Vans have created a new line of hybrid sneakers for women.

For a long time those looking for more simplistic sneakers than the usual high tops and cross trainers were left with limited choices. However, as brands such as Keds are mid-swing through their renaissance, skate-and-surf footwear company Vans has decided to come out with ‘The Sophie'- a low top women's sneaker with a shadow of a heel and ultra-trendy designs such as the saddle shoe oxford and checkerboard.

Below are more photos of ‘The Sophie', which will be part of the yet-to-be-released spring 2010 collection.

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