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.
These Reebok Workout shoes are available in men’s sizes, which range from 3.5 to 15, and all in medium width. Women who wish to grab a pair should go one and a half sizes down their usual size. For example, a women’s 6 need to pick a men’s 4.5. This laced-up model features a mid-cut design and hook-and-loop leather Velcro strap, which all provide the foot with adequate support, padding, stability, and secure custom fitting.
Mid-tops are not as widely regarded as low-tops as high-tops. So it follows that people do not frequently wear them. It also means that mid-tops, such as the Reebok Workout Clean Mid Straps, stand out amidst a crowd of sneakers whenever seen.
These Reebok Workout mid-top shoes, with their smooth, clean, and classic leather-y look, match a lot of outfits. Be it athleisure or casual wear or a mix of both. Men and women can rock these mid-tops daily with joggers, cotton shorts, sweatpants, plain tees, as well as slim-fit jeans and mini-skirts. Currently, this model is available in black and white colorways.
The signature H-strap which this Workout model exhibits is impossible to ignore. But put a novelty to it, such as adding a leather Velcro strap over it, then it’s on a whole different level. These Reebok Workout Clean casual shoes also feature a leather upper that has cleaner, subtler stitching and detailing, with a lightly perforated toe box area for added breathability.
The Workouts first appeared in the 1980s to accompany the rise of the aerobics fad. The Workout came in low-top and mid-top variations, designed by Edward Lussie, with aims of providing a footwear with all-around comfort and some dandy styling. The widely coveted side panel H-strap is a testament to that as it improves overall support and stability while boosting the sneaker’s style with flair.
Now Reebok comes up with a new iteration that shakes up the old Workout silhouettes. The Workout Clean Mid Strap is among the freshest additions to the beloved Workout line.
- Its gum rubber outsole provides excellent indoor traction.
- The EVA, or ethyl vinyl acetate, midsole also absorbs shock.
- Reebok branding is found in the tongue, H-strap panel, and heel area, and is embossed on the midsole.