While some of us die for the perfect stiletto, this season the hot item is sneakers. Yes, sneakers. But these aren’t your average tennis shoes – get ready to add some height with a wedge and some pop with color. Here are some statement kicks that will have you feeling like a fashionista (sans the 4-inch platforms).
1. Sneakers: Isabel Marant
Everyone from Beyonce to Joan Smalls is wearing these uber popular shoes that have a built-in wedge.
ISABEL MARANT Bekket High-top Suede Wine Red Black Sneakers, $335, Isabelmarant-online.com
2. Sneakers: Marc Jacobs
Have fun with your look with these rainbow-colored wedges.
MJ Calf Dorada Sneaker Wedge, $320, marcjacobs.com
3. Sneakers: Urban Outfitters
If you want to skip the designer prices, go for these (relatively) budget-friendly kicks that offer the same look, but at a better price.
Ash Bowie Wedge-Sneakers, $235, urbanoutfitters.com
4. Sneakers: Asos
To break away from the athletic, masculine look go for these sweet shoes that throw some feminine floral print into the mix.
ASOS Deny Wedge High Top Sneakers, $78.28, asos.com
5. Sneakers: Topshop
Take your fashion to a whole other planet with these space-like sneakers.
Topshop ACROBAT Padded Velcro Trainers in silver, $156, topshop.com
6. Sneakers: Jeffrey Campbell
Wear these with cut-off denims and a simple white tee to allow these shoes to make their fashion statement.
Jeffery Campbell Venice Wedge Sneakers, $160, jildorshoes.com
7. Sneakers: Nike
If you want to keep it traditional, these kicks will do the trick while still keeping it fun and girly.
Nike Dunk High Skinny Sneakers, $85, Nordstrom.com
8. Sneakers: Nine West
Who says faux snakeskin can only be for your pumps? Throw some trendy faux snakeskin to your sneakers like in these and be on top of several trends.
Nine West Sneakers in pewter, $75, endless.com