This low-top sneaker is available in standard sizes for men only. It runs small for most wearers. Thus, it is recommended to size up in order to get the best possible fit. Being a slip-on shoe, it comes with side gore panels making it easy to put on and off.
The Brixen II WP from KEEN features a sleek upper construction with a waterproof nubuck leather upper. Its overall slip-on design makes it suitable for both work and casual wear. It looks great with denim shorts for a sporty casual look.
The KEEN Brixen II WP comes with a KEEN.DRY™ waterproof membrane that is effective in keeping the foot warm and dry during the cold season. Also, this kick features a breathable mesh lining and the Cleansport NXT™ technology that promotes natural foot odor.
KEEN was founded in 2005 by Martin Keen, but its first shoe was invented two years prior. Despite being relatively new to the market compared to its competitors, this American footwear and accessories brand is a fast-growing company. Thanks to the ready market in sailing, water activity, and lifestyle shoes.
KEEN also manufactures casual and winter footwear as well as bags, socks, and clothing lines. With the wide variety of products offered, it is no wonder that this company had an estimate of $140 million in sales in 2009. One of the many successful products of this company is the KEEN Brixen. It is a dual-climate shoe in a slip-on style.
- This shoe uses the KEEN.FREEZE rubber outsole and a dual-density EVA midsole.
- The KEEN Brixen II WP has a thermal heat-shield footbed that maintains the warmth of the foot without absorbing cold from the ground.