in a similar vein, i know TNF is fairly well respected and worn around fashion circles but they've also got some really good techy shoes that might fly a little under the radar.
these are the Litewave Fastpack, I have a pair and they've become a dark horse favorite of my shoes. great shape, very comfortable, and the reflective details (small patches on the inner toe and heel) are neat and safe!
I posted this in SUTO just now but here's a fit with them to give a better idea of the shape:
I love tech runners, they're so utilitarian and purposeful in a way that makes my heart glow.