Keds has provided laid-back, effortlessly cool footwear since 1916. The long-running brand is renowned for its simple yet instantly recognizable style. The Keds sneakers collection produces a variety of chic items. With shoes ranging from simple, block colors to funky prints, there is a pair of Keds sneakers that will complement any daytime outfit. Made from the finest fabrics with high-quality soles, these sneakers will become go-to staples for your casual closet.
The Keds Sneakers Buying Guide
Renowned for redefining footwear with the introduction of the iconic Champion Originals silhouette, Keds continues to innovate with its wide range of women’s sneakers. Simple, chic and comfortable, the American brand’s collection comprises everything from low-top canvas sneakers to slip-ons with chunky rubber soles. Read on for our Keds’ sneakers buying guide, which will help you work out what size to get and the styles that suit you best.
The Most Wanted Keds Sneakers
Keds Champion Originals Sneakers
Setting the design mould for countless styles that would follow its release in 1916, Keds’ Champion Originals sneakers are the brand’s most popular and recognizable silhouette. The very definition of a classic sneaker, the Champion is now available in a range of colors and materials. With a soft breathable lining, four-eyelet lace fastening, Dream Foam™ footbed and flexible, textured rubber outsole, it has stood the test of time to remain the worldwide favorite it is today. The style has been reworked as part of collaborations with Kate Spade New York and Rifle Paper Co., and has been constructed without removable insoles.
Keds Double Decker Sneakers
Inspired by classic plimsolls, Keds’ pared-back Double Decker sneakers are an enduring style. Available in a range of fabrics, including leather, suede, speckled knits, faux shearling and quilted fabrics, the brand’s Double Decker design has something to suit everyone. Quick and easy to slip on, it features Keds’ Dream Foam™ footbeds for optimum cushioning and a rubber sole for durability.
Keds Crashback Sneakers
One of Keds’ best-selling styles, the Crashback slip-ons come in a variety of colors, patterns and materials, including leather, chambray and canvas. Featuring a soft breathable lining, cushioned insole and hard-wearing rubber sole, it is easy to see why this sleek, clean-lined design is so popular. The Crashback comes complete with elasticated side panels to make on and off even simple.
The Keds Sneakers Sizing Guide
Unsure what size to get in Keds sneakers? The American label uses US sizing, and you can use the below chart to find out your corresponding UK or European size. Keds generally fit true to size.
For example, if you usually wear a women’s UK 5 or EU 38, you should take your Keds sneakers in a size 7.5.
How To Care For Your Keds Sneakers
It is not recommended that you clean your Keds sneakers in the washing machine or put them in the dryer. Instead, we advise spot cleaning with a soft, damp cloth and specialist cleaner, before air drying naturally away from direct heat.
- Where are Keds made?
Although most Keds sneakers are made from components supplied from overseas, the brand still manufactures its footwear in the USA.
- Do Keds sneakers come in a wide fit?
The brand’s sneakers come in both a medium and wide fit. Keds’ medium-width shoes provide a standard fit, while the wide fit offers a more spacious fit for those who need it.