https://www.factmonster.com/cool-stuff/fashion-and-dress/history-sneakers

Sneakers go back a long way. In the late 18th century, people wore rubber soled shoes called plimsolls, but they were pretty crude—for one thing, there was no ...

https://theidleman.com/pages/the-history-of-sneakers

What Is This? Thanks for checking out The Idle Man's interactive guideline on the history of sneakers. As passionate sneakerheads ourselves, we wanted to ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sneakers

Sneakers are shoes primarily designed for sports or other forms of physical exercise, but which are now also widely used for everyday ...

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/brief-history-americas-obsession-sneakers-180969116/

May 18, 2018 ... But it's this kind of dedicated tinkering and entrepreneurship that pervades the history of sneakers altogether. According to Smith's research, ...

https://www.whowhatwear.com/history-of-sneakers

Jul 18, 2018 ... Sneakers have stood the test of time. Here is the stylish history of sneakers from track runners to platform shapes and everything in between.

https://shoeadviser.com/articles/history-of-tennis-shoes/

Feb 26, 2018 ... These rubber soled shoes had no left or right foot and were named sneakers because they were silent when you walked, unlike the shoes of ...

https://nationalpost.com/life/fashion-beauty/the-gentrification-of-sole-how-the-history-of-sneakers-devolved-from-a-personal-narrative-to-a-token-of-exclusivity

May 25, 2018 ... The gentrification of sole: The history of sneakers is full of fascinating stories, but the future of our favourite form of footwear is rooted to rising ...

https://fashionunited.uk/news/fashion/from-the-running-track-to-the-runway-a-brief-history-of-sneakers/2018062030324

Jun 20, 2018 ... TIMELINE Long gone are the times when people would only wear sneakers to practice sports. Now they are the footwear of choice for millions ...

http://www.marieclaire.co.za/fashion/sneakers-ultimate-investment

Aug 10, 2017 ... Originally a shoe intended for sport, sneakers are also popular for casual dressing. Here's a timeline of sneaker trivia you probably didn't know, ...

https://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2016/12/sneakers-have-always-been-political-shoes/511628/

Dec 28, 2016 ... Since its invention in the 19th century, the footwear has been about much more than athletics—conveying ideas about national identity, class, ...