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 Woven Tiger UltraRange Rapidweld in men’s sizing is available from 3.5 to 13 US, in medium width. This is equivalent to women’s sizes 5 to 14.5.
It has a low-top silhouette for sufficient ankle mobility. The upper is made of woven textile material that provides relative foot breathability than the synthetic or canvas ones. Also, it has a LuxLiner construction, making the shoe not only more breathable but also providing a comfortable and responsive fit.
The low-top Vans Woven Tiger UltraRange Rapidweld is a lace-up sneaker that offers a stylish design. The upper is designed with tiger print all over, offering a playful look. With less stitching visible compared to other Vans shoes, it is constructed with water-based glues and inks.
This athletic-inspired shoe is versatile enough to match a variety of casual ensemble. With a unisex style, it looks good when paired with shorts, skinnies, joggers, or slim denim jeans. Women can even rock this shoe with their skirts, jumpsuits, or denim minidresses.
Apart from having a stylish and distinct design, another striking feature of the Vans Woven Tiger UltraRange Rapidweld is its upgraded UltraCush midsole. It provides the ultimate cushioning and comfort that anyone longs for. Also, this sneaker has a LuxLiner sock-fit bootie construction which enables lightweight experience and boosts comfort.
Paul and James Van Doren, together with their business partners Serge D’Elia and Gordon Lee, launched the Van Doren Rubber Company in Anaheim, California in 1966. The Vans Authentic or Style 44, the very first classic shoe, was released in 1966 too. Then, it was followed by the Era or Style 95, designed by Stacy Peralta and Tony Alva, in 1976.
In 1977, the Old Skool or Style 36 was introduced. It was the first Vans shoe that bears the iconic Jazz Sidestripe. The Vans Classic Slip-on or Style 98 was also introduced in 1977. Then followed by the Vans SK8-Hi in 1978. Other revolutionary shoes were also introduced as the years passed by.
In 2017, Vans launched another legendary footwear which is loved not only by skateboarders but also by regular wearers in the name of the UltraRange. Described as the outdoor version of the Old Skool, the UltraRange has a sporty profile but able to retain the classic elements. It is lightweight and comfortable.
One of the iterations is the Vans Woven Tiger UltraRange Rapidweld. This lightweight sneaker features a breathable mesh upper that provides breathability. With a Pro Vulc Lite construction, it has a rubber outsole with a reverse waffle lug pattern that offers superior traction and support.
- The Vans Woven Tiger UltraRange Rapidweld utilizes materials, including adhesives, that are 100% free from animal by-products. Therefore, it is 100% vegan.