The men’s Varsity model of the SeaVees Monterey collection is available in sizes 7 to 13. On the other hand, the SeaVees Monterey Varsity women’s shoe comes in sizes 5 to 11. These kicks have half sizes for a more precise fit.
On the upper, this shoe features a traditional lace-up closure, which provides enough leeway for users to adjust the fit according to the width of their feet.
Because of its classic street sneaker style, the SeaVees Monterey Varsity has a versatile design that goes well with almost everything. Ladies can wear it with leggings, skinny jeans, or denim shorts. A white, printed shirt and a black mini skirt look great with this kick to achieve a fashionable look.
Men can go for the boy-next-door look when pairing the Varsity iteration of the SeaVees Monterey with jeans, a white shirt, and a varsity jacket. It can also be worn with shorts.
This sneaker uses a soft suede upper with perforations that creates a modern look for the OG SeaVees Monterey model. Also, vent holes are created on the sides for extra breathability. Furthermore, the textured toe bumper and midsole add to the durability of this kick.
Internally, this low-top kick is fitted with a fully removable footbed that is contoured to the shape of the foot. The insole is also perforated for excellent airflow and comfort within the shoe.
Unknown to many, SeaVees is the brand that started the transition of sneakers from being a gym shoe into the casual footwear that it is known today. The company started sometime in the 1960s, but it was reborn in the mid-2000s.
Steven Tiller and Derek Galkin found an abandoned pair of SeaVees kick in a thrift shop in Tokyo. After some research, they learned that SeaVees was one of the trio brands that were owned by B.F. Goodyear.
After buying all the rights to the brand, the creative duo revived SeaVees and turned it into what it is today. With the creative direction of Tiller, the company has become one of the top names in the casual footwear industry.
Despite carrying a variety of sneaker models, including the SeaVees Monterey Varsity from the Monterey collection, SeaVees sneakers stay true to their classic designs, good-quality materials, and excellent workmanship.
- The SeaVees Monterey Varsity in size 8.5 weighs 312 grams.