How to sport fall's hottest kicks
Nowadays, sneakers are becoming as fashion forward as a pair of heels. As you're charting out your fall back-to-school wardrobe, plan to add some fly kicks to the mix. They aren't just for the hip-hop culture, these comfy shoes come in an array of looks, perfect for any style.
For the girly gal at heart, you can wear a simple pair of Converse in a solid tone. To add more personality to your shoes, pick up a pair with embellishments like sequins or an exposed zipper.
For a blast to the past, designers have been inspired by retro designs that include chunky Velcro straps and bold blocks of color. These shoes don't have to be bought new, you can find them at an used clothes store.
Be on the lookout for designer collaborations as they commonly produce original pieces in limited supply. If you can't part with the added height your heels provide, designers have created the sneaker equivalent. Wedges are being transformed into a fashionable statement shoe in trendy fabrics like quilted leather. One last tip - make the ultimate first impression with all your soon to be new friends by rocking a pair of metallic shoes in silver or gold. These neutral yet dominating colors truly work with anything.
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Sporty Chic Looks
CONTEST BELOW! "Sporty chic" is THE trend of the moment, and I hope it is here to stay! It's the easiest trend to rock because a) it is soooo comfortable, b) you can wear it almost anywhere, and c) you already have all the necessary pieces in your closet! Or you can get them for pennies at Plato's! ;) This episode was fun to put together and goes through 3 sporty chic looks to wear basically anywhere: school, after a workout, Starbucks, the mall, you name it. *** I wanna see your sporty looks. For those of you who are taking the time to read - make your OWN sporty chic lookbook as a reply to this video. I'll share them with my followers and pick one super sporty, super chic look to feature and attempt to copy in my next style blog! You guys are the experts, let's see what you've got! XOXO Alisawatch it