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.
The men’s Reebok Classic Leather ESTL, another iteration of the retro runner Reebok Classic Leather, can be copped in a size range starting from 6 to 14. For its lockdown, a traditional lacing system is positioned at the vamp.
Bearing an outgoing image is one of the prime attributes of the Reebok Classic Leather ESTL casual shoes. This sporty appeal would most certainly imply on coupling it with semi-athletic clothes like joggers or track pants. Rooting for a more formal approach usually entails skinny jeans or pin-rolled pants. Shorts are always viable especially for summer.
The distinctive features of the Reebok Classic Leather ESTL are its comfortable fabric lining and the mesh underlays which is complemented by leather patches that criss-cross all over the upper.
The 80s was a booming decade for running silhouettes and every company on the global scale obliged with one of their most coveted shoes. Among this colossal sportswear conglomerates were Reebok, a relatively burgeoning company in the last stretches of the 70s. The Freestyle, their quintessential sneaker to date, was the one which triggered their limelight status throughout the decade. But concerning running, they offered another pivotal model that tapped numerous enterprises.
Enter the Reebok Classic Leather--a hip and fashion-forward runner that was a follow-up to the Freestyle’s success. The sneaker was at the top of its game during that ethos, offering excellent cushioning courtesy of the BiDensity Shock Absorption System coupled by air vents to make the foot breathe. Fans of the Freestyle flocked to the sneaker and considered it as an option for their running needs.
Its iconic status never stayed at the paramount of the footwear industry, but thanks to its cult following, the Reebok Classic Leather lived up to its name. Enter the current time when vintage apparel was at the prime of its days and sporting retro shoes were trending. Soon after, designers and sneaker boutiques could not get a hold of its grace, including it in numerous collaborations and design revamps.
Among its endless makeovers is the Reebok Classic Leather ESTL which religiously pays homage to its UK roots. The coveted low top retains the classic tooling of using gum rubber and an EVA midsole. Its uppers showcase the original Union Jack accents in white, red, and blue. Leather overlays are complemented by a mesh sub-upper for maximum comfort and breathability.
- The footbed is made up of thin foam.
- Colorways of the Reebok Classic Leather ESTL are Black, White, Pink, and many more.
- ESTL also stands for “Essential.”
- Cushioning is provided by the die-cut EVA midsole while the grip is administered by the gum rubber outsole.