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.
With a low-cut profile, the Vans Check Foxing Old Skool has a breathable canvas upper that can keep the foot fresh and dry. Like other Old Skool shoes, it has a lace-up system that gives a flexible fit. It has a cushioned footbed and padded ankle collar for comfort and support as well as flexibility. Like other Vans sneakers, it is available in men’s sizing ranges from 3.5 to 13 US.
Among the classic skate shoes, the low-top Vans Check Foxing Old Skool features a straightforward-designed canvas upper that is adorned by the iconic Sidestripe. Also, the plain foxing tape was embedded with the checkerboard print to add style to its overall look. It is available in Quetzal Green/ True White colorway.
It has a unisex style that can complement several casual outfits. Men can match this shoe with their distressed denim jeans, shorts, or even khaki pants. Also, ladies can wear their skirts or denim dresses and pair them with this Old Skool.
With a timeless silhouette, the Vans Check Foxing Old Skool is another iteration that exudes an unwavering style that catches the eye. From the name itself, it has the foxing tape with the checkerboard print that boosts the shoe’s minimalistic design to the next level.
The Style 36 of famously known as the Vans Old Skool was initially launched in 1977. It was the first to bear the iconic Sidestripe for enhanced durability. Also, it is one of the coveted silhouettes by BMX riders and skaters like Dakota Roche and Julian Stranger.
For several decades, the Old Skool has been present in skateboarding and fashion realm alike. It is a paradigm of comfort, style, and performance appreciated by men and women. As it expands its legacy, the silhouette has been used in several collaborations in designing amazing shoes.
Some of the companies, brands, boutiques, and celebrities that Vans partnered with were A Tribe Called Quest, Air Jam, Simple Union, Vincent Van Gogh, Nonnative, mastermind Japan, Marvel, Disney, and WTAPS.
Part of increasing Old Skool collections, the Vans Check Foxing Old Skool features a sturdy canvas upper with the leather Sidestripe and checkered print foxing tape. It has a padded footbed as well as an ankle collar that delivers comfort. Also, it has the rubber outsole with the waffle tread pattern that ensures a sure-footed grip.
- The Vans Check Foxing Old Skool has a re-enforced toecap that is built to combat repeated wear.
- It has a leather lining for a great next-to-skin feel.