Who doesn’t love a pair of sneakers? From stylish to comfy, there is a pair or two for all. Whether it’s all about the names, prices or styles with varieties that everyone can enjoy for men, women and children. The perfect attire to complete any outfit: sneakers.
Plimsolls were the first rubber sole shoes and were later to be known as sneakers. Sneakers have been around since the late 18th century. Why are they called Sneakers though? In 1917 they became known as sneakers because the rubber soul made them so quiet you could sneak up on someone whilst wearing a pair, sounds like a great way to scare your friends and family right?
“Life isn’t perfect but your sneakers can be”.
Did you know? Adidas was founded in Germany and originally named as “Gebrüder Dassler Schuhfabrik”. In 1949 they were then renamed as Adidas.
Did you know? Nike was known originally as “Blue Ribbon Sports” and in 1971 they later were renamed Nike inc.
In the 80s the world saw one of the biggest brand x star partnerships between Nike and Michael Jordan which resulted in having one of the most famous lines of sneakers to this day known as the Nike Air Jordans. Top sneaker brands of 2021 include Nike, Adidas, Converse, New balance, Reebok, Vans, and Common projects.
“Money can’t buy love but money can buy sneakers”.
Today and beyond sneakers are part of past, present and future attire and will continue to shoot rocket high with value, names, and popularity. Trainers are styles of many forms and will always continue to be part of history.
“If I ever let my head down, its to admire my sneakers”.