You could say that trainers or sneakers are the real substitute for high heels. They have already been the protagonist of the most important Street Styles for a good few seasons. You only need to have a look at the main fashion sites to realize that they are more prominent than high heels for women or than Oxford classics for men. Sports shoes are having such an impact, that high fashion is teaming up with cult brands to create their capsule collections, even on the catwalk.
Since everything changes and trends evolve, we have collected the eight most successful styles among sneakers lovers just for you. From sparkling trims to attractive platforms, it is the small details that will make your trainers the real must-have of your wardrobe this 2017 season.
- HIGH | Don’t miss out on ankle boots, from the classic Converse All Stars, any sports shoes covering your ankles is a safe bet. Colors and combinations, materials and effects are part of your style selection when it comes to bring them to your day-to-day.
- WHITE | This year white is still a must-have. The good news for everyone is that, since last year, it was discovered that pristine sports shoes are the perfect option to go with any style.
- PLATFORM SHOES | The main sports shoes collections from flagship brands such as Adidas or Nike include trainers with a bit of a platform. A detail that is not going unnoticed this season.
- EMBROIDERED | We have seen it on the catwalk; from Gucci to Yves Saint Laurent, they have all added a flagship touch to their sports shoes with symbolic embroidery.
- VELCRO | Comfort is a high priority when it comes to picking the most suitable sports footwear. This year it’s even easier with the proposals that include velcro, doing away with shoelaces, with classical designs that are coming back in fashion.
- SPARKLE | Metallic colours and sparkle on sports shoes are trending this 2017 season. Details in the most precious metals’ colours, such as gold, silver or bronze; or sports shoes with incrustations of sparkling stones such as rhinestones are a true attraction point, capable of improving any style.
- BONUS | As a differentiation point, if you want to stand out, add a luxury touch to your trainers, such as ribbons, trims, fringes, tassels or pompoms. They are it this season!