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.
An adjustable fit is being delivered by the Onitsuka Tiger Atwo with its standard lace-up closure system. The unisex low-top sneaker is offered in men’s sizing. Sizes available ranges from size 4 US to size 14 US including half sizes. The Onitsuka Tiger Atwo is available in medium width.
The Onitsuka Tiger Atwo took inspiration for its design from the brand’s own 1980’s discontinued silhouette the Onitsuka Tiger Alliance. The low-top sneaker is displaying an athletic vibe due to the jogging roots from its design inspiration plus a casual appeal from its stylish image.
With its casual appearance, the shoe fits well in the street-style category. It showcases versatility that is an advantage for wearers as it gives them the opportunity to be experimental with their attire. Different kinds of outfit ideas fit with the Onitsuka Tiger Atwo.
Skinny jeans, Cuffed fitted jeans, or jogger jeans paired with a casual set of top such as a simple t-shirt along with a jacket of choice goes well with the shoe. Women can also wear the sneaker with a pair of leggings.
The premium Okayama denim that covers the upper of the Onitsuka Tiger Atwo displays a distinctive appeal that brings out the identity of the silhouette. The clean design of the low-top sneaker also adds impact to its image.
Kihachiro Onitsuka, the founder of the Onitsuka Tiger, found a way to unite the nation after the disastrous World War II through sports. The nation’s passion for the American sports is what gave Onitsuka the idea of creating athletic shoes.
Like anybody else, Onitsuka’s attempts failed. It took several years for him to be able to create the right product finally. It was during one dinner while he was enjoying an octopus salad that he got the idea that brought him his success. One sucker of the octopus stuck on the side of the bowl, and it gave Onitsuka the realization that the same mechanism can be used by basketball players. That was the start of the brand’s journey towards success.
Various low-top, mid-top-, and high-top silhouettes were birth through the brand that offers performance and quality. The brand also embarked on a journey to the lifestyle category and was victorious. Some of their classics transitioned well into, and the brand also introduced silhouettes that were purposely as casual sneakers.
The Onitsuka Tiger Atwo is among the brand's sneakers that offer quality, performance, and style. The low-top sneaker exhibits a clean and stylish appeal with its Okayama denim upper construction.
- Flat laces are provided for the Onitsuka Tiger Atwo.
- The Onitsuka Tiger branding is presented on the tongue of the silhouette.