1. Shoes, $89.90, from Superga
This pair will certainly turn heads, thanks to its use of black thread and contrasting shoe laces. Dress it down with bell-bottomed jeans for a retro look.
2. Shoes, poa, from Gucci
Two words: So cute. Show off how much you adore your feline friends with this adorable Gucci cat print sneakers. Made with white leather, we love the retro look of the design that was inspired by vintage postcards.
3. Shoes, poa, from Prada
This Prada iteration screams cool, with a silhouette that treads the path between a sci-fi futuristic vibe and a structured chunky shape. Juxtapose this sculptural design with a slinky slip dress.
4. Shoes, $165, from Adidas
While a pair of Adidas Yeezys will give you instant style cred, these shoes are also notoriously difficult to obtain. However, you can opt instead for the NMD series that remains super popular and trendy among the fashionable set, without breaking the bank.
5. Shoes, $159, from Onitsuka Tiger
If an all white colourway is a little bland for you, go with these Onitsuka Tiger sneakers. The added pop of sky blue and orange gives the pair a youthful exuberance.
6. Shoes, $590, from Alexandre Birman
Brazilian designer Alexandre Birman’s addition of a bow detail is simple yet ingenious. The result? A classy yet understated silhouette that shows off the wearer’s sophistication and elegance. Available in other bow colours too, including black, light blue and, if you want to be extra, python.
7. Shoes, $390, from Both at Dover Street Market
At the heart of Parisian footwear label Both is its use of rubber as the main medium for its designs. This pair sports a thick sole, pretty pink lining and pink laces, and we can totally see it with a pastel pink blazer suit.
8. Shoes, $69, from Converse
Simple, sleek and timeless, these Converse Chuck Taylors are as classic as white sneakers can get. Plus, there’s the nostalgic factor as you had probably grown up with them.
9. Shoes, $1,240, from Balenciaga
One of the forefathers that contributed to the chunky dad sneaker trend that made ugly beautiful, these Balenciaga shoes are a must-have if you want to be taken seriously as a style maven. Pair them with a polo dress for a sporty yet smart casual look for the weekends.
10. Shoes, poa, from Fendi
Slip-on sneakers are the best rush-out-the-door footwear. Combined with Fendi’s iconic FF print made with sheepskin, this pair will add several notches of swagger to any weekend and holiday ensemble.