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.
Fit & Sizing
The Lacoste Novas CT Leather is built with an engineered stretch-knit heel that delivers comfort for the foot along with the lace-up front that offers a custom fit. This men’s low-top sneaker is offered in sizes ranging from size 7 US to size 17 US and available in medium width.
Lacoste Novas CT Leather Style
A classic style that never fails to keep up with the trend with its simple image, the Lacoste Novas CT Leather keeps the wearer in style with its stylish appeal. The low-top profile shoe gives a sense of formality for the wearer’s outfit choice with its clean and sleek appearance.
The casual vibe of the shoe also enables it to blend in with the street-style. The versatile characteristic of the Lacoste Novas CT Leather brings out its ability to function well for both semi-formal and casual occasions.
A wide variety of outfit choices also works well with this low-top sneaker. With a favored choice of appropriate top, the Lacoste Novas CT Leather goes well with a pair of regular cut jeans, fitted jeans, and shorts.
A perforated detailing graces the sides of the Lacoste Novas CT Leather which provide breathability for the foot. The design of the shoe took inspiration from the tennis heritage which plays a significant role in the brand’s history. The low-top sneaker exhibited a leather upper structure and finished off with a rubber outsole, along with the gold René Lacoste signature on the tongue and the embroidered iconic signature crocodile logo.
Lacoste Novas CT Leather History
Lacoste was given birth in the year 1993 and was founded by tennis legend, René Lacoste with an expressed passion and love for the French urbanity innovation. René Lacoste, after a bet with his coach over a crocodile suitcase, was nicknamed by an American journalist as “The Alligator,” which then led to the beginning of the brand’s founding. The crocodile logo was then brought into reality in the year 1927 by artist, Robert George.
The polo shirt revolution took over the fashion industry, having the Lacoste brand being the reason behind it. The brand’s signature polo shirts keep up with the seasonal evolution of fashion style and stay on trend. The striped version of the polo shirts made its debut in the year 1951, and the children’s collection was launched in 1958.
The rich “sporting heritage and elegant style” of the brand was honored as they also have embarked on the international advertising campaigns during the 1970’s. The perfume and leather products of the brand debuted in the 1960’s and by the 1980’s the sunglasses collection was introduced. The Lacoste tennis shoe also joined the Lacoste product line in the year 1985.
As Lacoste continued to expand, its footwear line also introduced more fresh and innovative models. The brand also opened its Lacoste lifestyle footwear category with stylish and classic silhouettes. The Lacoste Novas CT Leather conveys a timeless appeal, featuring the iconic crocodile logo for branding on its side with a contrast stripe that intensifies the heritage of the brand.
- The Lacoste Novas CT Leather is built with 60% leather and 40% synthetic (polyester based PU) materials.
- The low-top sneaker comes with flat laces.
- Lacoste branding on the heel and tongue.