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.
The Vans ComfyCush Checkerboard Slip-On in men’s version is offered in sizes 3.5 to 13, and the women’s Vans ComfyCush Checkerboard Slip-On is available in sizes 5. to 14.5. Given that it has a slip-on construction, this kick will consequently offer a more snug fit compared to its laced counterparts.
Fortunately, the upper material does stretch after continued use. Thus, providing a more comfortable fit for the user.
As a skate-inspired, low-top sneaker, styling the Vans ComfyCush Checkerboard Slip-On sneaker is like a walk in the park. This kick can be worn with almost anything. Ladies can wear it with the little, black dress for a more laid-back look. Men may use this shoe with colored jeans and a plain T-shirt.
This casual sneaker is also great with jogger pants, ripped jeans, denim shorts, and even leggings.
Vans has made this sneaker more comfortable with the new ComfyCush insole. The Vans ComfyCush Checkerboard Slip-On also features a revamped canvas upper that houses a one-piece interior. Furthermore, it features a moisture-wicking lining to keep the foot feeling and smelling fresh all day.
The first slip-on sneaker from Vans was introduced in 1977 as Style #98. It was later named as Vans Classic Slip-On and became one of the staple footwear in the skateboarding and BMX scenes not only in Southern California but all around the world.
With the Slip-On’s fame came several collaborations and iterations that had fans craving for more. The collection has collaborated with various names across all industries, including Disney, Harry Potter, Murakami, Mastermind Japan, and Comme des Garcons, to name a few.
Also, the brand has introduced numerous updates to their lifestyle silhouette, not only in the external appearance but also in its internal features. One of them is the Vans ComfyCush Checkerboard Slip-On. Wearing an eye-catching checkerboard pattern, this slip-on kick is a lighter and more cushioned version of the Vans Classic Slip-On.
- The Vans ComfyCush Checkerboard Slip-On provides more arch support compared to its OG counterpart.