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Shoes

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.
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Basketball Player-Backed Sneakers
Basketball Player-Backed Sneakers
Kyrie Irving Teases the Upcoming 'Kyrie 9' Silhouette
Kyrie Irving recently teased his upcoming Nike silhouette at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles alongside names like Trae Yong, Cole Anthony, and Scottie Barnes. The players gathered at the school... MORE
Breathable Sculptural Sneakers
Breathable Sculptural Sneakers
adidas Reveals the New Quake-Inspired 'adiFOAM Q' Silhouette
adidas’ ‘adiFOM Q’ was originally mistaken for a YEEZY model when it was first teased, due to its sculptural, rock-like exterior that resembles the YEEZY Foam RNNR. The upcoming release is... MORE
Sporty Low-Cut Sneakers
Sporty Low-Cut Sneakers
Eytys Launched Four New Colorways for its 'Santos' Silhouette
Eytys launched a new set of four colorways for its iconic Santos silhouette. The popular low-cut sports sneaker is now available in black, blue, yellow, and white colorways. The black Santos sneaker... MORE
Body-Tracking Metaverse Shoes
Body-Tracking Metaverse Shoes
These Full-Body Tracking Shoes Translate Wearer to Player Movements
There’s a pair of Full-Body Tracking Shoes that are now on Kickstarter and these ones created by virtual reality company Surplex promise to change the way people move in the metaverse. This... MORE
Ultra-Soft Suede Sneakers
Ultra-Soft Suede Sneakers
Puma and nanamica Launch the 'Suede Vintage' Collection
European sportswear giant Puma has teamed up with Japanese fashion label nanmica to launch the ‘Suede Vintage’ collection, which consists of two new Puma Suede styles that feature... MORE
Ceramic Pottery-Inspired Sneakers
Ceramic Pottery-Inspired Sneakers
END. and adidas Unveil the New 'Ultraboost OG Ceramic Craze'
END. has partnered with sportswear giant adidas to launch an all-new version of the widely popular ‘Ultraboost’ sneaker model dubbed the ‘Ultraboost OG Ceramic Craze.’... MORE
Minimalist Performance Sandals
Minimalist Performance Sandals
The Chaco Bodhi Sandal Weighs in at 9.56-Ounces
The Chaco Bodhi sandal is a lightweight performance footwear style created with minimalist adventurers in mind to help them maintain agility on any terrain. The footwear style is rated as 50%... MORE
Heat-Reactive Sandals
Heat-Reactive Sandals
Havaianas & MARKET Created Color-Changing Thermo-Reactive Flip-Flops
Flip-flop brand Havaianas and MARKET, a Los Angeles-based streetwear label, collaborated on a pair of heat-reactive sandals that change their appearance in response to the temperature. The color-... MORE
Work Protest
Office workers are protesting mandated returns to the office
Trend - Having grown accustomed to working remotely for several months, office workers are increasingly protesting mandates that require workers to go back to the office. Workers are now quitting, organizing against such policies, and/or ignoring these policies and continuing to work from home.
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Avocado-Focused Sneaker Colorways
Avocado-Focused Sneaker Colorways
Nike Debuts an Avocado-Inspired Women's Dunk Low Silhouette
Nike is returning with a playful footwear silhouette that hones in on an unlikely subject: an avocado. The women’s Nike Dunk Low in ‘Avocado’ perfectly embodies the sneaker’s name, coming... MORE
Monochromatic Suede Sneakers
Monochromatic Suede Sneakers
nanamica and Puma Link Up for the 'Suede VTG' Sneaker
Tokyo label nanamica announced it is tapping Puma for its latest ‘Suede VTG’ footwear offering. Arriving with GORE-TEX technology, the sneakers boast a monochromatic design and come in two... MORE
Soccer Star-Designed Moccasins
Soccer Star-Designed Moccasins
Clarks and Raheem Sterling Team Up to Deliver New 'Wallabee' Model
Footwear label Clarks has partnered with Chelsea soccer player Raheen Sterling to launch an all-new shoe collection that will be stocked and sold at JD Sports. The new collection consists of a... MORE
Warning Label-Decorated Sneakers
