Sneakers go hip and chic

Nike Air Presto Brutal Honey.
Nike Air Presto Brutal Honey.PHOTOS: MARISSE CAINE/LEFTFOOT, LIMITED EDT, PEDDER ON SCOTTS, PUMA, SEEK, THE SOCIAL FOOT

With their bright colourways and interesting silhouettes, these sports shoes add style in and out of the gym.

Nike Air Presto Brutal Honey, $255, from Seek

A design from the 2000s and inspired by the fit of a T-shirt, the updated colourway is striking yet wearable.


Nike Air Flight Huarache, $179, from Leftfoot

Nike's classic 1990s basketball shoes have been given a fresh, all-white colourway - which is very on-trend.


Saucony Grid SD Derby in purple and light blue, $209, from The Social Foot

In celebration of this year's 142nd Kentucky Derby, an annual horse race held in Kentucky, United States, the US brand has released its Grid SDs in flamboyant colourways to match fancy racegoers.


Rick Owens x Adidas RO Runner, $850, from Pedder on Scotts

These leather sneakers are characteristic of American designer Rick Owens' minimalist signature. Guaranteed to turn heads.


Reebok LX8500, $159, from L.E Underground

Reebok's retro running silhouette for women is updated with a floral midsole graphic and in soft suede.


Puma R698 x Alife Peach Blue, $190, from Puma

Puma's collaboration with New York-based streetwear label Alife has resulted in cotton candy-coloured sneakers.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 12, 2016, with the headline 'Sneakers go hip and chic'. Print Edition | Subscribe