Gone are the days when certain sartorially refined outfits are paired with just heels and dress shoes. The world of fashion is evolving, and as such, doing away with one-way, implacable rules that had our imaginative spirits caged. There’s more liberality by the day – and we aren’t sure if it’s the Obama effect or just because… Y.O.L.O.
Whatever the case is, sneakers are here to stay. A lot of us are however still skeptical: “How do we incorporate them into our wardrobes? They just seem out of place amidst our calibre of clothing”. Well, if you’re one of those girly-girls who would rather endure a lifetime of self-inflicted blisters, or you’re the manly-man who is a sworn devotee to the classic men in black look, you might want to get with the times because the sneaker-trend isn’t going out of style yet ever.
Our top picks…
These are minimalist-type sneakers. Because of its mono-colour, it’s quite easy to incorporate into your wardrobe without the hassle of trying to mix and match.
Aye! We Nigerians understand that we can never be too sure of the weather, but as we close in on dryer months adding white sneakers to your wardrobe is a stylishly wise choice.
Don’t think you can do white? Well, black is always a welcome alternative. And like they say, “you can NEVER go wrong in black”.
These literally drags you by your hair out of your comfort zone. But before you try to object, the point of the burst-of-colours is to give the dullest and drabbest of outfit life, now who wouldn’t want that?
Stiff isn’t fun, so give your wardrobe a breath of new air!