Top Five ‘Pink’ Trainers

Top left, clockwise:Gold pump, Marc Jacobs. Petrol blue slidder,Vans. Platform white sneakers,  Buffalo. Multi-coloured trainer, Puma X Solange. Iridescent high top, Nike

To be honest, I’m fickle when it comes to trainers. Some days they are simply the best item to have ever been made, and on other days they are pretty revolting. Maybe it depends on the occasion or who you are seeing that day. For the past couple of years I’ve had a strict trainer policy. They have to be all black, Nike Air’s and as chunky as poss to flatter my legs and give me a little extra height. But i think this all about to change with the extensive variety of brightly coloured, embellished, and even shiny trainers on offer. It’s not only me, designers such as Raf Simmons and Mary Katrantzou and even popstar Solange Knowles have put their names next to logos, designing and endorsing lines of trainers. It’s a bold step but we can do it together, now’s the time to branch out and try something new…