Fashion Forward – How to Wear Sneakers Fashionably

Sneakers are comfortable and are great when you will be on your feet or walking a lot. Many people do not realize that sneakers can be stylish. The following tips will help you be fashionable and comfortable.

When it comes to wearing sneakers outside the gym, there are rules that must be followed. First, unless you are in a bind, you should avoid wearing the running shoes you wear to the gym. Instead have a pair of sneakers, such as Converse, New Balance or Nike, that you wear when you are not working out. Retro sneakers are in, so choose this type of look while shopping for your next pair of sneakers. Whether you like lace-up sneakers or slip-on sneakers, they can put a spring in your step outside of the gym when properly paired with outfits right out of your closet. You can pair sneakers with jeans, shorts or even dresses. The following five tips will teach you what you need to know to look stylish while wearing a comfortable pair of sneakers.

Wearing Sneakers with Jeans or Skirts  

– It’s All About the  Cuff

When you are wearing a pair of jeans or pants, cuff them so that your ankle bone is exposed.

When you wear a pair of sneakers, you are making a statement. The best way to ensure that your sneakers are seen is to cuff, hem or cut off your pants to ensure that they are the proper length. You want your pants to fall right above the ankle bone.

– Socks Shouldn’t Be  Seen

When you are wearing a pair of sneakers, you should either wear no-show ankle socks or no socks.

If you prefer wearing sneakers or slides similar to the espadrille, the roping can be quite uncomfortable. Choose a pair of low-rise, no-show ankle socks to make your tootsies feel comfortable.

– Solids or Classic  Prints Are Best 

When it comes to sneakers, most people prefer a solid colour or a classic print, such as leopard. The sneakers that you pair with your jeans or skirts should be comfortable, yet plain compared to your colourful running sneakers. A pair of white sneakers is a great choice to pull your look together.

If you really want to go for something extravagant then perhaps consider looking into a pair of the very popular light up shoes we see a lot nowadays. Companies such as have been doing a bomb in these cool items of footwear, especially among festival goers or those looking for something a little different in a shoe.


– Be Careful When  Pairing Your Sneakers with Your Outfits 

You can easily yet regrettably pair a pair of sneakers with a long skirt, a pair of socks and a fanny pack. However, do not do this! Instead, wear a solid, slim fitting sneaker with no socks with a hip skirt. A Supreme hoodie will help prevent the granny, hippie look. Try wearing a pair of leggings, a colorful blouse and some chunky jewelry to create an eclectic and fashionable look.

During the summer, you will often wear pretty sandals and flip-flops to show off your pedicure. However, there may be times when a pair of sneakers are the better choice, such as when you will be walking all day. Use the information from this article to help you choose the perfect pair of sneakers to wear with your jeans and skirts.