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.
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Puma Fierce Quilted History
When the Puma Fierce was released on the 1st of April 2016, the buzz that it generated was not only about how good it was, but also about how its endorser Kylie Jenner would come to terms with the displeasure of her brother-in-law Kanye West, who by the way designs and promotes Adidas shoes, toward her Puma endorsement. Kanye even tweeted about how Puma’s acts of signing his wife’s sister may “divide the family.”
Whatever issue they had, they must have resolved it behind the curtains because both the release and Kylie’s online endorsements of the shoe pushed through as planned. A commercial featuring her was even released.
Her endorsement proved to be so successful that the shoe was soon released in several Puma Fierce variants, from ones made of EvoKnit to items made of nubuck leather. And then there is this, the Puma Fierce Quilted, which is made of breathable textile that features intricate stitching patterns.
Puma Fierce Quilted Style
During its release, a lot of wearers thought that the Puma Fierce looked quite familiar. Indeed, the original shoe and the variants that came after it all resemble Rihanna’s Fenty trainer so much.
The Puma Fierce Quilted retains the Fenty’s now ubiquitous form. As such, it easily goes well with almost any outfit. Its largely monochromatic appearance also adds to its versatility. Indeed, this shoe is for every woman on the go.
Fit & Sizing
The Puma Fierce Quilted is available only for the ladies. It sports a slip-on construction to achieve its easy-to-wear goodness. The breathable mesh on the upper provides just the right amount of snugness.
Its neat and straightforward silhouette is this shoe’s most impressive feature. Inspired by the appearance of Rihanna’s Fenty trainer, this shoe just gives every woman the active sophistication that defines her.
- The shoe features caging overlays that give it structure and its supportive qualities.
- Because this is intended not only as a fashion statement but also as a training partner, the Puma Fierce Quilted has an exaggeratedly thick heel to provide movement stability.
- The Puma Cat is on the lateral side of the shoe.
- The Puma Fierce Quilted has pull tabs attached to the heel and tongue so that it’s going to be easy slipping in and out of it.
- The outsole is made of rubber to provide better grip on almost every surface.