These Were the Most Popular Sneakers at Paris Fashion Week SS20
From designer pieces to everyday staples.
Fashion month SS20 has officially come to a close and now we’re reflecting on the highlights, like Chanel’s catwalk crasher, J.Lo’s stunning Versace finale and the comebacks of runway legends Agyness Deyn and Freja Beha Erichsen. From spectacular sets from Burberry, Dior and Tom Ford to exciting showcases from emerging talent like Marine Serre and Matty Bovan, this season has been jam-packed with unforgettable moments.
Although our minds may be consumed with the trends to prepare for next year, we’re also taking a look back at what some of the industry’s most stylish were sporting during Paris Fashion Week – especially in terms of sneakers. From high-end kicks by Louis Vuitton to coveted collabs like sacai x Nike and Kiko Kostadinov x ASICS, scroll below to see the most popular trainers we spotted in Paris.
In related news, did you see the best sneakers at London Fashion Week SS20?
Nike’s collaboration with sacai on the multi-panelled LDWaffle Daybreak has without a doubt been one of the most in-demand sneakers of 2019. It’s dropped in a slew of colorways, each of which has sold out just as fast as the one that came before it. The perfect combination of effortless ease and high-end appeal, it’s no surprise this silhouette was a street style star this season.
WHERE TO COP: Check out StockX where these are still available in select sizes. Prices vary.
This unmissable, sculptural silhouette is almost as much an art piece as it is a shoe. Combining a bulky, architectural sole with elongated tongue and heel panels and Louis Vuitton monogramming, it fuses futuristic appeal with a heritage nod to the past.
WHERE TO COP: Available in various colorways at Louis Vuitton for £780 GBP (approximately $965 USD).
This vibrant silhouette was popular throughout fashion month, having also been spotted in London. The bulky, 3D design ensures these kicks stand out in a crowd with the blocky, tonal colorways making these sneakers the perfect option to brighten up any monochrome looks.
WHERE TO COP: Available at Prada stores and online for £740 USD (approximately. £918 USD)
Kiko Kostadinov x ASICS Gel-Delva
Bulgarian-born, London-based designer Kiko Kostadinov’s partnership with ASICS on the Gel-Delva silhouette has been a fave amongst fashionistas for the past few months. The comfort levels ensure these trainers are ideal for long days running between shows at fashion week whilst the minimal, yet captivating cage-like overlay encourages onlookers to do a double-take as they try to decipher the design.
WHERE TO COP: Available at END. for £249 GBP (approximately $308 USD).
Proving that chunky dad shoes still reign supreme is adidas Originals’ Magmur Runner. Spotted here in all-white, the comfy, elevated trainers have a bouncy midsole that adds a little height and a mixed-material upper with Three Stripe detailing. These practical kicks are ideal for everyday use and stylish enough to wear even on more special occasions.
WHERE TO COP: available at adidas’ web store for £100 GBP (approximately $123 USD)