Not the type to give up the classification of French favorite shoesthem sneakers put the cover back by taking a position in the ranks of the season’s fashion trends. A remarkable turnaround for these sport shoes who were able to turn away from their primary functions in the 1950s, thanks in particular to Marilyn Monroe, having given them credibility on the playing field of street style.
Since the sneakers see their aesthetics reviewed and corrected by renowned sports equipment manufacturers, but also and above all, by designers and fashion designers who go so far as to hoist them on the catwalks of their Fashion Week shows. Recently, two outstanding collaborations have emerged by merging the respective universes of the two parties. The right picks? Adidas x Gucci and Jacquemus + Nike. All in all, if the sneakers of luxury houses subscribe to all the successes, they are not the only ones sneakers to walk towards summer 2022.
What are the trendy sneakers for summer 2022?
Without a doubt one of the biggest sneaker trends of this year, designer sneakers trump other pairs. And for good reason, eagerly awaited in stores since their official presentation at Milan Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2022-2023, the Adidas x Gucci sneakers are the stars of the collection. Exquisite Gucci imagined by Alessandro Michele, the artistic director of the Italian luxury house. Available online, these new versions of the Gazelle trainer are enjoying the same success as the Jacquemus + Nike sports shoes resulting from the collaboration between the two famous brands.
Long categorized as footwear has-been, hiking sneakers are now reaching new heights when it comes to style. The main reason ? The close collaboration between Jacquemus and Nike, for which Simon Porte Jacquemus reissued the pair of Air Humara sneakers, released for the first time in 1997. Enough to reconnect with the laces of hiking shoes by June 28, 2022, since it will therefore be possible to obtain a pair of Jacquemus + Nike sneakers on the brand’s e-shop. The good news ? Many labels also offer trendy and more accessible hiking shoes.
Because obviously, the summer of 2022 would not be what it is without its share of fashion trends inspired by the 1990s-2000s, here is that the fashion effect is confirmed with the releases of the most popular sneakers of the season. Between the New Balance 550, the New Balance 530,
Sportswear-sounding, running sneakers are among the best-performing sneakers for the summer of 2022. Between undeniable sporty lines, support and comfort ready for any test, running shoes join the race with current sneaker trends.
Sought after last winter, platform sneakers are making a new appearance in the shoesing tendency. Initially relaunched thanks to the hype around dad shoes, thick-soled sneakers sit on the top 5 must-have models of the season. On the must-have list? Isabel Marant’s Balskee sneakers, straight from the 2000s, which we could see again at Coachella in 2022.