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Despite only going on your feet, footwear has evolved tremendously over the years to provide consumers with not only function, but aesthetic appeal as well. Whether it’s on the runway or on store shelves, shoes have become more than just an ordinary wardrobe accessory. From high-tech footwear trends to DIY alternatives and futuristic designs, Trend Hunter’s shoes category is here to showcase how traditional fashion accessories are evolving.
Vegan Tennis-Inspired Sneakers
Vegan Tennis-Inspired Sneakers
The Roger is a Plant-Based Sneaker by On & Roger Federer
After investing in Swiss running brand On, Roger Federer is now lending his name to a new vegan, tennis-inspired sneaker with a stylish design. The tennis-style footwear design boasts a sleek,... MORE
Expansive Futuristic Footwear
Expansive Futuristic Footwear
LI-NING Unveils its FW20 Collection of Footwear Designs
LI-NING introduces a wide selection of futuristic footwear models that add to its Fall/Winter 2020 selection of sneakers. The progressive design is bold and captivating through its silhouettes and... MORE
Street-Inspired Colorful Sneakers
Street-Inspired Colorful Sneakers
size? Launches the Air Zoom Spiridon Cage 2 Inspired by Carnaby
UK-based footwear brand size? launches its latest collaborative project alongside Nike in the form of the Air Zoom Spiridon Cage 2 sneaker model. The duo draw inspiration from London’s own... MORE
Uniquely Designed Shoes
Uniquely Designed Shoes
Li-Ning Launches Captivating Styles in Its Fall/Winter 2020 Footwear Range
Li-Ning introduces its wide range of Fall/Winter 2020 footwear models and it captivates attention through its unique design throughout the whole collection. There are archival silhouettes that make... MORE
Heart Rate Sneaker Raffles
Heart Rate Sneaker Raffles
Heartbeats 4 Sneakers Prevents Bots from Auto-Purchasing
According to Highsnobiety, close to 100% of the traffic to popular releases comes from bots so Highsnobiety teamed up with payment brand Klarna to create Heartbeats 4 Sneakers. The sneaker raffle... MORE
Chaotically Stylish Sneaker Collections
Chaotically Stylish Sneaker Collections
The Nike 2020 ISPA Collection Includes Five Styles
The new Nike 2020 ISPA Collection has been unveiled by the brand with a number of footwear styles that highlight several ultra-modern silhouettes with slightly chaotic accents. The collection of... MORE
Energy-Saving Sneakers
Energy-Saving Sneakers
The MIZUNO ENERZY Signature Shoe Delivers a High Energy Return
THE MIZUNO ENERZY promises to deliver the highest energy return ratios in Mizuno product technology history, introducing consumers to an innovative footwear technology that will help them make the... MORE
Bot-Proof Raffles
Bot-Proof Raffles
Klarna's High Tech Smoooth Raffle Proves to Be a One-of-a-Kind Experience
The Smoooth Raffle, hosted by Klarna, is a revolution in the experience. The event features an extra-special entry system that uses BPM technology to measure the heartbeat of entrants. As a result,... MORE
Algae Chic
Fashion designers are introducing algae as a sustainable textile in their collections
Trend - Fabrics derived from algae have a low environmental impact and the material's potential is just beginning to be explored by the fashion and footwear industry—as designers are on the lookout for sustainable, recyclable and biodegradable resources.
Workshop Question - What biodegradable material can be implemented in your product or service?
