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.
Without the complicated lace-up closure system, the Vans OTW Rally Slip-On permits the foot to get off and on the shoe quickly. It has a low-cut ankle collar that allows sufficient ankle mobility. The elastic goring on the sides gives a snug fit.
Like most of the Vans sneakers, it is available in men’s sizing. Since it has a unisex style, it can still be grabbed by women by simply ordering 1.5 sizes less from the men’s sizing to achieve their exact fit.
More than just a skate shoe, the Vans OTW Rally Slip-On has a trendy design that the eyes can lust about. It is available in colorful and positive colorways. Wearers can choose from navy/yellow/red and green/purple/blue.
Women can wear this chex skate shoe with their mini skirts, shorts, denim jeans, or jumpsuits. While men, on the other hand, can pair their denim shorts or distressed denim jeans with the Vans OTW Rally Slip-On. Also, wearers can choose to match this shoe with track pants, joggers, or other sporty outfits for a casual look with an athletic vibe.
With a low-top profile, the Vans OTW Rally Slip-On features a canvas upper that carries a colorful design. The toe box going to the tongue area displays the iconic checkerboard pattern, creating a nostalgic vibe and eye-catching design. The color combination of the upper also generates a positive vibe.
Known before as the Style 98, the Vans Classic Slip-On was initially launched in 1974. Several years passed, this shoe has been reinvented countless times using different materials and has been used in a variety of collaborations.
One of the current additions to its growing collection is the Vans OTW Rally Slip-On. It features a breathable textile upper that boasts the legendary checkerboard pattern. With the vulcanized midsole, it offers flexibility and excellent board feel. Also, it has an amply-padded footbed for impact protection and comfort.
Vans “Off the Wall”
According to the Vans’ global brand president Doug Palladini, the company is no longer just a skateboarding brand. They have transformed into a broader lifestyle brand. The famous line “Off the Wall” is a state of mind that Vans wants to be the youth culture’s global icon. Yet, the famous phrase still retains its skateboarding etymology.
Currently, the new campaign defines and explores the evolution of the “Off the Wall.” It comes to identify all who buy Vans shoes such as the Old Skool, SK8-Hi, Era, Authentic, and Slip-On. Because now, this skateboarding term is a definition of individualism.
- OTW means Off The Wall.
- It has a waffle outsole that offers superior traction.
- The ankle collar is sufficiently padded for added comfort and support.