From classic Stan Smiths to on trend ‘Dad’ sneakers, fashion’s commitment to athleisure and by extension, sneakers won’t be waning anytime soon – but we often see the need to remind ourselves that the can be worn in more than a couple of ways. And we aren’t talking about just slipping on your sneakers for a quick run or on a lazy day – sneakers are far from just your off duty staples. Style them with suiting or a formal dress to make a far more accessible look, or opt for a  casual-chic vibe and pair your favourite sneakers with a not so typical summer dress.

Make like some of our favourite trendsetters and stay away from your sneaker rut!

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Distressed Jeans + Graphic Tee + Sneakers

Summer Dress + Sneakers


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Graphic Tee + Statement Skirt + Sneakers

Oversized Tee + Structured Handbag + Sneakers


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Distressed Jeans + Crisp White Shirt + Sneakers

Contrasting Print Separates + Mini Bag + Sneakers


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What do you think? Are you feeling these looks?