3 Skater-Girl Sneakers To Up Your Street-Style Game

Fashion's "It" girls are swapping their heels for stylish high-tops

Veronika Heilbrunner
11 Apr 2016

Veronika Heilbrunner

We say: White high-tops for the win — every time! Ace Heilbrunner's unexpected approach to city-girl cool by juxtaposing the seriousness of tailored shirt with a fluid printed maxi skirt.

Grubby chic: Dirty is not a dirty word.
11 Apr 2016

Grubby chic: Dirty is not a dirty word.

Surf calfskin high-top sneaker with studded trim and worn-in effect, $1,010, by Saint Laurent.  

Kati Nescher
11 Apr 2016

Kati Nescher

German model Nescher has an androgynous agenda. Suit up with a fitted blazer and cropped flared trousers for that suave styling that says, "effortless".

Consider these Chucks with a designer update.
11 Apr 2016

Consider these Chucks with a designer update.

Chuck Taylor All Star canvas high-top sneaker with zigzag motif, $155, by Converse x Missoni from Mytheresa.com. 

Gilda Ambrosio
11 Apr 2016

Gilda Ambrosio

Channel stylist, Ambrosio's LA grunge by way of pairing your Tomboy Vans with an off-the-wall (geddit, geddit?) ensemble.

Keeping it real since the Z-Boys.
11 Apr 2016

Keeping it real since the Z-Boys.

Sk8-Hi canvas and suede high-top sneaker, $79, by Vans.  

No more running in heels, darlings. Give a girl a pair of worn-in but comfy pair of high-tops and we bet she'll wear it with everything she owns including girly dresses.
Grazing no higher than the ankle, these cool kicks are trending as the off-duty accessory, adding a sense of insouciance to even formal dressing – think maxi skirts to tuxedo-style suits. 



The question is, how do you keep high-tops looking posh, not juvenile?

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