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  • Top

    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.

    Good to know

    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
    $100
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Fit & Sizing

The Puma Suede Platform Elemental is available for women with sizes ranging from 5.5 to 10.5. The lacing of the shoe allows users to get a more secure and adjustable fit.

Puma Suede Platform Elemental Style

Don’t be daunted by the Puma Suede Platform Elemental’s design. It’s surprisingly easy to match with any casual outfit. It looks good with leggings, ripped jeans, shorts, and cute short dresses.

Notable Features

The Suede Platform Elemental’s most noteworthy feature is its high-fashion look along with the shoe’s comfortable feel. The shaggy suede material gives the shoe a winterized appeal that is not only trendy but practical as well.

Puma Suede Platform Elemental History

The Puma Suede Platform Elemental is mainly based on that iconic 1968 track and field shoe, the Puma Suede. The Puma Suede was considered a trendsetting footwear because, during that time, most runners utilized either a leather or canvas material. The silhouette also sported a thick rubber sole and a rounded toe.

The Suede became so popular that in the years following its original release, Puma issued the silhouette new colorways and updates. It also became the subject of quite a few collaborations. The Puma Suede Platform Elemental is yet another iteration of the classic. It is also inspired by the elevated sole of Rihanna’s Puma Creeper.

The Puma Suede Platform Elemental keeps much of the details of the original but updates it with a platform midsole and a fuzzy suede upper. The new model launched on October 21 of 2016 at a price of approximately $92 per pair.

Additional Info

  • The Puma Suede Platform Elemental Pack initially released three colorways: Steel Grey, Winetasting, and Puma Black.
  • The sneaker has a leather Puma formstripe, a rubber sole, molded foam insole, and fabric lining.
  • The footwear weighs approximately 368.5 grams per shoe.