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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Fit & Sizing
The Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack runs true to size and in medium - D width. The shoe is kept secured by a regular flat shoelace. Size of this classic sneaker ranges from 7 to 13 and only available in men’s sizes.
Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack Style
The heritage style is best exemplified by the Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack. The original silhouette of the Reebok Classic is given a modern treatment with vibrant colors and a speckled midsole to highlight the contemporary design of today’s cushioning technology.
The vibrant colorways of black, teal, and indigo are most popular. The low-top sneakers make for natural movement while its chunky midsole that fashionably gives decent cushioning and protection. The shoe is best paired with sporty-casual clothing like jeans, joggers, and shorts.
Aside from the heritage sneaker looks, the Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack boasts of a precision-cut EVA midsole for an ultra-lightweight kick with durable shock absorption. The speckled midsole, meantime, adds that unique track style while the high-abrasion outsole assures wearers of superior traction that lasts.
Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack History
The Reebok Classic Leather has been conceptualized at the height of recreational running and fitness craze of the 1980s.The all-leather exterior and sleek design made it an instant hit among sneaker fans. The classic all-white kick became a favorite among running enthusiasts and those doing fitness exercises because of its durability.
The vintage running shoe’s first release in 1983 sparked a new wave of fitness trainers targeting gym-goers and runners during the height of the recreational running trend. After the Reebok Classic’s popularity waned in the late 1980s, the hip-hop community embraced it as a lifestyle sneaker.
Three decades after its release, Reebok began to resuscitate their sneaker portfolio after more than a decade of struggles in sales in the 1990s to 2000s. Among the famous footwear designs that were welcomed with much anticipation is the Reebok Classic Leather.
Several years later in 2014 many big-time shoe manufacturers have expanded massively on their lifestyle shoe offerings. To remain competitive in the market, Reebok took the chance of having celebrity endorsers for the Classic Leather. Among the celebrities that became endorsers for this shoe include American hip-hop star, Kendrick Lamar.
The collaboration between Lamar resulted in the release of favorite shoes that include the Kendrick Lamar x Reebok Ventilator in 2015; the Kendrick Lamar x Reebok Classic Leather, Kendrick Lamar x Reebok Classic Leather Deconstructed, Kendrick Lamar x Reebok Classic Leather Perfect Split pack, and Kendrick Lamar x Reebok Classic Leather Lux in 2016; and the last the Kendrick Lamar x Reebok Club C in 2017.
Soon the brand also made headway after copping collaborations with other celebrities like Victoria Beckham, Ariana Grande, Machine Gun Kelly, Future, and Gucci Mane. The Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack has a fresh take on the retro running shoe with suede and ballistic nylon upper and a speckled contrasting midsole.
- The Reebok Classic Leather Speckle Midsole Pack has a perforated vamp to let air pass through making the toe box breathable and ventilated.
- A padded sockliner for added cushioning while a soft tongue and collar help keep the feet secured and comfy.