Warning Label-Decorated Sneakers
Nike Shares the 'Warning Label' SB Blazer Mid Ahead of Fall
Arriving alongside the ‘Lilac’ colorway, Nike introduces a new and refreshing take on the ‘SB Blazer Mid’ silhouette that incorporates airport customs warning labels. The sneakers... MORE
Two-Tone Football Sneakers
Two-Tone Football Sneakers
Arsenal and adidas Reunite to Add Footwear to the Team's Third Kit
Arsenal and adidas have reunited for a new footwear offering that comes as a part of the team’s third kit. The Gunners and adidas have pioneered a new iteration of the popular ‘Ozweego’... MORE
Wisteria Tree-inspired Sneakers
Wisteria Tree-inspired Sneakers
ASICS Debuts a Purple Suede 'Wisteria' Version of the GEL LYTE III
Footwear brand ASICS has unveiled yet another version of its beloved GEL-LYTE III silhouette, this time reimagining the sneaker via a ‘Wisteria’ color scheme and design. As its name... MORE
Blue High-Top Sneakers
Blue High-Top Sneakers
Nike is Relaunching its 'Columbia Blue' Colorway for the AF1's Anniversary
Nike announced the relaunch of its ‘Columbia Blue’ colorway for the Nike Air Force 1 silhouette. This colorway is being revived to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Air Force 1 itself.... MORE
Minimalist Neutral-Toned Sneakers
Minimalist Neutral-Toned Sneakers
Nike Launches the Dunk Low Silhouette in a New Gray and White
Nike has launched a new two-tone Dunk Low silhouette that comes in shades of gray and white. The sneaker giant recently announced the forthcoming release of the ‘Reverse Panda’ colorway and has... MORE
Eye-Catching Paneled Sneakers
Eye-Catching Paneled Sneakers
ASICS and Awake NY Launch a Striking 'GEL-LYTE III' Capsule
Footwear brand ASICS has joined forces with fashion designer Angelo Baque to release a limited-edition Awake NY-branded GEL-LYTE III collection. The new capsule comes as a follow-up to these two... MORE
Upgraded Athleisure Sneakers
Upgraded Athleisure Sneakers
adidas Unveils the 'NMD V3' in a Wide-range of Colorways
Sportwear giant adidas has returned with a new version of its iconic NMD silhouette, which took the sneaker world by storm when it was first released in 2015. The newest iteration of the beloved... MORE
Performance-Focused Running Sneakers
Performance-Focused Running Sneakers
Hi-Tec Revamps Silhouettes of the Past with the 'HTS74' Line
Hi-Tec introduces a new Spring/Summer 2023 lookbook for the ‘HTS74’ line. Initially launched in 1974, the ‘HTS74’ is comprised of performance-focused footwear silhouettes that incorporate... MORE
Chunky Sole Chelsea Boots
Chunky Sole Chelsea Boots
Blundstones' New 'Lug Boot' Silhouette Has Streetwear Appeal
Australian footwear brand Blundstone has introduced an all-new boot silhouette called the ‘Lug Boot,’ which offers an updated take on the brand’s iconic Originals Chelsea boot.... MORE
Street-Designed Suede Footwear
Street-Designed Suede Footwear
Birkenstock Taps Five Creatives for the Zurich and Kyoto Models
Birkenstock has tapped five creatives from Berlin and London in an effort to embody what contemporary streetwear looks like. Each artist has put their creative spin on select Birkenstock models that... MORE
Leather Footwear Restocks
Leather Footwear Restocks
Magnus Ronning Restocks its 'Buckle Shoe' and 'Walking Boot'
Magnus Ronning has restocked its successful leather ‘Type 0-1 Buckle Shoe’ and ‘Type 0-2 Walking Boot.’ The brand has recently partnered with the likes of Carmen Boyd on a series of home... MORE
Italian Dessert-Inspired Sneakers
Italian Dessert-Inspired Sneakers
Nike Unveils the Smooth Air Max 90 Futura 'Neapolitan' Model
Sportswear giant Nike has announced that it will be giving its Air Max 90 Futura the ‘Neapolitan’ makeover, which has previously been showcased on iconic silhouettes such as the Air... MORE
Movement-Focused Performance Sneakers
Movement-Focused Performance Sneakers
adidas Originals Launches the 'NMD V3' in Six Colorways
adidas Originals is returning with a new sneaker dubbed the ‘NMD V3,’ which is designed for highly active consumers. The NMD line fuses adidas signature styles and heritage with new, more... MORE