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    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.

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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.

  • 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
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The Lakai Cambridge is available in men’s sizing. Buyers can pick from 5 to 14 US and in medium width. It has a lace-up closure system that you can loosen or tighten for a snug and comfortable fit. The shoe upper is made of synthetic leather, mesh, and suede materials that keep the foot fresh and dry. Also, it has a textile lining for added foot breathability.

The cushioned footbed is equipped with the DELUX-LITE technology for all-day comfort and shock absorption. With the vulcanized construction, it has a PARA-MOUNT outsole that offers excellent board feel and grippy performance.

Depending on the colorways, the low-top Lakai Cambridge has a suede, synthetic leather or mesh upper as well as a combination of all materials. Some of the colorways are Grey Suede, Black/White Suede, Black/Black Suede, Red/Gum Suede, White/Burgundy Leather, White/White Suede, and Navy/Flame Suede.

This skate shoe can perfectly match denim jeans, sporty joggers, shorts, and khaki pants. Whether for school or office attire, this sneaker can definitely fit the bill.

With modern aesthetic combined with vintage sport style, the Lakai Cambridge has an athletic-inspired silhouette that is a worthy addition to an arsenal of kicks. Apart from aesthetic, it also delivers performance that skateboarders need.

Among its striking features is the DELUX-LITE midsole which offers not only comfort but also reliable impact protection. Also, it has a vulcanized PARA-MOUNT outsole that delivers excellent board feel and sure-footed grip.

In 1999, professional skateboarders Mike Carroll and Rick Howard founded the American brand named Lakai. Back in 1993, the thought of building the company was already there, but it was only after six years that Caroll and Howard took courage and finally launched Lakai.

Among Lakai’s innovative footwear is the low-top Cambridge shoe which was released in the Fall of 2018. It is co-designed with Jovontae Turner, a classic girl skateboards pro. This skate shoe has a modern design yet maintains its traditional elements.

The Lakai Cambridge has a breathable upper made of mesh, suede, synthetic leather or a combination of different materials, displaying a vintage look. With the perfect mix of modern and classic elements, it actually resulted in a versatile sneaker. Apart from a fashionable look, it also offers performance and comfort that skateboarder needs.

  • Lakai Cambridge has a shoe tongue that is adequately padded.
  • The outsole has a hex-flex tread pattern. The rubber is dense, so it does not wear out so quickly.
  • The insole has a deep heel cup to hold the foot in place.

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