Size and fit

The sneaker's easy slip-on feature is supported by an elastic gore feature on the tongue to secure the shoe in place. It sits on a durable yet flexible rubber outsole which is seconded by a removable insole for top-notch cushioning. The twill upper completes the pleasure package.

Men and women are fortunate enough to avail the sneaker which has size ranges of 7 to 12 and 5 to 11, respectively. All Keds Chillax sneakers run in a medium width.

Keds Chillax Style

Going boldly by removing the laces proved worthy with the Keds Chillax. Incidentally, the laceless look works well with almost any kind of outfit may it be jeans for going out or PJ's for chilling out. Women can partner it with summer clothes like dresses and skirts while men can go for a relaxed image by coupling it with shorts or denim.

The washed twill upper projects a flimsy look which when worn would readily conform to the shape of the wearer's feet. Its low top form and slim structure would suit those with narrow feet.

Notable Features

At first glance, the washed twill upper gives out a distinctive look which deviates from most Keds models found in the market. Most importantly, the unlaced look would be the pinnacle characteristic of the sneaks.

Keds Chillax History

From its heirs of rubber development to its unshattered legacy of producing slim casual shoes, Keds had continued to cater their patrons for decades with many comfortable silhouettes. Since its establishment in 1916, the Massachusetts company had come a long way from being the first one to coin the term "sneaker" to producing shoes for male and female worldwide.

The Keds Champion was the so-called pioneer shoe that started the sneaker trend. Keds invested on its image and made numerous iterations following its shape and structure. Take for example the Keds Chillax which is technically the same shoe but with revamps on the upper material and enclosure. One could chill and relax if there are no laces and to go out is as easy as slipping on these shoes.

Additional Info

  • Prominent colorways for women are Drizzle Grey, Charcoal, and Taupe. Men can sport the sneaker in an Auburn tint.
  • The footbed is removable which is convenient for throwing the sneaker in the wash.

Rankings

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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.