Our verdict


Reebok adds another variation to the Classic Leather collection, the Classic Leather MU. Classified under Reebok Classics, this shoe retains the original's recognizable silhouette and boasts of its retro good looks which garnered approval from Classic Leather purists. Ultimately, this kick is revered for its time-tested comfort, vintage style, versatility, and durability, and if you value these characteristics in your pair, then this shoe might be an option worth considering.


  • “Classic” and “stylish”
  • Easy to clean
  • Old-school aesthetics
  • Easy to pair
  • Excellent quality
  • Reasonably priced


  • Shoelaces are too long

Who should buy Reebok Classic Leather MU

The Reebok Classic Leather MU is a great choice for women and men who are looking for:

  • simple design sneakers that offer versatility and ease in dressing it up and down
  • retro, straightforward, and understated design sneakers that pair easily with any casual clothes

Reebok Classic Leather MU logo

Added comfort of Reebok Classic

This shoe utilizes a lace-up closure system that gives a lockdown fit while padded collars provide added cushioning and comfort.

Reebok Classic Leather MU heel cage


Whether you like monochromatic colors or vibrant hues, or if you prefer a more breathable upper than the standard leather uppers, the Classic Leather MU provides options. Perforations in the toe box provide enhanced breathability.

Reebok Classic Leather MU upper material

History of Reebok Classic Leather MU

Following the success of the Freestyle, Reebok took the leather upper used in the Freestyle and applied it to an upcoming running silhouette. This silhouette is now known as the Reebok Classic Leather. Released in 1983, the shoe's target market was the decade's fashion-savvy consumers.

Reebok Classic Leather MU sole

Thanks to its straightforward and classic design it skyrocketed to fame and is widely recognized as Reebok's first success story.

Reebok Classic Leather MU laces

Today, through consistent releases of different iterations and through partnering with other brands for collaborative projects, the Reebok Classic Leather remains in demand among customers. Some of its notable collaborators include Kendrick Lamar and Palace Skateboards.

Reebok Classic Leather MU toebox

One of the many variations of this sneaker is the Reebok Classic Leather MU, which features the original silhouette and comes in multiple upper materials and colorways. Some of its colorways are Burnt Amber and Gum, Deep Sea and Mt. Fuji, Digital Blue, Digital Green, Carotene, Marble, Parchment, Soft Camel, Terrain Grey, Red Shadow, and Ash Grey / Chalk / Gum.