Source for Tennies?

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  1. RSS

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    With summer approaching ... I'm hoping to find a good source for old-fashioned canvas tennis shoes, what we used to call tennies.

    Keds is one source, but I don't like the visible Keds tag.

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    If you know of options, please share. I'm thinking of colors such as navy, blue, tan, white, olive, etc.
     
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    superga, though seem to have the same issue with the tag

    le coq sportif - not sure about their availability stateside.
     
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    These look good. Thanks to all ... especially Kaplan.
     
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    seavees are keds without branding
     
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    Another vote for PF Flyers. They have one in natural canvas that's fantastic.
     
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    Yes these surely looks not only great but very colorful as well. I like them and they makes me want to buy one for myself.

    Thanks for sharing.
     
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    I still call 'em "tennies"! [​IMG] I picked up these Top Sider 75th edition awhile back. They come in navy, ecru, red and seafoam. [​IMG]
     
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    I still call 'em "tennies"! [​IMG]

    I picked up these Top Sider 75th edition awhile back. They come in navy, ecru, red and seafoam.

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    Very nice Parker. Of course, I expect nothing less of you.

    I certainly prefer the five pairs of eyelets of these and the PF's over the four pairs on the Keds.

    --RSS

    PS I'm glad to know that others still call them tennies. I wasn't sure.
     

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