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    Low Top

    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

    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.

    High Top

    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.

    Good to know

    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.

  • Inspired from

    Sports

    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.

    Casual

    Sneakers designed for a laidback, "cool" vibe that is built for lifestyle wear right from the get-go.

    Good to know

    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.

  • Collection

    Good to know

    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.

  • Price
    $60
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Offered in men’s sizing, the Vans Overprint Check Classic Slip-On has sizes that range from 3.5 to 13 US. Since it is unisex in style, this skate shoe can also be ordered by women. Ladies just need to order 1.5 sizes less than their usual to get their exact fit. For example, if their foot is size 6, then they need to order 4.5 from the men’s sizing.

With countless reinterpretations, the Vans Slip-On continues to evolve and exist with new looks to tease loyal customers. The Vans Overprint Check Classic Slip-On is no exception. It carries an eye-catching style that can quickly draw the attention of others. 

The Overprint Check Classic Slip-On can quickly match outfits like shorts, denim jeans, slim pants or jumpsuits. With a flexible design, it can also be paired with miniskirts, culottes, and other casual clothing. 

With an impressive upper, the Vans Overprint Check Classic Slip-On gives a new life to the iconic checkboard pattern without losing its classic element. The black and white pattern is presented with a smudged effect, creating a new and eye-catching look for the iconic checkerboard. 

Initially launched in 1974, the Vans Classic Slip-On was previously known as the Style 98. Since its inception, it has been reinterpreted countless times with different materials. It never ceases to amaze loyal customers every time a new iteration is being launched. 

Among its iconic iterations is the Vans Checkerboard Slip-On. Its popularity even intensified when it was featured in a hit 80s movie entitled The Fast Times at Ridgemont High. This legendary skate shoe was worn by Sean Penn when he played the role of Jeff Spicoli. The actor Penn really loved his checkerboard sneaker that he asked permission from his director Amy Heckerling  to wear it on camera. 

At present, the Vans Overprint Check Classic Slip-On is among the exciting iterations that are added to the growing collection of the Style 98. It features a sturdy upper with the iconic checkerboard graphic. With this model, the checkerboard pattern is reinvented with a smeared print which created another thrilling look without losing its classic trait. 

This kick has a canvas upper with suede overlays for decent foot breathability. With a vulcanized construction, it allows flexibility and excellent board feel. Also, it has a cushioned footbed and tongue for all-day comfort. It has an outsole with a waffle tread pattern that gives excellent traction.  

  • The Vans Overprint Check Classic Slip-On has a woven logo tab at the lateral side. 
  • It has an elastic goring that connects the tongue and the side of the upper.  

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