14 Chic Sneakers for Everything But Working Out
Okay, so it seems that sneaker wedges are officially out. And yet, athletic wear is in. So, we ask: How do we reconcile our love for laceups? Don't worry, there are plenty of sweet kicks on the market that aren't wedges and certainly don't remind us of gym wear. Here, we've scouted out 15 chic sneakers that are a bit more fashionable than they are workout-functional.
Faux suede trim takes these floral high tops to new heights.
Favorite Floral Sneakers, $30, forever21.com
Classic Keds get a Kate Spade makeover with a sprinkling of polka dots and hot pink accents.
Kate Spade New York Kick Dot Keds Sneakers, $75, shopbop.com
Channel your inner artist with these splatter paint sneaks.
Diva Sneakers, $47, asos.com
An iridescent sheen transforms this otherwise traditional sneaker into unexpectedly fun footwear.
Superga Cotu Iridescent Sneaker, $75, victoriassecret.com
We promise that these sneakers are a lot comfier than the shimmering heels printed on them.
Big City Glitter Blue, $128, beandd.com
Casual occasions don’t mean you have to sacrifice style. This cream crocheted pair offers understated elegance for the everyday.
Delicate Art Sneaker, $35, modcloth.com
These double dipped, cotton candy-colored sneakers are a sweet nod to warm summer days.
Superga Candy Coated Sneakers, $75, nastygal.com
These vivid flower high tops will look lovely with your favorite skinnies.
Kelsie Sneaker, $118, coach.com
These Jeremy Scott for Adidas winged sneaks are pretty fly.
Jeremy Scott Wings Easy Five Gold Mirror Shoes, $140, adidas.com
These geometric-printed plimsolls offer a touch of dimension to any casual look.
Printed Plimsoll Sneaker, $20, urbanoutfitters.com
Comme Des Garçons Play
Wear your heart on your feet (for a change) with these playfully adorned high tops.
Comme Des Garçons Play High-Top Cream Canvas Converse Sneakers, $105, ssense.com
These simple suede shoes are a classic design that will, unlike sneaker wedges, never go out of style.
Lace Up Flat Sneakers, $38, bloomingdales.com
Speaking of things that are timeless… how about these whimsical Dr. Seuss sneakers? Now you can live out your lifelong fantasy of being surrounded by Truffula trees.
Chuck Taylor Dr Seuss, $55, converse.com