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    Low Top

    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

    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.

    High Top

    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.

    Good to know

    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.

  • Inspired from

    Sports

    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.

    Casual

    Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.

    Good to know

    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.

  • Collection

    Good to know

    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.

  • Price
    $70
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Fit & sizing

The low-top Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas comes in medium width and runs true to size. The shoe is available in men’s sizing from 4 to 13. Women may opt to go 1.5 sizes down to get a similar fit. The sneaker is kept secured by round laces with a back heel pull tab for easy on and off. 

Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas Style

A comfortable, breathable, and lightweight sneaker is a must have during the summer months. The Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas sneaker has a canvas material for the upper that is breathable and ideal for casual wear. Available in a wide selection of colorways, the modern design of the Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas shoe takes pride in its versatile design that can be worn from summer to fall without any hitch. The canvas textile allows one to experiment with various looks and can be paired effortlessly with cotton shirts, jeans, shorts, and other comfortable casual wear.

With several colors to choose from, the design also allows wearers to vary their looks depending on their mood and match the shoe with their top clothing seamlessly. The low-top sneakers are also modern without setting aside the legacy of the Sperry label in producing comfortable, lightweight, and stylish shoes perfect for sailing, romping at the beach, or just strolling at the boardwalk or the urban jungle on a sunny day.     

Notable Features

The Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas is a modern breathable sneaker equipped with updated features that include a removable compression-molded Ethylene Vinyl Acetate foam color pop footbed that maximizes comfort aided by the soft foam midsole. It also features a patented SON-R technology in the outsole design that results in an interactive footbed providing natural sensory feedback, active traction, and greater stability and agility. For superior traction, the molded Hydro-Grip outsole with Adaptive Wave-Siping disperses water underfoot and reduces slippage on the wet or dry surface.

Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas History

An updated look to the Sperry Flex Deck CVO releases in recent years which involved mesh and microfiber uppers, the Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas was released with modern touches and regular round laces compared to the previously issued toggle laces in the mesh version.

Sperry shoes have been sold since 1935 when sailor Paul Sperry came up with non-slip rubber soles. The Wave-Siping technology used on the bottoms became the foundation of the modern boat shoe. The design uses sole siping technology patented by John Sipe. After a few prototypes, Sperry came up with a boat shoe design on his Circular Vamp Oxford canvas shoes that have boomed in popularity among sailors and those wanting non-slip shoes with a summery feel.

The CVO has been in the shoe portfolio of Sperry Top-sider sneakers that include the slip-on moccasin or the Authentic Originals. Among the original patrons of the shoe designs from Sperry was the US Navy.  More than 80 years since the founding of the Sperry brand the CVO shoes remain to be one of its top-sellers. Its enduring design never runs out of style especially for those looking for casual sneakers and boat shoes with the company only updating some features and materials to keep up with the increasing demand of the ever-growing sneaker market.

Additional Info

  • The Sperry Flex Deck CVO Canvas sneaker has heel counters and lining bonded through the hot-melt process for seamless comfort and stability.
  • The sneaker construction bonds the lightweight foam midsole with the upper making the low-top footwear secure and durable.

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