Facts

  • Top

    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
    $55
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The Keds Kickstart Ruffle Denim is in women's sizing from 5 to 11 US in medium width. This sneaker runs true to size; thus, it is recommended to grab one's usual shoe size. Also, this sneaker uses the traditional lace-up fastening system with white, flat cotton laces, reinforced with six gold-toned eyelets for an adjustable fit. Meanwhile, the brand used cushioned Ortholite footbed to enhance the overall comfort of this sneaker. 

The low-top Keds Kickstart Ruffle Denim shoe features an upper with a one-off design suitable for wearers who love to strut unique footwear. The upper is donned with blue denim material added with ruffles along its eyelets for an added stylish flair. This sneaker can be sported with virtually any attire such as pants, leggings, shorts, and even with dresses or skirts. Wearers can also match this shoe up with any white ensembles.

 

This women's Keds Kickstart Ruffle Denim used remarkable material and overlay on its upper making this sneaker notable for many buyers.  The denim upper enhances the laidback vibe while the ruffles boost the feminine charm.

Keds was the first ever brand that coined the word 'sneaker' to their canvas shoe with rubber sole. The brand called it as such for this footwear was the best option when one needs to sneak around quietly for its virtually noiseless nature. 

Keds thought of giving their sneakers an official name to make it more acceptable to the masses. The company came up with the name Champion. This model has withstood the trial of time and has experienced a few make-overs to furnish the huge demands of customers.

Over the years, Keds has stayed popular for its straightforward and simple design that can be effectively blended and coordinated with a wide scope of apparel. The brand has remained the leader in the women's sneaker market and was able to ink a few popular superstars to endorse their shoes, such as Mischa Barton and Taylor Swift.  

Although the advertising style of the Keds has remained unchanged, the structures and feminine vibe of their kicks have stayed untouched throughout the years. In 2016, Keds unveiled their Kickstart silhouette and surprisingly turned as one of the successful profiles in the Keds' armory. 

A few varieties of Kickstart have been presented in the market, and one of it is the Keds Kickstart Ruffle Denim sneakers that features a denim blue upper embellished with ruffle details to add character. This kick kept the while midsole with retro foxing for a hint of vintage heritage. 

  • This sneaker features a robust and supple rubber outsole that provides ample traction and grip for various surfaces.
  • The brand's care instruction for this model is to spot wash as soon there is dirt and air dry it.
  • This model has a vintage looking foxing tape for an authentic retro vibe.

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