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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Fit & Sizing
These Woven Check Vans Old Skools are unisex sneakers available in men’s sizing, which range from 3.5 to 10 and women’s sizing 5 to 11.5.
These sneakers use a traditional lace-up closure, which not only securely locks in the feet according to one’s preferred fit but also provides the ankles full mobility.
These Old Skool from Vans have transcended themselves—from a skater’s beat-up sneaker to becoming into every guy's staple. Its simple yet incredibly versatile design made it a fluid match to any clothing, casual and semi-formal, for both males and females. Essentially, its silhouette has no boundaries, as just about anything looks good on this sneaker.
This new iteration adds a taste into the palette. Its bright woven upper gives the Old Skool a new preppy, clean, summer-ish look. The Woven Check Old Skool from Vans comes in Marshmallow/Snow White and Spanish Villa/Snow White colorways.
No doubt having the looks of a head-turner, the Vans Woven Check Old Skool looks all right and bright with its new woven textile upper, which is vulcanized to a thick and durable rubber sole. Underfoot is the hard-gripping waffle outsole tread.
In 1977, the Vans #36, the Old Skool, made its debut. The Old Skool was the first shoe to have leather panels for increased durability. It was also the shoe wherein the side stripe, the hallmark logo of the Vans brand, made its first appearance. The stripe was a random doodle by Paul Van Doren, which was referred to as the “jazz stripe.”
One of the brand’s most versatile design, the Old Skool has had multiple collaborations, iterations, and update over the decades. But its silhouette virtually remains unchanged until today. The Vans Woven Check Old Skool is one of this model’s newest versions and one of the most which stands out. Its unique woven upper finish distinguishes it from the pack of Old Skools.
- The woven textile upper has sturdy suede overlays, which add much durability.