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 Club C 85 Mid History
The Club C 85 Mid traces its history back to the tennis shoe of 1985, the Club C (Champion) 85. It had almost the same silhouette as another Reebok shoe, the Revenge Plus, but more minimalist and streamlined to fit conventional tennis-playing standards.
The original featured a British flag alongside the Reebok brand, a leather upper, and a terry towel liner which gave the shoe a cooling effect. Not only tennis aficionados became enamored with the shoe but aerobics enthusiasts as well and a few people from the fashion scene.
Due to the original silhouette’s popularity, various other iterations came out. One of these is the Reebok Club C 85 Mid. This new rendition has a mid-cut design, premium leather upper, and a padded foam insole.
Reebok Club C 85 Mid Style
This classic tennis-inspired mid-cut footwear looks great when paired with casual clothes. Match it with a shirt and joggers for a sporty look, or with jeans or khaki pants and a polo shirt for casual meetups with friends.
Fit & Sizing
The Reebok Club C 85 Mid is available in men’s sizes only which range from 6 to 13. Some half sizes are offered too.
The mid-cut design of the shoe gives the wearer more support, a better fit, and improved stability.
The Reebok Club C Mid’s mid-top design puts a contemporary spin to an otherwise old-school styled classic. The rich leather material gives it a premium look while the comfortable feel of the shoe means there is no need to sacrifice in the name of fashion.
- Contains an EVA foam midsole for good impact absorption.
- A padded foam insole gives the shoe extra cushioning.
- A high-wear resistance rubber outsole adds durability.
- The mid-top design gives the shoe more stability.