There is no doubt that metallic sneakers are trending hard right now and we’ve broken down the best ways to wear this effortlessly edgy look. Whether you’re a stranger to statement trainers or if you’re a seasoned sneaker head, there’s a pair for you.
- Heavy metal heart
This is the true way to wear a metallic finish. Shoes that actually look like they’re carved out of metal. adidas are killing it right now and these masterpieces wouldn’t look out of place in a trophy cabinet. If footwear was measured in karats, these must-haves would be off the scale. An undisputed winner that are truly worth their weight.
- Subtly does it
If you’re less of an attention-seeker, but still appreciate cutting-edge sneaker design, these silvery Stella McCartney trainers will take your workout to another level. An embossed leaf design paired with a tonal silver textile toe, they’re chic, understated and best of all, super shiny.
3. Just a peek
The next offering from adidas (whose metallic game is right on point), is this very special edition of the classic Gazelle trainer. With just a hint of gilding to the heel and smooth grey suede, these are casual metallic heroes that prove it’s all about quality, not quantity.
4. Don’t forget about rose
The feminine side of metallics, rose gold should not be underestimated. It’s got all the gravitas of precious metal, with flattering pink tones. These Michael Kors slip on trainers are luxurious, casual and eye catching, with added style points for the laser cut design.
5. Silver Superstar
Finally, adidas offer up something for the fashion elite. It’s the iconic Superstar design, with a deep holographic shine. They’re an easy way to be noticed without being too show-offy and can hold their own paired with something smarter. The essential accessory this party season.