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.
Fit & Sizing
Comfortable fit with adequate wiggle room for the toes as well as unrestricted ankle mobility can be expected from this sneaker’s low-top profile and breathable canvas upper. Made for men, this shoe is available in standard width with sizes ranging from 7-12.5.
Reebok Royal Global Slam Style
Strut your everyday jeans, chinos and shorts with the low-top Reebok Royal Global Slam and look stylish in a snap. Its tennis shoe-inspired silhouette is often donned in neutral tones like black, gray and navy. Minimally-styled, the hints of contrasting color on the Reebok embroidery on the side and the “Vector” logo are its main highlights.
Aside from its sleek upper, the Reebok Royal Global Slam is distinguished for its synthetic underlay stripes that improve the shoe’s durability and support. Its white sole unit with honeycomb-like tread, on the one hand, is known for its superior cushioning as well as wear resistance.
Reebok Royal Global Slam History
Although lagging behind when it comes to fame and market share, Reebok has undoubtedly made its mark in the industry. Originally known as the JW Foster and Sons Incorporated, this company has been making spiked-shoes years before sneaker juggernauts like Adidas envisioned it.
Over a century have passed and Reebok, despite being underrated, continues to be a distinguished brand in the market. Known for their tech-packed runners that were previously the shoe of choice of world-class athletes, this brand also became famous for its lifestyle sneakers that are versatile, stylish as well as reasonably priced.
The most coveted models of the brand are found in the Reebok Classic, Club and Ex-O-Fit lines. The Royal Collection, which includes the Royal Global Slam, unlike the others, often gets the least limelight. Despite its lack of exposure, fans of the brand are slowly noticing these kicks for its good looks, versatility and attractive price tag.
- It has removable sock liners that supply maximum cushioning.
- Shoes are constructed to accommodate orthotics.
- A snug, comfy fit can be achieved with the help of its 6-eyelet lace-up closure.
- The thinly padded collar and textile lining improve the sneaker’s in-shoe feel.
- Additional branding can be found on the tongue label and the undersole.