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.
The men's KEEN Austin Casual Slip-on, one of KEEN’s lifestyle footwear, is available in sizes 7-17. A slip-on that is assisted with elastic goring, convenience is not only what is essential but a secure and flexible fit as well.
A work shoe that lets you tackle the urban challenges is what we all want and what the KEEN shoes men's Austin Casual Slip-on provide. Sleek with just the right amount of ruggedness, these nubuck/leather sneakers can transition from an adventure weekend to work weekday, without a hassle. Pair these with cargo shorts for a quick hiking trip or with dark-washed jeans for a meeting in the office. Either way, both will look stylish.
Even though it is not entirely a performance shoe, the KEEN Austin Casual Slip-On takes some of its outdoor heritage characteristics. Comfort for all-day and everyday wear is one of the qualities that it boasts, thanks to its metatomical footbed which hits the right spots of the foot.
A bold statement, "Necessity is the mother of invention," KEEN spurted from a sandal to what it is now today. Seemingly an overnight success, the brand only soared because of the effectiveness of its products. Founded by Martin Keen who was a former designer of footwear brands like Merrell and Saucony, he utilized his knowledge and fascination for sailing in designing and producing a sandal that provides protection and comfort on the outdoors.
Since then, the sneaker-sandal hybrid has branched into different designs, including the Austin Casual Slip-on which is more formal compared to its predecessor.
- The KEEN Austin Casual Slip-On is infused with Cleansport NXT which controls foot odor.
- These sneakers are available in Chocolate and Black hues.