Verdict from 30 user reviews

8 reasons to buy

  • Most of the reviewers agreed that the Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic has a gorgeous style.
  • Some purchasers find this kick's metallic design fun and unique.
  • A significant number of shoe users were delighted that despite its shiny finish, it is versatile and easy to pair with a multitude of casual outfits.
  • The Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic is available in different colors.
  • The shoe retains its time-tested and classic silhouette and fit.
  • It is comfortable, based on the majority of wearers.
  • Several consumers said that this pair fits as expected.
  • The Basket Classic Citi Metallic from Puma is available at a very budget-friendly price.

1 reasons not to buy

  • Some wearers noticed that the shoe makes their feet look bigger than usual.

Bottom line

The Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic is an icon made more fashionable through its shiny makeover. This shoe retains the same materials as the original model, which means its comfort and fit are recognizable and time-tested. However, its metallic design is what sets this shoe apart from previous models.

This kick could enhance any ensemble and could add oomph to a boring shoe collection. Additionally, it is one of the most affordable pairs out in the market right now. Classic fit, fashion-forward style without breaking the bank sounds like a great deal.

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Good to know

The Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic is available in both men and women's sizing. The gentlemen can choose from sizes 5 to 16 in D – Medium width, while the ladies can choose from sizes 6 to 11 in B – Medium width.

The shoe is reported to run true to size although some have reported otherwise, so fitting in person is recommended.

Shine in freshness and stand out in the crowd when you opt for the Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic Shoe. Let it be the focal point of your ensemble by pairing it with neutral colors or light-hued colors like pastels. Its low-top profile allows for easy pairing with most of your casual favorites. Dress it in jeans and shorts for the men, while the ladies can add skirts and dresses to their outfit line-up.

This pair's upper retains its predecessor's leather material, which provides the tried and true fit and comfort of its range. Perforated detailing can be seen on both the shoe's sides in the form of the brand's Formstrip logo, which also adds breathability. The shoe's collar is padded which adds comfort and cushioning.

Doppelganger of the Puma Suede. The shoe was first introduced in 1971 and became a favorite amongst basketball players and fans alike due to its simple silhouette and design that was enhanced by the leather makeover for its upper. The leather finish exuded a more sophisticated and premium appeal to the shoe.

Since then, the Puma Basket has cemented its reputation in the lifestyle category and has been reinterpreted in countless ways. One of these iterations is the Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic. Released in 2016, it dons a shiny metallic finish for a fashion-forward aesthetic.

  • Some of the available colors of the Puma Basket Classic Citi Metallic are rose gold, silver gold, and copper.
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.