Nike Juvenate – Olive
Where to buy: Footlocker, Finish Line, online at Nike and other select retailers
This light and easy fit Nike sneaker is great for staying dry and comfy during the summer. There is no tongue, causing the sneaker to have a sock-like fit. The shoe comes in a variety of colors and can be worn as outerwear or for running and working out. After you go for your summer morning jog, there is no need to worry about going home to change kicks. You can literally rock the Juvenate’s throughout the day while staying dry.
Adidas Ultra Boost – White
Where to buy: Online and in-store at Adidas
The company is labeling this sneaker “the best running shoe ever” yet it is so comfortable that many people may not even use it for running. The Ultra Boost is very supportive due to its stretch web outsole and split heel counter. This shoe also adds 20% more of returning power and responsive feel which is more than any other energy boost model ever. This sneaker also comes in a wide range of colors and variations. Find the color that suits you best and dress comfortable and casual during these hot summer days.
Converse Chuck Taylor All Star High Top – Natural
Where to buy: Any local shoe retailers and online at nike.com
The ultimate classic shoe. This is a must-have for any sneaker collection, male or female. This unisex shoe was created in 1917. Its silhouette has been remastered year in and year out, yet it still embodies that original look. The All Star High Top comes with a durable rubber sole and is made predominantly out of cotton. You can literally dress these up with just about any piece of clothing item from your wardrobe. Perfect for the summer.
Women’s New Balance 515 Precious Metals Casual Shoe – Tropical Green
Price: SALE! $34.98
Where to buy: Online and in-store at Finish Line
Metallic sneakers are an ongoing trend and these lightweight New Balance’s definitely fit the style. Originally retailing at $69.99, they are currently on sale for half price. A great deal that is hard to pass up. The Precious Metals are made with mesh material for a breathable comfort. An extremely durable outsole made out of rubber with traction to keep you on your feet all day long. A great buy for the summer to give your outfit that vibrant pop.
Suede Classic Colored Women’s Sneakers – Rose Red
Where to buy: Online at us.puma.com and select shoe retailers
If you love suede material, this sneaker was made for you. Coming in two other color variations, this rose red is the most eye catching one of them all. This silhouette is a classic for Puma, yet they have made it even more flashy with the embossed graphic that can be seen all over the sneaker. The outer sole is made of rubber for durability. The Puma brand is making a strong comeback this summer. Do not miss out on the wave.
By Renee Oliver
Edited by Victoria Krute
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