Searches for this shoe style have increased by over 50 per cent but can you guess the most popular shoe style of 2017 so far?
We are nearly over halfway through 2017 and with the weather changing almost everyday, it is difficult to plan your wardrobe. Pumps, sandals or ankle boots, what to wear?! However, even accounting for the unpredictable climate, we’d bet that the most popular shoe style of the year so far will still surprise you.
According to Pinterest, searches for pink trainers have seen a 55% increase since the start of the year. While they might not have picked up the same cult following as other shoe styles, the hype around them is set to continue as the year goes on.
Why? Well, ‘millennial pink’ has been declared the colour of the season this year! Pinterest as seen a 30% increase in searches for this hue. Plus, loads of celebs have been sporting the shade, and bloggers everywhere have been raving about the stylish and practical shade, especially when it’s on trainers.
Your first thought when picturing pink trainers might have been brash, neon coloured shoes, don’t let that put you off. Have faith in the millennial pink trainer trend, because the actual colours within this trend range from dusty pink to rose gold, so there’s an array of loveliness that will appeal to most.
And luckily, if you want to invest in your own pair the high street has lots of options. You don’t necessarily have to opt for a classic trainer brand like Nike, Adidas or Reebok either. Stores like Marks & Spencer, New Look and ASOS all have their own fabulous pink trainer on offer! Shop around for the perfect pair of pink trainers for you.
Our edit of the best pink trainers around:
Marks & Spencer, £19.50
Reebok X Spirit Classic Leather, £64.95
Adidas Gazelle, £75
Nike air Max Thea, £90
Superga **2750 Trainers, £54.99
New Look Suedette Trainers, £19.99
So whether you pair them with a pair of culottes, jeans or casual t-shirt dress, pink trainers will keep you looking trendy and feeling comfy! After all, it is the most popular shoe trend for a reason…