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
The mid-top Timberland Dauset Chukka is exclusively offered in men's sizes that range from 7 to 13. Although most consumers found the shoe to fit perfectly, some have disclosed that it fits bigger than expected. Hence, trying a pair in person is best advised.
With an abundant cushioning in the collar and tongue areas, users are treated to a comfortable fit despite its ankle-length height. A lace-up closure is also utilized to provide a secure fit.
Timberland Dauset Chukka Style
The Timberland Dauset Chukka displays a hybrid style that seamlessly marries the traditional rugged aesthetic of a Timberland boot with the casual, sporty style of a sneaker. The shoe's premium and sleek leather upper provides the signature Timberland look while the midsole resembles a casual sneaker's traditional midsole, which worked as a unit that somehow bridged the gap between rugged casual wear and streetwear.
These shoes would look its best when paired with slightly loose fitting jeans or pants to complement its bulky form. Finish your look with a shirt and a coat or a jacket for a cool-looking winter/outdoor-inspired ensemble.
The Timberland Dauset Chukka exudes the traditional look of the Timberland boot, which makes it instantly recognizable especially the Wheat colorway. Its lux leather upper displays a dual tone that elevates the shoe's overall style, while the simple midsole provides a street-smart look to the rugged Timberland aesthetic. Behind this stylish aesthetic, it's nice to note that an Ortholite footbed helps keep the feet comfortable and well cushioned.
Timberland Dauset Chukka History
Officially launched in 1973, Timberland was born because of the success of the "6-inch yellow boot." Before the brand's creation, the company has been manufacturing the renowned yellow boot for almost two decades and achieved its international status due to the boot's superb quality and style. After a few years since the official introduction of the brand, their inventory expanded to include casual and boat shoes, which also catapulted the company's popularity.
Today, the brand remains relevant thanks to the exponential growth of their products that now include apparel, watches, backpacks, kids' footwear, and more lifestyle-based shoes. One of their many lifestyle models is the ankle-length Timberland Dauset Chukka Boot, which displays a simple yet stylish appeal with the classic quality of a Timberland shoe.
- It is available in Medium width.
- The shoe’s linings and laces are made from recycled plastic bottles.
- Its rubber outsole is also made from recycled rubber.