25 Sneaker Innovations We're Thankful For

Velcro

Year Introduced: N/A

Velcro as sole closure on a sneaker is more suitable to those who are eight (or 80), but Velcro as an accent, whether it be for looks or added support, has been a key element to so many classic designs. Football trainers (and Charles Barkley's signature line - not to mention Kanye's) wouldn't be the same without it.

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