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.
Reebok Classic Leather Seasonal II History
Introduced in 1983, the Reebok Classic was the first running iteration to be assembled with garment leather. A follow up to the Freestyle; the vintage running model was initially intended for footwear going on the trail. As the years progressed, along with the ridiculous success of the Reebok craze, the Classic Leather became a staple shoe for street wear.
Numerous versions of the said Classic was released to the public, honoring a specific event or an artist. For some time, its popularity was subdued with the decline in sales, but underground fanatics maintained its fire burning with loyalty running through their veins.
Decades have passed before re-witnessing the Classic Leathers gain in the limelight. The already jam-packed line up of the CL was even spontaneously regrown in the recent years. Simultaneous releases including revamps of suede uppers were observed.
In 2016, an iteration of the shoe was released with tonal coral accents on its upper partnered by laces which also are the same color. The Reebok Classic Leather Seasonal II was produced for women in varying colorways that are inspired by Moscow color themes from pink to blue to many other hues.
Reebok Classic Leather Seasonal II Style
Invigorating the image of the old school Classic Leather, the Reebok Classic Leather Seasonal II showcases colorful low-top tonal uppers that fit the need of women. From pink coral to crisp blue, the sneaker intends to turn heads while strutting the streets.
The laces are even tinted the same color to give that smooth look. The sneaker is perfect for sporting leggings or pants which also looks appropriate to be worn with dresses and blouses.
Fit & Sizing
The sneaker is available in full-size runs from 4 to 10 with half sizes. It is fixed with a lacing enclosure to administer a right snug and fit. The walls of its entry are lightly padded to provide a cozy feel. Cushioning is provided by a precision cut EVA midsole which is a lightweight shock absorber.
The sneaker is inspired by Muscovite color accents which flaunt a vivid tone. Prominent colorways of the Seasonal II model are the crisp blue and pink coral which also has tonal laces. Other iterations in retailers include suede uppers that mix and match different colors that still resemble the Russian City.
- Two lines of perforations are positioned at the toe box for breathability.
- Reebok branding can be seen at the vamp window box and the tongue. It is also found in the sneaker and at the heel tab.
- For traction, the sneaker is assembled with high-abrasion rubber for protection and grip.