June 5, 2014 BY Sneaker News
Hybrid models have always been a polarizing topic in the sneaker world. The purists, on the one hand, have been known to make the argument that it’s sacrilege to alter the DNA of the classics, but on the flip side of that, some of these designs have provided some of the most interesting sneaker evolutions we’ve ever seen. It’s a tricky balance with far more misses than hits, but it’s not going away anytime soon, as a variety of brands continue to look for ways to breathe some new life into their heritage staples. In this week’s installment of SN Staff Insights, we’re narrowing down some of our favorite hybrid offerings of the past few years, so continue on for a look at what we picked and why.