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The Jefferson 2.0 Liteknit is a unisex sneaker that is available in men's sizes measuring from 3-12 Medium. The 3D elasticized Liteknit reinforced with traditional lace-up closure hugs and secures the foot in place. The rubber rand and toe gives structure to the shoe, which is an excellent complement to the softness of the upper.
Despite sporting a different material than its usual EVA upper, the Native Jefferson 2.0 Liteknit sports the same silhouette as its predecessor. Resembling a modern tennis shoe this time, it retains the same versatile style that is perfect for summer and spring. With seven colors available for this style, users have a wide variety of options to choose the best pair that strikes their liking.
It seems like most brands are aggressive in formulating their own sock-like fit technology. Adidas has the Primeknit, Nike has the Flyknit, and, for this case, Native created the Liteknit. This material keeps does not only keep the shoe lightweight and breathable but also boosts the comfort at its finest.
From how the brand started, it seems that Native founder Damien van zyll de Jong began to it all at a spur of the moment. Chatting with his friends about his intention of starting a shoe company while on his way home from a snowboarding trip, it just magically came into life.
With no experience in the footwear industry, Damien flew to China to learn more about the manufacturing process. Moreover, he surrounded himself with people who are experts in the industry. Two years after, he launched Native, a unique footwear line as it sports an EVA upper instead of the usual canvas or leather. To date, the Native Jefferson shoes are Native's most popular sneakers around.
- Much like all of the Native footwear, the Jefferson 2.0 Liteknit is beast-free, which means that not a single animal part has been utilized in creating this product.
- These sneakers are hand-washable, making it easy to be kept clean.