Our Top 3 Sneakers for your Summer Wardrobe

Posted by Matt Monreal on

Summer is fast approaching. Time to get some new sneaks on your feet!  We've taken the time to highlight some of our personal favorites to help the shopping experience go a bit smoother.

 

PF Flyer’s Made in USA Center Hi in Natural White

  • Loaded with updated features and premium materials, the PF Flyers' “MIUSA” Center Hi's are the perfect classic sneaker for the discerning sneakerhead.    
  • Their most popular style, the Center Hi has been completely overhauled to include the best materials on one of basketballs most iconic silhouettes. 

  • With over 75 years in the business,  is no stranger to quality made goods and timeless style.  
  • Their most popular style, the Center Hi has been completely overhauled to include the best materials on one of basketballs most iconic silhouettes. 

  • The 14 oz. duck canvas is probably tougher than the jeans you have on. Paired with pigskin lining, you’ll not only have a comfortable interior but a strong exterior as well. 
  • The premium leather accents throughout the shoe are an elevated touch from the standard Center models in the PF lineup.

  • PF Flyers' didn't stop there.  They’ve even updated the midsole so you can cruise around Disneyland all day with no worries. 
  • Our sizing is limited, but we’re stocked on the most popular sizes.

 

Van’s Sk8 Hi in 2-Tone (Duffel Bag)

  • In one of Van’s most iconic silhouettes, the Sk8 Hi has been made popular by some of skateboarding’s pioneers. The Bones Brigade which included legendary skaters; Steve Caballero, Lance Mountain, Rodney Mullen, and of course, “The Birdman” Tony Hawk.    
  • Professionals like Tony Hawk may not have completed his famed 900ª spin, without the likes of Jay Adams, Stacy Peralta and Tony Alva to lay the foundation of skateboarding.

  • Formed by members of the Zephyr skate team (Stacy Peralta and C. R. Stecyk, III, both of Dogtown and Z-boys fame) who singlehandedly shaped skateboarding by taking the sport from simple ground tricks to the aerial moves we see today.

 

  • For nearly half a century, Vans has held a foothold in the skateboarding footwear industry.  Still today, the design of the Sk8 Hi has proven to transcend trends making it a timeless classic.

Converse CT 70 Ox Parchment

  • Taking design notes from the Chuck Taylor’s of the late 1960’s and early 1970’s, the Chuck Taylor 1970’s are the most comfortable plimsolls we’ve ever had the pleasure of strapping on our feet.   

  • While Chuck Taylor himself never played basketball professionally, he became the namesake of basketball’s first on court sneaker.  
  • Traveling the country as a Converse salesman, Chuck Taylor conducted basketball teaching students the fundamentals of the game while pitching the shoe to coaches, and making design changes along the way.

  • The Ox (short for Oxford) is an updated style of Chuck Taylor's making them more suitable for casual wear.
  • Some premium features include: A 14 oz. canvas upper, flat cotton laces, raised foxing, and a memory foam insole. 

 

 

Each style featured here is currently available online in the most popular men's sizes.  Let us know what you think in the comments.  We'd love to hear from you!