Top 100 Fashion Trends in July
Top 100 Fashion Trends in July
From Face-Covering Antimicrobial Jackets to Fashion House Pivots
The wide range of July 2020 fashion trends explore the ways designers are preparing for the different seasons experienced throughout the globe. There are many creative designs being practiced and... MORE
Geometric Tonal Luxe Sneakers
Geometric Tonal Luxe Sneakers
Balenciaga's Drive Sneakers are Designed with a Stark Colorway
Balenciaga’s latest Drive sneakers are stark and bold informed by its latest colorway that is detailed by the red accents throughout the model. The luxury fashion house originally launched a... MORE
Top 40 Shoes Trends in July
Top 40 Shoes Trends in July
From Custom Wedding Sneaker Services to Subcutlure-Merging Boots
The July 2020 shoe trends are widely expansive and feature designs that prepare for any occasion in any season. There are silhouettes that cater to different terrains for function, athletic designs... MORE
Waterproof 3D-Printed Shoes
Waterproof 3D-Printed Shoes
The 'Bisca360' Shoe are High-Tech and Ultra-Resilient
The ‘Bisca360’ shoe is an ultra-modern casual footwear style created to help offer athletes and those who live fast-paced lifestyles alike with a way to maintain optimized comfort. The... MORE
Hightop Kevlar-Infused Hiking Boots
Hightop Kevlar-Infused Hiking Boots
The Naglev Unico Combat Waterproof Boots are Lightweight
The Naglev Unico Combat Waterproof Boots are the latest model from the brand that builds on the success of the low-top version that will provide avid hikers with a way to protect themselves when... MORE
Vibrant Chunky Sneaker Models
Vibrant Chunky Sneaker Models
SANKUANZ Launches a Captivating Sneaker for the SS20 Season
Chinese fashion brand SANKUANZ unveiled its Spring/Summer 2020 collection during Paris Fashion Week and within that presentation were two new pair of sneaker models. The two boast a low top... MORE
Pastry-Inspired Summer Sneakers
Pastry-Inspired Summer Sneakers
Maha Amsterdam and Vans Join Forces on the Classic Footwear
Vans works in collaboration with footwear retailer Maha Amsterdam on a new iteration of a familiar sneaker model for the summer season. Diving into the archives of Vault by Vans, the duo decorate... MORE
Tri-Tonal Sporty Shoes
Tri-Tonal Sporty Shoes
Nike Launches a New Iteration of Its Signature Air Max 90 Shoes
Nike recently unveiled a new tri-tonal iteration of its iconic Air Max 90 sneaker model following its patriotic USA colorway that launched last month. The latest update of the familiar silhouette... MORE
Summertime-Ready Tonal Sneakers
Summertime-Ready Tonal Sneakers
HUMAN MADE's Heart Shoes Boast a Vibrant Palette for SS20
HUMAN MADE launches three new Heart shoes for the season that are designed accordingly to the summer season. The colorful shoes are bold and adorned in playful patterning. Two of the three sneaker... MORE
Cream Tonal Performance Shoes
Cream Tonal Performance Shoes
HOKA ONE ONE's New Bondi L Sneaker Comes in an Earthy Tonal Palette
HOKA ONE ONE introduces its latest sneaker model in the form of the Bondi L silhouette and it features functional performance elements throughout its construction. The midsoles are optimally... MORE
Jungle Leaf Printed Sneakers
Jungle Leaf Printed Sneakers
adidas Introduces a New Design Iteration of the Ozweego Sneaker Model
adidas draws the archival Ozweego sneaker silhouette for the summer season once again with a new tonal update in the form of geometric jungle prints. There are two colorway options of the latest... MORE
Exclusive All-White Sneakers
Exclusive All-White Sneakers
Roger Federer and On Release a 1,000 Pairs of the Roger
Through a collaboration with contemporary brand On, famous tennis player Roger Federer is releasing his very own footwear silhouette—an all-white sneaker, with limited availability. On one hand,... MORE
Top 60 Shoes Trends in June
Top 60 Shoes Trends in June
From Exaggerated Rubber Sole Sneakers to Swiss Cheese-Resembling Shoes
This compilation of June 2020 shoe trends explore many different functions and style purposes for different seasons. The wide range of designs include footwear for athletic, fashion, artistic,... MORE
Moroccan Tile-Inspired Sneakers
Moroccan Tile-Inspired Sneakers
The KITH x Vans Slip-On Comes in Two Color Options
The KITH x Vans Slip-On is a new collaboration footwear style created by the brands to offer style-conscious consumers with a premium option to pick up this summer for wear in the warm weather. The... MORE
Hiking-Inspired Lifestyle Sneakers
Hiking-Inspired Lifestyle Sneakers
The Duke & Dexter Drake Suede Sneaker is Handmade in England
The Duke & Dexter Drake Suede Sneaker is a functional yet fashionable footwear option for those looking to maintain comfort when going about their daily routine. The shoe style from the Britain-... MORE
Athlete-Inspired Training Sneakers
Athlete-Inspired Training Sneakers
The adidas adizero adios Pro Sneakers Feature EnergyRods
The adidas adizero adios Pro Sneakers are a new piece of training gear created by the athletic apparel brand to offer wearers with a way to accelerate their capabilities. The sneakers were created... MORE