetic, especially for loyal Keds fanatics. That is because it is based on the brand’s iconic and timeless Champion shoe model but upgraded with a bit of shine and shimmer for a fresh look. Instead of typical canvas material, this shoe utilizes a shimmering lurex nylon upper.

Keds Champion Lurex History

The Champion shoe model is a solid foundation of the Keds brand. Born in the US in 1916, it was the first rubber-soled canvas shoe ever created, and the shoe that brought life to Keds that we all know today. The Keds Champion Originals have always been a favorite among women since the very beginning. It took a vital role in the history of ladies' fashion and had influenced all kinds of women all over the world. Several iconic women across generations like Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Yoko Ono, and Taylor Swift have sported Keds Originals as their go-to footwear.

Today, the Keds Champion Originals remain relevant in the sneaker community. It is still in production and comes in various colorways, widths, and materials. One of the current versions of this shoe is the Keds Champion Lurex.

The Keds Champion Lurex resembles the original silhouette of the Champion, but the upper material received a shimmering upgrade. Instead of typical canvas, this version utilizes a lurex nylon upper for a fresh look. Released colorways of the Champion Lurex include “Slate,” “Champagne,” “Silver,” and “Black.”

Additional Info

  • The Keds Champion Lurex also features an Ortholite footbed for added cushioned comfort.
  • Keds brandings are kept minimal and can only be seen on the tongue, side collar, and heel.
  • Canvas linings are utilized on the upper.
  • The textured gum rubber outsole provides superior traction.
  • The four pairs of silver eyelets are of metal material for durability, while the flat laces are made of cotton material.
  • Care instructions: spot wash and air dry only.

Facts / Specs

Base model: Keds Champion
Top: Low
Inspired from: Tennis
Collection: Keds Champion
Colorways: Beige / Grey / Silver / Black / Blue
Special editions: 11 special editions
SKUs: WF57226 / WF57227 / WF57228 / WF57451 / WF60587 / WF60594 / WF61134

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Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.