New season, new sneakers? A reliable way to give your wardrobe a mid-year refresh, purchasing a pair of brand new trainers is perhaps one of modern man’s most satisfying indulgences.
The sneaker scene might have evolved from last year’s trend for the ugly into something a little more diverse, but 2019’s iterations have retained a sense of fun. And depending on how brave you are, there is plenty of statement-making footwear around at the moment, from Maison Margiela’s mind-meltingly pricy Fusion sneakers to the popular Nike React Element 87.
How to pick the ones that will work for you is another story. Scrolling through the hundreds of sneakers around at the moment is all part of the fun, but to make things slightly easier, we’ve picked out five sneakers that are perfect for summer.