Etnies is a manufacturer and retailer of action sports footwear and apparel. Etnies is a footwear brand based in Lake Forest, California, United States (US), and owned by Sole Technology, Inc.. As of 2012, the company sponsors professional skateboarders and releases signature shoe models. The Lo-Cut SC Women's is a new style composed of DNA from the classic etnies Lo-Cut. It brings the comfort of the Scout with the same STI Evolution Foam midsole and outsole with rubber pods for added durability and traction. Not only is the Lo-Cut SC lightweight and comfortable, but it's also part of the etnies Buy a Shoe, Plant a Tree reforestation program.