25th September 2018
The very latest sneaker trend for men and women, “dad” trainers aren’t going anywhere fast. Thanks to the likes of Balenciaga, Valentino and Gucci these chunky, clunky kicks have made their way from the catwalk to the street for AW18.
With their signature oversized sole, mesh panelling and textured rubber detailing these fly in the face of sleek running shoes, instead giving one big nod to geek chic. Here’s our pick from Harvey Nichols Birmingham to guarantee you’ll step out in style this season.
Gucci Rhyton logo-print leather trainers, £670; Stella McCartney Eclypse panelled faux suede trainers, £475; Alexander McQueen Oversized Runner red and white leather trainers, £460.
Axel Arigato Tech Runner mesh and leather trainers, £255; Isabel Marant Kindsay silver leather trainers, £460; Valentino Garavani Heroes Her embellished knitted trainers, £515.
Gucci Journey black mesh trainers, £705; Alexander McQueen Oversized Runner leather trainers, £560;
Adidas X Raf Simons Ozweego colour-block leather trainers, £330; Fendi leather and mesh trainers, £690; Versace Chain Reaction red velvet trainers, £770.