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.
With its leather and mesh upper, the Lacoste LT Fit Sport Mesh and Leather Trainers provide a flexible yet solid fit for the foot. It's offered in women's sizes, from 5-10 US. It's in medium width. Although the shoe fits true to size, it's been found to run small by a few users. A lace-up system secures the fit while the collar is cut low to ensure that the ankle is free to move.
The low-top Lacoste LT Fit Sport Mesh and Leather Trainers has a running-inspired appearance that makes it perfect for pairing with different outfits. This model can be matched with activewear for an on-the-go flair. For a more low-profile appeal, this sneaker could also be paired with shorts, jeans, skirts or dresses, along with t-shirts or a shirt. It's also appropriate for dressed-up or dressed-down outfits.
A modern and sporty style lends a refined look to the Lacoste LT Fit Sport Mesh and Leather Trainers. Its upper is made up of fine net mesh and leather, along with neoprene panels. Rope laces complete the athletic flair. Lacoste branded tape wraps around the heel counter and the top of the tongue of the sneaker. The Lacoste name is also debossed on the heel tab, while an oversized Lacoste Crocodile is embroidered on the side for a stylish finish.
Founded as La Chemise Lacoste in 1933, the Lacoste brand has many decades of history behind it. The man behind the name is the legendary French tennis champion, Rene Lacoste. In addition to being an iconic player in the court, he was also innovative and created his own tennis shirts. He was known as "the Crocodile" for his athletic prowess, and he used this image to boost his brand.
Lacoste's success in the tennis world is supplemented by his victory in the world of fashion. His simple and practical clothes have become essential pieces for preppy and casual styles, embodying luxury and elegance. Aside from Lacoste's clothing collections for men and women, the brand is also known for its watches, towels, eyewear, perfumes, and shoes.
One interesting shoe from the brand is the Lacoste LT Fit Sport Mesh and Leather Trainers. It has the traditional look of a sports sneaker but with a smooth upper that lends it a preppy flair. As a result, the shoe is ideal for any casual endeavor, whether hanging out, walking around, or working at the office. It’s for women who want an urban athleisure appeal for any day.
- Rubber and EVA make up the outsole, delivering durability and responsive support.
- The shoe's wrap construction offers a snug and comfortable fit.
- It is also called Lacoste LT Fit 118 2.