Did you know? Sneakers were one of the most shopped items last Afterpay Day. Yep – true story! It all makes sense seeing as they don’t discriminate (age, gender or season), they’re super comfy and can be worn for almost any 2020 occasion.
If you’re like us you’ll already have a plethora of sneakers overflowing from your cupboard, under your bed and even outside the front door. So, do you really need another pair? The answer issss yes – functional footwear is essential! So how can we justify another pair of sneakers? Well, because our favourite classics are evolving and have made some sustainable and technical updates from last season’s counterparts.
We’ve reached out to some of the brands throwing a discount your way this Afterpay Day and asked them to give us a sneaky sneaker peek of what’s going to be on sale. From sundress to activewear – there’s a new classic in our list that works for every occasion.
The laidback legend since 1957. The Chuck Taylor All Star High Top sneaker is the iconic high cut. They’ve introduced a 30% recycled cotton canvas upper sourced from what would otherwise be unused scraps from our factory, plus embroidered eyelets and recycled laces. Contrast stitching and a colour popped license plate lend a crafted vibe.
The most recognisable skate shoe across the globe, Vans has been serving up only the best in comfort and style since ‘66. As an original skateboarding company, Vans as emerged into a leading action sports brand, becoming the world’s largest youth culture brand. Their classic Authentic, iconic Old Skool has never let us down, and neither will the new retro counterpart, Vans Sport .
An everyday runner, that’s as beloved by casual runners as it is by die-hard enthusiasts, the Under Armour Charged Bandit 6 is sure to become a quick favourite in your running rotation. Two-toned engineered mesh wraps your foot in a ventilated fit, helping feet breathe on the track. Charged Cushioning in the midsole has been refined, sitting firmer under the heel for impact absorption and springier beneath your forefoot, providing the energy to bounce back up into your next stride.
New generation, new upgrades. The adidas UltraBOOST 20 arrives with updated Primeknit uppers featuring Tailored Fiber Placement technology for a locked-in fit every stride. Riding underneath is a Continental rubber outsole elevated with Stretchweb tech to improve responsiveness in feel and cushioning. With advancements every generation, the UltraBOOST 20 is the best yet and our new go-to running sneaker.
Dad’s sneaker has had an upgrade! The 247S sneaker is designed to keep up with your demanding life on the move. This men’s sneaker is lightweight and flexible with a breathable mesh upper in combination with a lace-up construction for an unbeatable fit that has major style. The clean, classic look makes this your next go-to shoe, for everything.
Turning heads since ’83 this retro running style keeps your look legit. Rock it old-school Reebok from the street to the stage in these men’s Classic Leather sneakers. So crisp. So clean. The only thing you need to do is lace them up.