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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Though equipped with Sperry’s classic barrel-tie rawhide lacing, this model also works as a slip-on. That means quicker on-and-offs whenever you’re on the go. Additionally, a moisture-wicking Dri-Lex lining keeps the feet dry and fresh.
The Sperry Women’s Crest Vibe Chambray Stripe Sneaker is offered in sizes ranging from 5 to 12 and available in both medium and wide widths.
Sperry Crest Vibe Chambray Stripe Style
Sperry is a brand famous for its positively-vibed, preppy-looking sneakers that set you in a mood for travel and adventure. Why so? Sperry sneakers have long been associated with the seas, beaches, shorelines, and docks, and with the slow, laidback living under the sun.
This one here is one such sneaker that celebrates such classic Sperry spirit. The Sperry Crest Vibe Chambray Stripe is very versatile and looks good just about in any casual daytime or spring clothing, such as light dresses, jeans, capri pants, shorts, and skirts. It is available in three striped colorways: Blue/White, Linen/White, and Grey/White.
Setting this model apart from others is its striped chambray canvas upper with its pastel hues. It evokes memories of restful summer afternoons and leisurely walks under the sun. This notable canvas upper is vulcanized to the nonmarking rubber outsole, which is applied with the brand’s patented Razor Cut Wave-Siping technology. Hence, this outsole is not only durable but also gives you a sure footing on both wet and dry surfaces.
Sperry Crest Vibe Chambray Stripe History
Launched in 1935, Sperry has since produced out a wide variety of designs, all stamped with the brand’s legendary nonslip outsole. At first, the sneakers were made for seafarers, but later, Sperry stepped on land and branched out into casual footwear. Then on, Sperry went on to become one of the brands that defined the clean, preppy style. The Crest Vibes are among the brand’s classic lifestyle sneakers.
- This Sperry Crest Vibe sneaker is provided with a removable Memory Foam footbed, which adds cushioning with arch support.
- At the heel is pull tab for smoother on-and-offs.
- It has rust-proof eyelets, providing a more durable lace-up construction.