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    Low Top

    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

    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.

    High Top

    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.

    Good to know

    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.

  • Inspired from

    Sports

    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.

    Casual

    Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.

    Good to know

    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.

  • Collection

    Good to know

    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.

  • Price
    $50
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The Keds Double Decker Sequin Knit is available in women’s sizes that range from US 5 to 11 in B Medium width. Half sizes are also available up to 9.5. The slip-on closure is equipped with elastic gores on both sides for on-and-off ease of wearing, while the footbed is of Ortholite technology for cushioned comfort and all-day freshness.

The Sequin Knit iteration of the favorite Double Decker silhouette adds a bit of shine and sparkle to the plain-looking slip-on construction of the original model. Cozy and stylish, this slip-on low-top Keds shoe flaunts a look that fit an active lifestyle. It is easy to wear and style, and match any set of wardrobe whether you are aiming for a casual, athletic, or girly look.

Like other Double Decker iterations, the Keds Double Decker Sequin Knit features a 1” platform rubber sole, slip-on closure with elastic gores, and a low-top profile. However, what sets this apart is the unique knitted material with sequin detailing all throughout the upper.

One of today’s most popular footwear brand that specializes in ladies’ sneakers is Keds. It is a centennial-old brand, founded in 1916 by the US Rubber Company, which celebrated its 100th year anniversary in 2016. It is currently owned by American footwear manufacturer Wolverine World Wide along with other popular brands such as Sperry, Merrell, Hush Puppies, Saucony, Bates, and much more.

Since it launched, Keds, as a brand, has been able to maintain its position in the footwear industry by producing shoes that adhere to its core principle of empowering women. Its shoes made a mark in the history of footwear, fashion, and culture. Several Keds models, in fact, have become popular icons and worn by influential celebrities and personalities across generations such as Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Yoko Ono, Jennifer Grey, Taylor Swift, and more.

The Keds Double Decker shoe is one of the promising Keds shoes of today. It is characterized by a simple and casual aesthetics, with a noticeable 1” platform rubber sole for a bit of added height, a comfortable canvas or jersey upper, and a slip-on construction for a laid-back feel and fit. Its introduction in the market has been a success that many versions followed suit including the Keds Double Decker Sequin Knit.

This iteration mimics the original Double Decker’s silhouette, except that the canvas or jersey upper is replaced with a sequin knit one for an added girly vibe to the shoe’s relaxed and simple look. It also features Ortholite insoles that are anti-microbial and moisture-wicking for all-day comfort.

  • The toe bumper exhibits herringbone pattern for added durability.
  • Keds brandings are minimal and can only be seen on the side of the collar and heel.
  • When cleaning this shoe, it is advisable to spot wash and air dry only.

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