Michael Checkers is a fashion influencer and entrepreneur who splits his time between Miami Beach and New York City. He is the creator of MikeCheck Collective (MikeCheck.co) a men’s street style blog based in South Beach. By sharing outfit ideas and style advice, Michael Checkers helps inspire his audience to feel confident and look their best.
what do you love
about this shoe?
“I can dance in them! They look nice and they’re super comfortable. Most of my dance shoes leave my knees aching after an hour, but in my Jackson Sneakers I can move all night long.”
what are the 3 criteria you look for in a shoe?
“Suitability, performance, and style. I need shoes that are appropriate for what I’m doing and where I’m going. That means meeting dress codes, being on-trend, and keeping me dancing all night.”
what’s one feature in this shoe that you love the most?
“I love how Vionic shoes give me the freedom to move. I’m always walking around the city and I go out dancing at least 3 nights a week. My Vionic shoes give me the support I need to go from day to night, looking stylish and feeling great.”
how would you style this shoe for transitional spring weather?
“I’ve styled these shoes with a pair of black skinny jeans for a more polished night out look. A tucked in slim-fit t-shirt with a lightweight blazer adds a dapper feel without appearing overdressed. For a daytime look, I’d wear them with a pair of black joggers and a t-shirt, plus a bomber jacket if it’s a little cool outside.”
where would you wear this style?
“I’d wear this style while exploring the city and hopping around to all of the hot spots. A perfect look for a night out in Wynwood or South Beach.”
How to wear it
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