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.
Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather History
Timberland is a respected American company that focuses on outdoor wear, specifically footwear. The brand, owned and founded by the Swartz family, introduced to shoemaking a very innovative technology in 1965—the injection molding technique which allowed soles to be connected to leather uppers without stitching.
Timberland is well known for its boots, but the company also makes casual shoes. The Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather is one such footwear. The silhouette combines performance and style in one with hard wearing uppers, supremely cushioned insoles, and a color-contrasting design.
Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather Style
Let out your adventurous side with the Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather. These kicks have a daring look brought about by the eye-catching color-contrasting uppers. Match them with shorts or skinny jeans for strolls around the park or pair them with chinos and a polo shirt for casual Fridays at work.
Fit & Sizing
The Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather sneakers are available in a wide selection of sizes for men ranging from 4 to 16. The soft but hardwearing leather and mesh uppers provide adequate lateral support while the lace-up style gives a secure fit.
The Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather is all comfort and support. The shoes feature OrthoLite footbeds, which provide outstanding cushioning, and breathable and long-lasting mesh combined with premium leather for the uppers. Eco-lovers will also be glad to know that the durable and grippy lug outsoles of these shoes are made from 34% recycled rubber while the leather used comes from a tannery rated Silver in sustainable manufacturing by the Leather Working Group.
- The Timberland Kenetic Fabric and Leather mid-top shoes also contain EVA midsoles for shck absorption.